Updated: May 1
ESL One Dota 2 Berlin Major is starting on April 26th. The Dota 2 Major will be played on the new patch 7.33b and will have 18 teams compete for the major title. The ESL One Berlin Major 2023 will have a 500k USD prize pool and DPC points for 'The International' qualification.
Berlin Major Playoffs Results and Schedule
Berlin Major group stage finished with 12 out of 18 teams moving to playoffs. The playoffs will be double elimination style with upper and lower bracket games. The top 4 teams from each group are in the upper bracket whereas the 5th-6th seed is in the lower bracket.
Berlin Major playoffs Schedule
The first day of ESL One Dota 2 Major will have four upper bracket games.
Gaimin Gladiators vs Team Spirit
OG vs Team Liquid
9 Pandas vs Shopify Rebellion
Tundra vs PSG.LGD
The winners will move onto the upper bracket semi-finals whereas losers will drop down to the lower bracket.
The bottom three teams from each group got eliminated early from the first phase of ESL Berlin Major. From Group A, BetBoom, Execration and TSM, and from Group B, beastcoast, Team SMG and Invictus Gaming got eliminated with no prize money and DPC points.
Dota2 Berlin Major group stage: Results and Schedule
Gaimin Gladiators and Tundra Esports won their respective groups in the Dota 2 Berlin Major. The Western Europe teams continue to dominate on the international Dota 2 stage. In group A for the 5th-6th seed, Aster, EG and BetBoom faced each other in the tiebreakers where BetBoom got eliminated and the other two moved on to playoffs.
The Berlin major starts with the group stage. All 18 teams are divided into two groups of 9 teams each. The group stages will be played for 5 days, April 26th-30th. On the first four days, each team will have two games (except two teams from each group) and on the final day, teams will play one final game.
ESL Berlin Major Format
All 18 teams are divided into two groups of 9 teams each. The group stages will be played for 5 days, April 26th-30th. On the first four days, each team will have two games (except two teams from each group) and on the final day, teams will play one final game.
The top 6 teams from both groups will qualify for the playoffs which will begin from May 1st. Top 4 seeds of each group will be in the upper bracket quarterfinals whereas 5th and 6th seeds will fight in the lower bracket.
All the series except grand finals in the playoffs will be best of 3 series and grand finals will be a best of 5 series. The winner of Dota 2 Berlin Major will receive 200K USD and 500 DPC points,.