Mettlestate Announces ASUS ROG Dota 2 Cup

Chris 'Sargon' House

On Wednesday night (30 May 2018) Mettlestate announced a brand new Dota 2 ASUS ROG Cup. They did this with a teaser video after their Valkyrie CS:GO stream. The Cup has a R55,000 prize pool and will see open qualifiers from which 16 teams will be separated into two groups. Group stages consist of several rounds of best-of-one round robin matches.


From here the top teams from each group (four teams in total) advance to the double elimination playoffs to compete for the cash prize. The grand final will be a best-of-five series. You have one week to register, so head over to Mettlestate to sign your team up!

Mettlestate Dota 2 Cup Schedule

  • 31 May – 07 June: Registrations
  • 11 – 17 June: Qualifiers
  • 24 June – 05 August: Group stages
  • 11-12 August: Finals weekend

Source: Press Release