Lol eSports – 2018 Mid-Season Invitational Tickets


MSI is just around the corner! Below is everything you need to know about purchasing tickets to the event.


When and where is MSI 2018 taking place?

Play-In and Group Stages:

  • May 3-6, May 8-9, and May 11-15 at the EU LCS Studio in Berlin, Germany

Knockout Stage (Semifinals & Finals):

  • May 18-20 at the Zenith Paris – La Villette in Paris, France.

How do I purchase tickets? 

Play-in and Group stage tickets will be on sale via Eventbrite, and Knockout stage tickets will be on sale via Ticketmaster. Tickets will be available to be purchased by anyone internationally.

Eventbrite is available in English and German, and Ticketmaster will be available in English and French.

When do tickets go on sale?

For Play-In and Group Stages:

  • Thursday, April 5 @ 17:00 CEST

For Knockout Stage (Semifinals & Finals):

  • Wave I = Friday, April 6 @ 17:00 CEST
  • Wave II = Friday, April 13 @ 17:00 CEST

How much will tickets be?

Play-in stage at EU LCS Studio in Berlin

  • 20 Euros

Group stage at EU LCS Studio in Berlin

  • 25 Euros

Knockout stage at Zenith Arena in Paris:

Semis on Friday and Saturday

  • Floor Seats (Tier 1): 40 Euros
  • Tier 2: 30 Euros
  • Tier 3: 20 Euros

Finals on Sunday

  • Floor Seats (Tier 1): 45 Euros
  • Tier 2: 35 Euros
  • Tier 3: 25 Euros

Are there any other taxes and fees associated with tickets?

Ticket prices above include taxes and fees. Shipping may apply if you choose to have your tickets mailed to you.

How many tickets can I buy?

There is a maximum limit of 4 tickets per transaction, regardless of the days you purchase for.

For groups who want to attend multiple days together: try to purchase your tickets in single-day batches so you can at least guarantee you stay together for a specific day, rather than each individual buying a Friday, Saturday, and Sunday ticket.

What information is required to buy tickets?

You’ll be asked your name, address, payment method, and account information.

Do I need an account to buy tickets?

Yes, you will need an account with Eventbrite and Ticketmaster to purchase tickets. To save time, we recommend that you sign-up and create an account before ticket sales go live.


What language will the games be shoutcasted in at the venue? 

For Play-in & Group stages in Berlin, the games will be shoutcasted in English.

For Knockout stage in Paris, the games will be shoutcasted in French.

There will not be translation radios available, unfortunately.

Any age restrictions for attending MSI 2018?

Children under the age of 13 are required to come with an adult.

When do doors open?

For Play-in and Group stages in Berlin, doors open 1 hour before the show each day.

  • Play-in stage May 3, 4: 12:00 CEST for 13:00 show
  • Play-in stage May 5, 6: 10:00 CEST for 11:00 show
  • Play-in Knockout May 8,9: 12:00 CEST for 13:00 show
  • Group stage in Berlin: 10:00 CEST for 11:00 show
  • For Knockout stage in Paris: 10:00 CEST for 12:00 shows

What else do I need to know?

We will be releasing an in-depth guide for ticket holders and attendees, as well a full event overview closer to the event.


The final schedule for MSI 2018 will be published shortly after the MSI Group Draw Show on April 24.


For more information on the event format for MSI 2018, head here.