The series of tournaments in 2019 has shown a bright spot. For tournaments Dota 2, apparently the organizer, the Mars Dota League, made one of them again event flagship.
Yup, according to the title above, MDL Macau 2019 is ready to enliven the tournament ranks Dota 2 in 2019. This is not the first time for MDL, especially activists Dota 2 sure familiar with the Mars Dota League title.
However, there are several things that are different for the title in the 2018-2019 Dota Pro Circuit season. Because Valve only allows a few official titles, namely 5 major events and 5 minor events.
Outside the tournament ranks, it is the organizer’s right with a series of rules and prizes. Moreover, the title Dota 2 this time it is not official, because in 2018 the MDL Macau 2018 was an official event.
MDL Macau 2019 will present 8 teams to compete for a total prize of US $ 300,000. Five of the eight teams present will get a slot through direct invite.
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Two slots will be contested through a special China qualifier and the last slot will be awarded through the Dota 2 Professional League Season 6. There are only two teams that have confirmed their place, namely PSG.LGD and Virtus.pro.
– Mars Media (@MarsMedia) December 19, 2018
Apart from the two teams above, there are still 3 slots left through the direct invite path. Last year’s tournament champion OG was predicted to get the slot and was followed by Natus Vincere with a good trend in the last few tournaments.
The event which takes place in Macau will start on February 20-24 2019. Of course this event will be a profitable competition for the Chinese community.
Because if in total there are at least 3 Chinese teams that will compete in the MDL Macau event. The reason is, the PSG.LGD slot plus 2 teams from China are ready to enliven the match.
OG with the title of The International 2018 is also predicted to get a slot direct invite after an amazing performance. Do not forget the only title of the OG team when it was still strengthened by the figure of Resolut1on, s4 and also Fly.
MDL also had a major event during the DPC season 17/18 under the name MDL Changsha Major 2018. The champion, PSG.LGD successfully won the event with an amazing performance.