As a result of the group stage, six teams were able to enter the Ruble Stage. From Group A, Royal Never Give Up and Pentanet.GG were sent to the next stage, leaving Unicorns of Love behind. In Group B, MAD Lions and PSG Talon showed the best results, while the performance of paiN Gaming and Istanbul Wildcats came to an end. In Group C, DAMWON Gaming and Cloud9 left DetonatioN FocusMe and Infinity Esports behind and entered the Ruble Stage.
As a result of the Ruble Stage, only four teams will advance to the playoffs, and in the final stage the quartet will play in the single-elimination bracket in Bo5 matches.
MSI Invitational 2021 Interim Results
- 7th-9th place: Unicorns of Love - $ 8,325
- 7-9th place: paiN Gaming - $ 8,325
- 7th-9th place: DetonatioN FocusMe - $ 8,325
- 10th-11th place: Istanbul Wildcats - $ 5,000
- 10-11th place: Infinity Esports - $ 5,000
- Not participated: GAM Esports
The Mid-Season Invitational 2021 runs from May 6-23. The total prize fund of the championship is $ 250,000, and 11 teams take part in its division. GAM Esports were unable to attend the event due to visa problems in Vietnam.