- TNC Predators qualified in the semifinals of the biggest DOTA 2 tournament in the world
- They will represent Southeast Asia and will face other professional players all over the world
- The squad hopes to bring home part of the prize pool from The International 2019 amounting to P1 billion
No one can stop the TNC Predator from claiming their slot on the biggest and most anticipated DOTA 2 tournament in the world.
Using their teamwork and best gaming skills, they were announced to represent Southeast Asia in The International 2019 which will be held in Shanghai, China on August 20-25.
“Ladies and gents, your #TI9 SEA representative,” written on the caption posted on the team’s official Facebook page.
The prize pool amounting to P1 billion awaits the best teams who will win against other professional players on the popular DOTA 2 tournament.
TNC Predator came prepared against China’s Royal Never Give Up during the recent Epicenter Major event in Moscow, Russia. They were able to score 2-1 against China; making them receive an invite for the semifinals of The International 2019.
“Securing our place at #TI9 is one thing, and making a deeper run here is another. We will get back soon, one objective at a time,” said TNC Predator on Twitter with #StrongerTogether and #SummonYourStrength.
They also thanked their fans and supporters for continouosly believing on them.
TNC Predator has five Filipino members namely Nico Barcelon aka “Eyyou,”Kim Villafuerte aka “Gabbi,” Armel Paul Tabios aka “Armel,” Carlo Palad aka “Kuku,” and Timothy Randrup “Tims.”
They will play against 11 other teams on The International 2019 which will take place for first time in Asia.