Teams Participating in DreamLeague Season 21
|Gaimin Gladiators||Team Spirit||TALON||Evil Geniuses||Shopify Rebellion||9Pandas|
|Team Liquid||BetBoom Team||Tundra Esports||Quest Esports||TBA||TBA|
Our final two teams joining us are Entity and OG, bringing together a fantastic line-up of teams to round out the final tournament before The International 2023.
Schedule & Format
Group Stage: 18th - 21st September
The 12 teams will compete against each other in two separate groups. Through a two-game series round-robin format, the top 4 teams from each group will proceed to the Playoffs.
Playoffs: 21st - 24th September
Moving on to a double elminiation Playoffs bracket, where each of the 8 teams will fight in bo3's for every match to see who will reach the best-of-five Grand Finals.
Group Stage 2: 15th - 23rd June
The remaining eight teams will compete against each other in one group through a best-of-three round-robin. The top four teams will advance to the Playoffs where the top two of Group Stage 2 will be placed into the upper bracket and the others will be placed into the lower bracket.
Playoffs: 24th - 25th June
Grand Finals: 25th June
Where to watch
DreamLeague Season 21 will be streamed live on the DreamLeague Twitch and the ESL Dota 2 YouTube channels, and via dedicated broadcast partners from 18th September to 24th September. For more information about DreamLeague Season 21, check out the official website, and follow ESL Dota 2 on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.