Ghostik Left Team Empire
It has been officially confirmed that Andrey "Ghostik" Kadyk is no longer part of Team Empire. The Ukrainian is determined to continue his player career in a different team.
Ghostik joined Team Empire in September 2016. Together they placed 5-6th at Dota 2 Asia Championship 2017, 7-8th at The International 2017, and won ROG MASTERS 2017. Lately Team Empire made it through the open qualifiers for The International 2018 in CIS region. In the closed stage of qualifiers the team failed to qualify from the group, where placed 7th with the 2-5 score. Ghostik has already stated that he will continue to play Dota 2 professionally, although it is still currently unknown which team he will join.
- Rostislav "fn" Lozovoi
- Aybek "Naive-" Tokaev
- Evgeniy "Chuvash" Makarov
- Yaroslav "Miposhka" Naidenov
- Arsenij "ArsZeeqq" Usov (coach)