Team Dignitas Invited to The International 3!
Mon 29th Apr 2013 - 5:20pm: DotA 2
We are incredibly pleased to announced that our DotA 2 team will be competing at The International 3 in Seattle, Washington, USA from August 7th to the 11th. The other teams who have already got an invite are DK, Virtus.Pro, Natus Vincere, Team Liquid, LGD, Alliance, Zenith, Fnatic, Invictus Gaming and Orange E-Sports. Valve will be providing teams with travel and hotel fair, as well as a place to practice prior to the main event.
The top eight teams are guaranteed money, but everyone has their eyes set on the first place prize of $1,000,000USD, which both Natus Vincere and Invictus Gaming have won in the past.
Ioannis 'Fogged' Loucas: "It’s been a long year for us and we’re really happy to finally have the invite to TI3. It’s been an amazing experience playing with this team and I look forward to competing on the biggest stage in the world at Benaroya Hall. Thanks to Valve and Icefrog for believing the in game and in us. We’re going to make the most of this opportunity. Thanks to everyone that’s been there with us, our friends, families, communities and our sponsors. Shoutout to Daniela."
Charlie 'Monolith' Yang: "It is incredibly gratifying to know that our hard work throughout the year has paid off with this invite to The International 2013. We’re not close to done yet and we’ll make sure that we continue to put in the time and the dedication needed for the opportunity that’s been granted to us. Thanks for Valve for supporting one of the richest and deepest games ever and having us at the greatest event to showcase it. We want to give a huge shoutout to all our fans, family, friends, stream viewers and sponsors for joining us on this ride and for supporting us along the way. See you guys in Seattle."