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Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds

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[e][h]Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds
League Information
Type:
Offline
Location:
Philippines Ciudad de Victoria
Format:
Double-elimination
Prize Pool:
$500,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-01-19
End Date:
2018-01-21
Game:
Teams:
8
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

Galaxy Battles II: Emerging Worlds is the second series of Galaxy Battles. The event will be held at Manila, Philippines, where eight teams will compete for their chance at the $500,000 USD prize pool.[1]
The event was initially planned to be part of the Dota Pro Circuit but lost its Major status on January 4th.[2] As a result, several high profile teams withdrew from the tournament, reducing the number of participating teams from sixteen to eight.

Format[edit]

  • Eight teams play in a double-elimination bracket[3]:
    • Upper bracket matches are Bo3
    • Lower bracket matches are Bo1
    • Bo5 Grand Finals

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Panel Host:
  • Commentators:

Prize Pool[edit]

$500,000 USD are spread among the participants as seen below:

Participating Teams[edit]

1 Romania w33 will be standing in for paiN Gaming.[6]
2 France 7ckngMad and Germany KheZu will be standing in for Denmark n0tail and Sweden s4.[7]
3 Peru Masoku will be standing in for Peru Accel.
4 TNC Pro Team renamed to TNC Predator on January 15th.[8]

Results[edit]

Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
Upper Bracket Quarterfinals
UB Quarterfinals
UBQF
Upper Bracket Semifinals
Upper Bracket Semifinals
UB Semifinals
UBSF
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Bracket Final
UB Final
UBF
Grand Final
Grand Final
Final
GF
TNC PredatorTNC PredatorTNC
0
Team SpiritTeam SpiritTSpirit
2
January 19, 2018 - 11:00 PHT
Clockwerk
Shadow Fiend
Rubick
Night Stalker
Razor
33m28s
Brewmaster
Faceless Void
Mirana
Sand King
Witch Doctor
Tiny
Puck
Bounty Hunter
Omniknight
Lion
33m19s
Templar Assassin
Drow Ranger
Venomancer
Sand King
Shadow Demon
InfamousInfamousINF
0
VGJ.ThunderVGJ.ThunderVGJ.T
2
January 19, 2018 - 11:00 PHT
Shadow Demon
Tiny
Sand King
Beastmaster
Timbersaw
46m21s
Phantom Lancer
Dragon Knight
Witch Doctor
Earth Spirit
Omniknight
Omniknight
Ogre Magi
Sand King
Phantom Lancer
Queen of Pain
41m08s
Tidehunter
Terrorblade
Rubick
Razor
Earth Spirit
Team SpiritTeam SpiritTSpirit
1
VGJ.ThunderVGJ.ThunderVGJ.T
2
January 20, 2018 - 10:30 PHT
Tiny
Razor
Shadow Shaman
Undying
Brewmaster
33m06s
Gyrocopter
Luna
Witch Doctor
Omniknight
Earth Spirit
Tiny
Brewmaster
Sand King
Shadow Demon
Vengeful Spirit
27m43s
Weaver
Earth Spirit
Disruptor
Omniknight
Razor
Tiny
Shadow Shaman
Sand King
Luna
Mirana
44m05s
Dragon Knight
Legion Commander
Dazzle
Death Prophet
Night Stalker
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
2
PG.BarracxPG.BarracxBrX
0
January 19, 2018 - 14:00 PHT
Tusk
Lycan
Warlock
Medusa
Nyx Assassin
23m50s
Monkey King
Puck
Tiny
Witch Doctor
Night Stalker
Tiny
Tusk
Phantom Lancer
Keeper of the Light
Zeus
33m57s
Legion Commander
Tinker
Gyrocopter
Rubick
Clockwerk
OGOGOG
2
paiN GamingpaiN GamingpaiN
1
January 19, 2018 - 14:00 PHT
Clockwerk
Ancient Apparition
Enigma
Chaos Knight
Dragon Knight
40m02s
Puck
Terrorblade
Doom
Sand King
Bane
Dazzle
Phantom Lancer
Earth Spirit
Enigma
Venomancer
57m21s
Medusa
Razor
Brewmaster
Night Stalker
Ancient Apparition
Rubick
Elder Titan
Magnus
Puck
Juggernaut
36m31s
Wraith King
Templar Assassin
Bane
Clockwerk
Sand King
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
2
OGOGOG
0
January 20, 2018 - 13:30 PHT
Phantom Lancer
Bane
Puck
Elder Titan
Morphling
25m24s
Dark Seer
Dragon Knight
Disruptor
Terrorblade
Tusk
Death Prophet
Earth Spirit
Warlock
Phantom Lancer
Lifestealer
30m58s
Earthshaker
Medusa
Brewmaster
Ancient Apparition
Tiny
VGJ.ThunderVGJ.ThunderVGJ.T
0
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
2
January 20, 2018 - 17:50 PHT
Tusk
Medusa
Ancient Apparition
Legion Commander
Dragon Knight
38m55s
Tidehunter
Spectre
Warlock
Earth Spirit
Death Prophet
Tusk
Shadow Fiend
Ancient Apparition
Batrider
Luna
56m44s
Abaddon
Terrorblade
Dazzle
Nyx Assassin
Death Prophet
Lower Bracket Round 1
Lower Bracket Round 1
LB Round 1
LBR1
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
Lower Bracket Quarterfinals
LB Quarterfinals
LBQF
Lower Bracket Semifinal
Lower Bracket Semifinal
LB Semifinal
LBSF
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Bracket Final
LB Final
LBF
TNC PredatorTNC PredatorTNC
1
InfamousInfamousINF
0
January 19, 2018 - 17:30 PHT
Sand King
Phantom Lancer
Shadow Demon
Dark Seer
Gyrocopter
35m12s
Puck
Bloodseeker
Warlock
Tusk
Night Stalker
OGOGOG
1
TNC PredatorTNC PredatorTNC
0
January 21, 2018 - 09:30 PHT
Rubick
Elder Titan
Lycan
Enigma
Monkey King
49m37s
Troll Warlord
Puck
Tidehunter
Night Stalker
Bane
PG.BarracxPG.BarracxBrX
0
paiN GamingpaiN GamingpaiN
1
January 19, 2018 - 19:00 PHT
Nyx Assassin
Jakiro
Lifestealer
Rubick
Death Prophet
28m53s
Razor
Terrorblade
Enigma
Sand King
Shadow Shaman
Team SpiritTeam SpiritTSpirit
1
paiN GamingpaiN GamingpaiN
0
January 21, 2018 - 11:00 PHT
Witch Doctor
Earth Spirit
Lycan
Storm Spirit
Venomancer
26m50s
Phantom Lancer
Queen of Pain
Enigma
Ancient Apparition
Sand King
OGOGOG
0
Team SpiritTeam SpiritTSpirit
1
January 21, 2018 - 12:30 PHT
Earth Spirit
Shadow Shaman
Puck
Terrorblade
Timbersaw
23m04s
Venomancer
Broodmother
Nyx Assassin
Chaos Knight
Witch Doctor
VGJ.ThunderVGJ.ThunderVGJ.T
1
Team SpiritTeam SpiritTSpirit
0
January 21, 2018 - 14:00 PHT
Elder Titan
Tiny
Dazzle
Lycan
Batrider
28m40s
Sven
Enchantress
Earth Spirit
Dragon Knight
Witch Doctor
Evil GeniusesEvil GeniusesEG
0
VGJ.ThunderVGJ.ThunderVGJ.T
3
January 21, 2018 - 15:55 PHT
Nyx Assassin
Death Prophet
Dazzle
Doom
Morphling
29m00s
Brewmaster
Luna
Disruptor
Shadow Fiend
Tusk
Tusk
Death Prophet
Witch Doctor
Tinker
Faceless Void
72m59s
Dragon Knight
Terrorblade
Dazzle
Tiny
Elder Titan
Terrorblade
Earth Spirit
Puck
Undying
Nyx Assassin
42m55s
Death Prophet
Medusa
Disruptor
Tidehunter
Tusk

