MANILA, Philippines – Red Bull River Runes returns to the Philippines for the second year in a row! Players from Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao will go head-to-head in 1v1 Dota 2 battle. Regional qualifiers will take place digitally through the month of May, with the eventual winner being awarded the chance of facing a member of the back-to-back The International (TI) World Champions – OG.
What is Red Bull River Runes?
Red Bull River Runes is a custom map built in the Dota 2 environment. The tournament offers players a fast-paced 1v1 mirror matchup that rewards intuition and the ability to make quick decisions. In order for a player to progress through the tournament, they must first achieve three kills or score the first kill on an enemy T1 Tower.
Red Bull River Runes is open to all players ages 18 and above, with their own Steam and Discord accounts. Qualifying rounds and the Philippine Finals will commence online on the following dates:
• May 8th & 9th – Mindanao Qualifier
• May 15th & 16th – Visayas Qualifier
• May 22nd & 23rd – Luzon Qualifier
• May 29th – Last Chance Qualifier
• May 30th – Philippine Finals (to be livestreamed via Lupon WXC)
• June – 1v1 Finals with OG The International 2019 Champions
Registrations officially open on April 23, Thursday. Claim your spot to become the rightful ruler of the river and vie for the chance to challenge OG by registering at: WIN.GS/PHR1V1RUNES.