Digital Chaos has announced that departing Dota 2 their list will be replaced by Team Onyx players.
The DigitalChaos Home Team will remain in Arizona, however.
Their new lineup will be as follows:
- Mason “tukang” adalah
- Abed Azel “Abed” Yusop
- Kanishka “Bulba” Sosale
- Jimmy “setan” Ho
- Kim “dubu” Doo-young
As the roster has already fulfilled previous requirements for the upcoming $ 3 million main Valve in Kiev under the Onyx Team in the North American bracket, the new DC roster will maintain their place in the tournament.
“The current roster and DC have agreed that the time is right for them to go and do their own thing. We have had great success with the team, “DC co-founder Thomas Hancock said in an official release on the list of new teams.
Meanwhile, DC’s old list featuring players such as Rasmus “Misery” Filipsen, Aliwi “W33” Omar, and David “MoonMeander” Tan will compete independently under a temporary banner named Thunderbirds. The TI6 runner-up will also retain those Major Kiev invites.
While the circumstances of the departure were unclear, suffering tweeted that the decision had been mutually agreed.
“Saksa, Resolt1on, W33, Moonmeander and myself have agreed to leave DC and become an independent team going to the main Kiev. We are grateful for everything DC has done for us and proud of our achievements with them. We will be in Kiev under the name of our new team “Thunderbirds” as well as attending the May 7 Summit. Hopefully DC and their new team, the former “Onyx” lineup, are all the best, “he tweeted.