Alliance is the fourth team to receive an invitation for the Gaming Resorts Dota 2 tournament, which will take place this fall, in Portorož, Slovenia, between September 10-12. Alliance, Natus Vincere, Team Empire and Ninjas in Pyjamas will lock horns with four other teams yet to be announced, for a $50,000 prize pool.
— Petar Peca Marković (@pecagrs) July 16, 2015
According to The Gaming Resorts official website, the event is scheduled to take place between September 6-13 – on the beautiful Adriatic coast of Portorož, Slovenia – and will include two main tournaments (Dota 2 and CS:GO) and several smaller ones (League of Legends, Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 a Fighting game TBA, Sid Meier’s Civilization V, and Hearthstone) occurring simultaneously.
The Dota 2 tournament will run for three days, between September 10-12. Eight top tier teams will be invited to participate, out of which four have already been announced: Alliance, Natus Vincere, Team Empire, Ninjas in Pyjamas. The organizers are also in talks with other world-class teams, such as Team Secret, Evil Geniuses and Cloud 9.
The Gaming Resorts festival
The festival will feature onsite music venues, guest and player lodging facilities, a VIP section, restaurants, and expo centers. The beautiful seaside setting boasts sunny beaches, relaxing spas, charming beach-side restaurants and cafés, exciting nightclubs and casinos and amazing sights.
The Gaming Resorts Dota 2 tickets
Tickets for the Dota 2 event are on sale until September 6th, and range from $30 to $195. Options include:
4 nights in a 4-star (5-bed) apartment + 4-day VIP access to the festival during the Dota 2 tournament (10–13 September) for €195.00 + €5.20 fee
3 nights at a campsite by the sea + 3-day access to the festival during the Dota 2 tournament (10–13 September) for €135.00 + €3.83 fee
3-day access to the festival during the Dota 2 tournament (10–13 September) for €90.00 + €2.80 fee
1-day ticket for Thursday, 10 September 2015 for €30.00 + €1.44 fee
1-day ticket for Friday, 11 September 2015 for €30.00 + €1.44 fee
1-day ticket for the Dota 2 finals on Saturday, 12 September 2015 for €40.00 + €1.66fee
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