Since the ESL Minor in Genting, Malaysia is going to host the DOTA PRO Circuit Major for the 1st time.
Dota 2 is about to get bigger with PGL with the upcoming Kuala Lumpur (KL) Major tournament. It is set to be the biggest Dota 2 tournament to be held in Malaysia, which is a big deal. The KL Major is also Malaysia’s first ever Major status tournament for the Dota Pro Circuit for the 2018/19 season. The tournament will see 16 international top Dota 2 teams from all over the world including Evil Geniuses, OG, and Team Secret come out and battle to win their prize pool money of US$1,000,000.
The tournament will take place November 9-18, but only the playoffs, November 16-18, will be played in front of the live audience at the Axiata Arena.
Open Qualifiers: 10-15 Sep 2018
Closed Qualifiers: 16-21 Sep 2018
Group Stage: 9-10 Nov 2018
Playoffs: 11-18 Nov 2018
Main Event: 16-18 Nov 2018
Venue: Axiata Arena