The i50 Dota 2 groups are here and there are some familiar faces as we see the return of old and new teams. Such as the favoured Reason Gaming, Team Infused and Wat a Stack. The tournament is sponsored by Tt eSPORTS, who have provided Multiplay with additional prizes, on top of the £2500 cash prize.
You can find the stream here and we hope to see everyone there to join us for some great UKDota action!
Today ESL UK announced that they will be hosting an online qualifier for epic.TWELVE. Beginning on the 14th of December, the qualifiers will give up to 32 teams a chance to fight for free entry and access to exclusive turn up and play area, reserved for the top winning qualifier teams.
Today ESL UK announced their partnership with Epic.LAN for the next instalment of the popular LAN series, Epic.TWELVE.
The joint venture between ESL UK and Epic.LAN will kick off their proceedings with a £3,000 Dota 2 LAN tournament at Epic.TWELVE in February 2014.
Loser Bracket victors Wat A Stack took on Gief me Mana in a Bo3 Grand Final yesterday; concluding the Plantronics UKDota.net Open with a display of contrasting but interesting Dota.
Gief Me Mana started the day with a one game Winner Bracket Advantage, meaning Wat A Stack needed 2 game wins without reply to clinch the title.
You can find the Grand Final VODs here.
Yesterday brought us a great game between Team Infused and GIFF ME MANA in which GMM gave us one of the most unusual drafts of the tournament to face off against Infused’s solid draft. GIEF ME MANA will face the winner of the Lower Bracket finals in the best-of-three Grand Final this Friday, the 22nd of November at 20:00 GMT.
Twitch.tv VOD, cast by Mr Blakadder and durka.
You can view the brackets on BinaryBeast.
The Plantronics UKDota.net Open should be well and truly finished now however due to Dota 2 network issues, the games got delayed and as we fell behind the schedule meaning we could not wrap it up last night.
There is no need to worry though - the Lower Bracket games will be played out by the teams themselves throughout the week whereas the Winner Bracket Final and Grand Final will be officially scheduled and cast by Mr Blakadder and durka.
You can view the tournament brackets here.
This weekend we’ve got a lot of big action coming your way with the elimination stages of the Plantronics UKDota.net Open.
The top 16 teams that made it out of the group stages have now advanced into the double elimination playoffs.
Note: Games start at 15:00,
Tournament brackets can be found on Binary Beast.
Groups for the Plantronics UKDota.net Open have concluded, of the teams that played only eight remain who will proceed to playoffs with the top teams from last weekend.
Brackets will be published on Thursday, the 14th of November.
The last of the dust has settled after Day 1 of the Plantronics UKDota.net Open and the 8 teams left standing will progress to the single elimination brackets on the 17th of November. Groups C and D will fight it out next Sunday to reach the last 16, keep paying attention to UKDota.net for more information in the coming week. VODs of the tournament can be found on the Multiplay's channel, cast by Mr Blakadder and durka.
The newly revamped Reason Gaming Dota 2 team will be making their LAN debut tomorrow in the Electronic Sports World Cup in Paris. Reason's first match will be against Zero Respect, a team playing in their home country. Group stages will be tough for Reason, Empire in particular. However we at UKDota.net will be supporting them to see them pull through group stages and into the playoffs.