Premier Tournaments

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Premier Tournaments offer a very large prize pool, are played out offline, and feature the best teams from around the world. They are commonly held by well-established franchises and are considered especially prestigious amongst the community.
Highlighted tournaments are held/sponsored by the publisher Valve and feature an outstanding prize pool. They are the biggest and most prestigious events on the tournament circuit.

Tournaments[edit]

2018[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Feb 20 - 25, 2018
$1,000,000
16 teams
Poland Katowice, Poland
  TBD
  TBD
Jan 15 - 21, 2018
$1,000,000
16 teams
Philippines Bulacan, Philippines
  TBD
  TBD

2017[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 1 - 3, 2017
$1,000,000
8 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  Secret
  Liquid
Oct 26 - 29, 2017
$1,000,000
8 teams
Germany Hamburg, Germany
  VP
  Secret
Aug 2 - 12, 2017
$24,787,916
18 teams
USA Seattle, United States
  Liquid
  Newbee
Jul 5 - 9, 2017
$250,000
8 teams
China Wuhan, China
  LGD
  LFY
Jun 14 - 18, 2017
$100,000
8 teams
USA Los Angeles, us
  VP
  Secret
Jun 15 - 18, 2017
$150,000
8 teams
China Shenzhen, China
  Newbee
  ODD
Jun 4 - 11, 2017
$500,000
10 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
  Liquid
  EG
May 30 - Jun 3, 2017
$100,000
8 teams
Taiwan Taipei, Taiwan
  Newbee
  NP
May 25 - 28, 2017
$250,000
8 teams
Philippines Manila, Philippines
  EG
  Newbee
May 18 - 21, 2017
$100,000
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  Liquid
  TNC
Apr 24 - 30, 2017
$3,000,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  OG
  VP
Mar 27 - Apr 4, 2017
$611,997
12 teams
China Shanghai, China
  iG
  OG
Feb 23 - 26, 2017
$300,000
8 teams
China Shanghai, cn
  Liquid
  VGJ
Jan 20 - 22, 2017
$139,860
8 teams
Croatia Split, Croatia
  EG
  OG
Jan 12 - 15, 2017
$1,500,000
24 teams
China Changzhou, China
  TNC
  C9
Jan 6 - 8, 2017
$250,000
8 teams
Malaysia Genting Highlands, Malaysia
  DC
  Newbee

2016[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 14 - 16, 2016
$589,252
10 teams
China Yinchuan, China
  iG.V
  VG
Dec 3 - 10, 2016
$3,000,000
16 teams
USA Boston, USA
  OG
  AF
Nov 16 - 20, 2016
$100,000
8 teams
USA Los Angeles, us
  VP
  OG
Nov 10 - 13, 2016
$100,000
8 teams
Canada Montreal, Canada
  Wings
  NP
Sep 28 - Oct 2, 2016
$250,000
8 teams
China Xiamen, China
  EG
  Newbee
Aug 2 - 13, 2016
$20,770,460
16 teams
USA Seattle, United States
  Wings
  DC
Jul 21 - 24, 2016
$300,000
8 teams
USA Los Angeles, us
  Na`Vi
  Secret
Jul 13 - 17, 2016
$101,044
8 teams
USA Los Angeles, us
  Wings
  OG
Jul 6 - 10, 2016
$201,270
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  Newbee
  Wings
Jun 17 - 19, 2016
$314,545
8 teams
Germany Frankfurt, Germany
  OG
  Na`Vi
Jun 3 - 12, 2016
$3,000,000
16 teams
Philippines Manila, Philippines
  OG
  Liquid
May 9 - 15, 2016
$500,000
8 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
  Liquid
  Newbee
Apr 28 - May 1, 2016
$208,239
8 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  MVP.P
  Vega
Apr 22 - 24, 2016
$250,000
8 teams
Philippines Manila, Philippines
  Wings
  Liquid
Apr 14 - 17, 2016
$100,000
8 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  VG.R
  Na`Vi
Mar 19 - 20, 2016
$195,274
8 teams
Croatia Split, Croatia
  MVP.P
  EG
Feb 25 - Mar 6, 2016
$3,000,000
16 teams
China Shanghai, China
  Secret
  Liquid
Jan 27 - 31, 2016
$277,668
10 teams
China Shanghai, China
  EHOME
  EG
Jan 13 - 17, 2016
$302,227
12 teams
Belarus Minsk, by
  [A]
  EG

