North American Dota Challengers League Season 2

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[e][h]North American Dota Challengers League Season 2
League Information
Sponsor:
Version:
Type:
Online
Location:
North America North America
Teams:
8
Format:
Round-Robin
Single-elimination Playoffs
Prize Pool:
$6,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-12-20
End Date:
2019-01-20
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

The North American Dota Challengers League is an opportunity for aspiring professional players to earn income for the hard work they put into Dota 2.

PPD announced the league with some changes from Season 1.[1]

  • Shorter season (from 7 weeks to 4) - teams only play each other once
  • Teams are allowed to be sponsored
  • One person on the team may play from outside North America
    • They must adhere to North American timezones during matches and play on US servers
  • Standins are only allowed in the case of an emergency
    • Players are not allowed to standin if they are already on a professional Dota 2 team
    • Players are not allowed to standin for a different NADCL team

Format[edit]

  • Qualifiers - December 15th - 16th, 2018
  • Regular Season - December 20th - January 13th, 2018
    • Bo2 round-robin
    • Top four teams advance to playoffs
    • Bottom four teams are eliminated
  • Playoffs - January 19th - 20th, 2018
    • Semifinals played in Bo3 Series
    • Grand finals is played in a Bo5 Series

Prize Pool[edit]

The prize pool consists of an initial pool of $6,000 + 100% of contributions from the community during the season.

Participating Teams[edit]

Regular Season[edit]

Standings[edit]

Standings
1. TEAM TEAM 5-2-0 12-2
2. Black Sheep 4-2-1 10-4
3. Feels Nugget Man 3-3-1 9-5
4. Truffle Salt 3-2-2 8-6
5. Bad Juju 2-2-3 6-8
5. Skr Skr 2.0 2-2-3 6-8
7. Prosor and the Four Amigoes 1-1-5 3-11
8. Blue Pikachu 0-2-5 2-12


Matches[edit]

Week 1[edit]

Week 2[edit]

Week 3[edit]

Week 4[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
TEAM TEAM
2
January 19, 2019 - 16:00 PST
Sven Troll Warlord Shadow Shaman Outworld Devourer Pangolier
Undying Beastmaster Undying Slark Kunkka
27m11s
Lich Grimstroke Slardar Phantom Assassin Sniper
Tiny Juggernaut Sven Phoenix Pugna
23m50s
Truffle Salt
0
Black Sheep
2
January 20, 2019 - 12:00 PST
Tusk Grimstroke Vengeful Spirit Rubick Faceless Void
Lich Medusa Juggernaut Earth Spirit Enigma
49m50s
Tusk Lich Weaver Slark Skywrath Mage
Dazzle Juggernaut Elder Titan Outworld Devourer Puck
30m21s
Feels Nugget Man
0
Finals
TEAM TEAM
3
January 20, 2019 - 15:00 PST
Io Gyrocopter Brewmaster Tiny Monkey King
Grimstroke Doom Disruptor Anti-Mage Lion
30m56s
Earth Spirit Visage Undying Dark Seer Medusa
Grimstroke Tidehunter Weaver Jakiro Phantom Lancer
18m51s
Lich Nature's Prophet Earthshaker Outworld Devourer Timbersaw
Undying Sven Slark Spirit Breaker Skywrath Mage
17m40s
Black Sheep
0

Additional Content[edit]

Stream[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. NADCLeague (2018-12-07). "Introducing Season 2!". Youtube.com. Retrieved 2018-12-10.