It is almost time for the first Major of the new Dota 2 Pro Circuit to get underway. After some gruelling qualifiers, the 18 teams were decided and tomorrow, the Kuala Lumpur Major group stage kicks off. Dota 2 fans shouldn’t miss out on this awesome tournament presented by PGL with a $1 million prize pool at stake. Now, the Kuala Lumpur Major groups have been decided and although there is no clear group of death, in my opinion, it is sure to still deliver some exciting matchups.
Some of the top teams in the world, mixed in with some dark horses, will start their fight for the lion’s share of the prize pool and a tonne of DPC points. Let’s face it, every Major will be extremely as teams take their first step towards qualifying for The International 2019.
Check out the Kuala Lumpur Major Groups in the image below thanks to the talented Wykrhm Reddy:
If you can’t watch the matches live on the PGL YouTube Channel or on Twitch, then you can always follow the standings here. The first round of matches kicks off at 04:00 tomorrow, which might be a bit early for many fans living in South Africa. The first round of matches in the Kuala Lumpur Major groups are as follows:
- Team Secret vs paiN Gaming
- NiP.Dota 2 vs J.Storm
- Evil Geniuses vs Team Aster
- Vici Gaming vs TNC Predator
So how exactly were these groups drawn? Well, you can find out for yourself in the video below, featuring the awesome SirActionSlacks doing his thing. It is both funny and informative, as always.
Which teams do you hope to see make it to the grand final of the Kuala Lumpur Major and what do you think about the groups? Let us know in the comment section below.