Dota 2 Minor: The Perfect World Masters will take place in Shanghai

Today at night, the information appeared that the third Major tournament will take place in the populated city of the world, Shanghai. The tournament will be held on November 19 – 26.

The prize pool for Dota 2 Minor: The Perfect World Masters is $300,000. 10 teams will participate in the event, that will compete for the prize pool and the qualifying points that are necessary to get to The International 2018.

See also: The participants of closed qualifiers to PGL Open Bucharest announced

Three of participants will get direct invites to the championship. The other teams will fight for the right to participate in Dota 2 Minor: The Perfect World Masters in regional qualifiers.

Slot distribution:

Direct invite #1
Direct invite #2
Direct invite #3
China #1
China #2
SEA
Europe
CIS
North America
South America


It should be mentioned that the previous tournament from Perfect World for Dota 2, that also took place in Shanghai, got many negative feedbacks. Many players complained for a bad soundproofing in playing booths, and some esportsmen even lost their playing devices and computers, as someone stole them.