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Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023: How To Watch, Schedule, Teams & Results

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Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023: How To Watch, Schedule, Teams & Results

Dota 2 enthusiasts can prepare themselves for yet another electrifying tournament. The Berlin Major 2023 will kick off on 26 April, hosting 18 world-class esports teams competing for a share of $500,000. Better still, this hub page comprises everything you need, from the complete Dota Berlin Major schedule to the teams competing and the latest results and standings.

Are you wondering how to watch the Dota 2 Berlin Major from the comfort of your home? We've got you covered with all the details on where and how to tune in. So follow your favorite Dota 2 pro teams as they battle it out to become champions and make their mark ahead of The International 2023. Here's everything you need to know about the Dota Berlin Major 2023.

How To Watch Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023

There are a few options to watch the Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023. The easiest way to watch the matches is through the "Watch" tab of the game client. However, you can also tune into the live streams on the official ESL Dota Twitch (embedded below) or YouTube channels. Another popular option is to attend the event in person and watch the matches live at the Velodrom Arena in Berlin, Germany. You can find ticketing information on how to attend the live event in the section below.

Note: Some matches during the Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023 may be broadcast on the secondary, tertiary, or quaternary Twitch live streams. Please check the official Dota 2 website and social media channels for information on which matches will be broadcast on each stream.

Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023: Schedule & Format

The Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023 is the second Major of the 2023 DPC season. The tournament features a Group Stage and Playoffs, with 18 teams competing for the championship title from 26 April through 7 May 2023 at the Velodrom Arena in Berlin, Germany. The Group Stage comprises two groups of nine teams each, playing a single round-robin format with all matches being BO2.

The top four teams from each group advance to the Upper Bracket of the Playoffs, while the 5th and 6th placed teams advance to the Lower Bracket. The remaining teams are eliminated. The Playoffs feature twelve teams, with eight starting in the Upper Bracket and four starting in the Lower Bracket. On the other hand, the Playoffs follow a double-elimination bracket format, with all matches except the Grand Final being BO3, while the Grand Final is BO5.

Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023: Teams

The Berlin Major will see 18 of the world's top Dota 2 teams compete for the championship. The participating teams hail from five regions: Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia, China, and North/South America. A complete list of teams and their groups can be found below.

Group A Group B
BetBoom Team beastcoast
Evil Geniuses Invictus Gaming
9 Pandas (ex-HellRaisers) OG
Execration Shopify Rebellion
Gaimin Gladiators Talon Esports
Team Aster Team Spirit
Team Liquid Tundra Esports
TSM Xtreme Gaming

Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023: Tickets

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Tickets for the Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023 are available online through the official event website. The Premium 3-Day Ticket (279€) is the ultimate experience, providing access to the best seats in the house, signing sessions, a premium goodie bag, and free drinks. The Plus 3-Day Ticket (155€) offers access to the front and back infield seats, close to players, signing sessions, and a goodie bag. Finally, the 1-Day Ticket (19-39€) provides seating in the ranks and access to signing sessions.

Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023: Results & Standings

Here are the results and standings for the Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023: Group Stage. We will endeavor to update this page regularly.

Group Stage

Group A Standings
Gaimin Gladiators 5-3-0 13-3
9 Pandas 2-6-0 10-6
Team Liquid 3-4-1 10-6
PSG.LGD 3-3-2 9-7
Team Aster 2-4-2 8-8
Evil Geniuses 2-4-2 8-8
BetBoom Team 1-6-1 8-8
Execration 1-2-5 4-12
TSM 0-2-6 2-14
Group B Standings
Tundra Esports 6-2-0 14-2
OG 4-4-0 12-4
Team Spirit 3-5-0 11-5
Shopify Rebellion 3-4-1 10-6
Talon Esports 2-3-3 7-9
Xtreme Gaming 2-2-4 6-10
Beastcoast 1-3-4 5-11
Team SMG 1-2-5 4-12
Invictus Gaming 0-3-5 3-13


Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
Gaimin Gladiators Team Spirit 2-0
OG Team Liquid 2-1
9 Pandas Shopify Rebellion 2-0
Tundra Esports PSG.LGD 2-1
Upper Bracket Semifinals
Gaimin Gladiators OG 2-0
9 Pandas Tundra Esports 2-1
Upper Bracket Final
Gaimin Gladiators 9 Pandas 2-0
Grand Final
Gaimin Gladiators Team Liquid 3-1
Lower Bracket Round 1
Team Spirit Team Aster 0-2
Team Liquid Xtreme Gaming 2-1
Shopify Rebellion Evil Geniuses 0-2
PSG.LGD Talon Esports 0-2
Lower Bracket Round 2
Team Aster Team Liquid 0-2
Evil Geniuses Talon Esports 2-0
Lower Bracket Round Quarterfinals
Tundra Esports Team Liquid 0-2
OG Evil Geniuses 1-2
Lower Bracket Semifinal
Team Liquid Evil Geniuses 2-0
Lower Bracket Round Final
9 Pandas Team Liquid 1-2

Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023: Prize Pool & DPC Points

The Dota 2 Berlin Major 2023 boasts a prize pool of $500,000 and 2,700 Pro Circuit points. The distribution of the prize pool and DPC points is as follows:

Place Prize Money DPC Points Teams
1st $200,000 500 Gaimin Gladiators
2nd $100,000 450 Team Liquid
3rd $75,000 400 9 Pandas
4th $50,000 350 Evil Geniuses
5th-6th $25,000 300 Tundra Esports
7th-8th $12,500 200 Team Aster
Talon Esports
9th-12th - 0 Team Spirit
Xtreme Gaming
Shopify Rebellion
13th-14th - 0 BetBoom Team
15th-16th - 0 Execration
Team SMG
17th-18th - 0 TSM
Invictus Gaming

The DPC rankings determine which teams will be eligible for placement in The International 2023, with higher placements earning more DPC points. As such, teams will be vying for DPC points throughout the Dota 2 Berlin Major to improve their chances of making it to the tournament.