May 4,2023- MPL Philippines Season 11 Playoffs starts with a bang as reigning MPL champions Blacklist International take care of their first match against long time rivals Smart Omega sweeping the barangay in a dominating 3-0 series.

Season 7 MVP Edward Jay”Edward”Dapadap had a fantastic series using Joy in game 1 earning a 2/0/5 KDA, and then Arlott in games 2 and 3 who was key in turning the tides against Omega’s comeback potential lineup providing damage and surprise counters with the final slash ultimate.