DOTA 2 added in ESWC 2012 – ESWC Officially includes DOTA 2

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Electronic Sports World Cup is the one of the world’s biggest gaming event and this time its going to be held in Paris. The ninth edition of the ESWC is going to take place in France. The great news for the DOTA 2 fans is that the DOTA 2 is added in ESWC 2012 edition. This news is definitely going to delight most of the competitive gamers who were desperately waiting for it. But some will say that DOTA 2 was already added in ESWC but the answer is, This time they are taking International Qualifiers for DOTA 2. ESWC organized 8 successful events already and this time they are going to organize the 9th one. The details regarding ESWC 2012 is given below so feel free to check it out…

Electronic Sports World Cup Details:

International Qualifiers: July to October 2012.
International Grand Final: 1st November to 4th November during Paris Games Week.
Official Venue of ESWC 2012 : Hall 1 at Porte de Versailles.
Official Country of ESWC 2012: Paris, France.
Total Slots for DOTA 2 in ESWC 2012 : Eight Slots for DOTA 2

Official Games of ESWC 2012:

Starcraft 2 © Activision Blizzard, 1v1 on PC, real time strategy (RTS)
Dota 2 © Valve Software, 5v5 on PC, multiplayer battle arena (MOBA)
ShootMania Storm © Nadeo Ubisoft, 3v3 on PC, multiplayer action game (FPS)
TrackMania Nations © Nadeo Ubisoft, 1v3 on PC, racing game simulation
FIFA 13 © EA Sports, 1v1 on console, soccer simulation
Tekken™ Tag Tournament 2 © NAMCO BANDAI Games, 1v1 on console, versus fighting

On the other hand ESWC will also have some additional competitions but it won’t have liberty for the International Qualifers round:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive © Valve Software, for international teams
Trackmania Canyon © Nadeo Ubisoft, for international players
League of Legends © Riot Games, for local teams
Tekken™ Tag Tournament 2 © NAMCO BANDAI Games, for local teams in 2v2

So once again DOTA 2 shows how much potential do this game have and we are waiting for some more events who will add DOTA 2 as their official game.