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iBUYPOWER Masters IV


[e][h]iBUYPOWER Masters IV
League Information
Series:
IBP iBUYPOWER Masters
Type:
Offline
Location:
United States Los Angeles
Teams:
8
Prize Pool:
$200,000 USD
Start Date:
2019-01-19
End Date:
2019-01-20
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Cache • Dust II • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Train

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Stage Host:
  • Desk Host:
    • United States Boq (Mark Wilson)
  • Analysts:
    • United States moses (Jason O'Toole)
    • United States dusT (Dustin Mouret)
  • Commentators:
  • Observer:

Note: Ireland Dean (Dean Brown) was originally supposed to attend the event as a commentator, but was unable to. United Kingdom ddk (Daniel Kapadia) was brought on to replace him on the talent lineup. [1]

Format[edit]

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

Prize Pool[edit]

$200,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

1 December 29th - Cloud9 add United States Zellsis on trial in the place of Sweden Golden. [10]
2 January 5th - Sweden RobbaN steps down as FaZe Clan's coach. [11]
3 January 6th - FaZe Clan sign Kazakhstan AdreN as a stand-in and Serbia YNk as a coach. [12]
4 January 14th - Brazil pancc will stand-in for Brazil boltz on Luminosity Gaming. [13]
5 January 18th - Ghost Gaming replace Canada Subroza with United States freakazoid. [14]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. Astralis 2-0 32-12 +20
2. Fnatic 2-1 39-44 -5
3. Cloud9 1-2 39-39 0
4. compLexity Gaming 0-2 17-32 -15

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. Team Liquid 2-0 32-19 +13
2. Ghost Gaming 2-1 40-43 -3
3. FaZe Clan 1-2 43-40 +3
4. Luminosity Gaming 0-2 19-32 -13


Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
Astralis
2
January 20, 2019 - 17:35 PST
1613
3
22
0
165
11
1014
4
 
 
 
 
Ghost Gaming
0
Team Liquid
2
January 20, 2019 - 12:40 PST
1612
4
36
3
1761
91
2919
26
1611
5
49
5
Fnatic
1
Grand Final
Astralis
1
January 20, 2019 - 19:55 PST
1612
4
34
1
116
5
916
7
119
2
616
10
Team Liquid
2

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

Previews[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Videos and Photos[edit]

Galleries[edit]

Highlights[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Luis "MIRAA" Mira (2019-01-19). "ddk joins iBUYPOWER Masters on-air team". HLTV.org.
  2. "​We are pleased to announce the 1st of 8 teams that will be attending iBUYPOWER Masters IV! Please welcome, @astralisgg". IBUYPOWER. 2018-12-10.
  3. "We are pleased to announce the 6th of 8 teams that will be attending iBUYPOWER Masters IV! Please welcome, @Cloud9". IBUYPOWER. 2018-12-28.
  4. "We are pleased to announce the 7th of 8 teams that will be attending iBUYPOWER Masters IV! Please welcome, @compLexity". IBUYPOWER. 2019-01-03.
  5. "We are pleased to announce the 4th of 8 teams that will be attending iBUYPOWER Masters IV! Please welcome, @FaZeClan". IBUYPOWER. 2018-12-22.
  6. "We are pleased to announce the 3rd of 8 teams that will be attending iBUYPOWER Masters IV! Please welcome, @FNATIC". IBUYPOWER. 2018-12-17.
  7. "We are pleased to announce the 5th of 8 teams that will be attending iBUYPOWER Masters IV! Please welcome, @GhostGaming". IBUYPOWER. 2018-12-24.
  8. "We are pleased to announce the final team that will be attending iBUYPOWER Masters IV! Please welcome, @TeamLiquid". IBUYPOWER. 2019-01-05.
  9. "​We are pleased to announce the 2nd of 8 teams that will be attending iBUYPOWER Masters IV! Please welcome, @Luminosity". IBUYPOWER. 2018-12-14.
  10. John Nomis (2018-11-29). "Cloud9 Welcome Zellsis For CS:GO Trial". Cloud9.
  11. "Today, RobbaN announces he is stepping down as Head Coach.". FaZe Clan. 2019-01-05.
  12. "AdreN will stand-in as FaZe CS:GO's 5th player through the Major, & YNk has signed on to coach the team". FaZe Clan. 2019-01-06.
  13. zakk (2019-01-14). "Good thing the guys got it right. boltz will be waiting for your visa for now and our friend W7M Pancc will complete the IBP championship." (in Brazil Portuguese).
  14. "No need for an introduction, welcome to #GhostGang @FreakazoidA.". Ghost Gaming. 2019-01-18.