WCG 2012: DotA and Dota 2 groups drawn

Posted by Ulrich "KongoTime" Hanten at 13 November 2012 19:09
KUNSHAN, CHINA - The groups for the DotA disciplines of the WCG 2012 grand final have been drawn. The event will take place from November 29th until December 2nd.

Throughout the entire year, national qualifiers have been held from which the following teams emerged victorious, thus are now allowed to participate in the ultimate showdown.

WCG 2012
Group AGroup BPrize Money
China iG
Mongolia Elite Home Players
South Korea - TBD -
Russia Garaj
Belarus DevilMice
Ukraine - TBD -
Malaysia Orange
Germany uebelst
Mongolia LoF
China DK
1st Place - $20,000
2nd Place - $9,000
3rd Place - $4,000
Group AGroup BPrize Money
China iG
Mongolia Almighty
Uzbekistan QAQ
Mongolia Avengers
China DK
South Korea - TBD -
1st Place - $10,000
2nd Place - $5,000
3rd Place - $2,000

A few preliminary tournaments are yet to be held; wether the winner of the Ukrainian bracket manages to make the preperations required to attend the event, shall be doubted at this point however.

Everybody who will go on the journey gets the chance to compete for staggering amounts of money. $33,000 being paid for Dota 2 as well as $18,000 for DotA will surely make organizations think twice wether to send their squad or not. Orange Esports already confirmed their participation via facebook.

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