The format and the dates of EPICENTER XL were announced

Epic Esports Events have revealed the format of EPICENTER XL and also the date of running the event.

The group stage will take place from April 27 to May 2. Teams will be divided into two groups with 6 participants in each and play bo3 matches by a Round Robin system. The playoff stage will be held on May 4-6.

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The top 4 participants of each group will advance to the playoffs from the group stage. Teams that hold the 1st-2nd places will go to the upper bracket and teams that hold the 3rd-4th place will be in the lower bracket.

The list of participants:
Team Liquid
Team Secret
Natus Vincere
Team Empire
compLexity Gaming
paiN Gaming
LGD Gaming