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ESEA Season 29: Premier Division - Europe
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ESEA Season 29: Premier Division - Europe
- Misty (Jordan Johnson)
- League Play:
- 24 teams, with 16 games for each
- Top 8 teams proceed to the Playoffs
- Playoff teams are decided by:
- Overall record
- Head-to-Head record
- Best round difference in regulation rounds
- Bo3 decider if all other tie breaker scenarios are indecisive
- Single-Elimination bracket
- All matches are Bo3
- Grand Final is played on LAN
|1st-2nd||-||S29 Global Challenge||LAN Final||3DMAX|
|3rd||-||S29 Global Challenge||EPL S8 Relegation||Team Kinguin|
|4th||$2,500||S30 Premier||-||Epsilon eSports|
|5th-8th||-||S30 Premier||-||OpTic Gaming|
|9th||-||S30 Premier||-||Red Reserve|
|11th||-||S30 Premier||-||ALTERNATE aTTaX|
|12th||-||S30 Premier||-||Chaos Esports Club|
|13th||-||S30 Premier||-||expert eSport|
|14th||-||S29 Relegation||-||x6tence Galaxy|
|15th||-||S29 Relegation||-||Tricked Esport|
|17th||-||S29 Relegation||-||Team Spirit|
|18th||-||S29 Relegation||-||EURONICS Gaming|
|21st||-||S29 Relegation||-||Smoke Criminals|
|23rd||-||S30 Advanced||-||Team Endpoint|
|24th||-||S30 Advanced||-||against All authority|
For "News and Roster Changes" Click here.
- 1 Carlsen leaves Fragsters. 
- 2 Virtus.pro replace morelz with snatchie. 
- 3 PAPERPLANES replace nawwk and ZER with pyth and hemzk9. 
- 4 Valiance replace NENO with jayzaR. 
- 5 kressy and mirbit step down from EURONICS Gaming. They are replaced by znajder and koloRRR. 
- 6 expert eSport sign FriendlyFire. 
- 7 sycrone leaves Sprout. 
- 8 The contracts of faveN and dominikkk expire and they leave EURONICS Gaming. 
- 9 PACT bench koyot. ToM223 join on trial. 
- 10 OpTic Gaming are invited to this season of ESEA Premier after withdrawing from the NA ESL Pro League. 
- 11 Inzta replaces Xaisty on Smoke Criminals. dayV1D joins the team as their new coach, replacing PeterG . 
- 12 EURONICS Gaming sign maRky. 
- 13 PAPERPLANES disbands, leaving their MDL spot vacant. 
- 14 byali steps down from Virtus.pro's active roster. 
- 15 faveN joins Sprout. 
- 16 Epsilon eSports revamp their roster; djL, fre1, CRUC1AL, and blameF join, while tsack and robiin leave. 
- 17 morelz returns to Virtus.pro's starting lineup. 
- 18 BENDJI and RuStY form a new team called Flow that inherits ex-Singularity Esports' spot. 
- 19 Red Reserve bench twist. 
- 20 Team Endpoint officially sign robiin as Sheekey's replacement. 
- 21 x6tence Galaxy take over PAPERPLANES slot due to playing the first eight matches with the previous core of PAPERPLANES.
- 22 Team LDLC.com will play Season 29 after opting out of playing Season 28 due to it being a non-promotion season.
- 23 September 18th - Gauthierlele is replaced by SandeN on Smoke Criminals. 
- 24 September 18th - ZOREE is replaced by Twixie on SuperJymy. 
- 25 September 24th - expert eSport replace .P4TriCK with kressy. 
- 26 September 26th - MHL's contract expires and he leaves PACT. 
- 27 September 27th - ALTERNATE aTTaX replace Console with tenzki. 
- 28 September 27th - gade is recalled from his loan to OpTic Gaming back to North. 
- 29 September 28th - niko joins OpTic Gaming. 
- 30 October 2nd - Inzta and SandeN are replaced on Smoke Criminals by VKLL and PetitSkel. 
- 31 October 4th - mithR steps down as ALTERNATE aTTaX's coach. 
- 32 October 6th - ZywOo leaves against All authority. 
- 33 October 9th - enkay J joins ALTERNATE aTTaX as their new coach. 
- 34 October 10th - against All authority add Fuks, EMYOR and part ways with BouLy. 
- 35 October 15th - ToM223 joins PACT after a successful trial. 
- 36 October 17th - Brollan leaves Red Reserve to join Fnatic. 
- 37 October 19th - pronax and Maikelele leave Chaos Esports Club. 
- 38 October 26th - draken joins Red Reserve. 
- 39 November 3rd - emi, Impulse, and jayzaR are replaced by nexa, EspiranTo, and ottoNd on Valiance. 
- 40 November 6th - RuStY officially joins Red Reserve. While Flow are playing the IeSF World Championship, JacKinho will stand in. 
