Today, Team Empire announced on their official website that Ivan «VANSKOR» Skorohod returned to the team.
After Vladimir «RodjER» Nikogosyan left the team, Team Empire was looking for the fifth player. They decided on VANSKOR, who already has an experience for playing for this organization.
Playing for Team Empire, Ivan became the champion of Dota 2 Champions League Season 3 and ESWC 2013.
In the previous season, Ivan was playing for Team Spirit, but his contract had been already purchased.
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Commentaries of the team manager, Dmitriy «Korb3n» Belov:
«With arrival of VANSKOR we got good Io player, decent shot caller, positive teammate and simply handsome blond guy (OK, almost blond guy). I hope that comfort level in our team will be high enough for Ivan so that he can perform really well.
VANSKOR will be taking fifth position while Miposhka is switching to position number four.»
An updated roster will play their debut match on CIS-qualifiers to StarLadder i-League StarSeries Season 3.
Team Empire roster:
Vladimir «Chappie» Kuzmenko
Rostislav «fn» Lozovoi
Andrey «Ghostik» Kadyk
Yaroslav «Miposhka» Naidenov
Ivan «VANSKOR» Skorohod