747 LIVE Dives into Dota 2 Esports With a Stacked SEA Roster
The Dota 2 esports scene witnessed a new entrant as Philippines-based betting company, 747 LIVE, ventured into the Dota 2 landscape with a formidable team consisting of Southeast Asian (SEA) talent. Announced on 5th November via Facebook, the newly formed 747 Dota roster has set the stage for a promising journey in the world of competitive gaming.
The announcement read, “We are 747.LIVE and we will now enter the Dota 2 Battlegrounds! Announcing the 747.Live Dota 2 Team! Expecting a great experience on this journey! Looking forward to your support and thank you!”
747 Dota Announces Its Dota 2 Roster
The 747 Dota roster is as follows:
Muhammad "inYourdreaM" Anugrah
Karl "Karl" Baldovino
Daud "db-" Budiawan
Marvin "Boomy" Rushton
Jaunuel "Jaunuel" Arcilla
This lineup presents a captivating blend of Southeast Asian players, each bearing their own unique talent and accomplishments within the region's competitive Dota 2 scene.
Among the notable additions to the team are seasoned veterans Muhammad "inYourdreaM" Anugrah and Daud "db-" Budiawan, hailing from Army Geniuses, a team that has earned respect and recognition for its performance in the Division I Southeast Asian DPC.
Karl "Karl" Baldovino, known for his prowess in Blacklist Rivalry, brings a wealth of experience and skill to the 747 Dota roster. Meanwhile, Marvin "Boomy" Rushton, a standout talent from Polaris Esports, further strengthens the team's composition.
Jaunuel "Jaunuel" Arcilla, who notably made an appearance at The International 2023 with Team SMG, is a standout addition to the squad, bearing the distinction of competing at the pinnacle of the Dota 2 esports world.
The arrival of 747 in the Dota 2 professional scene carries significant intrigue, as it coincides with a period of uncertainty in the landscape. The absence of the Dota Pro Circuit (DPC) in 2024 has removed traditional roster lock deadlines and introduced a new level of unpredictability in the esports ecosystem.
With no other official tournament on the line for the rest of the competitive season apart from ESL One Kuala Lumpur and given the timing of the roster announcement, it could be possible that 747 Dota could participate in the open qualifiers scheduled for 12th November.
ESL One Kuala Lumpur Dota 2 tournament will feature twelve of the finest Dota 2 teams from around the world, who shall be competing for a share in the $1 Million USD (over 4.6 Million Malaysian Ringgit) prize pool. This year's ESL One will take place in Kuala Lumpur, with the semifinals taking place at the Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC).