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 the perfect on this planet comparable to PSG.LGD, Workforce Liquid, and Workforce Spirit.
The match, which is able to happen in a LAN setting from twentieth to twenty fourth July, will embrace 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 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 function ten groups, together with the perfect on this planet like PSG.LGD and Workforce Spirit. A complete of seven groups might be immediately invited, whereas three others have already superior by the Avid gamers With out Borders 2022 occasion which was held earlier this yr. The prize pool of the occasion might be $4 Million USD. Moreover, an extra $1 million might be accessible for donation to “help taking part orgs.”
All that we all know in regards to the Riyadh Masters 2022 to date
“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 have been revealed in a collection of tweets, with three extra but to be introduced. Nonetheless, Tundra Esports’ help participant Martin “Saksa” Sazdov, throughout a current post-match winner’s interview acknowledged that they have 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 match, which passed off 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 might be current on the Riyadh Masters 2022 as properly.
The occasion’s ten groups might be divided into two teams of 5. All group stage collection might be Bo2s, whereas all playoff collection might be Bo3s.
Whereas it’s unknown how the $4 Million might be break up among the many 10 groups, the occasion is predicted to realize plenty 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 to date 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 exterior of The Worldwide.
The Riyadh Masters won’t solely serve a excessive prize pool, however may even provide 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 possible face one another for the primary time since October 2021. It is 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 may even function beneficial interregional preparation for among the groups that must carry out properly on the PGL Arlington Main in early August.
Along with Dota 2, Gamers8 can also be internet hosting tournaments for different esports titles comparable to 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.