M5 World Championship Playoffs: Schedule, Results, Format, Where to Watch

The M5 World Championship playoffs stage has officially started with the qualified teams vying for this year’s title. The final stage of the event is set to kick off on 9th December 2023 at the Rizal Memorial Coliseum in Manila, Philippines. Aside from the title of world champion, the remaining teams shall also be competing for the lion’s share of the $900,000 USD prize pool. The stakes are much higher in the M5 World Championship as the defending champion, ECHO, failed to qualify for the event, opening its seat to a new victor. 

Here are the full details of the M5 World Championship Playoffs, including schedule, results, format, and where to watch.

A Guide to the M5 World Championship Playoffs

The M5 World Championship is the pinnacle of Mobile Legends esports. The tournament features the best teams from around the world competing for the highly coveted trophy and the title of World Champions.

Tournament Format

Knockout Stage: 9th – 17th December 2023

  • 8 Teams from the Group Stage will play in a double-elimination bracket.

  • All Matches will be played in a Bo5 except Grand Final.

  • Grand Final will be played in a Bo7.

For a complete list of teams and their respective rosters, click here.

M5 World Championship Playoffs Final Standing

Playoffs Match Schedule and Results

Where to watch the M5 World Championship

The tournament will be broadcasted live on the following streaming platforms;

The list shall be updated when more streaming platforms are announced at a later date.