GAMES: ESL One expands to Asia with 3 new tournaments
March 5, 2019 Victoria Luz
Great news for SEA fans! One of the biggest Dota 2 organizers, ESL One, will be expanding its domain from Europe to SEA this 2019!
ESL One and ESL Asia announced that they will continue expanding their reach to Southeast Asia. In support to the SEA fans, ESL will deliver a new series of Dota 2 National Championships this time.
The project is dubbed as ESL National Championship 2019. It will involve four online qualifiers, namely for Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia
Nick Vanzetti, Senior Vice President of ESL Asia-Pacific Japan
“Southeast Asia represents an expansive market filled with growth potential and some of the best teams in the region. We truly believe our approach can help facilitate more SEA players into the international esports scene, creating a true Zero to Hero story for the region.”
It will feature the top 8 best teams from the four regions as they compete for the lion’s share
The qualifiers schedules are as follow:
Interested teams can sign-up to the respective qualifiers HERE.
So far, ESL Asia hasn’t released further details about the said series. However, knowing ESL One, we can expect that this will be a great tournament to watch.