Noshang Invitational: a new $10,000 Dota 2 tournament
Starting tomorrow, February 10th, and set to end shortly after the Major, Nonshang Invitational will feature some of the European squads that missed the ticket to Shanghai.
Sixteen teams will battle in a double elimination bracket with best-of-three series and a best of five grand finals for a share at the $10,000 prize pool money. The tournament will kick off tomorrow with Burden United taking on Team Averia and it’s expected that all the games from the first round of the upper bracket to be played until the Shanghai Major.
Round 1 - Best of 3
Round 4 - Best of 3
Round 2 - Best of 3
Round 5 - Best of 3
Round 6 - Best of 3
Best of 5
Once the Major starts, Nonshang will pause for the entire main event period and will resume shortly after the second Dota 2 Major will have its winners decided.
Nonshang prize pool distribution:
1st place: $6,000
2nd place: $3,000
3rd place: $1000
Nonshang Invitational will be streamed by Game Show on the Azubu platform in both English and Russian languages.