The BEAT Invitational has announced the last two teams to compete in Season 5 of the event. The final pair will be GOATs GOATs Inactive and Phase 2 Phase 2 Inactive , both of which are currently competing in Contenders Trials.
The final two teams are announced! Season 4 champs @GOATSgg return with @Phase2OW in the Overwatch BEAT Invitational Season 5! Check out these teams & more on the @owpathtopro Oct 19th - 21st. Full schedule released + additional info over at https://t.co/qqgsIniXI7 pic.twitter.com/x6QZhaUSbE— BEAT esports (@BEATesports) October 17, 2018
Both GOATs and Phase 2 are currently in the top four of Contenders Trials North America after qualifying for Trials through Open Division playoffs. They join Trials teams Skyfoxes Skyfoxes Contenders NA Rank #9 , Bye Week Bye Week North America Rank #0 and Second Wind Second Wind Contenders NA Rank #7 in the BEAT Invitational.
GOATs will be looking to defend their title after taking home the BEAT Invitational Season 4 championship. NRG Esports, the team they beat in the grand final of Season 4, is also competing in the fifth season of BEAT.
In addition, the remaining casters have been announced. ZP will cast everyday of the tournament, Reinforce will cast on October 19 and October 21, Heurix will cast October 20 and Jaws will cast October 21.
UPDATE: This story has been updated following the BEAT announcement of the talent lineup.