2015[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 17 - 20, 2015
$663,275
16 teams
China Yinchuan, China
  [A]
  LGD
Dec 9 - 13, 2015
$114,866
8 teams
USA Los Angeles, United States
  EG
  VP
Nov 30 - Dec 6, 2015
$330,322
8 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
Lithuania Vilnius, Lithuania
  Empire
  4C&L
Nov 13 - 21, 2015
$3,000,000
16 teams
Germany Frankfurt, Germany
  OG
  Secret
Oct 26 - Nov 1, 2015
$220,183
10 teams
Singapore Singapore, Singapore
  Secret
  VG
Oct 16 - 18, 2015
$284,954
8 teams
USA New Orleans, USA
  Secret
  EG
Oct 3 - 4, 2015
$286,622
8 teams
USA New York, USA
  Vega
  Secret
Jul 27 - Aug 8, 2015
$18,429,613
16 teams
USA Seattle, United States
  EG
  CDEC
Jan 21 - Jul 12, 2015
$265,378
12 teams
Europe Online, Europe
  EG
  C9
Jun 20 - 21, 2015
$286,622
8 teams
Germany Frankfurt, Germany
  Secret
  EG
Mar 28 - Jun 15, 2015
$149,582
8 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  VP
  Na`Vi
Jun 3 - 7, 2015
$241,815
10 teams
China Shanghai, China
  Secret
  Empire
Apr 20 - Jun 7, 2015
$167,248
8 teams
USA Austin, USA
  NiP
  [A]
Apr 6 - May 23, 2015
$426,720
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  LGD
  VG
May 13 - 17, 2015
$271,685
8 teams
USA Los Angeles, United States
  Secret
  EG
Feb 23 - May 10, 2015
$79,504
4 teams
Germany Berlin, Germany
  Empire
  VG
Mar 9 - Apr 26, 2015
$150,000
8 teams
Romania Bucharest, Romania
  VG
  iG
Jan 24 - Apr 12, 2015
$86,461
6 teams
USA Columbus, USA
  Empire
  EG
Jan 29 - Feb 9, 2015
$3,057,519
16 teams
China Shanghai, China
  EG
  VG

