The next CS:GO major will take place in 2018

12th Major championship will be held not sooner than in January-February 2018. This news was announced by,, an esports portal.

It means that PGL Major Krakow 2017 became the last Major tournament for 2017, and now all the spectators will have a rest from big events from Valve for 6 months.

This news became a surprise, just like it was in 2016, when Valve announced only 2 Major tournaments to take place that year: MLG Columbus and ESL One Cologne 2016. Previously, Valve held three Major events in 2014 and 2015.

Valve have been already considering the organizer of the next major. Such companies as ELEAGUE, ESL, PGL, DreamHack and StarLadder expect for company reply.

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Currently, there is no other information about the 12th Major tournament from Valve. We only know that the event will take place at the end of January – at the beginning of February 2018.