Gamers8 Reveals Preliminary Dota 2 Group Invitations for $4 Million Riyadh Masters 2022
The Riyadh Masters 2022 will characteristic a complete of 10 groups, together with the perfect on the earth resembling PSG.LGD, Group Liquid, and Group Spirit.
The match, which can happen in a LAN atmosphere from twentieth to twenty fourth July, will embrace seven invited groups and three groups that superior by way of the Avid gamers With out Borders 2022 occasion.
The Riyadh Masters 2022 will characteristic a whopping $4 Million USD complete prize pool.
Within the lead as much as the Riyadh Masters 2022, Gamers8 revealed the preliminary set of taking part Dota 2 groups. This match is ready to happen from twentieth to twenty fourth July in a LAN setting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and can characteristic ten groups, together with the perfect on the earth like PSG.LGD and Group Spirit. A complete of seven groups will probably be straight 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 out there for donation to “help taking part orgs.”
All that we all know in regards to the Riyadh Masters 2022 to this point
“The time has come! Be a 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 by way of its Twitter account.
Following this, 4 of the invited groups have been revealed in a collection of tweets, with three extra but to be introduced. Nevertheless, Tundra Esports’ help participant Martin “Saksa” Sazdov, throughout a current post-match winner’s interview said that they have been heading to Saudi Arabia in every week for a LAN occasion.
Group Secret (Western Europe)
Group Spirit (Japanese Europe)
OG (Western Europe)
Tundra Esports (Western Europe)
The Avid gamers With out Borders 2022 match, which befell from 4th to eighth Could and included a $2 million prize pool dedicated to charity contributions, noticed Group 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 numerous traction because of its excessive prize pool. Apart from Valve’s The Internationals (TI), the place the prize pool surpassed $40 million at TI10, different third-party and Valve occasions to this point haven’t seen such an quantity in keeping with esportsearnings. So, a $4 Million USD prize pool is predicted to make Riyadh Masters 2022 the largest Dota 2 occasion exterior of The Worldwide.
The Riyadh Masters is not going to solely serve a excessive prize pool, however can even provide top-tier Dota 2 gameplay and the potential for nice storylines with the world’s greatest groups. The grand finalists of TI10, Group Spirit, and PSG.LGD, will probably face one another for the primary time since October 2021. It would even be intriguing to look at how reigning Main winner OG performs in opposition to Chinese language groups who didn’t compete on the Stockholm Main 2022.
The occasion can even function helpful interregional preparation for a few of the groups that have to carry out effectively on the PGL Arlington Main in early August.
Along with Dota 2, Gamers8 can also be internet hosting tournaments for different esports titles resembling Rocket League, Fortnite, Rainbow Six Siege, and PUBG Cell. The occasions run from 14th July until twentieth August, boasting a complete prize pool of $15 Million.