Starting tomorrow, October 16 at the Ernest N. Morial Center in New Orleans, MLG World Finals full schedule have been released.
The Major League Gaming World Finals format for this 100th celebrating live event consists of a double elimination group stages followed by a single elimination bracket. All games are best-of-three with best-of-five grand finals.
MLG World Finals Schedule:
Friday, October 16
- 13:30 CDT/20:30 CEST Pregame Show
- 14:00 CDT/21:00 CEST - Group A: Evil Geniuses vs. (monkey) Business (Main Stage)
- 14:00 CDT/21:00 CEST - Group A: LGD Gaming vs. Virtus.Pro (Station 1)
- 16:00 CDT/23:00 CEST - Group B: Team Secret vs. MVP Phoenix (Main Stage)
- 16:00 CDT/23:00 CEST - Group B: CDEC Gaming vs. Cloud9 (Station 1)
- 18:30 CDT/01:30 CEST - Group A: Winners Match (Main Stage)
- 18:30 CDT/01:30 CEST - Group A: Losers Match (Station 1)
Saturday, October 17 - all games are played on the main stage
- 09:45 CDT/16:45 CEST Pregame Show
- 10:00 CDT/17:00 CEST - Group B: Losers Match
- 12:30 CDT/19:30 CEST - Group B: Winners Match
- 14:30 CDT/21:30 CEST - Group A: Final Match
- 17:30 CDT/00:30 CEST - Group B: Final Match
Sunday, October 18 - all games are played on the main stage
- 09:45 CDT/16:45 CEST: Pregame Show
- 10:00 CDT/17:00 CEST: Semifinals - Match 1
- 13:00 CDT/20:00 CEST: Semifinals - Match 2
- 15:30 CDT/22:30 CEST: Grand Final
The eight participating teams, six directly invited (MVP Phoenix, Team Secret, Virtus Pro, LGD, CDEC Gaming, Evil Geniuses) plus two qualified ones (Cloud 9 and (monkey) Business) will fight over the course of three days, October 16 to 18, for a share of $250,000 starting prize pool and the MLG World Finals 2015 title.