Dota 2 Asia Championships
America -- Jan 5 - 6
--- 4 team DE bracket, bo3
--- winner qualifies
Europe -- Jan 8 - 11
--- 8 team DE bracket, bo3
--- winner qualifies
--- rank2-3 to wildcard qualifiers
Asia -- Jan 10 - 15
--- 16 teams round robin, bo2
--- top4 qualify
--- rank5-6 to wildcard qualifiers
Wildcard -- Jan 28
--- 4 teams from qualifiers (2 EU, 2 Asia)
--- 2 teams (top2) from DSPL
Big God (Asia)
Best of 1 round robin, 16 teams
--- Rank 1-8 to main event upper bracket
--- Rank 9-12 to main event lower bracket
--- Rank 13-16 eliminated
MAIN EVENT -- Feb 5 - 9
Double elimination bracket
--- Upper bracket, bo3
--- Lower bracket, round 1 bo1
--- Lower bracket, round 2+ bo3
--- Grand Final, bo5
Casting: BTS (eng), StarLadder (ru)
Albums - Dota 2 Asia Championships
News for Dota 2 Asia Championships
We caught up with Vici Gaming captain and support player Xu 'fy' Lin Sen for an interview, in it among the things we talked about are the aftermath of Bai 'rOtk' Fan's retirement, Black^'s future, fresh blood in the Chinese scenes and the role of the support.
It is grand finals time and the two powerhouses of the East and the West will face off against each other. Both have had numerous encounters in the past, but who will claim the title in the most prestigious event outside of The International?
GosuGamers caught up with EHOME.Ohaiyo for an interview after their elimination from DAC. Ohaiyo talks about the mediocre performance of his team, the current condition of the Chinese scene and his predictions about the rest of the tournament.
The two Western juggernauts Team Secret and Evil Geniuses will clash against one another. It is their first match against one another since the groupstage and the winner will proceed to face off against Vici Gaming in the grand finals.
Tiebreakers for 12th
Wild card qualifiers
In this media pack you can find interviews with Xiao8, MiSeRy, Dread, Maybe, BurNing, Black, bOne7, SumaiL, s4, Zai, 1437, Dendi and PPD. That along with heaps of photos from the event.
The Dota 2 Asian Championship is set to be the biggest tournament outside of The International in 2015 with a gigantic prizepool of over 2 million dollars. 14 of the 16 protagonists are already settled to fight in Shangai’s Indoor Stadium while the top2 of the Wildcard Qualifier will join them in the prestigious event. Will Na'Vi crawl their way back to the top of the European scene? Is this the ZSMJ's comeback to the grand stage? Or is this the breakout tournament of PR?