The Games of the Future 2024 MLBB playoffs showcases the pinnacle of Mobile Legends: Bang Bang competition, with top teams vying for the lion’s share of the US$1 million prize pool.

Following an intense group stage, 12 teams advance to the playoffs.

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Among the notable contenders are ONIC Esports and AP Bren, fierce rivals fresh from their showdown in the M5 World Championship grand final.

Additionally, powerhouse teams Blacklist International, RRQ Hoshi, and Deus Vult have also secured spots in the playoffs.

Here’s everything you need to know about the Games of the Future 2024 MLBB playoffs, including its schedule, results, format, and where to watch the matches live.

What is the Games of the Future 2024 MLBB playoffs?

Games of the Future 2024 MLBB logo
Credit: Games of the Future

Games of the Future is a global multi-game event showcasing a mix of physical and esports competitions. Mobile Legends: Bang Bang is one of the highlighted titles in its lineup.

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The playoffs take place from February 28 to March 2, 2024, hosted in Kazan, Russia.

Playoffs format

During the playoffs, teams compete in a single-elimination format, with each match being a best-of-three, except for the grand final, which is a best-of-five.

The top team from each group in the group stage gains an advantage — they automatically secure a spot in the quarterfinals, while the remaining two teams in each group compete in the first round.

STANDINGGROUP AGROUP BGROUP CGROUP D
1stRRQAP BrenBlacklist InternationalONIC Esports
2ndDeus VultTwisted MindsRoyal Cybersports ClubBURN X Flash
3rdBurmese GhoulsHomeBoisFire Flux EsportsTeam Flash

Schedule and results

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang M5 Knockout Stage qualified team, Deus Vult
Credit: Moonton Games

February 28

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Round 1

TEAMSCHEDULETEAM
Twisted Minds7 p.m. GMT+8Burmese Ghouls
Deus Vult8:50 p.m. GMT+8HomeBois
BURN X Flash10:40 p.m. GMT+8Fire Flux Esports
Royal Cybersports Club12:30 a.m. GMT+8 (February 29)Team Flash
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February 29

Quarterfinal

TEAMSCHEDULETEAM
RRQ Hoshi7 p.m. GMT+8TBD
AP Bren8:50 p.m. GMT+8TBD
Blacklist International10:40 p.m. GMT+8TBD
ONIC Esports12:30 a.m. GMT+8 (March 1)TBD

March 2

Semifinal

TEAMSCHEDULETEAM
TBD12 a.m. GMT+8TBD
TBD1:50 a.m. GMT+8TBD

Third place match

TEAMSCHEDULETEAM
TBD8 p.m. GMT+8TBD

Grand final

TEAMSCHEDULETEAM
TBD10 p.m. GMT+8TBD

(to be updated)

Where to watch?

AP Bren at MPLI 2023
Credit: ONE Esports

All the games will be streamed live on Games of the Future’s official platforms:

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