MLG Major Championship Columbus will be the first Counter Stike major of 2016.
Majors are special Valve supported tournaments. Specific events are available at the Majors with viewers able to receive in-game drops by simply watching the matches, buy stickers from their favorite teams and players, and earn an in-game coin trophy by playing the "pick'em" challenge in the CS:GO Client.
The main event will feature sixteen of the best teams from all around the world. The top eight teams from the Cluj-Napoca Major and eight teams from the Offline Qualifier.
This Major will be the first to feature the raised Prize Pool of $ 1,000,000.
The event will be hosted by Major League Gaming and Valve at the MLG Arena and Nationwide Arena from March 29th to April 3, 2016.