The eSports championship held competitions for Hearthstone, Mobile Legends Bang Bang and Dota 2 as well as a stage line-up of popular eSports and cosplay personalities.
One of the featured guests who graced PVP eSports event’s stage was Topias Miikka Taavitsainen (@topson.gg), a Finnish professional Dota 2 player part of OG.
The twenty-one year old player rose to fame in 2018 when he joined the newly formed team OG which won The International 8 and 9 back-to-back, receiving great fanfare. For more on Topias, check out the midlaner’s official website and the official introduction by OG here.
The breakout Dota 2 star posted on his Twitter account a week prior to PVP eSports regarding his two appearances: a meet-n-greet session on Dec 7th and 1v1 game with fans on Dec 8th. A recording of the 1v1 game stream can be viewed here.
In terms of content, PVP eSports conducted a text interview with Topson prior to the event and Team NOC (Night Owl Cinematics) conducted a video interview with the TI9 MVP discussing features of the recent Dota patch, The Outlanders.
Sébastien “Ceb” Debs (@Ceb_dota), coach and offlaner for team OG who was scheduled to attend PVP eSports with Topson had to cancel due to health issues. Other popular eSports influencers and cosplayers who participated in the 2-day event include Dee Kosh (@deekosh), Shu Faye Wong (@shufaye), Sherlin Tsu (@sherlintsu), Bianca Yao (@sliceofb1ancake) and Alodia Gosiengfiao (@alodia).