March 4, 2020
The organizers of Dota Summit 12 presented all participants of the tournament. The last three direct invites were given to Thunder Predator, Team Liquid and Cloud9.
The tournament will feature six teams - previously Fnatic, Evil Geniuses and OG Seed also received an invite. The teams will play in a circular system, but the format of the matches is yet unknown. Four teams will make it to the playoffs with a double-elimination grid. The matches in the playoffs will be held in the best-of-3 format, and the champion will be determined in a Bo5 series.
Dota Summit 12 will be held March 10-13 in Los Angeles. The tournament’s prize fund is $150,000. The championship is not included in the Dota Pro Circuit 2019/2020 rating season.