The first Dota 2 Major of 2022 concludes the second tour of 2021/2022 DPC season. ESL One Stockholm Major kicks off May 12 and ends on May 22. Let's dive into more details with participants and schedule.
The tournament offers a prize pool of half a million dollars and 3 650 DPC points. The winners will basically guarantee themselves a place at The International 11. The distribution of the prize is:
Winner: $200,000 and 680 DPC points
2nd place: $100,00 and 610 DPC points
2rd place: $75,000 and 530 DPC points
4th place: $50,000 and 460 DPC points
5th-6th place: $25,000 and 385 DPC points each
7th-8th place: $12,500 and 240 DPC points each
Event is divided into 2 stages: Group Stage and the Knockout Stage. Out of 14 competitors, the groups are set with the following participants:
Group A Group B
|Evil Geniuses||Thunder Awaken|
|BOOM Esports||Team Spirit|
|Tundra Esports||Team Liquid|
Dota 2 Stockholm Major Format
The group stage specifications of the major are:
- Two groups of seven teams each;
- Single round-robin;
- All matches are Bo2;
- Top four teams from each group advance to the upper bracket of the playoffs;
- 5th and 6th place teams from each group advance to the lower bracket of the playoffs;
- Remaining teams are eliminated.
Knockout Stage / Playoffs feature a double elimination bracket, with Best-of-3 format. The Grand Final alone will be in Best-of-5.