The Boston Major

  • Start Date:
    2016-10-23
  • End Date:
    2016-12-10
  • Type:
    LAN Event
  • Prize Pool:
    3 Mio. USD
  • Location:
    Boston, USA
  • Host / Series:
    Valve
2016-12-10
2016-10-23

Prizemoney

# Team Prize (EUR)
1.
OG
EU OG
937,727 EUR
2.
Ad Finem
GR AF
468,863 EUR
3.
Digital Chaos
WORLD DC
234,433 EUR
3.
Evil Geniuses
US EG
234,433 EUR
5.
LGD.Forever Young
CN LFY
117,216 EUR
5.
Team NP
WORLD NP
117,216 EUR
5.
WarriorsGaming.Unity
MY WG.U
117,216 EUR
5.
Virtus.pro
RU VP
117,216 EUR
9.
LGD-Gaming
CN LGD
58,608 EUR
9.
Newbee
CN NewB
58,608 EUR
9.
EHOME
CN EHOME
58,608 EUR
9.
Team Faceless*
WORLD Faceless*
58,608 EUR
9.
MVP Phoenix*
KR MVP Ph.
58,608 EUR
9.
compLexity Gaming
US coL
58,608 EUR
9.
Wings Gaming
CN Wings
58,608 EUR
9.
iG.Vitality
CN iG.Vit
58,608 EUR

News

Main Event Play-off

Groupstage

Group A




Group B




Group C




Group D


Qualifiers

SEA Qualifier



Main Qualifier



Playoffs



1st Place: world Team Faceless*
2nd Place: my WarriorsGaming.Unity



The top team from the groupstage chooses between the 3rd and 4th place round-robin team as opponent. The 2nd place round-robin team faces the team that is left.



Groupstage





One Round-robin group where matches are bo1 format.
Matches start one after the other, the starting time being the only set time.
Top 4 teams will advance to the playoffs.

Extended rules for Groupstage Tiebreakers:

If there is a tie along the Upper and Lower Bracket divider, more games will be played.
For other games, the following is used:

1. Compare the matchup history of the tied teams
2. Compare their wins vs the seed right below them. If not resolved, compare with the seed immediately below the previous one until at least partially solved.
3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 until fully resolved or no more teams below them to compare.
4. Coin toss




Open Qualifier



Open Qualifier #1

- my WarriorsGaming.Unity




Open Qualifier #2

- my Fire Dragoon*




Europe Qualifier



Main Qualifier



Playoffs



1st Place: gr Ad Finem
2nd Place: ru Virtus.pro



The top team from the groupstage chooses between the 3rd and 4th place round-robin team as opponent. The 2nd place round-robin team faces the team that is left.





Groupstage


One Round-robin group where matches are bo1 format.
Matches start one after the other, the starting time being the only set time.
Top 4 teams will advance to the playoffs.

Extended rules for Groupstage Tiebreakers:
If there is a tie along the Upper and Lower Bracket divider, more games will be played.
For other games, the following is used:

1. Compare the matchup history of the tied teams
2. Compare their wins vs the seed right below them. If not resolved, compare with the seed immediately below the previous one until at least partially solved.
3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 until fully resolved or no more teams below them to compare.
4. Coin toss




Open Qualifier



Open Qualifier #1

- cis Fantastic.Five




Open Qualifier #2

- dk Danish Bears*




Americas Qualifier



Main Qualifier



Playoffs



1st Place: world Team NP
2nd Place: us compLexity Gaming



The top team from the groupstage chooses between the 3rd and 4th place round-robin team as opponent. The 2nd place round-robin team faces the team that is left.



Groupstage





One Round-robin group where matches are bo1 format.
Matches start one after the other, the starting time being the only set time.
Top 4 teams will advance to the playoffs.

Extended rules for Groupstage Tiebreakers:
If there is a tie along the Upper and Lower Bracket divider, more games will be played.
For other games, the following is used:

1. Compare the matchup history of the tied teams
2. Compare their wins vs the seed right below them. If not resolved, compare with the seed immediately below the previous one until at least partially solved.
3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 until fully resolved or no more teams below them to compare.
4. Coin toss




Open Qualifier



Open Qualifier #1

- eu ProDotA Gaming*




Open Qualifier #2

- eu NBA*




Chinese Qualifier



Main Qualifier



Playoffs



1st Place: cn LGD.Forever Young
2nd Place: cn iG.Vitality



The top team from the groupstage chooses between the 3rd and 4th place round-robin team as opponent. The 2nd place round-robin team faces the team that is left.





Groupstage


One Round-robin group where matches are bo1 format.
Matches start one after the other, the starting time being the only set time.
Top 4 teams will advance to the playoffs.

Extended rules for Groupstage Tiebreakers:
If there is a tie along the Upper and Lower Bracket divider, more games will be played.
For other games, the following is used:

1. Compare the matchup history of the tied teams
2. Compare their wins vs the seed right below them. If not resolved, compare with the seed immediately below the previous one until at least partially solved.
3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 until fully resolved or no more teams below them to compare.
4. Coin toss




Open Qualifier



Open Qualifier #1

- cn EHOME.X*




Open Qualifier #2

- cn Keen Gaming