Streams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Galaxy Battle (5 October 2017). "Galaxy Battles 2018: Emerging Worlds!". Facebook.
  2. "Regarding Galaxy Battles Major". Valve Corporation. 4 January 2018.
  3. GalaxyBattles (12 January 2018). "The Galaxy Battles 2018 schedule is out!". Facebook.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 Galaxy Battle (7 October 2017). "Here are your first 4 Direct Invites!". Facebook.
  5. Galaxy Battle (3 November 2017). "EG Dota2 is the next direct invite to Galaxy Battles!". Facebook.
  6. paiN Gaming (30 December 2017). "Look who has come to give that strength to our DotA team 2: Omar "w33" Aliwi". Facebook.
  7. OG (8 January 2018). "Galaxy Battles Update". Facebook.
  8. TNC Predator (15 January 2018). "Acer Predator is now TNC Pro Team’s Title Sponsor". Retrieved 14 April 2019.
  9. Galaxy Battle (27 October 2017). "Your next direct invite announced". Facebook.
  10. Galaxy Battle (10 November 2017). "Team Liquid will be at Galaxy Battles as our next direct invite!". Facebook.
  11. Galaxy Battle (24 November 2017). "Here is the Last Direct Invites". Facebook.
  12. Jay "Potshot" Massaad (5 January 2018). "Virtus.pro pull out of Galaxy Battles". cybersport.com.
  13. Team Secret (5 January 2018). "Regarding the Galaxy Battles Major". Facebook.
  14. Radoslav "Nydra" Kolev (5 January 2018). "Team Liquid pull out of Galaxy Battles". cybersport.com.
  15. @KodiakShroyer (6 January 2018). "Due to the recent decision from Valve and after many conversations with our team, we have decided that the OpTic Dota 2 team will not be participating in the upcoming Galaxy Battles event in the Philippines". Twitter.
  16. @NewbeeDota (7 January 2018). "After careful communication with the tournament organizers, we hereby withdraw from the Galaxy Battles tournament". Twitter.
  17. Mineski-Dota (8 January 2018). "Since the inception of the new Mineski-Dota 2017, we set our sights on qualifying for The International 2018". Facebook.
  18. LGD Gaming (10 January 2018). "LFY withdrew". Weibo.com.