In the finals they defeated LGD Gaming , achieving a flawless score in the tournament. As the top 8 qualify for the Main Event in early , both Alliance and Horde would both be travelling to China. May 21st – Alliance parts way with EGM. Alliance found moderate success with this roster, including a 3rd place finish at WCA Dota 2 Valentine Madness. It would be the first time since the last international that a western team faced a Chinese team on LAN and a lot would be revealed as to where the two scenes stood in terms of strength versus each other. However, at the main qualifier, Alliance failed to get past the group stage, finishing 8th with a score of Per Anders Olsson Lille.
After further disappointing results, EGM is removed from the team  to be replaced by Pablo and shortly after Loda decides to take a break from playing competitive Dota. EU in the finals. At the qualifiers for the Kiev Major, the team barely managed to make it past the group stage with some help from Cloud 9. Unfortunately, their rivals Horde and Team Ukraine would not make it past the group stage. On September 3, , the team officially announced the departure of their former captain, Gustav “s4” Magnusson, and former support, Jerry “EGM” Lundkvist. As EGM started to stand-in for No Tidehunter starting with the third EMS One Spring Cup in late February , the classic Alliance roster was born and Loda’s second try, the first being CLG which ended when he decided to move to Singapore to play for Zenith , to recreate the glory days of his past with a full Swedish lineup seemed complete, as the up-and-coming Swedish support was integrated seamlessly in the following weeks. As the top 8 qualify for the Main Event in early , both Alliance and Horde would both be travelling to China. A9 9 – 12th.
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December 14th – Alliance wins Fragbite Masters after beating Fnatic. After playing together in various online qualifiers and tournaments throughout the first half of with middling success, Loda steps down from the active team and officially announces his retirment.
With this change, the final member of the legendary The International Champions squad has either retired or departed the team. The first LAN tournament under their new name did not go as planned however, and they were eliminated by mousesports in the first round despite having dominated the qualifying cups for the event.
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Winning the DreamHack Winter tournament in such short alliancce after the Swedish veteran duo’s inclusion surprised many and established the team as one of the best teams in the west. We havent kicked anyone”. Loda returns to rebuild and captain the team. The foundation of what would later become the Alliance Dota 2 team was laid when Swedish DotA veteran Lodawho had just left Singaporean Team Zenith after their dissolution following The Internationalwas approached by a sponsor which would later become the Alliance organization asking him if he was interested in putting together a team.
This only lasted for a week however, and soon after this change it was announced that EternaLEnVy had been dropped from the highligts and that the team was actively looking for a Swedish replacement. In Loda’s stead, the team recruited Erawho had also previously played with Handsken, Limmp, and jonassomfan on Ninjas in Pyjamas.
ESL One Katowice It would be the first time since the last international that a western team faced a Chinese team on LAN and a lot would be revealed as to where the two scenes stood in terms of strength versus each other. We are proud to be a part of something new. Alliance found moderate success with this roster, including a 3rd place finish at WCA Swapping their roster this late meant that Alliance was ineligible to be directly invited to the regional qualifiers for The International and were forced to qualify through the Champions qualifier.
The xota big test for the team were the prestigious G-1 Western Qualifers which, after being one of the western top four invites, they went through quickly and qualified for the event finals in China.
Retrieved 23 May May 24th was the date of their first match at the G-1 Season 5 Finals. Archived from the original on This page was highligghts edited on 29 Januaryat After further disappointing results, EGM is removed from the team  to be highligts by Pablo and shortly after Loda decides to take a break from playing competitive Dota.
The team used a number of stand-ins at the end ofincluding H4nn17ckngmadand Apemother.
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In the semi-finals of the playoffs they were bested once again by rivals Horde and were forced into the 3rd-4th place decider match, where they beat Dendi and co.
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Horde went on to win highlightw entire event. In the run up to the qualifiers for the Kiev Majorexpectations were low as Alliance failed to qualify for two more LANs: Alliance continued to dominate in the start of the summer ofafter topping the TeamLiquid. With the addition of EGM, nth continued to dominate the western scene v some people thinking the departure of their former Canadian captain would be the end of their success, and Loda taking a lot of flak from the community for removing the promising young Canadian from the team he created.
However, at the main qualifier, Alliance failed to get past the group stage, finishing 8th with a score of