StarLadder StarSeries Season 12
StarLadder StarSeries Season 12 is the 12th season of StarSeries organized by StarLadder. A total of 40 teams are divided in four regional divisions where they will compete for the 8 spots at the offline finals with a prize pool of over $80,000, increased by crowd funding via in-game ticket sales. For the first time, the offline event will not happen in Kiev but will be at the Polyvalent Hall in Bucharest during DreamHack Bucharest.
40 teams are divided in 4 regional divisions: Europe and CIS, China, America and South East Asia. 8 spots are given for the finals as follows:
Divisions' matches are played online from 9 March 2015 to 6 April 2015.
- 8 teams in a double-elimination bracket
- Grand Finals is a best of five with a one map advantage for the team coming from the winners' bracket.
Finals are played offline from 24 April 2015 to 26 April 2015.
The talent for the English and Russian broadcasts was announced on April 20th, 2015.
The base prize pool is $80,000 which can be increased by crowdfunding.
- For every ticket purchased, an additional 25% of the purchase will be added to the base prize pool.
- For up to date results see the regional sub pages:
- For detailed results for the Upper Bracket & Grand Finals, click here.
- For detailed results for the Lower Bracket, click here.
- dotasltv on YouTube.com - LAN Finals VOD playlist
- BeyondTheSummitTV on YouTube.com - LAN Finals VOD playlist
- Series Season XII Europe Announcement
- Series Season XII America Announcement
- Series Season XII China Announcement
- Series Season XII South East Asia Announcement
- DreamHack (March 24, 2015). "DreamHack Bucharest 2015 will host the StarLadder StarSeries XII Dota 2 LAN finals". Dreamhack.ro. Retrieved March 24, 2015.
- Andra Ciubotaru (2015-04-20). "StarSeries XII: Team of casters and analysts for LAN finals announced". dotablast.com.
- SLTV S12 Prize Pool
- Starladder (April 21, 2015). "StarSeries prize pool has been increased!". Live.starladder.tv. Retrieved May 4, 2015.