Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds is the second series of Galaxy Battles. The event will be held in Manila, Philippines, where sixteen teams will compete for their chance at the $500,000 USD prize pool.
The event was initially planned to be part of the Dota Pro Circuit but lost its Major status on January 4th.

As a result, several high profile teams withdrew from the tournament, reducing the number of participating teams from sixteen to eight.

Tournament Format

The qualifiers consist of two stages: a double elimination group stage with two groups and following that a single elimination qualifier bracket. All matches are Best-of-Three.

Main event:  double elimination bracket, best-of-free matches (best-of-five grand final).