28 February 2020
The tournament operator Epic Esports Events announces the beginning of registration for EPICENTER Major 2020 open qualifiers. The regional qualifiers for the fourth Major of DPC 2019/2020 season are open to all teams.
The open qualifiers are scheduled for 27-28 March with group stage featuring best-of-1 format and semifinals played in best-of-3. The two best teams of the event’s first stage will advance to the closed regional qualifiers taking place on 29 March — 1 April 2020. Winners of closed qualifiers will take a spot in the EPICENTER Major 2020 playoffs taking place in Moscow.
FACEIT platform will host the qualifier games. Sign up for the open qualifiers via the links below:
China’s open qualifiers will be held separately.
The event’s final stage will take place on 8-10th May in Moscow’s CSKA Arena. EPICENTER Major 2020 will feature a prize pool of $1 000 000 with the champions taking home $300 000 and 4850 DPC points. The teams with enough DPC points will participate in the centerpiece of the esports world - 10th anniversary The International 2020, a Dota 2 World Championship.
Epic Esports Events, a member of ESforce Holding, is a tournament operator specializing in hosting international competitions and is the organizer of the EPICENTER tournament series in Dota 2 and CS:GO in Moscow and Saint Petersburg throughout 2016-2019. The award-winning EPICENTER series gather tens of millions of viewers all over the globe, its quality appraised by prestigious awards such as EUBEA, Eventex, MarSpo, BISPO, BEMA and Sport Leaders Awards.