Mineski Dota 2 Player Reprimanded For Using Racial Slur On Stream

By Yue Lynn on Apr 13, 2018

Image Credit: Cybersports.com
Image Credit: Cybersports.com

While basking in the limelight from their recent historical Dota 2 Asia Championships 2018 win, one Mineski’s Dota 2 player, Daryl Koh "iceiceice" Pei Xiang, had already courted trouble by using a racial slur in one of his recent streams on 11th April 2018. According to TiltReport, “a teammate in-game had suggested that his son be named "Daryl Jr.", when iceiceice responded that he didn't even like his own name due to what appears to be racist reasons.”

Image Credit: TiltReport
Image Credit: TiltReport

Following that, Daryl went on and said, “Why would they (his parents) name a yellow kid Daryl?”

“I do have a Ching Chong name,” he added next, referring to his Chinese name, ‘Pei Xiang’.

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnW7jQd2Oy4

Due to this, Twitch took swift action by making his Twitch channel ‘unavailable’.

Mineski Dota also issued an official statement on Facebook regarding the incident:

 As of now, iceiceice’s Twitch channel still remained inaccessible.

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