Updated on July 12, 9:18 p.m.(GMT+8): Updated results.

The moment all Mobile Legends: Bang Bang fans have been waiting for is finally here: the Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Mid-Season Cup 2024 (MSC 2024), the biggest MLBB tournament of the year.

MSC 2024 is an exciting and groundbreaking event, as it boasts the largest prize pool in MLBB history, elevating the stakes for all competitors.

Full list of Mobile Legends hero guides, counters, best build, and advanced combos ONE Esports featured image
Credit: ONE Esports, Moonton Games
GET AHEAD OF THE COMPETITION WITH OUR COLLECTION OF MLBB GUIDES
Full list of Mobile Legends hero guides, counters, best build, and advanced combos

Additionally, the tournament is hosted outside of Southeast Asia for the first time, with Riyadh, Saudi Arabia serving as the venue.

Here is everything you need to know about the tournament, including its schedule, format, teams, and where to watch.

What is MSC 2024?

ONIC Esports lift the championship trophy after winning the MLBB Southeast Asia Cup 2023 on June 18 at the Aeon Mall Mean Chey in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Credit: Moonton

MSC 2024 is the official mid-season Mobile Legends: Bang Bang tournament hosted by Moonton Games.

As part of the Esports World Cup, it coincides with other major esports titles around the world, making it a significant event in the global esports calendar.

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang easy to use heroes Saber, Change, and Silvanna in ONE Esports guide
Credit: ONE Esports, Moonton Games
5 easy-to-use MLBB heroes to help you climb to Mythic rank this season

This year’s tournament boasts a record-breaking prize pool of US$3,000,000, and features 16 of the strongest MLBB teams from around the globe.

Last year, ONIC Esports emerged victorious in MSC 2023, defeating the Filipino team Blacklist International in the grand final with a score of 4-2.

MSC 2024 format

The Wild Card stage is played in a best-of-one, single-round-robin format with eight qualified teams.

The top team from each group then advances to the second phase of the Wild Card. In this phase, the teams compete in a best-of-five (BO5) match.

The winner of this phase proceeds to the MSC 2024 Group Stage, while the remaining seven teams are eliminated.

The complete beginner's guide to watching Mobile Legends: Bang Bang esports article with the picture of AP Bren winning the M5 World Championship.
Credit: ONE Esports
The complete beginner’s guide to watching Mobile Legends: Bang Bang esports

In the Group Stage, the top 16 teams, including the Wild Card winner, are divided into four groups. Each group plays a single round-robin format, best-of-two matches.

The top two teams from each group advance to the Knockout Stage, while the bottom two are eliminated.

Karrie, Fanny, and Pharsa in ONE Esports featured image for article "The different types of damage in Mobile Legends and how to counter each one"
Credit: ONE Esports, Moonton Games
The different types of damage in Mobile Legends and how to counter each one

In the Knockout Stage, the top team from each group competes with the top two teams from the other groups in a single-elimination, best-of-five format.

The grand final is a best-of-seven series.

MSC 2024 group draw results

MSC 2024 Wild Card group draw

GROUP AGROUP B
Zino ZenithIHC Esports
Keep Best GamingT2K Esports
Entity7Brute Force
S2G EsportsHomeBois
Benedetta and Petrify battle spell in ONE Esports featured image for article "Petrify turns these 5 Mobile Legends heroes into weapons of mass disruption"
Credit: ONE Esports
Petrify turns these 5 Mobile Legends heroes into weapons of mass disruption

MSC 2024 group draw

GROUP AGROUP BGROUP CGROUP D
EVOS GloryFnatic ONICLiquid ECHOFalcons AP.Bren
Fire Flux EsportsSee You SoonTeam SpiritCloud9
NIP FlashSelangor Red GiantsTwisted MindsFalcon Esports
RRQ AkiraTeam FalconsHomeBoisXianyou Gaming

MSC 2024 schedule

MSC 2024 Wild Card

MSC 2024 Wild Card teams
Credit: Moonton Games

The Wild Card runs from June 28 to 30, 2024 followed by a two-day break.

