Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds

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[e][h]Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds
League Information
Series:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Philippines Ciudad de Victoria
Teams:
8
Format:
Double-Elimination bracket
Prize Pool:
$500,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-01-19
End Date:
2018-01-21
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds is the second series of Galaxy Battles. The event will be held at Manila, Philippines, where eight teams will compete for their chance at the $500,000 USD prize pool.[1]
The event was initially planned to be part of the Dota Pro Circuit but lost its Major status on January 4th.[2] As a result, several high profile teams withdrew from the tournament, reducing the number of participating teams from sixteen to eight.

Format[edit]

  • Eight teams play in a double-elimination bracket[3]:
    • Upper bracket matches are Bo3
    • Lower bracket matches are Bo1
    • Bo5 Grand Finals

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Panel Host:

Prize Pool[edit]

The prize pool for the tournament is $500,000 USD.

Participating Teams[edit]

Infamous3[4]
1Peru Kotarō Hayama 
2Argentina Papita 
3Peru StingeR 
4Peru Scofield 
5Peru Masoku 
OG2[4]
1France 7ckngMad 
2Ukraine Resolut1on 
3Germany KheZu 
4Finland JerAx 
5Israel Fly 
TNC Pro Team[4]
1Philippines Raven 
2Philippines Kuku 
3Philippines Sam_H 
4Philippines Tims 
5Canada 1437 
Evil Geniuses[5]
1Canada Arteezy 
2USA Fear 
3Pakistan Suma1L 
4Denmark Cr1t- 
5Denmark MiSeRy 
CUSA BuLba 
1 Romania w33 will be standing in for paiN Gaming.[6]
2 France 7ckngMad and Germany KheZu will be standing in for Denmark n0tail and Sweden s4.[7]
3 Peru Masoku will be standing in for Peru Accel.

Results[edit]

Quarterfinals
TNC Pro Team
0
19 January 2018 - 11:00 PHT
Clockwerk Shadow Fiend Rubick Night Stalker Razor
Witch Doctor Sand King Mirana Faceless Void Brewmaster
33m28s
Tiny Puck Bounty Hunter Omniknight Lion
Shadow Demon Sand King Venomancer Drow Ranger Templar Assassin
33m19s
Team Spirit
2
Infamous
0
19 January 2018 - 11:00 PHT
Shadow Demon Tiny Sand King Beastmaster Timbersaw
Omniknight Earth Spirit Witch Doctor Dragon Knight Phantom Lancer
46m21s
Omniknight Ogre Magi Sand King Phantom Lancer Queen of Pain
Earth Spirit Razor Rubick Terrorblade Tidehunter
41m08s
VGJ.Thunder
2
Evil Geniuses
2
19 January 2018 - 14:00 PHT
Tusk Lycan Warlock Medusa Nyx Assassin
Night Stalker Witch Doctor Tiny Puck Monkey King
23m50s
Tiny Tusk Phantom Lancer Keeper of the Light Zeus
Clockwerk Rubick Gyrocopter Tinker Legion Commander
33m57s
PG.Barracx
0
OG
2
19 January 2018 - 14:00 PHT
Clockwerk Ancient Apparition Enigma Chaos Knight Dragon Knight
Bane Sand King Doom Terrorblade Puck
40m02s
Dazzle Phantom Lancer Earth Spirit Enigma Venomancer
Ancient Apparition Night Stalker Brewmaster Razor Medusa
57m21s
Rubick Elder Titan Magnus Puck Juggernaut
Sand King Clockwerk Bane Templar Assassin Wraith King
36m31s
paiN Gaming
1
Semifinals
Team Spirit
1
20 January 2018 - 10:30 PHT
Tiny Razor Shadow Shaman Undying Brewmaster
Earth Spirit Omniknight Witch Doctor Luna Gyrocopter
33m06s
Tiny Brewmaster Sand King Shadow Demon Vengeful Spirit
Razor Omniknight Disruptor Earth Spirit Weaver
27m43s
Tiny Shadow Shaman Sand King Luna Mirana
Night Stalker Death Prophet Dazzle Legion Commander Dragon Knight
44m05s
VGJ.Thunder
2
Evil Geniuses
2
20 January 2018 - 13:30 PHT
Phantom Lancer Bane Puck Elder Titan Morphling
Tusk Terrorblade Disruptor Dragon Knight Dark Seer
25m24s
Death Prophet Earth Spirit Warlock Phantom Lancer Lifestealer
Tiny Ancient Apparition Brewmaster Medusa Earthshaker
30m58s
OG
0
Winners' Finals
VGJ.Thunder
0
20 January 2018 - 17:50 PHT
Tusk Medusa Ancient Apparition Legion Commander Dragon Knight
Death Prophet Earth Spirit Warlock Spectre Tidehunter
38m55s
Tusk Shadow Fiend Ancient Apparition Batrider Luna
Death Prophet Nyx Assassin Dazzle Terrorblade Abaddon
56m44s
Evil Geniuses
2
Losers' Round 1
TNC Pro Team
1
19 January 2018 - 17:30 PHT
Sand King Phantom Lancer Shadow Demon Dark Seer Gyrocopter
Night Stalker Tusk Warlock Bloodseeker Puck
35m12s
Infamous
0
PG.Barracx
0
19 January 2018 - 19:00 PHT
Nyx Assassin Jakiro Lifestealer Rubick Death Prophet
Shadow Shaman Sand King Enigma Terrorblade Razor
28m53s
paiN Gaming
1
Losers' Round 2
OG
1
21 January 2018 - 09:30 PHT
Rubick Elder Titan Lycan Enigma Monkey King
Bane Night Stalker Tidehunter Puck Troll Warlord
49m37s
TNC Pro Team
0
Team Spirit
1
21 January 2018 - 11:00 PHT
Witch Doctor Earth Spirit Lycan Storm Spirit Venomancer
Sand King Ancient Apparition Enigma Queen of Pain Phantom Lancer
26m50s
paiN Gaming
0
Losers' Round 3
OG
0
21 January 2018 - 12:30 PHT
Earth Spirit Shadow Shaman Puck Terrorblade Timbersaw
Witch Doctor Chaos Knight Nyx Assassin Broodmother Venomancer
23m04s
Team Spirit
1
Losers' Finals
VGJ.Thunder
1
21 January 2018 - 14:00 PHT
Elder Titan Tiny Dazzle Lycan Batrider
Witch Doctor Dragon Knight Earth Spirit Enchantress Sven
28m40s
Team Spirit
0
Grand Finals
Evil Geniuses
0
21 January 2018 - 15:55 PHT
Nyx Assassin Death Prophet Dazzle Doom Morphling
Tusk Shadow Fiend Disruptor Luna Brewmaster
29m00s
Tusk Death Prophet Witch Doctor Tinker Faceless Void
Elder Titan Tiny Dazzle Terrorblade Dragon Knight
72m59s
Terrorblade Earth Spirit Puck Undying Nyx Assassin
Tusk Tidehunter Disruptor Medusa Death Prophet
42m55s
VGJ.Thunder
3

