The full Frankfurt Major presented by ESL schedule and format is here!

The first ever Dota 2 major is coming to Frankfurt, Germany this November, when sixteen of the world’s best teams will gather at Festhalle Messe to compete for the championship title and their share of an incredible US$3,000,000 prize pool. Last week, we announced the general schedule and format for this massive event. Now, we are happy to present further details on both - check out what will be happening when and in what format below.


All matches are best of three unless stated otherwise, and all times are in the central European time (CET).

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Please note that all match times are estimates and may change due to match length. The main matches will begin as soon as possible after the previous ones end.

Join us in Frankfurt for some epic Dota action!

Eight days of world-class Dota 2 action await us in Frankfurt. The event will be open to public starting Monday, November 16th and will be free of charge until Friday, November 20th. The last day, Saturday November 21st, during which the first Major champions will be crowned, requires a ticket.

Don’t miss your chance to watch top teams and players deliver unforgettable plays - be sure to secure your ticket for the day of the grand final here!

To stay up to date with all the important information about the Frankfurt Major presented by ESL, make sure to follow ESL Dota 2 on Twitter and Facebook.

See you there!


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