ESEA Season 29: Global Challenge

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[e][h]ESEA Season 29: Global Challenge
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Dallas
Venue:
Mavs Esports Training Facility
Teams:
8
Prize Pool:
$50,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-12-07
End Date:
2018-12-09
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Cache • Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Train

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Desk Host:
    • USA Boq (Mark Wilson)
  • Observers:
    • USA Prius (David "DJ" Kuntz)
    • USA encg (Efren Chuong)

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • Two double-elimination format (GSL) Groups
      • Each group has 4 teams
      • Opening & Winners' matches are Bo1
      • Elimination & Decider matches are Bo3
    • Top two teams from each group advance to the Playoffs
  • Playoffs:
    • Single-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo3

Prize Pool[edit]

$50,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

1 November 15th - Mexico MarkE will not be able to attend due to visa issues, USA motm will stand in. [1]
2 November 21st - USA XotiC announces that he will not be attending the Global Challenge. USA GRAMPZ will stand-in for cantwinalan. [2]
3 November 26th - G2 Esports sign France Lucky and France JaCkz from 3DMAX, however due to roster locks, the two will play this tournament with 3DMAX. [3]
4 November 30th - Team Wild are unable to attend the event due to visa issues. 4th place North American team Vireo.pro is invited in their place. [4][5]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. 3DMAX 2-0 35-24 +11
2. Team Kinguin 2-1 63-48 +15
3. Vireo.pro 1-2 63-71 -8
4. cantwinalan 0-2 30-48 -18

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. Grayhound Gaming 2-0 32-25 +7
2. Team Singularity 2-1 60-38 +22
3. Virtus.pro 1-2 59-88 -29
4. Swole Patrol 0-2 53-53 0


Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
3DMAX
2
December 9, 2018 - 14:25 CST
19132
22
1216
013
1611
5
45
1
 
 
 
 
Team Singularity
0
Grayhound
1
December 9, 2018 - 10:00 CST
1211
1
416
12
221122
421
12419
0111
136
7
916
7
Team Kinguin
2
Grand Final
3DMAX
2
December 9, 2018 - 17:00 CST
169
7
68
2
127
5
816
8
1612
4
35
2
Team Kinguin
1

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