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Gaimin Gladiators triumphantly win DOTA 2 ESL Berlin Major

May 12, 2023

GAIMIN, owner of Gaimin Gladiators ( is delighted to announce their DOTA2 team wins the ESL Berlin Major.

Formed just 18 months ago, the Gaimin Gladiators DOTA 2 team has rapidly propelled itself to become the world’s leading DOTA 2 team. Recently winning the ESL Lima Major and the DreamLeague Season 19 Grand Final, Gaimin Gladiators is the first team in history to win back-to-back Majors after winning the ESL Berlin Major over the weekend. 

Next stage in global domination for the team is the qualifiers for the DPC WEU Division 1 Tour 3 with the Major to be held in Bali and participation in the Gamers8 Riyadh Masters with its $15m prize pool.

Joseph Turner, General Manager for Gaimin Gladiators stated, “This is a monumental win for the DOTA2 team. Last year saw the team play together for the first time and achieve some significant success, however in 2023 they have exceeded all expectations. The team has gelled and has achieved the notable success of being the first team in DOTA2 history to win back to back Majors.”

Martin Speight, CEO of GAIMIN added, “Our decision to establish this team to create an outlet for our brand and identity for our target audience has been completely justified. We must all congratulate the team and their managers on what they have achieved in such a short space of time.”

Joseph concluded, “It is important to understand the turnaround this team has gone through over the last year. Commentators are now using phrases such as “World class”, “superior team” and “dominating the game”. With some of the quickest game wins ever seen, this team is gaining traction and followers at each event. We cannot be happier for the entire team and what they have achieved.”

Finally, to commemorate this achievement, GAIMIN have released a range of limited edition Digital Gaming Assets (DGAs) for the Berlin Major which can be collected by downloading the GAIMIN app and achieving the minimum levels of connectivity to These limited edition collectables extend the earlier collection for the 2022 roster and Lima Major sets. This Berlin Major set will be supplemented in the coming days with a limited edition Berlin Winners DGA. Collect these now whilst they are available, as the team progresses through tournaments, these early DGAs will be extremely rare and in demand from Gaimin Gladiators’ followers! Download the GAIMIN app from and start your collection today. 

About Gaimin Gladiators

Gaimin Gladiators ( were formed from the OCG Esports Club; a Canadian Esports organisation established in 2019 by brothers Nick and Alex Cuccovillo and Shawn Porter. Their aim was to conquer their chosen esports and since 2019 they have achieved significant success winning major events such as Dreamhack Canada for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and successfully competing in the highest pro-amateur league in North America. 

The OCG philosophy fully aligned with the GAIMIN principle of “No Gamer Left Behind” and made OCG the perfect fit for GAIMIN. Based on their gaming successes and principles, OCG is now part of GAIMIN and rebranded as Gaimin Gladiators. 

Gaimin Gladiators will represent GAIMIN in the global esports arena and build on their past successes and growth by participating in current and new esports verticals. Gaimin Gladiators’ roster currently comprises teams competing in DOTA 2, APEX Legends, Rocket League, PUBG Mobile and The Harvest. 


GAIMIN.IO Ltd (GAIMIN) is a UK and Swiss-based gaming company focused on helping the gaming community monetize the computational power of their gaming PC. GAIMIN has created a decentralized data processing network harnessing underutilized processing power typically found in gaming PCs to create a world-wide decentralized data processing network, delivering supercomputer performance. 

With a free-to-download PC-based application, GAIMIN monetizes the under utilised performance through innovative approaches to delivering supercomputer-level data processing performance from a world-wide network of independent processing devices which power GAIMIN.CLOUD. Focusing initially on video rendering and AI data processing, with an always available service to power blockchain computations, the GAIMIN data processing network is continuously delivering data processing services and returning rewards back to its user community. 

GAIMIN rewards users in its own cryptocurrency, GMRX which can then be used for purchases on the GAIMIN Marketplace for NFTs, in-game assets, accessories, and merchandise, or it can be converted to fiat or a different cryptocurrency.

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