Welcome to Season 7 of the Dota 2 Canada Cup! This hopes to be the largest yet. With a massive open qualifier hosted in part with FACEIT. Featuring a $20,000+ with prize pool sharing through potential cosmetic item sales. Make sure to catch all the action right here on Moonduck.tv.
Confirmed invitees for Season 7:
- compLexity Gaming
- Digital Chaos
- more Invites still TBD in coming weeks.
Open Qualifier Information
The open qualifiers ran through FACEIT begin on April 23rd with the rounds of 256 through 32, and continue the next day on April 24th with the rounds of 16 onwards. Round of 16 forward will be played as best of 3 matches. The top 4 teams advance directly into the group stage. For more information or to register head on over to FACEIT or follow @Dota2Canada on twitter .
The sponsors for Season 7 are SteelSeries, Soylent, Lootmarket, Twitch, VPGame, FACEIT and MSI, and we’d like to thank them for our support! Keep up to date on all the latest news by checking out dota2.ca.
Changes from previous seasons
The Dota 2 Canada Cup group format has changed based off of feedback from fans and competitors. We’re moving to a GSL style group format where there will be no ties. The playoffs will feature all 4 teams with top 2 going into the winners bracket and bottom two into the loser’s bracket. For Further details please check out dota2.ca/schedule for more information.
Check out all the action on the following channels:
- English – Moonduck TV
- Spanish – TBD
- Russian – TBD
- Portuguese – TBD
A Message from our Sponsors
SoylentTM is a pioneer in food technology, delivering nutritionally- complete staple meals that provide all the essential nutrients required to fuel the human body. Soylent is produced with sustainability and efficiency in mind to create a convenient, nutritious, and affordable meal that is better for our health and the environment. CEO/Co- founder Rob Rhinehart, alongside fellow co-founders COO Matt Cauble, CTO John Coogan, and CMO David Renteln, developed Soylent after recognizing the need for a simpler, more efficient food source. The company is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. For more information, visit www.soylent.com.
Loot Market is a marketplace for users to buy and sell DOTA items. Buyers can expect to pay less than anywhere else. Sellers can cash out their earnings.
G2A.COM is a digital marketplace offering activation codes for games, time cards, software and any other digital goods. The site is known for partnership with such recognizable gaming brands and individuals as: PayPal, Klei Entertainment, Gameforge, Symantec, Nordic Games, Cipsoft, Grinding Gear Games, PewDiePie, KSI, SivHD, Alodia Gosiengfiao and Liz Katz.
SteelSeries has fueled the gaming industry by creating innovative new products, designed specifically for eSports and passionate gamers everywhere.
FACEIT is the premier platform for gamers to compete on their favorite games. Powered by a number of proprietary features, including its fully automated tournament management system and the FACEIT Matchmaking algorithm, FACEIT allows gamers to easily play tournaments and leagues and get rewarded for their efforts and skills with virtual and real life prizes.
Founded in June 2011, Twitch is the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers. Each month, more than 100 million community members gather to watch and talk about video games with more than 1.7 million broadcasters. Twitch’s live and video on demand platform caters to the entire video game industry, including game developers, publishers, media outlets, events, casual content creators, and the entire esports scene.