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EPICENTER 2017

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[e][h]EPICENTER 2017
League Information
Series:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Russia St. Petersburg
Venue:
Yubileyny Sports Palace
Format:
GSL Group Stage (Bo3)
Single-Elimination Playoffs (Bo3)
Grand Final (Bo5)
Prize Pool:
$490,000 USD
Start Date:
2017-10-24
End Date:
2017-10-29
Teams:
8
Liquipedia Tier:
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Maps
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About[edit]

St. Petersburg is to hold its first event from the EPICENTER series of high-profile esports tournaments. For those living in or visiting the northern metropolis, as well as for millions of electronic sports enthusiasts in the CIS, this tournament will be one of this year’s most important events.

The tournament’s play-off will be held at the Yubileyny Sports Palace on October 28–29. Spectators will be treated to a grand battle between the world’s best esports clubs, an impressive show, signing sessions by pro players, and souvenirs.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

English Broadcast[edit]

  • Desk Host:
  • Analysts:
    • Australia SPUNJ (Chad Burchill)
    • Serbia YNk (Janko Paunović)

Russian Broadcast[edit]

  • Desk Host:
    • Russia mEG (Elena Urusova)
  • Analysts:
    • Russia hooch (Dmitriy Bogdanov)
    • Ukraine ami (Amiran Rekhviashvili)
    • Russia seized (Denis Valeryevich Kostin)
  • Commentators:
    • Ukraine ceh9 (Arsenij Trynozhenko)
    • Ukraine yXo (Aleksei Maletskyi)
    • Ukraine Enkanis (Aleksandr Polyshchuk)
    • Russia CrystalMay (Dmitriy Korchevinin)

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage
    • GSL Format
    • All matches will be Bo3
  • Playoffs
    • Single elimination
    • Semifinals & 3rd Place match will be Bo3
    • Grand Final will be Bo5

Prize Pool[edit]

$490,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

1 Brazil boltz will play in place of Brazil felps for the event, on loan from Immortals. [1]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming 2-0 71-38 +33 4p
2. Virtus.pro Virtus.pro 2-1 91-107 -16 4p
3. FaZe Clan FaZe Clan 1-2 120-121 -1 2p
4. Gambit Esports Gambit Esports 0-2 83-99 -16 0p
Group A Matches
SK GamingSK GamingSK
2
0
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
October 24, 2017 - 11:00 MSK
1610
6
55
0
1610
6
75
2
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
1
2
FaZe ClanFaZe ClanFaZe
October 24, 2017 - 17:20 MSK
19122
32
1631
120
93
6
1612
4
20711
821
22822
712
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
2
1
Gambit EsportsGambit EsportsGambit
October 25, 2017 - 11:00 MSK
1610
6
65
1
137
6
168
8
168
8
137
6
SK GamingSK GamingSK
2
1
FaZe ClanFaZe ClanFaZe
October 25, 2017 - 17:45 MSK
77
0
168
8
1613
3
22
0
168
8
87
1
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
2
1
FaZe ClanFaZe ClanFaZe
October 26, 2017 - 11:00 MSK
22
0
1613
3
1611
5
114
7
1611
5
134
9

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. G2 Esports G2 Esports 2-0 64-22 +44 4p
2. Astralis Astralis 2-1 81-74 +7 4p
3. NorthNorth North 1-2 70-102 -32 2p
4. Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid 0-2 61-78 -17 0p
Group B Matches
AstralisAstralisAstralis
0
2
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
October 24, 2017 - 14:30 MSK
139
4
166
10
44
0
1611
5
NorthNorthNorth
2
1
Team LiquidTeam LiquidLiquid
October 24, 2017 - 21:45 MSK
143
11
1612
4
1612
4
113
8
169
7
116
5
AstralisAstralisAstralis
2
0
Team LiquidTeam LiquidLiquid
October 25, 2017 - 15:10 MSK
166
10
119
2
169
7
126
6
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
2
0
NorthNorthNorth
October 25, 2017 - 21:00 MSK
1614
2
11
0
1611
5
44
0
AstralisAstralisAstralis
2
0
NorthNorthNorth
October 26, 2017 - 14:30 MSK
1611
5
114
7
168
8
87
1

Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
Semifinals
Semis
SF
Grand Final
Grand Final
Final
GF
SK GamingSK GamingSK
2
AstralisAstralisAstralis
0
October 28, 2017 - 12:50 MSK
1610
6
115
6
1942
112
17111
41
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
1
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
2
October 28, 2017 - 16:50 MSK
97
2
168
8
168
8
147
7
105
5
1610
6
SK GamingSK GamingSK
3
Virtus.proVirtus.proVP
2
October 29, 2017 - 16:55 MSK
105
5
1610
6
169
7
66
0
1932
122
16121
30
129
3
166
10
22713
821
18820
710
Third Place Match
Third Place Match
3rd Place
3rd
AstralisAstralisAstralis
1
G2 EsportsG2 EsportsG2
2
October 29, 2017 - 12:30 MSK
1610
6
145
9
145
9
1610
6
1110
1
165
11

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