The tournament will be played in May and will bring together the best Counter Strike: Global Offensive rosters in the world.
France will host the first CSGO Major in 2023. This is what the new organizer announced, blast, which comes from doing a great job in recent years on his circuit. This is the first time for the Gallic country as the scene of one of the most important tournaments in the world.
CSGO | BLAST will organize the first Major of 2023 in France
This announcement follows the French president’s remarks Emmanuel Macron in April this year, when he expressed his wish that France will host top esports events in the future and even “video game country“.
“BLAST has always had the ambition and dream to participate in a Major, an event that should be considered the pinnacle of esports and competitive gaming. We are watching and waiting for the right moment to deliver an unforgettable Major.” Robbie DouekCEO of BLAST.
“Paris is the world-class venue to host the tournament and will precede another high-profile international event at the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. 10 years of Majors and we are very confident to mark this occasion by offering the biggest event to date for CS:GO fans to experience and enjoy.”
CSGO Paris Major and Qualifier Dates
- Classification at RMR: February – March
- RMR: April 3-9
- Main Stage: May 8-21
- Challengers Stage: May 8-11
- Legend Stage: May 13-16
- Champion Stage: May 18-21