[2019-05-10] Raleigh Major header

Your Survival Guide to the Six Major in Raleigh, North Carolina

10/05/2019 09:00 AM

The second annual Six Major kicks off on Monday, August 12th! This year, the Major will be located in the easygoing American city of Raleigh, North Carolina. The week of the Major will be filled with action-packed Rainbow Six gameplay, as sixteen teams from around the world battle for the title of Major Champions, and a total prize pool of $500,000 USD!  On top of the intense on-stage competition, visitors to the event will enjoy an immersive, fan-driven experience on-site.

 

Where is it located?

 

Raleigh Convention Center

500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601

http://www.raleighconvention.com

 

Group Stage Dates: August 12th-14th 2019 (Closed to the public)

Public Event Dates: August 16th-18th 2019 (Open to the public)

 

Who’s Competing?

Six Invitational 2019 Champions

  • G2 Esports (EU)

 

Eight Season IX Pro League Finalists

  • Evil Geniuses (NA)
  • DarkZero (NA)
  • Team Empire (EU)
  • LeStream Esport (EU)
  • FaZe Clan (LATAM)
  • Immortals (LATAM)
  • Fnatic (APAC)
  • Nora-Rengo (APAC)

 

Four Open Qualifier Winners

  • North America
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • Asia-Pacific

 

Allied Esports Vegas Minor Champion

 

DreamHack Valencia Champions

 

One Host Country Invitee

 

How Can I Attend?

Tickets for the event are on sale now! You can purchase tickets online at Ticketmaster.

There are two different tickets available for purchase:

 

Premium Pass - $125 USD

  • General admission to the event
  • Premium seating near stage
  • Premium goody bag with chibi & exclusive swag
  • In-Game Charm

 

General Pass - $65 USD

  • General admission to the event
  • In-Game charm

 

There is also a discount at select local hotels for those attending the event. Information for those hotels is as follows:

 

Hotel Information:

Sheraton Raleigh Hotel

421 S Salisbury St

Raleigh, NC 27601, USA

(919) 834-9900

 

Discount Information: Please follow this link for the discounted room pricing.

 

How will the Prize Pool Break Down?

 

1st Place: $200,000

2nd Place: $80,000

3rd – 4th Place: $40,000

5th – 8th Place: $20,000

9th – 12th Place: $10,000

13th – 16th Place: $5,000

 

*All prizes listed in USD

 

Additional Information

We will be updating this blog post with additional information over time, such as groups stage breakdown, schedule, and what you can expect in-person. Keep an eye out on social media to be alerted when we update the post!

 

For more information, be sure to follow us on Twitter. Talking about the event on social media? Make sure to use the hashtag #RaleighMajor when discussing online! We hope to see you all there!

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