Cloud9 Secures America Slot in Asia Championships

Cloud9 scored a 3-2 victory over FIRE yesterday to secure the single America slot for the LAN finals in the Asia Championships. FIRE, who had previously lost to Cloud9 in the winners bracket finals, returned to rematch in the America grand finals after a victory in the losers bracket. With this victory, EternaLEnVy will lead his team in the LAN grand finals with the hope of taking home a major chunk of the $1.5 million prize pool.

Source: http://wiki.teamliquid.net/dota2/Dota_2_Asia_Championships

Source: http://wiki.teamliquid.net/dota2/Dota_2_Asia_Championships

Qualifiers continue today with the larger European bracket. PowerRangers so far have upset expectations, leading in the qualifying tournament with other major names taking a slot in the losers bracket. But fear not hardened fans of Team Tinker, Na’Vi and Virtus.Pro  unlike the America qualifiers second and third place of the tournament  one team will earn a spot in the wild card qualifiers to compete for two slots in the LAN grand finals.

Goodbye rares, I hardly knew ye

Goodbye rares, I hardly knew ye

European qualifiers are far from over and will continue until the 11th. Stay tuned to see who earns the coveted European slot!

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Greetings Nation! The name's Nick Bayer, I'm 25 and have identified as a gamer since my father brought home Commander Keen when I was 5. I currently work as a Medical Social Worker and spend all of my free time either gaming, spending time with my beautiful fiance, or gaming with my beautiful fiance. I gradated in 2013 from Grand Valley State University with a degree in Psychology, I currently am in my final semester at Grand Valley State University for a Masters in Social Work. I mainly use PC as my gaming platform of choice, primarily enjoying the genres of RPG, action-adventure, FPS, and strategy games (Including Grand Strategy!). I also play an unhealthy amount of Dota 2. My favorites include Max Payne 2, Bioshock 1, Crusader Kings 2, The Ace Combat series (4-6), and Spec Ops: The Line. My favorite games are the ones that excel at telling wonderful stories!

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