Dota 2 Roster Changes: Post DPC 2021 Season 1 Tracker

Dota 2 Roster Changes: Post DPC 2021 Season 1 Tracker

Rakshak Kathuria
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  • Post-2021 DPC Season 1 roster shuffles have already begun as teams and players are evaluating their options.
  • While the Singapore Major is scheduled from March 27-April 4, 2021, the 2021 DPC Season 2 will be beginning on April 13.
  • Last updated on March 9th

Post-2021 DPC Season 1 roster changes have already begun as teams from both the Upper as well as the Lower Division are altering their squads. New teams have also started to emerge as many popular free agents are now gearing up for the second season of the DPC to stand a chance for qualifying for TI10. Roster changes usually happen in full swing after the culmination of a Valve event as teams and players assess their options before they step into the next Valve league. Here are all the major roster changes that have happened in the 2021 Dota 2 Pro Circuit so far.

RELATED:  Kyle Warns DPC Players About Roster Changes With No Open Qualifiers for TI10

Southeast Asia (SEA)

TNC Predator

Offlaner, kpii, and support/captain, Febby, were released from the squad on March 3, 2021.

TNC Predator Sign Bok and Boomy To Finalize All-Filipino Dota 2 Roster

TNC Predator’s updated roster:

  1. Kim "Gabbi" Villafuerte
  2. Armel Paul "Armel" Tabios
  3. Jun "Bok" Kanehara
  4. Timothy John "Tims" Randrup
  5. Marvin "Boomy" Rushton

T1

T1’s updated roster:

  1. Nuengnara "23savage" Teeramahanon
  2. Karl “Karl” Jayme
  3. Carlo “Kuku” Palad
  4. Kenny “Xepher” Deo
  5. Matthew “Whitemon” Filemon

Execration

Free agent, Nando joined as the offlaner while Vice Esports’ carry player, Palos, left the team to join Execration on February 28, 2021. Yowe switched from the carry to the mid lane role. Nando and Palos replaced Rupido and Ken.

Execration’s updated roster:

  1. Jinn Marrey "Palos" Lamatao
  2. Yuri Dave "Yowe" Pacaña
  3. Fernando "Nando" Mendoza
  4. Don Carlo "BDz" Manalo
  5. Ralph Richard "RR" Peñano

BOOM Esports 

Carry player, Drew, parted ways with the team on March 4, 2021.

BOOM Esports’ updated roster:

  1. TBD
  2. Rafli Fathur "Mikoto" Rahman
  3. Saieful "Fbz" Ilham
  4. Brizio Adi "Hyde" Putra
  5. Alfi "Khezcute" Nelphyana

Vice Esports

  • Vice Esports' carry player, Palos joined Execration on February 28.
  • Vice Esports have disbanded their lineup. Bob, Enryu, Samael, Zenki are now Free Agents

Omega Esports

Boomy and Bok depart from the Omega Esports lineup.

Omega Esports' updated roster

  1. Justine Ryan Evangelista "Tino" Grimaldo
  2. Mc Nicholson "Mac" Villanueva
  3. TBD
  4. TBD
  5. Bryle "cml" Alviso

 



Europe (EU)

Vikin.gg

Offlaner, Tobi, parted ways with the team on February 25, 2021.

Vikin.gg’s updated roster:

  1. Indji "Shad" Lub
  2. Miroslav "BOOM" Bičan
  3. TBD
  4. Adam "Aramis" Moroz
  5. Melchior "Seleri" Hillenkamp

Spider Pigzs

The team disbanded on February 24, 2021.

Spider Pigzs’ disbanded roster:

  1. Stoyan "lil pleb" Kostov
  2. Tony "No!ob" Assaf
  3. Damir "Mitch" Škaričić
  4. Dino "dnz" Šavuk
  5. Nikola "LeBronDota" Popović


Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)

Gambit-2

The secondary roster of AS Monaco Gambit (Gambit Esports), Gambit-2 was disbanded by the organization on March 1, 2021.

Gambit-2’s disbanded roster:

  1. Arslan "xannii" Shadzhanov
  2. Artem "Lorenof" Melnick
  3. Evgenii "Blizzy" Ri
  4. Danial "XSvamp1Re" Alibaev
  5. Albert "eine" Garaev

Prosti Esli

9pasha returned to competitive Dota 2 with a new stack, comprising of some players from the disbanded Gambit-2 team, at the EPIC League that began on March 2, 2021.

