1:52pm May 9th 19 and edited 1:10pm May 17th 19
LPL is proud to announce that we will be holding the LPL PRO Dota 2 ANZ Championship 2019 for the upcoming Season.
Congratulations and a big thank you to all who competed in our last season of Dota 2. It was our first time running Dota 2 on our platform and we are extremely delighted to bring the top level of play, the LPL PRO to the Dota 2 ANZ community.
The prize pool will be as shown below.
$6,000AUD prize pool
The Pro Division will consist of the top 6 teams of the ANZ region playing one match a week in a single round robin format over the course of 6 weeks. The top 4 teams at the end of the season will then proceed to Playoffs with the final 2 teams flying over the LAN Grand Finals in Auckland, New Zealand with travel and accommodation covered by LPL. All
LPL Pro games will be broadcast live on SKYTV in NZ and also on twitch.tv/letsplaylive
How can I compete in the LPL PRO?
The top two teams from Season 1 of Dota 2 Challenger will be invited to participate in the LPL PRO with the remaining three spots decided via open qualifier! Please click here
to enter the open qualifier.
Please note that in order to compete in PRO, players in PRO must have an active subscription during the season. Find it here
Please read the LPL PRO Dota 2 ANZ Championship 2019 ruleset. Click here.
By signing up to the Open Qualifier, you will have agreed to the LPL PRO ruleset.
What is the format of the Open Qualifier?
The PRO Open Qualifier will be a Double Elimination Bo1 format with the top 4 teams moving to the PRO Division.
2. Dark Sided
3. 1st Place from PRO Open Qualifier
4. 2nd Place from PRO Open Qualifier
5. 3rd Place from PRO Open Qualifier
6. 4th Place from PRO Open Qualifier
PRO Open Qualifier Dates:
PRO Open Qualifier Sign Ups Ends: 16/05/2019
PRO Open Qualifier Begins: 17/05/2019
PRO Open Qualifier Ends: 19/05/2019
PRO Division Dates*:
PRO Division (Round 1): 30/05/2019
PRO Division (Round 2): 6/06/2019
PRO Division (Round 3): 13/06/2019
PRO Division (Round 4): 20/06/2019
PRO Division (Round 5): 27/06/2019
PRO Division Semi Finals 1: 4/07/2019
PRO Division Semi Finals 2: 11/07/2019
PRO Division LAN Grand Finals: 18/07/2019
*All PRO Division games are broadcast on Thursday 8PM NZST/6PM AEST on SKYTV and on Twitch.
On behalf of the entire LPL Admin Team, we would like to wish every team competing the best of luck for the Open Qualifier and we are thrilled to broadcast and hold the LPL PRO Division. For any questions, do not hesitate to ask by either posting in here, or by contacting an admin via Support Ticket. Alternatively, you can join the community Discord channel!