Through a series of open qualifiers, the 16 teams that will be fighting for the opportunity of qualifying for the upcoming PGL Minor are now ready to begin their journey. The final teams to make their way into the final online qualifier before the actual Minor itself were iGame.com, as well as Outlaws.
Additionally, the European closed qualifier is probably the most competitive it has ever been, as former Valve Major champions NiP, and EnVyUs will also have to fight their way through the qualifier in order to make it to the Minor. Another set of noteworthy names includes Heroic, Team Dignitas, and LDLC.
Invited teams NiP f0rest, GeT_RiGhT, Xizt, draken, friberg EnVyUs SIXER, RpK, Happy, xms, ScreaM Heroic MODDII, JuGi, valde, niko, Snappi BIG keev, tabseN, gob b, nex, LEGIJA LDLC Ex6TenZ, to1nou, ALEX, mistou, Maniac Epsilon Esports REZ, freddieb, BARBARR, atter, cadiaN Kinguin MICHU, SZPERO, mouz, rallen, Hyper Space Soldiers XANTARES, DESPE, paz, MAJ3R, Calyx
Qualified teams Fnatic Academy Plessen, Golden, Bååten, Karus, Jayzwalkingz Dignitas RUBINO, jkaem, cromen, fox, tenzki Tricked HUNDEN, AcillioN, es3tag, b0RUP, Friis North Academy glace, gade, acoR, mertz, LOMME PENTA Sports kRYSTAL, suNny, zehN, innocent, HS passions hampus, RuStY, xajdish, FREDDyFROG, Relaxa iGame.com ZOREE, SAGGERTON, juho, xseveN, sAw Outlaws CeRq, SPELLAN, Rock1nG, NK4Y, niki1
Eight teams in total will be advancing on to the offline PGL Minor qualifiers, where they will meet opponents from theAmericas, CIS, and Asia, to decide which teams that will be making it to the PGL Kraków Major.