Quick Rules

  • Game Mode: Best of Three
  • Mode: Captains Mode
  • Starting team: Check Rules (found on the tab above)
  • Game Schedule: By default, we provide all games a match date and hour. If one of the teams can't play on that date, a schedule can be arranged between the teams. A match can be rescheduled before and after 7 days of the default match date. Please check the complete rules for more information.
Lobby Settings
  • Game Name: Mandatory ¹
  • Game Mode: Captains Mode
  • Lobby Password: Mandatory ¹
  • Server Location: Luxembourg ¹
  • Local Host: OFF
  • Lobby Visibility: Public
  • Starting Team: Check Game Mode ²
  • Penalty-Radiant: No Penalty
  • Penalty-Dire: No Penalty
  • Series Type: Best of 3
  • Enable Cheats: OFF
  • All Chat: ON
  • Fill Empty Slots with Bots: OFF
  • Bot Difficulty: Medium
  • Spectators: Enable
  • Dota TV Delay: 2 minutes
  • League: None
¹ Share the name, password and server location with your opponent in order to find the lobby
² Please check the game mode rules at the rules page


Looking for your opponents or need help? During the tournament join ESL Dota 2 on Discord or open a support ticket.

Match related issues must be handled via match protest.


Looking for help? Please check our Major League FAQ or open a support ticket.