DotA 2 Tournaments – Check Events, Series and Esports Results
DotA 2 is the most commercially successful esports discipline in history. The latest DotA 2 series – The International 9 (that's the name of DotA 2 world championship tournament) – was the biggest esports event of 2019. It had over 30 million dollars in its prize pool. No other game could stay even close to such earnings for top professional players during a single tournament series.
Maybe DotA 2 is not as popular as its main competitor, but the amount of funds invested into esports series by Valve makes this MOBA project the most exciting discipline for players, viewers, and of course, bettors.
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History of DotA 2 Esports and Betting Discipline
The concept of all modern MOBA games began with the Aeon of Strife user-created map for the original StarCraft. Then, the idea gained further development in another fan-made mod – the legendary and extremely popular Defense of the Ancients (obviously, DotA). Yes, the whole esports gaming genre and a separate industry began with one Warcraft III map.
During the time since 2003, DotA gained its fame but never became overwhelmingly popular in esports series. Original Warcraft creators – Blizzard Entertainment – did not feel the potential of the new concept, and never supported enthusiasts. Nevertheless, many organizations and communities tried to promote original DotA to the level of professional esports disciplines.
Things changed when Valve Software entered the scene. Using the fact that original publishers ignored the franchise, Valve announced the creation of DotA 2. It was not a completely new game but rather a remake of the existing project. Valve hired enthusiasts who worked on DotA. And on July 9 2013, DotA 2 was officially released.
During the beta status duration and after the release, DotA 2 had much of attention from fans, professionals and journalists. It improved and developed original ideas without changing the main concept of the original project. That is why fans loved DotA 2 much.
Throughout its history, DotA 2 turned from an ambitious newcomer into the market and esports leader. DotA 2 The International and 4 Major tournament series organized by Valve on a yearly basis became esports events with biggest prize pools among all event series in the world of esports.
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