GESC: Thailand Dota2 Minor
Single Elimination Playoffs
GESC: Thailand Dota2 Minor is the first Valve Corporation sanctioned tournament in Thailand and will feature the world's best teams and a Thailand representative who will compete for the largest prize purse in the country - $300,000 USD and qualifying points to The International 2018.
- Qualifier and invites
- Eight teams:
- Two direct invite
- Six regional qualifier winners and one team from Thailand qualifier
- Eight teams:
- Group Stage
- Eight teams play in a Bo1 round robin.
- Top six teams advance to the Playoffs of Main Event.
- Bottom two teams eliminated.
- Six teams play in a single-elimination bracket.
- All playoff matches are played in a Bo3.
The talent for the English broadcast was announced on April 25th, 2018.
- Sheever (Jorien van der Heijden)
- Weppas (Johan Westberg)
- Noxville (Ben Steenhuisen)
The talent for the Thai broadcast was announced on April 25th, 2018.
The base prize pool for the tournament is $300,000 USD and 300 Pro Circuit Points.
|Place||$ USD||DPC Points||Team|
|The Final Tribe|
- 1 Vega Squadron's Zayac and Blizzy were unable to travel as they did not get back their IDs in time after the process of getting visas for MDL Changsha Major. Therefore, they pulled out of tournament on May 7th.
- For detailed match results, click HERE.
Games will be live-streamed in 6 languages.
- GESC Twitch
- GESC 2 Twitch
- GESC Thailand Twitch
- GESC Thailand 2 Twitch
- LigaGame Esports TV YouTube
- GESC Huomao
- Beyond The Summit Portuguese
- 2018-05-08 | GESC THAILAND DOTA 2 MINOR - Opening Video by GES Champions
- 2018-05-08 | GESC Thailand Dota 2 Minor Talents try Som Tum! by GES Champions
- 2018-05-08 | GESC Thailand Dota 2 Minor Players learning some Thai Tongue Twisters by GES Champions
- 2018-05-12 | GESC Thailand - Highlights by GES Champions
- beartai (2015-04-25). "รายชื่อนักพากย์" (in Thai). twitter.com.
- beartai (2015-04-25). "รายชื่อนักพากย์ภาษาไทย" (in Thai). twitter.com.
- @GESChampionship (21 March 2018). "Team Secret Confirmed! GESC Thailand Dota 2 Minor will have @teamsecret as a direct invite.". Twitter. Retrieved 21 March 2018.
- @GESChampionship (12 April 2018). "Evil Geniuses, winner of the first GESC Minor in Indonesia has confirmed their attendance as the Championship Invite for GESC Thailand!". Twitter. Retrieved 12 April 2018.
- "Vega Squadron unable to attend GESC Thailand". Vega Squadron. 7 May 2018. Retrieved 7 May 2018.
- GESC (2015-05-08). "GESC TH Event Guide" (in English). GESC.