The prize pool of the Epic Prime League Dota 2 will be $150 thousand
The organizers announced the list of participants in the Epic League's Prime Dota 2 division with a prize pool of $150 thousand. The first league's match between B8 and Cyber Legacy starts on April 15 at 16:00 Moscow time, after which the confrontation will take place on the same day Virtus.pro and VP. Prodigy. Live broadcasts of games will be held by Ruhub studio on the channel https://www.twitch.tv/dota2ruhub.
Epic Prime League's participants:
- Winstrike Team
- Team Spirit
- Team Unique
- Cyber Legacy
The matches will be held according to the round robin system in the best-of-three format, where all teams participating in the league will compete with each other, earning the maximum number of points. The teams that took 1st to 4th places will go through to the playoffs, where they will also play double elimination in the best-of-three format, and the final in the best-of — five format. Team 1st-4th place will remain in division Prime for the next season, 5th and 6th place will play against a team and EXTREMUM Benz 190E from the Challenger division, 3rd and 4th places: of the four teams the top two teams will advance to the division Prime, the weakest two will play in the Challenger division next season. Teams that took 7th and 8th place will move to Challenger.
The prize pool of Epic Prime League will be $150 thousand:
- 1st place: $65,000;
- 2nd place: $35,000;
- 3rd place: $20,000;
- 4th place: $14,000;
- 5-6 places: $5,000;
- 7-8 places: $3,000.
Previously, the organizer of the EPICENTER tournament series, Epic Esports Events (member of ESforce Holding), introduced a new series of tournaments ― Epic League Dota 2. the Competitions are held in three divisions: Epic Origins League, Epic Challenger League and Epic Prime League. Anyone can participate in the Origins division through open qualifiers, then the best teams go to the top divisions.