With only two more weeks to go, and two more teams to be determined for competing in the ESL One New York event for the $250,000 prize pool, the final pieces are falling into place. ESL has revealed the list of talent and hosts for the ESL One New York Super Week taking place at the Madison Square Garden between October 3-4.
— ESL (@ESL) September 16, 2015
Only weeks away from the October event, ESL has released the names of the hosts and talent to bring fans all of the action from ESL One New York Super Week. The list includes many of the familiar faces from ESL One Frankfurt, with the addition of a few other favorites.
The New York event will feature Dakota “KotLGuy” Cox and Andrew “Zyori” Campbell joining the hosting team.
ESL One New York hosting team
- Host: Dakota “KotLGuy” Cox
Desk Host: Andrew “Zyori” Campbell
Reporter: Soe “Soe” Gschwind-Penski
Observer: Jonathan “PimpmuckL” Liebig
ESL One New York talent
- Commentator: Toby “Tobiwan” Dawson
Commentator: Austin “Capitalist” Walsh
Commentator: William “Blitz” Lee
Commentator: Ben “Merlini” Wu
Commentator: Kevin “Purge” Godec
Analyst: Kai “H4anni” Hanbueckers
Analyst: Jacob “Maelk” Toft-Andersen
Analyst: Alan “Nahaz” Bester
ESL One New York
This year’s ESL One New York is shaping up to be one of the very best Dota 2 tournaments of this fall. The tournament will feature a starting prize-pool of $250,000 – almost double the final amount of last year’s event.
The event will take place at the Madison Square Garden in New York City, on October 3rd and 4th.
ESL One New York participants
- Evil Geniuses (invited)
- Team Secret (invited)
- Virtus.Pro (invited)
- CDEC Gaming (invited)
- Vega Squadron (EU qualifier winner)
- Fnatic (SEA qualifier winner)
- TBD (Winner of CN Qualifiers)
- TBD (Winner of NA Qualifiers)
ESL One New York tickets
Tickets can be purchased online through the ESL website, at Ticket Master or at the Madison Square Garden Box Office.
Ticket prices have been reduced and refunds will be provided for those visitors who have already purchased their tickets.
- Day ticket: $59 reduced to $39 ($20 refund)
- Weekend ticket: $89 reduced to $59 ($30 refund)
- Premium ticket: $269 reduced to $169 ($100 refund)
Refunds will only be given at the event itself, on October 3rd and 4th. In order to claim any refunds, ticket holders who purchased their tickets before August 4th will need to visit the ESL Shop at the Madison Square Garden Theater with proof of purchase and ID.
Further details are available on the ESL One New York website.