WESG: Tournament without stellar Canadians. EternalEnVy Aui_2000 and stayed at home [Dota 2]
23 September, 2016 / id: 2101
David "MoonMeander" Tang told the community that players from Canada does not see the point of playing the qualification to WESG due to the fact that in case of victory, they will not be able to get to the regional finals, which will take place in Brazil.
Member of Digital Chaos, David "MoonMeander" Tan, wrote on Twitter that the reasons for which he and his teammates can not influence, he was forced to withdraw from the WESG regional qualification.
The thing is that the final selections of the American region (which includes North and South America) will be held in one of the Brazilian cities. By an unfortunate coincidence, just recently, the employees of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil, as well as embassies and consulates on strike.
In this regard, it has been suspended indefinitely the issuance of documents required for foreign citizens to enter the country. "Canadians are now impossible to get a visa to Brazil", - says David. At the end of his treatment Moon proposes to move the venue of the regional finals in another country - for example, in the US or Canada.
We remind you that the main feature of the rules of this championship is that it can compete only team of formation on a national basis. To participate in the qualifying Moon was going to join forces with such well-known players like Kurtis "Aui_2000" LingJacky "EternaLEnVy" Mao, Theeban "1437" Siva, and Korea, Kim "Febby" Yong-min, who has dual citizenship.
Finals amerikansih qualifications will be held from 21 to 23 October in Sao Paulo, Brazil. According to the results of the regional finals of the guaranteed paid vouchers for WESG Global Grand Finals in China will have 6 winners! On LAN'e in Sao Paulo will also be raffled off a prize pool of $ 75,000.
The total prize fund WESG finals will be 3.7 million dollars. The sum will be divided between the four disciplines: Dota 2, Counter Strike: Global Offensive, StarCraft II, and Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft. One and a half million dollars will play on Dota 2 teams (the winner will get $ 800,000). Just a final tournament for Dota 2 will be attended by 24 staff, 8 of them from Europe and the CIS, 3 from Africa and Central Asia, 6 from North and South America, as much of the Asia-Pacific region and the only one from China.