Dota 2 League Season 5

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[e][h]Dota 2 League Season 5
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Las Vegas
Teams:
4
Format:
Double-Elimination
Prize Pool:
$58,397 USD
Start Date:
2015-01-05
End Date:
2015-01-06
Liquipedia Tier:
Links

The Dota 2 League is back for its fifth season, featuring a $50,000 base prize pool, with 25% of all in-game purchases being added to the pool, and a 4 team LAN finals at CES 2015 in Las Vegas.

Format[edit]

  • League Play
    • Sixteen teams divided into two regions of eight teams each will play a best of three series once against all other teams in their region in the round-robin league stage. The round-robin stage will be followed by a bubble race single elimination playoffs.
    • The top four teams, two from each region, will advance to the live finals in Las Vegas during the 2015 International CES.
  • Finals
    • Double elimination bracket with two teams from each division.
    • #1 from each division will play the #2 from the opposite division.
    • The Grand Finals match is played Bo5, all other matches are played Bo3.

Broadcast Details[edit]

  • Commentators:

Prize Pool[edit]

A base prize of $50,000 is spread as seen below. In addition to the base prize, 25% of all in-game sales will be added to the prize pool.
As of January 1, 2015, the total prize pool was $58,397 ($8,397 raised by sales).

An additional $50,000 will be offered to cover flight and hotel for the top four teams that advance to the finals in Las Vegas.

Participants[edit]

1Due to Visa issues for two of their players, Team Empire withdrew their participation in the LAN Finals and was replaced by Virtus.pro Polar.[1]
2Lil was not able to obtain a visa in time, so DeMoN stood in in his place.

Results[edit]

Semifinals (Bo3)
Evil Geniuses
0
January 5, 2015 - 17:30 PST
Puck Witch Doctor Bristleback Ember Spirit Treant Protector
Lycan Lion Axe Outworld Devourer Jakiro
52m09s
Juggernaut Puck Centaur Warrunner Chen Ogre Magi
Lycan Skywrath Mage Wraith King Venomancer Batrider
21m30s
LV Gaming
2
CDEC Gaming
1
January 5, 2015 - 12:45 PST
Juggernaut Skywrath Mage Ember Spirit Disruptor Axe
Puck Ancient Apparition Slark Spirit Breaker Lion
64m01s
Juggernaut Batrider Skywrath Mage Earthshaker Medusa
Puck Ancient Apparition Rubick Zeus Naga Siren
43m13s
Ancient Apparition Morphling Disruptor Axe Slark
Brewmaster Anti-Mage Dazzle Spirit Breaker Shadow Demon
36m08s
Virtus.pro Polar
2
Winner's Finals (Bo3)
LV Gaming
2
January 6, 2015 - 9:55 PST
Brewmaster Lich Lion Weaver Zeus
Vengeful Spirit Puck Dazzle Bristleback Night Stalker
57m01s
Ancient Apparition Centaur Warrunner Ogre Magi Invoker Anti-Mage
Brewmaster Vengeful Spirit Dazzle Clockwerk Lifestealer
44m12s
Ancient Apparition Ember Spirit Clockwerk Phoenix Juggernaut
Brewmaster Vengeful Spirit Skywrath Mage Anti-Mage Puck
60m00s
Virtus.pro Polar
1
Loser's Round 1 (Bo3)
Evil Geniuses
2
January 5, 2015 - 20:20 PST
Lycan Witch Doctor Pudge Tidehunter Sand King
Brewmaster Ancient Apparition Troll Warlord Earthshaker Timbersaw
38m08s
Lion Juggernaut Lina Doom Treant Protector
Tidehunter Lycan Omniknight Storm Spirit Witch Doctor
46m13s
Lion Puck Drow Ranger Invoker Bane
Juggernaut Skywrath Mage Visage Centaur Warrunner Troll Warlord
40m18s
CDEC Gaming
1
Loser's Finals (Bo3)
Virtus.pro Polar
2
January 6, 2015 - 14:35 PST
Vengeful Spirit Night Stalker Zeus Mirana Medusa
Puck Juggernaut Bane Visage Tidehunter
49m18s
Dazzle Bristleback Spirit Breaker Death Prophet Warlock
Brewmaster Juggernaut Witch Doctor Crystal Maiden Timbersaw
32m37s
Juggernaut Puck Io Zeus Chaos Knight
Vengeful Spirit Dazzle Death Prophet Slardar Batrider
44m26s
Evil Geniuses
1
Grand Finals (Bo5)
LV Gaming
3
January 6, 2015 - 15:00 PST
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Ancient Apparition Ember Spirit Batrider Rubick Terrorblade
Juggernaut Puck Anti-Mage Nyx Assassin Disruptor
37m05s
Tidehunter Ancient Apparition Invoker Earthshaker Morphling
Magnus Medusa Shadow Demon Ogre Magi Pudge
59m02s
Ancient Apparition Ember Spirit Wraith King Venomancer Sniper
Vengeful Spirit Ogre Magi Batrider Lifestealer Outworld Devourer
38m27s
LV Gaming has a 1-0 lead as the upper bracket winner.
Virtus.pro Polar
1

Streams[edit]

References[edit]

https://www.reddit.com/r/DotA2/comments/2idmlo/hyperx_d2l_16_teams_from_west_and_east_lan_finals/