Team Empire has actually stayed a steadfast presence in CIS Dota 2 since the game’s inception. However since late, there wasn’t much going for the organization and just 2 players were on its roster.

However it’s always important to have hope– or, in this case, a secondary roster called Team Empire Hope that has been performing all right to be promoted to the main roster.

Because signing a brand-new lineup in December, Empire has been letting Empire Hope complete in as many competitions as possible and has actually discovered relatively positive results. Considering that causing Sergey “Ecnart” Slobodyanyk as the team’s captain in January, the group has put in the leading eight of all however one occasion they have actually competed in.

The team hasn’t exactly set the world on fire, but Ecnart and his team have actually carried out admirably, even getting approved for an area at BEYOND IMPRESSIVE.

” Tomorrow will be exactly 6 months because the moment we opened the youth Dota 2 roster,” Empire esports director Alexander “StrangeR” Solomonov said. “The BEYOND IMPRESSIVE qualifiers were a test for the team that the gamers successfully passed. With which I congratulate them and gladly inform [you] Team Empire Hope [has] end up being the main squad of Team Empire in Dota 2.”

StrangeR goes on to keep in mind that all of the players have actually been re-signed to brand-new contracts, but the group has chosen to move on from position one gamer Evgeniy “tatakae” Repin. Instead, another young gamer, Alexey “Smiling Knight” Sviridov is joining the group after leaving Yolo Knight.

The freshly dubbed Team Empire will be completing as a massive underdog at BEYOND LEGENDARY and will try to make their keep as the headlining roster for the organization versus some of the very best teams in Dota.