3 of the 4 certified groups have actually been identified for ESL One Katowice 2019 as Gambit, intricacy as well as TNC Killer punch their ticket to the centerpiece.
The last weekend break teemed with Dota 2 activity and also for SEA, Europe as well as the Americas that suggested qualifiers for ESL One Katowice 2019. The occasion might not become part of the DPC occasions, however ESL has actually produced an excellent online reputation for their competitions, placing them amongst one of the most distinguished occasions to take part in.
8 groups got straight invites to the team phase while just 4 groups had a possibility to sign up with the rankings just via enduring on the battleground of qualifiers.
TNC Killer, recently equipped with Ryo “ryOyr” Hasegawa, discovered themselves in the grand finals versus Lotac after decreasing in the preliminary of the top braces. The SEA group promptly cleaned themselves off from their loss as well as resisted hard via the reduced brace removal collection removing Admiral and after that exacting retribution on DeToNator. In the grand finals, TNC bewildered Lotac 3:1 for the honor to stand for SEA at the centerpiece.
Gambit has actually gotten on a warm touch since late. The CIS group not just located themselves an area at Kuala Lumpur Major to begin the brand-new DPC 2018-2019 period however after that simply recently secured an area at the Bucharest Minor. Currently, simply days later on, Gambit has actually likewise discovered themselves a location amongst the leading groups heading to Poland after they bested Team 3:2 in the grand finals of the CIS/EU Qualifiers.
After a couple of lineup modifications and also stopping working to certify for either the Chongqing Major or the Bucharest Minor the group has actually lastly discovered a little bit of success to increase their self-confidence as well as energy. Their top brace run and also dominance has actually given them a long-awaited LAN place at ESL One Katowice.
The Chinese qualifiers have yet to be played yet are anticipated to happen following week.
Group Key was the first string to get a welcome as the safeguarding champs with NiP obtaining the 2nd invite. TI8 champs, OG, have actually currently validated their look and also the 4th welcomed group is none apart from discomfort Pc gaming. Fnatic’s welcome was promptly adhered to by Partnership’s and after that Group Aster with the last welcome mosting likely to Ahead Video gaming.
February 19-24th, 12 of the globe’s ideal Dota 2 groups will certainly be contending for a $300,000 reward swimming pool. The team phase is readied to occur from February 19-21th, adhered to by the centerpiece in the Spodek Field from February 22-24th. Once more, the ESL competition will certainly not become part of the DPC occasions for the brand-new period.