Flipsid3 Tactics return to the Dota 2 scene with !Rebels
Flipsid3 Tactics, the renowned North American CS:GO organization has returned to the Dota 2 scene and has acquired !Rebels as their main Dota 2 squad.
In an news post on their official page, Flipsid3 Tactics has announced its return to the the Dota 2 scene and the acquisition of team !Rebels, led by Ivan VANSKOR Skorohod.
Flipsid3 Tactics entered the Dota 2 scene in 2013 with the Danish team Absolute Legends and over the years they have ventured into other games, disappearing from the Dota 2 scene shortly after.
Now the NA organizations is happy to announce that they are returning to Dota 2 with a Russian line-up, team !Rebels led by VANSKOR.
The signing of !Rebels was greatly received by the Russian squad itself and should not affect in any way how the team operates or performs:
Hello everyone! Today is a new page for our team, but it does not mean that we will change the way we rock! Cheer for us and we wont stop, we will keep getting better to show some good Dota matches. I wanted to say thank to all of our fans for their support, also thank you to the F3 guys, especially Hector, Dana and markeloff. Ivan Vanskor Skorokhod
Flipsid3 Tactics; CS:GO player, Yegor “Markeloff” Markelov, received the news of the arrival of his new F3 colleagues with enthusiam and looks forward to meeting the new Dota 2 squad:
“I have been a huge Dota fan since 2007 and I am really really excited that FlipSid3 will now be represented in Dota 2. I have known Vanskor for a while now and I was happy when he and I first spoke about them coming to Flipsid3. Now I can finally welcome them all officially to the Flipsid3 family.” – Yegor “Markeloff” Markelov
!Rebels was formed by VANSKOR the day after he was kicked out of Avengers! and within short distance of the Manila Major and TI6 roster locks. Since then, the Russian squad has managed to conquer all lower tier tournaments(NXTGAME Invitational #2, ProDota Cup Europe #5, NVIDIA Dota 2 CIS Cup Series and Solid Dota2 Challenge) and succeeded in securing second place at the Manila Major European Open Qualifiers. Their journey ended abruptly after failing to pass the regional stage, ending up on the 5th/10th position and they will not participating at any Valve events until The International 6.
— Ivan Skorokhod (@true_vanskor) May 22, 2016
The new Flipsid3 Tactics Dota 2 Roster consists of: