Arena of Valor International Championship 2020

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[e][h]Arena of Valor International Championship 2020
League Information
Series:
Arena of Valor International Championship AIC
Organizer:
Type:
Online
Location:
Asia Asia
Venue:
Seoul
Ho Chi Minh City
Taipei CIty
Bangkok
Shanghai
Jakarta
Teams:
12
Format:
Group Stage:
Double Round-Robin
Playoffs:
Single Elimination
Prize Pool:
$500,000 USD
Start Date:
2020-11-19
End Date:
2020-12-20
Liquipedia Tier:
Chronology
 2019 2019

The Arena of Valor International Championship 2020 is the fourth world championship under the AIC franchise, organized by Garena and Tencent. 12 teams will take part for a share of the $500,000 USD prize pool this November and December.

About[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage - November 19th - November 29th
    • All twelve teams are divided into two groups of 6 teams up to 2 teams from AOG, RPL or GCS can in the same group.
    • Single Round-Robin format, all matches are played in a Bo3 with Global Ban-Pick Rules
      • Each Game win grants 1 point
      • Top 4 teams in each group advance to the Playoffs
      • Bottom 2 team in each group are eliminated
    • Click here for information about Tie-Breaker Rules in Group Stage
  • Difference
  • Head-to-Head Result
  • Count the total of the destroyed towers in all Head-to-Head games
  • Count the total of kills in all Head-to-Head games
  • Count the total of assists
  • Time difference
  • Tie-breaker match, played in a Bo1
  • Playoffs - December 2nd - December 20th
    • Double Elimination Bracket
    • Playoffs Round 1 are played in a Bo5
    • All other matches are played in a Bo7
    • All matches are played with Global Ban-Pick Rules

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Thai Commentators
    • Thailand WinzY (Vipolpat Moonsapa)
    • Thailand Ballx3 (Nattapong Pinittanont)
    • Thailand HeaGow (Prasit Kiatwacharawit)
    • Thailand SunWaltz (Dolpraphob Tiendam)
    • Thailand Mhom (Naruebet Yuanyee)
    • Thailand Sakeza (Thananatthaphon Jirathipthitiwut)
    • Thailand Brighto (Piwat Ngernthavornkul)

Prize Pool[edit]

$500,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

MVP Awards[edit]

Qualification[edit]

Event Date Seeds Qualified Teams
Arena of Glory Vietnam Arena of Glory Winter 2020-08-22 – 2020-11-08 3 Saigon Phantom
Team Flash
BOX Gaming
Garena Challenger Series Taiwan Garena Challenger Series Summer 2020-08-15 – 2020-11-08 2 Flash Wolves
MAD Team
Arena of Valor International Championship Taiwan Taiwan Qualifier 2020-10-29 – 2020-11-01 1 Hong Kong Attitude
RoV Pro League Thailand RoV Pro League Winter 2020-08-21 – 2020-10-11 2 Talon Esports
Buriram United Esports
Road to Glory Thailand Road to Glory 2020-10-26 – 2020-11-01 1 POPS Bacon Time
AOV Star League Indonesia AOV Star League Season 4 2020-04-07 – 2020-09-19 1 DG Esports
EVOS Esports disbanded
Arena of Valor International Championship South Korea Korean Direct Invite 1 Team Timing
Arena of Valor International Championship China China Direct Invite 1 All Combo

Cancelled Regions[edit]

Event Date Seeds Qualified Teams
LATAM Championship South America Latinoamerica Championship S2 2020-09-11 - 2020-09-22 1 Overclock Esports
Withdrawn from the tournament
Russian Cyber League Russia Russian Cyber League S2 2020-09-04 - 2020-09-19 1 Hope Gaming
Withdrawn from the tournament
Arena of Valor International Championship Indonesia Indonesia Qualifier Cancelled 2 Qualifier cancelled


Participants[edit]

Flash Wolves
Side LaneTaiwan Heroes 
JunglerTaiwan Soar 
MiddleTaiwan XiXi 
Side LaneTaiwan GaDuo 
SupportTaiwan Zhe 
SubstitutesStaff
A55 - 8th Arena of Valor International Championship (2018)
SupportTaiwan Gua 
Main RosterStaff
A55 - 8th Arena of Valor International Championship (2018)
CTaiwan Lantyr 
Main RosterSubstitutes
A55 - 8th Arena of Valor International Championship (2018)
MAD Team
Side LaneTaiwan Yuzon 
JunglerTaiwan Neil 
MiddleTaiwan Fanta 
Side LaneTaiwan 03.22 
SupportMacau KuKu 
SubstitutesStaff
Z8-
Side LaneTaiwan Xiaobai 
Main RosterStaff
Z8-
CTaiwan Rainer 
Main RosterSubstitutes
Z8-
Hong Kong Attitude
Side LaneTaiwan Outcast 
JunglerTaiwan XiaoLin 
MiddleTaiwan EZ 
Side LaneHong Kong TheMan 
SupportTaiwan Abao 
SubstitutesStaff
A33rd Arena of Valor International Championship (2019)
Side LaneTaiwan LuYao 
Main RosterStaff
A33rd Arena of Valor International Championship (2019)
CTaiwan Ting 
Main RosterSubstitutes
A33rd Arena of Valor International Championship (2019)
Talon Esports
Side LaneThailand Overfly 
JunglerThailand Happy 
MiddleThailand IpodPro 
Side LaneThailand Erez 
SupportThailand Tony 
SubstitutesStaff
Z8-
SThailand Porzanaruk 
Main RosterStaff
Z8-
CTaiwan Linkou 
Main RosterSubstitutes
Z8-
Buriram United Esports
Side LaneThailand Summer 
Side LaneThailand FirstOne 
MiddleThailand NuNu 
Side LaneThailand 007x 
SupportThailand isilindilz 
SubstitutesStaff
A22nd Arena of Valor International Championship (2019)
JunglerThailand Difoxn 
Side LaneThailand JOMMy 
JunglerThailand BlueNoPing 
Main RosterStaff
A22nd Arena of Valor International Championship (2019)
CThailand MistGunz 
Main RosterSubstitutes
A22nd Arena of Valor International Championship (2019)
POPS Bacon Time
Side LaneThailand NongTee 
JunglerThailand Getsrch 
MiddleThailand 7k2 
Side LaneThailand Moowan 
SupportThailand Moss 
SubstitutesStaff
A55 - 8th Arena_of Valor_International_Championship/2017/Asia (2017)
Side LaneThailand Pannawat 
SupportThailand TAOX 
Main RosterStaff
A55 - 8th Arena_of Valor_International_Championship/2017/Asia (2017)
CSouth Korea JJak 
Main RosterSubstitutes
A55 - 8th Arena_of Valor_International_Championship/2017/Asia (2017)
Saigon Phantom
Side LaneVietnam BronzeV 
JunglerVietnam Bangg 
MiddleVietnam LạcLạc 
Side LaneVietnam Red 
SupportVietnam Zeref 
SubstitutesStaff
A99 - 12th Arena of Valor International Championship (2018)
MiddleVietnam Goro 
Side LaneVietnam NTB 
Main RosterStaff
A99 - 12th Arena of Valor International Championship (2018)
CVietnam Polo 
AVietnam YangSieu 
MVietnam Yamate 
Main RosterSubstitutes
A99 - 12th Arena of Valor International Championship (2018)
Team Flash
Side LaneVietnam Gấu 
JunglerVietnam ADC 
MiddleVietnam XB 
Side LaneVietnam Elly 
SupportVietnam ProE 
SubstitutesStaff
A11st Arena of Valor International Championship (2019)
Side LaneVietnam ĐạtKòiii 
Side LaneVietnam Daim 
Main RosterStaff
A11st Arena of Valor International Championship (2019)
CVietnam Harvin 
Main RosterSubstitutes
A11st Arena of Valor International Championship (2019)
BOX Gaming
Side LaneVietnam Kyobi 
JunglerVietnam NDG 
MiddleVietnam Akashi 
Side LaneVietnam Ara 
SupportVietnam Oppa 
SubstitutesStaff
Z8-
JunglerVietnam KT 
Side LaneVietnam Râu 
Main RosterStaff
Z8-
CVietnam Xanh 
Main RosterSubstitutes
Z8-
DG Esports
Side LaneIndonesia MAMMON 
JunglerIndonesia BackDoor 
MiddleIndonesia SKRULL 
Side LaneIndonesia Ayep 
SupportIndonesia Meloo 
SubstitutesStaff
Z8-
SupportIndonesia Kyoka 
Main RosterStaff
Z8-
CIndonesia Kurus 
Main RosterSubstitutes
Z8-
Team Timing
Side LaneSouth Korea MidHeart 
JunglerSouth Korea Kiri 
MiddleSouth Korea KwonHong 
Side LaneSouth Korea Nanohana 
SupportSouth Korea Chan 
SubstitutesStaff
Z8-
Side LaneSouth Korea hango 
Main RosterStaff
Z8-
CSouth Korea YK 
Main RosterSubstitutes
Z8-
All Combo
Side LaneChina YiNan 
JunglerChina CGod 
MiddleChina BYCK 
Side LaneChina LinXuan 
SupportChina Starshock 
SubstitutesStaff
Z8-
SupportChina Xuanxuan 
Main RosterStaff
Z8-
CChina XiShuai 
AChina awoke 
Main RosterSubstitutes
Z8-
1 Total teams decrease from 16 to 12.

Invitation Teams[edit]

Teams withdrawn from the Tournament[edit]

EVOS Esports2
Side Lane TBD 
Jungler TBD 
Middle TBD 
Side Lane TBD 
Support TBD 
Side Lane TBD 
C TBD 
Overclock Esports1
Side Lane TBD 
Jungler TBD 
Middle TBD 
Side Lane TBD 
Support TBD 
Side Lane TBD 
C TBD 
Hope Gaming3
Side Lane TBD 
Jungler TBD 
Middle TBD 
Side Lane TBD 
Support TBD 
Side Lane TBD 
C TBD 
1 Overclock Esports cannot attend the tournament due to travel issues. Their spot will be reserved for AWC 2021.[1]
2 EVOS Esports disbanded.
3 Hope Gaming withdrawn from the tournament.

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A
1. Hong Kong Attitude4-08-08p
2. Buriram United Esports3-16-36p
3. POPS Bacon Time2-24-44p
4. BOX Gaming1-23-43p
5. All Combo1-22-42p
6. DG Esports0-40-80p


Group B
1. Team Flash2-04-14p
2. MAD Team2-14-24p
3. Saigon Phantom1-24-44p
4. Talon Esports1-12-22p
5. Flash Wolves1-12-32p
6. Team Timing0-20-40p


 Click here for detailed results of the Group Stage matches

Playoffs[edit]

Quarter-finals
 1st place from Group A
 1st place from Group A
 4th place from Group B
December 2, 2020
 4th place from Group B
 3rd place from Group A
 3rd place from Group A
 2nd place from Group B
December 2, 2020
 2nd place from Group B
 4th place from Group A
 4th place from Group A
 1st place from Group B
December 3, 2020
 1st place from Group B
 2nd place from Group A
 2nd place from Group A
 3rd place from Group B
December 3, 2020
 3rd place from Group B
Upper Bracket Semi-finals
 
TBD
TBD
December 5, 2020
 
 
TBD
TBD
December 5, 2020
 
Upper Bracket Finals
 
TBD
TBD
December 12, 2020
 
Lower Bracket Round 1
 
TBD
TBD
December 4, 2020
 
 
TBD
TBD
December 4, 2020
 
Lower Bracket Quarter-finals
 
TBD
TBD
December 6, 2020
 
 
TBD
TBD
December 6, 2020
 
Lower Bracket Semi-finals
 
TBD
TBD
December 12, 2020
 
Lower Bracket Finals
 
TBD
TBD
December 13, 2020
 
Grand Finals
 
TBD
TBD
December 20, 2020
 


Additional Data[edit]

Country Representation[edit]

#Country / RegionRepresentationPlayers
1Vietnam Vietnam22 / 79 (28%)ADC, Akashi, Ara, BronzeV, Bângg, Daim, Elly, Goro, Gấu, KT, Kyobi, LạcLạc, NDG, NTB, Oppa, ProE, Red, Râu, XB, Yamate, Zeref, ĐạtKòiii
2Thailand Thailand21 / 79 (27%)007x, 7k2, BlueNoPing, Difoxn, Erez, FirstOne, Getsrch, Happy, IpodPro, Isilindilz, JOMMy, Moowan, Moss, NongTee, NuNu, Overfly, Pannawat, Porzanaruk, Summer, TAOX, Tony
3Taiwan Taiwan16 / 79 (20%)03.22, Abao, EZ, Fanta, GaDuo, Gua, Heroes, LuYao, Neil, Outcast, Soar, XiXi, XiaoLin, Xiaobai, Yuzon, Zhe
4China China6 / 79 (8%)BYCK, CGod, LinXuan, Starshock, Xuanxuan, YiNan
5Indonesia Indonesia6 / 79 (8%)Ayep, BackDoor, Kyoka, MAMMON, Melo, SKRULL
6South Korea South Korea6 / 79 (8%)Chan, Hango, Kiri, KwonHong, MidHeart, Nanohana
7Hong Kong Hong Kong1 / 79 (1%)TheMan
8Macau Macau1 / 79 (1%)KuKu

Additional content[edit]

  1. Arena of Valor (2020-10-30). "Announcement for Overclock Esports in AIC 2020" (in English Speaking English). Facebook.