- 41 November 6th - krii and rAW replace VKLL and buue on Smoke Criminals. 
|12.||Chaos Esports Club||8-8||207-208||-1||24p|
|24.||against All authority||1-15||140-259||-119||3p|
- For detailed results for Week 1–4, click here.
- For detailed results for Week 5–7, click here.
- For results of Week 8, click here.
- Emil "Carlsen" Carlsen (2018-07-31). "As of today, I am no longer coaching @TeamFragsters".
- "Virtus.pro welcomes Snatchie". Virtus.pro. 2018-08-02.
- MIRAA (2018-08-10). "pyth, hemzk9 join PAPERPLANES". HLTV.
- "Valiance have announced the release of Anel "NENO" Ceković and the addition of former Chaos player Aleksandar "jayzaR" Zarkovic.". Valiance. 2018-08-14.
- "ROSTER Change CSGO" (in German). EURONICS Gaming. 2018-08-19.
- "expert eSport – the story continues…". expert eSport. 2018-08-22.
- Sprout (2018-08-31). "sycrone leaves Sprout".
- Josef "faveN" Baumann (2018-09-01). "Since today I'm not a part of EURONICS Gaming anymore".
- Dominik "dominikkk" Aberle (2018-09-01). "Since today my time with EURONICS Gaming is officially done" (in German).
- "ToM223 zmienia koyota" [ToM223 replaces koyot] (in Polish). PACT. 2018-09-02.
- Jamie Duque (2018-09-03). "Update on OpTic Gaming in Pro League". ESL.
- Professeur (2018-09-03). "Smoke Criminals add Inzta, dayV1D". HLTV.
- "EURONICS sign maRky". EURONICS Gaming. 2018-09-06.
- LucasAM (2018-09-06). "pyth teamless as PAPERPLANES disband". HLTV.
- "Byali leaves Virtus.Pro". Virtus.pro. 2018-09-07.
- "You have guessed it and you guessed right". Sprout. 2018-09-10.
- "Here is our new international line up". Epsilon eSports. 2018-09-11.
- MIRAA (2018-09-13). "morelz moved into Virtus.pro starting line-up.". HLTV.
- HugoXD (2018-09-14). "I'm happy to announce our official lineup".
- "Simon ‘Twist’ Eliasson has been benched". Red Reserve. 2018-09-14.
- Ashley Robinson (2018-10-15). "Endpoint CS:GO Success Rewarded". Team Endpoint.
- MumaCe (2018-09-18). "Inzta får dansk holdkammerat i Smoke Criminals" [Inzta gets Danish teammate in Smoke Criminals]. Dust2.dk.
- SuperJymy (2018-09-18). "Welcome Twixie to SuperJymy!".
- "Wechsel: kressy ersetzt .P4TriCK in CS:GO" [Change: kressy replaces .P4TriCK in our CS:GO team] (in German). expert eSport. 2018-09-24.
- MHL (2018-09-26). "Free Agent".
- "We are announcing the release of @ConsoleCS. He has been an incredible teammate & his presence will be missed. We wish you all the best!". ALTERNATE aTTaX. 2018-09-27.
- "North welcomes cadiaN - gade returns from loan". North. 2018-09-27.
- "We've agreed to transfer @OfficialnikoCS to @OpTicGaming". Heroic. 2018-09-28.
- neL (2018-10-02). "VKLL et PetitSkel chez Smoke Criminals" [VKLL and PetitSkel join Smoke Criminals] (in French). Flickshot.fr.
- "Thank you for everything ALTERNATE aTTaX!". Torbjørn "mithR" Nyborg. 2018-10-04.
- "ZywOo & *aAa* : clap de fin" (in French). against All authority. 2018-10-06.
- "We're pleased to announce a new addition to our team.". ALTERNATE aTTaX. 2018-10-09.
- Benja (2018-10-10). "aAa add Fuks, EMYOR: team open to offers". HLTV.
- "Przed wylotem na CBE do Danii zdecydowaliśmy się na wprowadzenie do zespołu nowego zawodnika - Tomasz "ToM223" Richter." [Before leaving for CBE to Denmark, we decided to introduce a new player to the team - Tomasz "ToM223" Richter.] (in Polish). PACT. 2018-10-15.
- "Brollan becomes our fifth". Fnatic. 2018-10-17.
- "Changes to Chaos E.C. Counter-Strike". Chaos Esports Club. 2018-10-19.
- draken (2018-10-26). "I'm back with the boys whom i made my breakthru with".
- "Roster update for Valiance&Co CSGO team". Valiance. 2018-11-03.
- quiethell (2018-11-06). "RuStY avrundar Red Reserves femma" (in Swedish). Fragbite.
- Fearoth (2018-11-06). "For the end of the season, Smoke Criminals will be composed of".