Slot Distribution Announced
We have previously reported that there was some confusion regarding the slot distribution for the final Major of the season, the 2019 EPICENTER Major. Back in March, Epicenter tweeted out the distribution of the "bonus slots" but later had to back down from that statement as Valve said they wanted to announce the distribution at a later date.
Yesterday EPICENTER was finally able to reveal the final slot distribution and there's a big surprise in there. The fact that Europe and China each got one of the bonus slots is no big surprise but this time we'll see two teams from the Minor qualify for the Major, quite a bit change.
This means that the final distribution will be as follows:
The qualifier for the Major begins later this week, May 15th. Unlike previous previous Majors, Epicenter will run all the regional qualifiers at the same time, so get ready for a lot of Dota!