2014[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Nov 28 - Jul 5, 2015
$64,000
8 teams
Europe Online, EU
  VP
  Empire
Nov 14 - Jan 18, 2015
$86,521
8 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  Empire
Nov 17 - Jan 10, 2015
$129,258.9
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  LGD
  HGT
Oct 13 - Jan 6, 2015
$58,397
16 teams
USA Las Vegas, USA
  Lv
Sep 25 - Dec 23, 2014
$80,589
16 teams
Europe Online, EU
  Secret
Oct 31 - Dec 21, 2014
$276,742
8 teams
Europe Online, EU
  Secret
  VP
Dec 3 - 7, 2014
$310,912
6 teams
USA Los Angeles, United States
  VG
  C9
Oct 6 - Nov 29, 2014
$115,560
16 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  EG
  C9
Sep 1 - Nov 2, 2014
$76,235
4 teams
Romania Bucharest, Romania
  Na`Vi
  TT
Oct 30 - Nov 2, 2014
$60,293
8 teams
China Kunshan, China
  Lv
  LGD
Aug 26 - Oct 29, 2014
$75,575
4 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
  Empire
  Na`Vi
Aug 15 - Oct 26, 2014
$273,980
8 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  EG
  Secret
Oct 9 - 10, 2014
$141,010
8 teams
USA New York, USA
  VG
  EG
Oct 2 - 5, 2014
$468,176
8 teams
China Yinchuan, China
  Newbee
  C9
Aug 11 - Sep 28, 2014
$311,655
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  VG
  OB
Sep 5 - 7, 2014
$166,942.4
8 teams
China Hangzhou, China
  EG
  C9
Jul 8 - 21, 2014
$10,923,977
16 teams
USA Seattle, United States
  Newbee
  VG
Jun 28 - 29, 2014
$210,900
8 teams
Germany Frankfurt, Germany
  iG
  EG
Apr 25 - Jun 25, 2014
$67,835
12 teams
Europe Online, Europe
  Empire
  Fnatic
Apr 1 - Jun 24, 2014
$68,517
8 teams
World Online, World
  EG
  Na`Vi
Mar 3 - Jun 16, 2014
$265,257
12 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  [A]
  C9
Jun 5 - 8, 2014
$132,350
6 teams
USA Los Angeles, United States
  EG
  DK
Mar 29 - Jun 2, 2014
$244,885
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  iG
  DK
May 24 - 25, 2014
$24,046.5
6 teams
China Jiangyin, China
  Newbee
  LGD
Mar 28 - May 18, 2014
$20,125
4 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
  Empire
  PR
Mar 5 - Apr 20, 2014
$190,162
8 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  DK
  Empire
Feb 9 - Apr 15, 2014
$124,165
10 teams
Europe Online, EU
  Na`Vi
  C9
Jan 4 - Feb 15, 2014
$69,560
8 teams
South Korea Seoul, Korea
  Zephyr
  EOT
Jan 3 - 7, 2014
$21,476
4 teams
China Beijing, China
  iG
  DK

2013[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Nov 25 - Jan 19, 2014
$124,000
4 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  Na`Vi
  [A]
Oct 17 - Jan 15, 2014
$50,000
10 teams
Europe Online, EU
  [A]
Dec 9 - Jan 13, 2014
$44,671.5
10 teams
China Shanghai, China
  DK
  iG
Oct 14 - Jan 8, 2014
$50,000
4 teams
USA Las Vegas, USA
  LGD
  Fnatic
Sep 22 - Jan 1, 2014
$247,920
10 teams
China Shanghai, China
  DK
  iG
Nov 30 - Dec 28, 2013
$89,112
8 teams
South Korea Seoul, Korea
  MVP.P
  5inQ
Sep 2 - Dec 8, 2013
$39,000
8 teams
Poland Tychy, Poland
  VG
  Fnatic
Nov 4 - 30, 2013
$50,000
6 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  Na`Vi
  Fnatic
Nov 22 - 24, 2013
$136,960
9 teams
USA Columbus, USA
  DK
Nov 16 - 17, 2013
$25,000
4 teams
Russia Moscow, Russia
  Na`Vi
  Empire
Nov 8 - 10, 2013
$35,525.6
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  LGD
  iG
Sep 11 - Nov 10, 2013
$25,000
20 teams
Europe Online, EU
  Na`Vi
  [A]
Sep 28 - Nov 10, 2013
$112,920
16 teams
South Korea Seoul, Korea
  ST
  fOu
Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2013
$25,000
12 teams
France Paris, France
  Empire
  EG
Aug 31 - Oct 13, 2013
$22,500
16 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  Na`Vi
  [A]
Aug 2 - 11, 2013
$2,874,380
16 teams
USA Seattle, United States
  [A]
  Na`Vi
May 21 - Jul 24, 2013
$25,000
20 teams
Europe Online, EU
  Na`Vi
  KP
May 20 - Jul 21, 2013
$15,500
8 teams
Europe Online, EU
  [A]
  mouz
May 20 - Jul 17, 2013
$10,000
8 teams
Spain Valencia, Spain
  Na`Vi
  mouz
Jun 19 - Jul 14, 2013
$35,000
12 teams
Poland Katowice, Poland
  mouz
  EG
Jul 10 - 14, 2013
$21,165.3
12 teams
China Beijing, China
  LGD
  Orange
Jun 16 - Jul 9, 2013
$60,000
10 teams
China Online, China
  Na`Vi
  LGD
May 19 - Jul 7, 2013
$22,500
16 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  [A]
  iCCup
May 10 - Jul 6, 2013
$163,050
10 teams
China Shanghai, China
  TongFu
  DK
Jun 15 - 17, 2013
$46,422
16 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  [A]
Mar 16 - May 26, 2013
$65,156
6 teams
China Shanghai, China
  [A]
  LGD
Feb 10 - Apr 28, 2013
$10,000
10 teams
Europe Online, EU
  [A]
  Liquid
Mar 18 - Apr 21, 2013
$35,000
16 teams
Poland Katowice, Poland
  Na`Vi
  RoX
Feb 11 - Apr 7, 2013
$15,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  nth
  Fnc.EU

