WePlay AniMajor: Wild Card Schedule and Other Details

Rakshak Kathuria
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  • The WePlay AniMajor wild card will be held for two days, June 2 and 3, 2021, featuring six teams - Team Nigma, Team Secret, Vici Gaming, Invictus Gaming, Execration, and AS Monaco Gambit.
  • WePlay Esports will stream two BO2 series simultaneously, starting with Team Secret vs AS Monaco Gambit and Team Nigma vs Vici Gaming on June 2.
  • A total of fifteen series will be played since each team will play the other team once.

Some enthralling top-tier Dota 2 action is on the cards as the wild card schedule of the WePlay AniMajor has been released. The wild card will be held for two days, June 2 and 3, 2021, featuring six teams - Team Nigma, Team Secret, Vici Gaming, Invictus Gaming, Execration, and AS Monaco Gambit. WePlay Esports will stream two BO2 series simultaneously, starting with Team Secret vs AS Monaco Gambit and Team Nigma vs Vici Gaming on June 2. A total of fifteen series will be played since each team will play the other team once. Here is a look at the complete schedule of the AniMajor wild card.

Update: The Wild Card of the WePlay AniMajor has now concluded. You can now take a look at the Group Stage schedule using the link below.

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WePlay AniMajor: Wild Card Teams List and Schedule

Team List

  1. Team Nigma (EU)
  2. Team Secret (EU)
  3. Execration (SEA)
  4. AS Monaco Gambit (CIS)
  5. Vici Gaming (China)
  6. Invictus Gaming (China)

Format

  • 6 teams BO2 round-robin.
  • The top two teams from the wild card will advance to the group stage. 
  • The bottom four teams will get eliminated.

Schedule (All times are in SGT)

The wild card will be held on June 2-3, 2021. Two matches will take place simultaneously throughout the day in the wild cards.

June 2 (Wednesday)
TimeStream 1Stream 2
7:00 PMTeam Secret vs AS Monaco GambitVici Gaming vs Team Nigma
9:00 PMExecration vs Invictus GamingTeam Nigma vs AS Monaco Gambit
11:00 PMVici Gaming vs Team SecretExecration vs AS Monaco Gambit
1:00 AMTeam Nigma vs Invictus GamingExecration vs Vici Gaming
June 3 (Thursday)
TimeStream 1Stream 2
7:00 PMVici Gaming vs AS Monaco GambitExecration vs Team Secret
9:00 PMExecration vs Team NigmaInvictus Gaming vs Vici Gaming
11:00 PMTeam Nigma vs Team SecretInvictus Gaming vs AS Monaco Gambit
1:00 AMInvictus Gaming vs Team Secret--



Group Stage: June 4th - June 7th, 2021

Eight teams will compete in the group stage in another BO2 round-robin format. The top two teams will become a part of the Upper Bracket playoffs while the 3rd to 6th place teams become a part of the Lower Bracket playoffs. The remaining two teams will get eliminated.

Playoffs: June 9th - June 13th, 2021

12 teams will compete in the double-elimination playoffs. All matches except for the Grand Finals will be BO3s. The Grand Finals will be a BO5 series.


WePlay AniMajor, the second Dota 2 Major of the 2021 DPC, is scheduled for June 2-13 at the WePlay Esports Arena Kyiv in Kyiv, Ukraine. Although the games will be played on LAN, the pandemic still prohibits spectators from attending in person, similar to the Singapore Major. A total of 18 teams are going to compete in the WePlay AniMajor with a total prize pool of $500,00 USD and 2700 DPC points on the line.


Rakshak is an undergrad, an inquisitive person who likes to acquire information and knowledge of varied sectors in esports. However, his current focus is specifically on Dota 2.

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