Dota 2
2016 The Boston Major
23 Oct - ?

General Info

The Boston Major presented by PGL will be hosted at Wang Theater in Boston, USA where it will take place from December 7-10 and this time unlike previous Majors it will be sixteen teams battling through a single-elimination bracket to determine the winner of the $3,000,000 prizepool. The seeding will be determined by the results of the group stage being played on December 3-4.

Tournament Format

Open Qualifiers

Single elimination bracket. Matches are Best-of-One up until the semifinal.
The semifinals and the final are played in a Best-of-Three setting.

Main Qualifiers 

Phase 1: Round Robin with Best-of-One matches.
Playoffs: Double elimination bracket starting in the semifinal.
All matches are played in a Best-of-three setting.

Group Stage

Four double elimination groups with four teams in each.
All matches are played in a Best-of-Three setting.

Playoff Stage

16 Teams are seeded into a single-elimination bracket after the Group Stage. Games are Best-of-Three and the Grand Finals are Best-of-Five.

Teams

NewBee

TnC Gaming

Execration

OG

Digital Chaos

Signature.Trust

FTD club A

Wings Gaming

CDEC

MVP Phoenix

Rex Regum Qeon

Fnatic

EHOME

LGD Gaming

The Mongolz

Invictus Gaming

Team Faceless

Mineski

Evil Geniuses

LGD.Forever Young

Invictus Gaming Vitality

Vici Gaming

Vici Gaming.J

paiN Gaming

Team Liquid

Team NP

Vega Squadron

The Wild Witch Doctors

Friendship Dedication Love

Ad Finem

compLexity

Virtus.pro

Infamous

The Alliance

Escape Gaming

Natus Vincere

Team Secret

Fire Dragon

90s Gaming

Vegetables Esports Club

First Departure

Prodota Gaming

Evil Corporation

Power Rangers

United KZ

Action Arena

PleaseReportTimbersaw

Entity Esports

KBU Junior

8k squad

VG Potential

EhomeX

The Imperial

Firve Dogs

Team Empire

Hala Ares RCF

Soggy Mitts

EVOS Esports

We Are Young

Fantastic Five

GS RAPE U

Sweet Hohols

Alright Alright

Elite Revenge

F.R.I.E.N.D.S.

Kappaa

Chew Toy

DooWop

Warriors Gaming.Unity

No Broodmama

RnSunshine

Comanche

FTD club C

3-gered

EHOME.KEEN

BABAs

Volcania Gaming

No Anime

MVP Aegis

Newbee.Young

Team Braveheart

Monstros Vivos

Avalon

JAY IS GAY

LonelyBoys

God of War

Suji

Memento Mori

Mineski-X

Hard Question

FlipSid3 Tactics

Paragon eSports

Rave

Acion Arena

Candy Squad

Ability Gaming

Rampage Gaming

The Prime Arv

Braveheart Zombie

S1 Lykos

Da Teletubbies

White Fries Gaming

CAVALRY

Team Zenith

Team Maven

Next Generation Esports

Kanaya Gaming

Intelligence Quotient

Team ZS

Zero Hoots Given

insane people

Sanguine Sharks

Team Effect

E-LAB

KLFSS

NoLifer5 Reborn

GUS Gaming

Alternate aTTaX

Team Disorder

KOSHPENDILER

Diversity

Broodmothers

EverNovaS

Elements Pro Gaming

Not Today

YARRAK

Keyd Stars

Jebaited

Kaipi

Virus Nirvana

Teddyoojo

SOLIDUDES

Kingao+4

Team Freedom

Prizepool

$3,000,000

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