Defenders of the Ancients ASSEMBLE!

Defenders of the Ancients ASSEMBLE!

A1 Adria Dota 2 Season 3 - Big shoutout to all of the Ancient Defenders of Adria! A1 Adria league is proud to welcome a completely new game in our League. This season came with the biggest change so far a new MOBA title. A game which doesn’t get that much exposure in our region, therefore, we decide to give it the honor it deserves!

Who is eligible to compete?

Everyone is welcome to sign up for the tournament as long as they are coming from the Adria region, which means that at least 3 members of the team must have a residence in the Adria region. And one more Important thing signing up for the Tournament is Completely Free, therefore, what are you waiting for?

How do you qualify for the League and where can I sign up?

There will be 2 open qualifiers where everyone is welcome to sign up and compete, on each of the open qualifiers the top 4 teams will advance to the playoff stage where the top 8 teams will compete in an epic two-day struggle for the grand prize and the spot in the group stage of season 4 of A1 Adria League!

Here are the Open Qualifiers:
Open Qualifier 1 - Saturday, 25 May 2019 16:00 CEST

Open Qualifier 2 - Saturday, 01 Jun 2019 16:00 CEST

And if you manage to come out on Top you get to show off everyone what you are made of here.

Playoff Dota Stage 2 - Saturday, 08 Jun 2019 16:00 CEST

Here are some quick rules regarding the Qualifiers and the Playoff Stage:

  • Game Mode: Best of One, Top 8 matches Best of Three
  • Mode: Captains Mode
  • Game Version: Tournament
  • Teams must have at least 5 and no more than 8 players
  • Players must enter their Dota 2 (Steam ID) game ID
  • Teams must have at least 3 members with residence in the Adria region.

What will be the prize pool of the 3rd Season for Dota 2?

In addition to the title of champion of the A1 Adria League, you will also be competing for some cash prizes. If you manage to reach the playoff stage you will be fighting for the awesome grand prize of:

1. €1000
2. €500
3. €275
4. €150

Finalists of the 3rd season will also be awarded with spots in the group stage of the next season of the A1 Adria League! This means that you will skip the qualifiers for the season 4, and have more time to prepare for the fight for 10.000 euros in prize money.

If you are having troubles with signing up to the tournament or have any additional questions in regards to the competition, who can you contact?

For your convenience, our Admin Team is always vigilant and willing to help you out!
You can contact them here: (Discord or directly on the ESL Platform)

The ultimate victory in competition is derived from the inner satisfaction of knowing that you have done your best and that you have gotten the most out of what you had to give. - Howard Cosell