The closed qualifiers for EPICENTER Major 2019 have concluded in all six regions, determining 14 out of 16 participants of the event. The last two teams to attend the major will be determined through StarLadder ImbaTV Minor S2, which will be held on June 12th – 15th in Kyiv, Ukraine.
The qualifiers were held on May 16th – 19th, sharing a similar format: round-robin group followed by a double-elimination playoffs bracket. Europe and China are the only two regions that will be represented by three teams, while each CIS, Southeast Asia, North America, and South America will send two teams to the major. The list of qualified teams looks as follows:
EPICENTER 2019, the final major tournament of the current season, is scheduled for June 22nd – 30th. It will be held at CSKA Arena in Moscow, Russia. The participants will compete for a $1,000,000 prize pool and 15,000 Pro Circuit Points.