Gamers8 Reveals Preliminary Dota 2 Workforce Invitations for $4 Million Riyadh Masters 2022
The Riyadh Masters 2022 will function a complete of 10 groups, together with one of the best on the earth resembling PSG.LGD, Workforce Liquid, and Workforce Spirit.
The event, which is able to happen in a LAN atmosphere from twentieth to twenty fourth July, will embody seven invited groups and three groups that superior through the Avid gamers With out Borders 2022 occasion.
The Riyadh Masters 2022 will function a whopping $4 Million USD complete prize pool.
Within the lead as much as the Riyadh Masters 2022, Gamers8 revealed the preliminary set of collaborating Dota 2 groups. This event is ready to happen from twentieth to twenty fourth July in a LAN setting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and can function ten groups, together with one of the best on the earth like PSG.LGD and Workforce Spirit. A complete of seven groups will probably be instantly invited, whereas three others have already superior via the Avid gamers With out Borders 2022 occasion which was held earlier this 12 months. The prize pool of the occasion will probably be $4 Million USD. Moreover, an extra $1 million will probably be accessible for donation to “assist collaborating orgs.”
All that we all know in regards to the Riyadh Masters 2022 up to now
“The time has come! Be part of us for the Riyadh Masters,” Gamers8 wrote on Twitter because it introduced the occasion’s schedule, prize pool, variety of groups, and trailer through its Twitter account.
Following this, 4 of the invited groups had been revealed in a collection of tweets, with three extra but to be introduced. Nevertheless, Tundra Esports’ assist participant Martin “Saksa” Sazdov, throughout a latest post-match winner’s interview said that they had been heading to Saudi Arabia in per week for a LAN occasion.
Workforce Secret (Western Europe)
Workforce Spirit (Jap Europe)
OG (Western Europe)
Tundra Esports (Western Europe)
The Avid gamers With out Borders 2022 event, which came about from 4th to eighth Might and included a $2 million prize pool dedicated to charity contributions, noticed Workforce Liquid win in Europe, Royal By no means Give Up win in Asia, and Deboosters win within the Center East and North Africa (MENA). These three groups will probably be current on the Riyadh Masters 2022 as effectively.
The occasion’s ten groups will probably be divided into two teams of 5. All group stage collection will probably be Bo2s, whereas all playoff collection will probably be Bo3s.
Whereas it’s unknown how the $4 Million will probably be cut up among the many 10 groups, the occasion is predicted to realize a number of traction because of its excessive prize pool. Other than Valve’s The Internationals (TI), the place the prize pool surpassed $40 million at TI10, different third-party and Valve occasions up to now haven’t seen such an quantity in line with esportsearnings. So, a $4 Million USD prize pool is predicted to make Riyadh Masters 2022 the most important Dota 2 occasion outdoors of The Worldwide.
The Riyadh Masters won’t solely serve a excessive prize pool, however will even supply top-tier Dota 2 gameplay and the potential for nice storylines with the world’s greatest groups. The grand finalists of TI10, Workforce Spirit, and PSG.LGD, will seemingly face one another for the primary time since October 2021. It’s going to even be intriguing to watch how reigning Main winner OG performs in opposition to Chinese language groups who didn’t compete on the Stockholm Main 2022.
The occasion will even function precious interregional preparation for a few of the groups that must carry out effectively on the PGL Arlington Main in early August.
Along with Dota 2, Gamers8 can be internet hosting tournaments for different esports titles resembling Rocket League, Fortnite, Rainbow Six Siege, and PUBG Cellular. The occasions run from 14th July until twentieth August, boasting a complete prize pool of $15 Million.