- ESL One Hamburg was announced as the annual German Dota tournament. The top eight teams will compete against each other in Hamburg, Germany on Oct. 28 for $250,000.
- Our very own, Sebastian “Carno” Angel-Riano, released his team tier list heading into the month of February. Check out the entire list here.
- The StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 3 qualifiers concluded. Over the past month, Team VG.J, iG Vitality, TNC Pro Team, Team Liquid, Team Secret and Digital Chaos fought their way through their respective region’s qualifiers to earn a spot at the LAN finals. They will compete against each other and the two direct invite teams, Wings Gaming and OG, starting on Feb. 23.
- The Dota 2 Asia Championships qualifiers for America, Southeast Asia, Europe and CIS have begun. The qualifiers for each region have the eight teams split into two groups of four with the top two teams in each group advancing to their region’s bracket. The winner of that double-elimination bracket will become the qualified team from their region. After two days of play, the standings are as follow (courtesy of Liquipedia.net).
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That is all for the news from Dota 2 this week, but we’ll be back next Saturday with more of the same.
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