Streams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Galaxy Battle (5 October 2017). "Galaxy Battles 2018: Emerging Worlds!". Facebook.
  2. "Regarding Galaxy Battles Major". Valve Corporation. 4 January 2018.
  3. GalaxyBattles (12 January 2018). "The Galaxy Battles 2018 schedule is out!". Facebook.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Galaxy Battle (7 October 2017). "Here are your first 4 Direct Invites!". Facebook.
  5. Galaxy Battle (3 November 2017). "EG Dota2 is the next direct invite to Galaxy Battles!". Facebook.
  6. paiN Gaming (30 December 2017). "Look who has come to give that strength to our DotA team 2: Omar "w33" Aliwi". Facebook.
  7. OG (8 January 2018). "Galaxy Battles Update". Facebook.
  8. Galaxy Battle (27 October 2017). "Your next direct invite announced". Facebook.
  9. Galaxy Battle (10 November 2017). "Team Liquid will be at Galaxy Battles as our next direct invite!". Facebook.
  10. Galaxy Battle (24 November 2017). "Here is the Last Direct Invites". Facebook.
  11. Jay "Potshot" Massaad (5 January 2018). "Virtus.pro pull out of Galaxy Battles". cybersport.com.
  12. Team Secret (5 January 2018). "Regarding the Galaxy Battles Major". Facebook.
  13. Radoslav "Nydra" Kolev (5 January 2018). "Team Liquid pull out of Galaxy Battles". cybersport.com.
  14. @KodiakShroyer (6 January 2018). "Due to the recent decision from Valve and after many conversations with our team, we have decided that the OpTic Dota 2 team will not be participating in the upcoming Galaxy Battles event in the Philippines". Twitter.
  15. @NewbeeDota (7 January 2018). "After careful communication with the tournament organizers, we hereby withdraw from the Galaxy Battles tournament". Twitter.
  16. Mineski-Dota (8 January 2018). "Since the inception of the new Mineski-Dota 2017, we set our sights on qualifying for The International 2018". Facebook.
  17. LGD Gaming (10 January 2018). "LFY withdrew". Weibo.com.