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EPICENTER 2017

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[e][h]EPICENTER 2017
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Russia St. Petersburg
Venue:
Yubileyny Sports Palace
Teams:
8
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
Liquipedia Tier:

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 (Arseniy Serhiiovych 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.proVirtus.pro Virtus.pro 2-1 91-107 -16 4p
3. FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe Clan 1-2 120-121 -1 2p
4. Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit Esports 0-2 83-99 -16 0p
Group A matches
SK SK GamingSK Gaming
October 24, 2017 - 11:00 MSK
1610
6
55
0
1610
6
57
2
 
 
 
 
2
0Virtus.proVirtus.pro VP
Gambit Gambit EsportsGambit Esports
October 24, 2017 - 17:20 MSK
19122
32
1316
012
93
6
1216
4
20711
821
22822
217
1
2FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe
VP Virtus.proVirtus.pro
October 25, 2017 - 11:00 MSK
1610
6
56
1
137
6
816
8
168
8
713
6
2
1Gambit EsportsGambit Esports Gambit
SK SK GamingSK Gaming
October 25, 2017 - 17:45 MSK
77
0
816
8
1613
3
22
0
168
8
78
1
2
1FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe
VP Virtus.proVirtus.pro
October 26, 2017 - 11:00 MSK
22
0
1316
3
1611
5
411
7
1611
5
413
9
2
1FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. G2 EsportsG2 Esports G2 Esports 2-0 64-22 +42 4p
2. AstralisAstralis 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
Astralis AstralisAstralis
October 24, 2017 - 14:30 MSK
139
4
616
10
44
0
1116
5
 
 
 
 
0
2G2 EsportsG2 Esports G2
North NorthNorth
October 24, 2017 - 21:45 MSK
143
11
1216
4
1612
4
311
8
169
7
611
5
2
1Team LiquidTeam Liquid Liquid
Astralis AstralisAstralis
October 25, 2017 - 15:10 MSK
166
10
911
2
169
7
612
6
 
 
 
 
2
0Team LiquidTeam Liquid Liquid
G2 G2 EsportsG2 Esports
October 25, 2017 - 21:00 MSK
1614
2
11
0
1611
5
44
0
 
 
 
 
2
0NorthNorth North
Astralis AstralisAstralis
October 26, 2017 - 14:30 MSK
1611
5
411
7
168
8
78
1
 
 
 
 
2
0NorthNorth North

Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming
2
October 28, 2017 - 12:50 MSK
1610
6
511
6
1942
112
11117
14
 
 
 
 
AstralisAstralis Astralis
0
G2 EsportsG2 Esports G2 Esports
1
October 28, 2017 - 16:50 MSK
97
2
816
8
168
8
714
7
105
5
1016
6
Virtus.proVirtus.pro Virtus.pro
2
Grand Final
SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming
3
October 29, 2017 - 16:55 MSK
105
5
1016
6
169
7
66
0
1932
122
11216
03
129
3
616
10
22713
821
02818
017
Virtus.proVirtus.pro Virtus.pro
2
3rd Place Match
AstralisAstralis Astralis
1
October 29, 2017 - 12:30 MSK
1610
6
514
9
145
9
1016
6
1110
1
516
11
G2 EsportsG2 Esports G2 Esports
2

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