erstellt von Skully am 27.06.2017 um 15:08
While the open qualifiers consist primarily of amateur teams and a few professional teams, a recent occurrence is mixteams consisting of established commentators in Dota 2's competitive circuit. This is, in general, not an issue, as only a small contingent of streamers or content creators attend the International in an official capacity. But when top talent—who are all but certain to be part of the tournament's broadcasting team—take part in the qualifiers, it can lead to awkward and totally unnecessary issues. [...] While the idea behind a "caster stack," as they are known, is pretty innocent in itself—they obviously become an issue once they affect competitive integrity.