The GAMERS GALAXY: Dota 2 Invitational HatYai Thailand is one of the final pit stops of Dota 2 LAN action in front of a live audience before The International 2022 regional qualifiers. The GAMERS GALAXY: Dota 2 Invitational HatYai Thailand will run for three days in Central Hatyai, HatYai, Thailand, starting August 18 and culminating in the Grand Final on August 20. A total of eight teams have been invited to this event, competing for the lion’s share of the $125,000 USD prize pool. Here’s a look at the teams competing, the schedule, format, results and more on the The GAMERS GALAXY: Dota 2 Invitational HatYai Thailand, one of the largest LANs featuring only Southeast Asian teams.
GAMERS GALAXY: Dota 2 Invitational HatYai Thailand: Everything You Need to Know
Group teams list
The two groups in which teams will compete at GAMERS GALAXY: Dota 2 Invitational HatYai Thailand have been announced by the tournament organizers.
Group stage (August 18-19)
Single round-robin BO1 group stage
The top two teams in each group qualify for the single-elimination playoffs
The other teams are eliminated
Playoffs (August 20)
Schedule and results
During the group stage, a total of 24 BO1 matches will be played over two days. This will be followed by two BO3 semi-finals and one BO5 final on the last day of the tournament.
Day 1 (August 18)
Remark: Only the Day 1 group stages schedule has been officially revealed by GAMERS GALAXY at the time of writing. However, the schedule of Day 2 and Day 3 was found in a document shared with Liquipedia by the tournament organizer.
Prize Pool and Finals Distribution GAMERS GALAXY: Dota 2 Invitational HatYai Thailand Leaderboard
Below is how the $125,000 USD prize pool will be split between the eight teams.
The tournament organizers will also award medals for the Player MVP and best teamwork.
Southeast Asian Dota 2 will compete in a LAN environment for the first time in years. Hence, the GAMERS GALAXY: Dota 2 Invitational HatYai Thailand will be a sight to behold for fans from the region. It will be interesting to see who comes out on top after all the dust settles.