Dota 2: TI5 Invited Teams

TI5 invited TeamsThe International 2015 is now in full swing. Valve has released the ten teams invited to the International 2015. Along with some Compendium updates, the regional qualifiers invited teams and a way for relatively unknown teams to book a spot in the International 2015, the open qualifiers.
There will be open qualifiers for each of the regional qualifiers. At stake at the open qualifiers is ticket to the regional qualifiers. There will be ten teams in each regional qualifier all going after one spot on the International 2015 LAN Finals. The regional qualifiers invited teams are:

Americas QualifierTI5 invited Teams
• ROOT Gaming
• Summer’s Rift
• Not Today
• Team Leviathan
• Team Tinker
• Void Boys
• compLexity Gaming
• North American Rejects
• Wheel Whreck While Whistling
China Qualifier
• TongFu
• CDEC Gaming
• NewBee Youth
• HyperGloryTeam
• Old Boys
• Energy Pacemaker
• Vici Gaming Potential
• TongFu WanZhou
Europe Qualifier
• Vega Squadron
• Burden United
• Natus Vincere
• Power Rangers
• Ninjas in Pyjamas
• Alliance
• London Conspiracy
• Hellraisers
• 4 Anchors + Sea Captain
Southeast Asia Qualifier
• 5eva
• Mineski
• Can’t Say Wips
• Rave
• TnC Gaming
• MVP.Phoenix
• Signature.Trust
• G-Guard
• MVP.Hot6

The winners of each regional will be invited directly to the International 2015 LAN Finals while the four runner-ups will still have a chance to get to the International 2015 via a wild card series. The wild card series will be played in Seattle and only two of the four teams will play in the main tournament. The Americas Regional Qualifiers will be held on May 25 – 28, 2015, the Europe Regional Qualifiers will also be held on those dates. While the Southeast Asian Regional Qualifiers and China Regional Qualifiers will be held on May 29 – June 1, 2015.

The outright invited teams to the International 2015 LAN Finals are:
• Vici Gaming
• Evil Geniuses
• LGD Gaming
• NewBee
• Team Malaysia
• Virtus.Pro
• Team Empire
• Team Secret
• Invictus Gaming
• Cloud 9

With a new patch meta and the prize pool now up to more than $7,000,000.00 this is shaping up to be the most entertaining the International yet.