C1675ed37f889cbb669ad3d757fb8543

image source

Finally, the GIGABYTE E-Sports Tournament - International DotA Cup for 2012 is about to reach its much awaited climax. Everyone, get ready to get hyped, as this October 20-21 brings you the GEST-IDC All-Star Weekend! 

With the best South-East Asian WC3 DotA players competing in a string of 1v1 and 5v5 showmatches this weekend, only the most entertaining and high-level games are expected to come out. 

This weekend features a whopping 15 1 on 1 only-mid battles between the players we have all known and loved. But before we proceed to the competitors, here are the rules for battle:

1v1 Rules

  • Best of 3
  • Game mode is -oiomnpsh
  • Winner is the first to kill the opponent 3 times or push 2 towers
  • 4v4 money (800 gold)
  • The following heroes are not allowed: Phoenix, Ember Spirit, Legion Commander, Meepo, Skywrath Mage
  • While the following items are not allowed: Soul Ring, Bottle

And now, for the 1v1 lineups:

Team GIGABYTE Team PlayCyberGames
GIGABYTE]iD-sD_ Mski_Jay_Pcolor
PacificBybEMAXX iZONEGIGABYTEam/Joven
PacificHugEMAXX/Jutan Mski_Wtz_Pcolor
MSIEvoGTRRTnC iZONEGIGABYTEkC/Kel
Gse7en-VrKat PacificChnEMAXX
Orange_kyxy RoccatLNeo-InTs
GIGABYTE]iD-nn MiTH-TrLaKelz
DrmzLed-Owey-SS MiTH-TrlaabBAA
iZONEGIGABYTEsk/Atong GIGABYTE]iD-min
SVR[eS]Bee Gse7en-kalay
 MSievoGTkimoTnC DrmzLed-Yosh-SS
DrmzLed-JuLz PacificLWYPALIT
Orange_Mushi-My LedionRaraUST
PacificRCGPALIT/Santino Orange_YMT-My
GGnet-GoDz CyberClasher

But to cap things off, we can't forget about the heart of competitive DotA: the good ol' 5v5 clashes!

The mentioned 30 players above shall also be divided into three groups of five, for three 5v5 series. The division is as follows:

Team Gigabyte Team PlayCyberGames
Series 1
GGnet-GoDz Mski_Jay_Pcolor
Orange_Mushi-My iZONEGIGABYTEam/Joven
DrmzLed-JuLz Mski_Wtz_Pcolor
PacificRCGPALIT/Santino iZONEGIGABYTEkC/Kel
PacificBybEMAXX PacificChnEMAXX
Series 2
SVR[eS]Bee RoccatLNeo-InTs
GIGABYTE]iD-nn MiTH-TrLaKelz
GIGABYTE]iD-sD MiTH-TrlaabBAA
Orange_kyxy GIGABYTE]iD-min
Gse7en-VrKat Gse7en-kalay
Series 3
MSievoGTkimoTnC DrmzLed-Yosh-SS
MSIEvoGTRrTnC PacificLWYPALIT
PacificHugEMAXX/Jutan LedionRaraUST
DrmzLed-Owey-SS Orange_YMT-My
iZONEGIGABYTEsk/Atong CyberClasher

With the introductions over with, look forward to the high-octane fights that are sure to happen this coming weekend!

 

Source