Alan "Nahaz" Bester, professor of economics and Dota 2 host and analyst, revealed that he is being owed a five figure sum over the course of his career as a talent in Dota 2. The situation makes him question his future in esports.
This. In evaluating whether to continue full time in esports, a big issue is that I am owed in the mid five figures in talent and consulting fees that I am not sure will EVER be paid. And I’m lucky- I can afford to take that loss. I know others in similar situations who can’t. https://t.co/4fXCrHcFHh— Nahaz (@NahazDota) October 3, 2018
Replying to Paul "Redeye" Chaloner tweet, veteran former caster and now a host, about esports organizers expecting to avoid paying its invited talent, Nahaz agreed with the points made, revealing a big issue in his personal career in esports. He is not the only one to publicly reveal being owed by organizers. Recently, CS:GO