posted by Tezzeret,
DreamHack in cooperation with The GD Studio is proud to present DreamHack's first Dota 2 tournament of 2013, an eight team online invitational.

The big announcement was made via a video posted on DreamHack's youtube account bringing much hype to the community. With $6,000 up for grabs and featuring the biggest names in the scene right now, the DreamHack Dota 2 Invitational will sure to churn out some great games throughout March and April.

Teams will be placed into two groups of four and will play each other for a spot in the playoffs. The top three placing teams will proceed to the playoffs with the top placing team of each group being seeded directly into the semi-finals.

As mentioned by Bruno on Reddit, DotaTV will be enabled for the invitational. It is unknown whether a purchased ticket is required to watch in-game or provided free of charge like DreamHack Summer 2012.

Group A

ru Empire
us Evil Geniuses
eu QPAD Red Pandas
us Team Liquid

Group B

us Dignitas
eu FnaticEU
de Mousesports
se No TideHunter