A few days ago ESL officially announced the first direct invite for one of the first post-TI8 tournaments - ESL One: Hamburg 2018. Although the event will not be part of the DPC it still carries a considerable amount of hype behind it and is all set to take place in Hamburg, Germany, from October 23-28 just before the Minor’s Main Event kicks off on October 29th.
ESL have now finally announced the details of the qualifiers for this event.
Each Region of the four announced: China, Europe, SEA and North America, will have 1 spot available per region to get a team into ESL One Hamburg. The event itself will feature a total of 12 teams which implies that there’ll be 8 direct invites.
The Open Qualifiers will take place on September 27th and 28th followed by The Closed Qualifiers will take place on September 29th and 30th across all regions and will feature 4 teams – 2 from the Open Qualifiers and 2 Directly Invited.
Click on the below links to register for the event.