Prosti Esli’s updated roster:

  1. Nikita "Daxak" Kuzmin
  2. Artem "Lorenof" Melnick
  3. Pavel "9pasha" Khvastunov
  4. Danil "illusion" Grzhevka
  5. Albert "eine" Garaev

Dota Team

RAMZES666, Solo, fn, MiLAN and Malik revealed as the members of a new team "Dota Team." Replaced Solo's former squad, NoTechies at the EPIC League S3 on March 4, 2021.

Dota Team's updated roster:

  1. Roman "RAMZES666" Kushnarev
  2. Rostislav "fn" Lozovoi
  3. Abdimalik "Malik" Sajlau
  4. Milan "MiLAN" Kozomara
  5. Alexey "Solo" Berezin

NoTechies

  • Solo and Malik will play with 'Dota Team' at the Epic League S3. It is unclear whether they'll comeback to NoTechies for the DPC 2021 Season 2.
  • Zayac has left the roster.




China 

No major roster changes have happened in the Chinese region, likely because the DPC hasn’t yet concluded in this region.



North America (NA)

Sadboys aka PentAce

  • Support/captain, ppd, and midlaner, dnm, parted ways with the team on March 3, 2021. 
  • Sadboys rename to PentAce
  • Moo moves to the position five role while Sneyking becomes the offlaner. Ryoya joins as the midlaner while ZFreek joins as the position four player

Sadboys’ updated roster: 

  1. Clinton "Fear" Loomis
  2. Eric "Ryoya" Dong
  3. Jingjun "Sneyking" Wu
  4. Zakari William Lee "Zfreek" Freedman
  5. David "Moo" Hull

5ManMidas

Midlaner, RRL, and support, Shoe, departed from the team on February 27 and 28 respectively, as per Valve Majors Registration Page. They were replaced by esK and lordboonz.

5ManMidas’ updated roster:

  1. Zehua "Lies" Wang
  2. Jose Esau Perez “esK” Coronel
  3. Steven "Monster" Noel
  4. Soh "aikster" Aik Yang
  5. Phuc "lordboonz" Nguyen




South America (SA)

Infamous 

  • Midlaner, Mr.Jeans, departed from the squad on February 25, 2021. 
  • Pakazs switched from the carry to the mid laner role on March 1, 2021.

Infamous’ updated roster:

  1. TBD
  2. Crhistian "Pakazs" Savina
  3. Mariano "Papita" Caneda
  4. Miquel "Michael-" Choque
  5. Christian "Accel" Cruz

Team Unknown

  • Support player, Yadomi, departed on March 2, 2021. 
  • Yadomi was replaced by Prada on March 3, 2021.

Team Unknown’s updated roster:

  1. Bernardo "Berna" Rocca Alarcón
  2. Sebastian Cerralta "Robo-Z" Velarde
  3. Isaac "Drakeel" Zavaleta
  4. Nicolás "Wij" Moreno
  5. Sergio "Prada" Toribio

SG e-sports

  • Tavo joins the team on March 3, 2021, in the offlane role. 
  • Kingrd to stay in the team as the sixth player.

SG e-sports' updated roster:

  1. Guilherme Silva "Costabile" Costábile
  2. Adriano de Paula "4dr" Machado 
  3. Otávio "Tavo" Gabriel
  4. Thiago de Oliveira "Thiolicor" Cordeiro
  5. Matheus "KJ" Diniz
  6. Danylo "Kingrd" Nascimento (sixth player, offlaner)

Popular Dota 2 players currently teamless:

  1. Jacky "EternaLEnVy" Mao
  2. Peter "ppd" Dager
  3. Maurice "KheZu" Gutmann
  4. Syed Sumail "SumaiL" Hassan
  5. Souliya "JaCkky" Khoomphetsavong
  6. Ng Kee "ChYuan" Chyuan
  7. Tobias "Tobi" Buchner

RELATED:  T1 Qualifies for the Singapore Major; TNC Predator Fails

While the Singapore Major is scheduled from March 27-April 4, 2021, the 2021 DPC Season 2 will be beginning on April 13.


Rakshak is an undergrad, an inquisitive person who likes to acquire information and knowledge of varied sectors in esports. However, his current focus is specifically on Dota 2.