DOTA 2 players-footballers and a party in metaverse – top news of the week

Barcelona is out of the Champions League again and Burger King in Puerto-Rico unexpectedly turned black and green. Meet the new issue of the Games of Future weekly digest.

Participants of The International played football

The players of the teams Gaimin Gladiators and Hokori in Dota 2 who were knocked out of the world championships The International are not wasting time in Singapore. After their setback at the main tournament of the year esportsmen seemingly thought about changing direction and set their eyes on the phygital format to play a friendly football match.

Team representative didn’t elaborate on the result of the clash yet judging by the photos from the match both teams thoroughly enjoyed the event. Who knows, maybe in March 2024 we will see dyrachyo and Seleri at the Games of Future in Kazan.

For the second year in a row Barcelona failed to qualify for the Champions League play-offs

The Spanish football club Barcelona was knocked out of the Champions League on the group stage for the second year in a row. After five rounds the German club Bayern and the Italian Inter qualified for the next stage coming off Group C.

Yet the trainees of Хavi booked a spot in European cups in spring as Barca will take the third place in group C which will earn the club a spot in the UEFA Europa League playoffs. In the final dead rubber the Spaniards will take on Viktoria Plzeň from the Czech Republic.

A party in VR

An online musical festival called MVMF is to be held at the metaverse Decentraland. Ozzy Osbourne, Soulja Boy, DJ Eddy-Temple Morris are already in the lineup. All in all, there are more than 100 performers. The entrance is free and no need for VR-glasses, actually.

BBC to shoot a documentary on major in CS:GO in Rio

The British studio BBC announced the upcoming shooting of a documentary from the World Cup in CS:GO in Rio-de-Janeiro. The tournament is to be held from October 31 till November 13 with a prize money fund totaling $1,25 млн. Russia will be represented by the lineups of Team Spirit, Virtus.pro (Outsiders)and Cloud9.

The authors of the project want the fans who will come to the championships to be involved in the film – applications from would-be candidates eager to participate are being collected. The film is to be released in January 2023.

Burger King turns green

The developers of the new part of the shooter Call of Duty launched an interesting advertising project in Puerto-Rico. As part of the campaign the creators of the game announced their collaboration with the fast food restaurant chain Burger King which switched from its habitual colors to green and black. Looks fascinating, indeed.
DOTA 2 players-footballers and a party in metaverse - top news of the week