Rivalry is delighted to announce its partnership with legendary Dota 2 player Danil "Dendi" Ishutin and his new organization, B8. The veteran's return to competitive Dota is already shaping up to be one of the most exciting storylines of 2020 and we can't wait to see what B8 will cook up in the servers.
Dendi needs no introduction to Dota fans. A living legend of the game, the winner of the first TI and an integral part of the Na'Vi side which conquered the world in the early years of the scene, he remains one of the most popular Dota 2 personalities around the world. His return to the competitive scene under the B8 banner, a new esports organization he founded and captains, will no doubt be the source of great excitement for Dota enthusiasts around the globe.
Rivalry's partnership with B8 will allow us to further our support and support and involvement with the greatest competitors in the scene, and this deal will also serve as an opportunity to create unforgettable content and experiences for the fans.
Rivalry CMO Kevin Wimer noted, “At Rivalry we pride ourselves on supporting players and projects which resonate around the world. Dendi’s return to the fold will no doubt be cheered on by the entire community and we’re thrilled to be able to play a part in his new project in the world of Dota 2.”
B8’s first competitive outing will be the ESL One Los Angeles 2020 European Open Qualifiers with a chance to compete in the biggest circuit of events in the Dota 2 scene.