FACEIT Major team list complete
With the four Minors leading up to the FACEIT Major now over, all 24 teams for the next Valve-sponsored $1 million competition have now been determined.
OpTic and NiP, the finalists of the Europe Minor, have booked the final spots at the Major, joining the leading sides of the other three Minors: Rogue and Complexity from the Americas, HellRaisers and Spirit from the CIS, and TYLOO and Renegades from Asia.
These eight squads will fight for their tournament lives in the New Challengers Stage along with the bottom eight sides of the previous Major, among whom are four teams currently in the top 10, including the No.1 team at the moment, Astralis. The other teams are Liquid (4th), BIG (7th) and North (10th).
Competing for the final eight places in the New Legends Stage will be the following 16 teams, who will square off in the New Challengers Stage from September 5-9:
The eight teams progressing to the New Legends Stage will join the following eight sides, who earned Legend status in Boston: