A bunch of high European Dota 2 groups, along with Epic Esports Occasions and WePlay! Esports have launched a brand new Dota 2 competitors known as OMEGA League. The competitors can be divided into two areas – Europe and Americas. Europe will characteristic a $550Okay USD prize pool break up between two divisions, whereas the Americas area could have a mixed $40Okay prize pool.
The league can be organized by WePlay! Esports and Epic Esports Occasions, with WePlay! dealing with the primary English broadcast and RuHub, a frequent Dota 2 broadcast channel, streaming the Russian-language broadcast.
Individuals within the OMEGA League embrace Crew Secret, Natus Vincere, Crew Liquid, Virtus.professional, Alliance, Ninjas in Pyjamas, FlytoMoon, Nigma, North American workforce Evil Geniuses and two-time The Worldwide champions OG. Two extra groups will be a part of the primary league by a closed qualifier.
The principle occasion will run from Aug. 14 – Sept. 6, filling the hole in Dota 2’s occasion calendar left by the postponement of the sport’s world championship occasion, The Worldwide. No model sponsors have been revealed on the time of writing.