June 28

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Keep Best Gaming1— 0S2G Esports
Entity71 — 0Zino Zenith
S2G Esports0 — 1Zino Zenith
Entity71 — 0Keep Best Gaming
Zino Zenith1 — 0Keep Best Gaming
S2G Esports0 — 1Entity7

Entity7 advances to the Wild Card grand final.

ONE Esports Mobile Legends role guides, how to rank up, MLBB terms, feature image showing Arlott, Ixia, Rafaela
Credit: ONE Esports, Moonton Games
DISCOVER YOUR ROLE AND MAXIMIZE YOUR PERFORMANCE IN THE LAND OF DAWN
Full list of Mobile Legends guides: Role guides, best ways to rank up, terms

June 29

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
IHC Esports0 — 1HomeBois
Brute Force0 — 1T2K Esports
HomeBois1 — 0T2K Esports
Brute Force0 — 1IHC Esports
T2K Esports1 — 0IHC Esports
HomeBois1 — 0Brute Force

HomeBois advances to the Wild Card grand final.

June 30

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
HomeBois3 — 1Entity7

HomeBois qualifies to the MSC Group Stage.

MSC 2024 Group Stage

The Group Stage takes place from July 3 to 7, 2024.

Mobile Legends best settings for performance
Credit: Moonton Games, ONE Esports
Mobile Legends best settings for performance

July 3

Stream A

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Falcons AP. Bren2 — 0Xianyou Gaming
Fnatic ONIC2 — 0Team Falcons
Liquid ECHO2 — 0Twisted Minds
EVOS Glory1 — 1RRQ Akira

Stream B

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Cloud90 — 2Falcon Esports
NIP Flash2 — 0Fire Flux Esports
Team Spirit0 — 2HomeBois
See You Soon1 — 1Selangor Red Giants

July 4

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
RRQ Akira0 — 2Fire Flux Esports
EVOS Glory1 — 1NIP Flash
RRQ Akira0 — 2NIP Flash
Fire Flux Esports2 — 0EVOS Glory

EVOS Glory and RRQ Akira have been eliminated from the tournament.

NIP Flash and Fire Flux Esports advance to the Knockout Stage.

How to practice in Mobile Legends: Bang Bang
Credit: ONE Esports
How to practice in Mobile Legends? Don’t do it in Classic!

July 5

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Twisted Minds0 — 2HomeBois
Liquid ECHO2 — 0Team Spirit
Twisted Minds0 — 2Team Spirit
HomeBois0 — 2Liquid ECHO

Twisted Minds and Team Spirit have been eliminated from the tournament.

Liquid ECHO and HomeBois advance to the Knockout Stage.

July 6

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Team Falcons0 — 2Selangor Red Giants
Fnatic ONIC0 — 2See You Soon
Team Falcons0 — 2See You Soon
Selangor Red Giants1 — 1Fnatic ONIC

Selangor Red Giants and See You Soon advance to the Knockout Stage.

Fnatic ONIC and Team Falcons have been eliminated.

ONIC Esports' Kairi "Kairi" Rayosdelsol with link to article about Filipinos' succes in MPL ID
Credit: ONIC Esports, ONE Esports
Exclusive: ONIC Kairi explains the real reason why Filipino players have found great success in MPL Indonesia

July 7

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Xianyou Gaming0 — 2Falcon Esports
Falcons AP.Bren2 — 0Cloud9
Xianyou Gaming1 — 1Cloud9
Falcon Esports0 — 2Falcons AP.Bren

Xianyou Gaming and Cloud9 have been eliminated.

Falcon Esports and Falcons AP.bren advance to the Knockout Stage.

MSC 2024 Knockout Stage schedule and results

MSC 2024 stage located in Boulevard City, Riyadh
Credit: Moonton Games

July 10 (Wednesday)

Quarterfinal

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Liquid ECHO3 — 1Falcon Esports
Selangor Red Giants3 — 2Fire Flux Esports

Liquid ECHO and Selangor Red Giants advance to the semifinal.