2012[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Dec 12 - Apr 10, 2013
$10,000
12 teams
World Online, World
  Liquid
Nov 26 - Mar 30, 2013
$20,000
32 teams
Europe Online, eu
  VP
  Fnc.EU
Dec 24 - Mar 9, 2013
$41,834
8 teams
China Shanghai, China
  iG
Oct 3 - Jan 13, 2013
$6,000
10 teams
Europe Online, EU
  Empire
  VP
Nov 13 - Dec 23, 2012
$15,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  Na`Vi
  Empire
Dec 22 - 23, 2012
$30,000
11 teams
Malaysia Kuala Lampur, Malaysia
  LGD
  MUFC
Dec 13 - 16, 2012
$17,500
12 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  Empire
  VP
Dec 8 - 9, 2012
$19,459.62
8 teams
Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
  Fnc.EU
  nth
Nov 29 - Dec 2, 2012
$33,000
9 teams
China Kunshan, China
  iG
  DK
Nov 22 - 25, 2012
$30,198
16 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  nth
  EG
Oct 22 - Nov 18, 2012
$52,879.2
10 teams
China Fuzhou, China
  LGD
  DK
Sep 10 - Nov 18, 2012
$10,000
8 teams
World Online, World
  Empire
  EG
Nov 2 - 4, 2012
$25,000
8 teams
France Paris, France
  Na`Vi
Sep 17 - Oct 21, 2012
$15,000
8 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  Na`Vi
  Empire
Aug 26 - Sep 2, 2012
$1,600,000
16 teams
USA Seattle, United States
  iG
  Na`Vi
Jun 21 - Aug 12, 2012
$12,291.05
24 teams
Europe Online, EU
  coL
  mouz
Apr 13 - Aug 5, 2012
$20,000
24 teams
World Online, World
  PotM
  CLG
May 14 - Jul 31, 2012
$15,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  Na`Vi
  mouz
Apr 17 - Jul 8, 2012
$10,000
12 teams
World Online, World
  Na`Vi
  CLG
Jun 16 - 18, 2012
$28,772
16 teams
Sweden Jönköping, Sweden
  mTw
  Na`Vi
Mar 12 - Apr 29, 2012
$15,000
4 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  Na`Vi
  M5
Jan 4 - Mar 11, 2012
$10,000
10 teams
World Online, World
  Na`Vi
  coL

2011[edit]

Tournament
Date
Prize
P#
Location
Winner
Runner-up
Nov 5 - Mar 4, 2012
$13,195.8
24 teams
Europe Online, EU
  Na`Vi
Dec 8 - 11, 2011
$20,000
16 teams
Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine
  TR
  Na`Vi
Oct 21 - 25, 2011
$22,000
12 teams
France Paris, France
  Na`Vi
  EHOME
Aug 17 - 21, 2011
$1,600,000
16 teams
Germany Cologne, Germany
  Na`Vi
  EHOME