King of the Desert 4

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[e][h]King of the Desert 4
League Information
Organizers:
Sponsor(s):
PinzTec • Microsoft • MsHuggah
Game Mode:
Type:
Online
Location:
World World
Format:
1v1
Prize Pool:
$75,020 USD
Start Date:
2021-11-18
End Date:
2021-12-12
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Players
Number of Players:
32
Maps
Chronology

King of the Desert 4 (abbr. KotD4) is an Age of Empires II 1v1 tournament hosted by MembTV and is played on the map Arabia exclusively. It was announced on MembTV's 2 years special stream.[1]

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Host, Main Commentator (English)
  • Observer:
  • Guest Commentators:

Alternative Broadcasters are content creators and/or notable players who live-streamed the games simultaneously to that of the Main Event team and surpassed an average of 50 viewers while doing so. Generally, the purpose of these broadcasts is to support different languages.

  • Polish Commentator:

Format[edit]

  • 1 versus 1
  • Maps: Arabia only
  • Single-elimination Stage: November 18th - 21st
    • Round of 32 is Bo5
  • Group Stage: November 25th - December 3rd
    • Two groups, Swiss-system format (3 rounds)
    • All matches are Bo5
    • Players with two wins advance to the Quarterfinals, players with two losses are eliminated
    • Tiebreaker rules
      1. Difference between series wins and losses
      2. Head to Head results
      3. Player Seed
    • Seeding
      • Invited players are seeded based on previous tournament performances
      • Qualified players are seeded based on their highest-achieved 1v1 random map rating
      • A winning player will inherit the seed of their opponent if it is higher than their own
  • Playoffs: December 4th - 12th
    • Quarterfinals and Semifinals are Bo7
    • 3rd Place Match is Bo5
    • Finals is Bo9

Prize Pool[edit]

  • The base prize pool ($75,000 USD) was sponsored by Microsoft, PinzTec and MsHuggah. MembTV added $2,500 USD after reaching 5000 Twitch subscribers, making it a total of $77,500 USD. [2]
    • $2,480 USD were spread among the players in the Qualifiers.
    • $75,020 USD were spread among the players in the main event as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Results[edit]

Single-elimination Stage[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Standings[edit]

Group A[edit]
#PlayerMatchesGamesGDRound 1Round 2Round 3
1.Austria Liereyy2-06-2+4Canada slam3:0Spain TaToH3:2 
2.China Yo2-06-0+6Brazil dogao3:0Serbia DauT3:0 
3.Spain TaToH2-18-5+3Finland Villese3:1Austria Liereyy2:3Argentina Nicov3:1
4.Finland Villese2-17-70Spain TaToH1:3Canada slam3:2Serbia DauT3:2
5.Serbia DauT1-25-7-2Argentina Nicov3:1China Yo0:3Finland Villese2:3
6.Argentina Nicov1-25-7-2Serbia DauT1:3Brazil dogao3:1Spain TaToH1:3
7.Brazil dogao0-21-6-5China Yo0:3Argentina Nicov1:3 
8.Canada slam0-22-6-4Austria Liereyy0:3Finland Villese2:3 
Group B[edit]
#PlayerMatchesGamesGDRound 1Round 2Round 3
1.Norway TheViper2-06-0+6Turkey Kasva3:0Norway TheMbL3:0 
2.Germany JorDan_AoE2-06-2+4Vietnam ACCM3:1Canada Hera3:1 
3.Russia Vinchester2-17-70Norway TheMbL1:3Turkey Kasva3:2Canada Hera3:2
4.France Sitaux2-18-6+2Canada Hera2:3Vietnam ACCM3:2Norway TheMbL3:1
5.Canada Hera1-26-8-2France Sitaux3:2Germany JorDan_AoE1:3Russia Vinchester2:3
5.Norway TheMbL1-24-7-3Russia Vinchester3:1Norway TheViper0:3France Sitaux1:3
7.Vietnam ACCM0-23-6-3Germany JorDan_AoE1:3France Sitaux2:3 
8.Turkey Kasva0-22-6-4Norway TheViper0:3Russia Vinchester2:3 

Matches[edit]

Round 1[edit]
Round 2[edit]
Round 3[edit]
Round 1[edit]
Round 2[edit]
Round 3[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo7)
 Austria Liereyy
4
 France Sitaux
0
 China Yo
1
December 4, 2021 - 15:00 GMT
 Russia Vinchester
4
 Norway TheViper
4
 Finland Villese
1
 Germany JorDan_AoE
4
 Spain TaToH
3
Semifinals (Bo7)
 Austria Liereyy
1
 Russia Vinchester
4
 Norway TheViper
4
 Germany JorDan_AoE
1
Finals (Bo9)
 Russia Vinchester
2
 Norway TheViper
5
3rd Place Match (Bo5)
 Austria Liereyy
3
December 12, 2021 - 14:00 GMT
 Germany JorDan_AoE
0

Additional Content[edit]

References[edit]

  1. MembTV (2021-08-31). "The Long Wait is Over - KOTD4". YouTube.
  2. MembTV (2021-12-16). "KOTD4 RECAP - Thanks.". AoEZone.
  3. Rorarimbo (2021-10-31). "KotD4 | Questions & Answers". AoEZone.