[Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 06, 2022] — The global esports company Epulze enters a partnership with Bitsler and prepares to host the Dota 2 tournament series: The Bitsler Cup.
Featuring a $15,000 prize pool, The Bitsler Cup will start on January 8th and run alongside the SA DPC. Open qualifiers will be held on the 6th and 7th of January. The Bitsler Cup will feature 8 participating teams, 6 being directly invited, while the remaining slots will be filled by top teams from the open qualifiers. The main event will consist of a Bo2 Round Robin Group Stage with 1 group. The top 4 teams will advance to a double-elimination playoff. Participating teams will be announced in the coming weeks. The broadcast will be covered in English, Spanish, and Portuguese on Epulze’s own as well as partnered channels.
On the Epulze platform there will also be 4 community cups running every Sunday starting Sunday the 9th, the prize pool is a Crypto currency at a total of $500. “This partnership is yet another good opportunity for us to create fantastic South American Dota 2 events. The plan is for The Bitsler Cup to be the first in a long series of tournaments in the region and we’re happy to have Bitsler onboard”, said the Co-Founder, Head of Partnerships & Events of Epulze, Pontus Lövgren. Marten Jensen, Head of Sports at Bitsler said: “Bitsler and esports communities are both driven by the love of games, sports, online entertainment and competitions. We are very excited to partner up with Epulze to deliver all of that with the first Bitsler Cup.”
Epulze is a global world-leading esports ecosystem with the purpose of connecting esports stakeholders, to enable the community and its participants to grow and thrive.
By supplying players with an easily accessible online competition platform, pro-division tournaments and livestreamed broadcasts, Epulze offers an enhanced and unique gaming experience.
As a proud producer of over 75,000 online tournaments, pro-division leagues and other key components of the multi-national esports community, Epulze provides livestreamed pro tournaments, with commentating by in-house talents, marketing campaigns, online and offline events, and many other possibilities. Headquartered in Örebro Castle in Sweden, Epulze has established a global reach with a subsidiary in Kuala Lumpur, and local teams based in Singapore, Kiev, São Paulo, and Stockholm.