The International 2012 Announced
Submitted by dpm on Thu, 10/05/2012 - 03:49
The International 2012 venue and dates announced on the Official Dota 2 Blog! Valve's Dota 2 event of the year is back and is expected to make a big bang at Benaroya Hall in Seattle, US from August 31 to September 2. Sixteen elite teams will be fighting for a piece of the enormous prize pool. Defending champion, Na`Vi, and top DotA team, DK, are the first two invited teams.
(Source: Seattle Symphony)
To read about how they received the news and what the invites look like, you can read ^^DragonFist^^'s posts about Na`Vi and DK.
Stay tuned for the latest updates at the Official Dota 2 Blog, Facebook and Twitter! Check out the official archives of the first edition of The International with it's USD 1.6M prize pool for a glimpse of the greatness up ahead.
Which teams do you hope will be invited? What are you looking forward to the most?
(Source: Official Dota 2 Blog)
Clement 'Puppey' Ivanov
Danil 'Dendi' Ishutin
Alexander 'XBOCT' Dashkevich
Dmitriy 'LightofHeaven' Kupriyanov
Sergey 'ARS-ART/Smile' Revin
Left to Right: Super, Zippo, LongDD, BurNing and rOtk
(Source: DK Microblog)
Zhilei 'BurNing' Xu
Xiang 'LongDD' Huang
Xiong 'Zippo' Zhou
Fan 'rOtk' Bai
Junhao 'Super' Xie
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