Falcon Esports and Fire Flux Esports have been eliminated from the tournament.

Mobile Legends Emblem system guide: All talents, best setup
Credit: Moonton Games, ONE Esports
Mobile Legends Emblem system guide: All talents and best emblem setup

Quarterfinal

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Falcons AP.Bren3 — 0See You Soon
NIP Flash3 — 2HomeBois

Falcons AP.Bren and NIP Flash advance to the semifinal.

See You Soon and HomeBois have been eliminated.

Hilda and Bruno in ONE Esports featured image for article "3 strong early game heroes in MLBB to help you quickly reach Mythical Immortal"
Credit: ONE Esports, Moonton Games
3 strong early game heroes in MLBB to help you quickly reach Mythical Immortal

July 12 (Friday)

Semifinal

TEAMRESULTSTEAM
Liquid ECHO0 — 2Falcons AP.Bren

July 13 (Saturday)

Semifinal

TEAMSCHEDULETEAM
Selangor Red Giants4 p.m. GMT+3, 6 a.m. PDT, 8 p.m. GMT+8NIP Flash
Karrie, Fanny, and Pharsa in ONE Esports featured image for article "The different types of damage in Mobile Legends and how to counter each one"
Credit: ONE Esports, Moonton Games
The different types of damage in Mobile Legends and how to counter each one

Grand final

TEAMSCHEDULETEAM
TBD1 p.m. GMT+3, 3 a.m. PDT, 6 p.m. GMT+8TBD

(to be updated)

MSC 2024 qualified teams

MSC 2024 group stage qualified teams

Team Liquid ECHO pose after winning the MPL PH Season 13 championship
Credit: MPL Philippines
MSC 2024 QUALIFIED TEAMSQUALIFYING TOURNAMENT
Liquid ECHOMPL PH Season 13 champion
Falcons AP BrenMPL PH Season 13 runner-up
Fnatic ONICMPL ID Season 13 champion
EVOS GloryMPL ID Season 13 runner-up
Team FalconsMPL MENA Season 5 champion
Twisted MindsMPL MENA Season 5 best KSA team
Selangor Red GiantsMPL MY Season 13 champion
NIP FlashMPL SG Season 7 champion
See You SoonMPL Cambodia Season 6 champion
RRQ AkiraMPL LATAM Season 1 champion
Team SpiritMLBB Continental Championships Season 3 champion
Fire Flux EsportsMTC Turkiye Championship Season 3 champion
BloodThirstyKingsNACT Spring 2024 champion
Falcon EsportsMyanmar qualifier champion
Xianyou GamingChina qualifier champion
HomeBoisMSC 2024 Wild Card

MSC 2024 Wild Card group stage qualified teams

MSC 2024 WILD CARD TEAMSQUALIFYING TOURNAMENT
HomeboisMPL MY Season 13 runner-up
Entity7MPL LATAM Season 1 runner-up
Brute ForceMLBB Continental Championships Season 3 runner-up
S2G EsportsMTC Turkiye Championship Season 3 runner-up
Zino ZenithM Challenge Cup Season 3 champion
Trained To KillMLBB Champion Battles
IHC EsportsMongolia qualifier
Keep Best GamingChina qualifier runner-up

Where to watch MSC 2024?

MSC 2024 and MWI 2024 schedule in the Esports World Cup
Credit: Moonton Games

You can watch the tournament on official Mobile Legends: Bang Bang platforms.

Fans in Riyadh can also watch the games live at the Boulevard City.

Tickets are now available at WeBook. From now until July 2, tickets are available at a 20% early bird discount.

Additionally, an Eid Al-Adha promo offers a 30% discount on tickets from June 15 to 19, 2024.

READ MORE: Flash into the fray! These are the 3 best heroes to pair with Chip in Mobile Legends