It isn’t easy being a wild card team. Just a few games can mean the difference between walking away from The International with over $100,000 in guaranteed prize money or none at all. Thankfully for Max qojqva” Brcker of Escape Gaming, his team was triumphant over compLexity and Execration, and Escape will play on the main stage today. The mere promise of $100,000 is not enough for qojqva, who has previously attended The International in 2013 and 2014. He wants to go as far through the bracket as he possibly can.
As the veteran PR outfit begins an unprecedented fourth decade, Richie Shoemaker gathers together members of its new and old guard to discover that as much as the games industry had changed around it, the character of Bastion remains much the same