The MDL Macau 2019 is not a Dota Pro Circuit event. However, that being said this tournament already has multiple top tier Dota 2 teams confirmed for the event. MDL Macau will see teams such as Virtus Pro, PSG.LGD, Vici Gaming, Team Liquid in attendance. In fact, Ehome chose to attend this event over ESL One Katowice [ the other event that they qualified to].
See you soon, Macau! ????????
— Evil Geniuses (@EvilGeniuses) January 16, 2019
In their latest piece of information, Evil Geniuses has confirmed that they will also be attending the tournament. MDL Macau takes place from the 20th of February till the 24th of February, 2019. It will take place at the Galaxy Macau. MDL Macau will have a total of eight teams in attendance and has a prize pool of $300,000.
This is the full team list for MDL Macau 2019:
- Virtus Pro
- Team Liquid
- Evil Geniuses
- Vici Gaming
- Royal Never Give Up
- Invictus Gaming
The tournament dates clash with ESL One Katowice 2019. With many of the strongest Dota 2 teams featured in the MDL Macau event, we can hope for high viewership and really competitive Dota 2.
The organisers will announce the format and the full schedule at a later date.