World Electronic Sports Games 2018

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[e][h]World Electronic Sports Games 2018
League Information
Organizer:
Version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Chongqing
Teams:
24
Format:
Bo2 Round-Robin Group Stage
Single-Elimination Playoffs
Prize Pool:
$890,000 USD
Start Date:
2019-03-07
End Date:
2019-03-10
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

Alisports announced its official start of the third World Electronic Sports Games on 29 June 2018 in Kuala Lumpur. WESG is an international Esports championship tournament by Alisports – the sports branch of Alibaba Group, who is also a top partner of the Olympic Games. The global tournament from Alisports is the world’s only Olympic-style Esports competition. The last two seasons of the WESG have been a huge success and last season alone attracted 68,000 players from more than 126 countries and regions with its top-tier prize pool of 5.5 million dollars.

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage[1]
    • Will be played from March 7-8
    • Four groups, six teams each
    • Bo2 round robin
    • Top two teams advance to the playoffs
    • Bottom four teams from either group are eliminated
  • Playoffs[1]
    • Will be played from March 9-10
    • Single Elimination
    • All games are played in Bo3 Series

Broadcast Talent[edit]

The Chinese talent list was announced on February 22nd[1] and the English talent list was announced on March 7th.[2]

  • Interviewer:

Prize Pool[edit]

$890,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Team Aster10[3]
1ZZZZZ
 China Sylar
2
 China 88
3ZZZZZ
 China Xxs
4
 China Amazons
5ZZZZZ
 China Fenrir
Room3104[3][1]
1China ChaoYue 
2China Dstones 
3China Meliodas 
4China Ghost 
5China 闷油瓶 
Keen Gaming[1]
1China old chicken 
2China  
3China eLeVeN 
4China Kaka 
5China dark 
CChina Fyms 
Mr Game Boy[1]
1China JiaJia 
2China Ferrari_430 
3China awen 
4China CatYou 
5China Faith 
EHOME5
1China END 
2China ASD 
3China XinQ 
4China 天命 
5China y` 
CChina xiao8 
PotM Bottom
1ZZZZZ
 Canada Jeyo
2ZZZZZ
 Canada Raylalisa
3
 Canada MoonMeander
4ZZZZZ
 Canada TC
5ZZZZZ
 China GOD___Z
Team Canarinho6
1
 Brazil hFn
2ZZZZZ
 Brazil 4dr
3
 Brazil tavo
4
 Brazil kingrd
5ZZZZZ
 Brazil Duster
Gorillaz-Pride
1ZZZZZ
 Peru Berna
2ZZZZZ
 Peru vanN
3ZZZZZ
 Peru SmAsH
4
 Peru Wu
5ZZZZZ
 Peru Masoku
Omega Gaming
1ZZZZZ
 Bolivia Toto
2ZZZZZ
 Bolivia BlackSoul
3ZZZZZ
 Bolivia Oscar
4ZZZZZ
 Bolivia Tano
5ZZZZZ
 Bolivia jPaco
Nemiga Gaming
1
 Belarus Moonlight
2ZZZZZ
 Belarus Norfl
3ZZZZZ
 Belarus TheChosenOne
4ZZZZZ
 Belarus Astral
5ZZZZZ
 Belarus Fishman
CZZZZZ
 Belarus RoMaLL1Ka 
TNC Predator1,2
1ZZZZZ
 Philippines Gabbi
2ZZZZZ
 Philippines Armel
3
 Philippines Raven
4ZZZZZ
 Philippines Tims
5
 Philippines Eyyou
LeetPro
1ZZZZZ
 South Africa Depi
2
 South Africa Castaway
3
 South Africa Welp
4ZZZZZ
 South Africa Frank
5ZZZZZ
 South Africa Chidowi
1 Philippines Kuku was banned from attending the tournament.[4] Philippines Raven competed in his place.[5]
2 Philippines ninjaboogie left TNC Predator on February 5th.[6]
3 BOOM ID withdrew from the event on February 11th, due to a schedule conflict with StarLadder ImbaTV Dota 2 Minor,[7] and were replaced by the 5th place, MEGA Aorus from Vietnam.
4 Vici Gaming withdrew from the event on February 20th, due to a schedule conflict with StarLadder ImbaTV Dota 2 Minor,[8] and were replaced by Room310.[1]
5 China Faith_bian had his upper arm fractured while filming the team video during MDL Macau 2019.[9][10] China XinQ will stand-in for him.[11]
6 Brazil Duster replaced Brazil Liposa due to a schedule conflict with StarLadder ImbaTV Dota 2 Minor.[12]
7 Veteran was signed by Reckoning Esports on February 26th.[13]
8 Teamhor renamed toTeam Mongolia.
9 Orcus was picked up by FATE Esports on March 3rd.[14]
10 Malaysia Mushi is unable to participate due to nationality and is replaced by China 88, China BoBoKa did not participate due to personal reasons and is replaced by China Amazons.[15]
11 WarriorsGaming.Unity competed as BLACKJACK.[16]
12 Team Ukraine Yellow competed as Team Ukraine.[16]
13 Team Russia competed as White-Off.[16]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. Ukraine 3-2-0 11p
2. EHOME 3-0-2 9p
3. BLACKJACK 2-2-1 8p
4. Omega Gaming 2-0-3 6p
5. Reckoning Esports 1-1-3 4p
6. Team Aster 0-3-2 3p

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. Keen Gaming 4-1-0 13p
2. Gorillaz-Pride 2-2-1 8p
3. Nemiga Gaming 1-3-1 6p
4. Team Australia 1-3-1 6p
5. LeetPro 0-3-2 3p
6. Deutschlando 0-2-3 2p

Group C[edit]

Group C
1. TNC Predator 3-2-0 11p
2. White-Off 2-2-1 8p
3. The Final Tribe 1-4-0 7p
4. TEAM TEAM 1-2-2 5p
5. Room310 0-4-1 4p
6. FATE Esports 0-2-3 2p

Group D[edit]

Group D
1. NoLifer5 4-1-0 13p
2. Team Canarinho 3-1-1 10p
3. Mr Game Boy 2-3-0 9p
4. PotM Bottom 2-1-2 7p
5. Team Mongolia 1-0-4 3p
6. MEGA Aorus 0-0-5 0p

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
Keen Gaming
2
March 9, 2019 - 12:00 CST
Dark Willow Keeper of the Light Sven Weaver Vengeful Spirit
Chen Juggernaut Earth Spirit Pangolier Leshrac
36m32s
Lifestealer Venomancer Witch Doctor Outworld Devourer Nyx Assassin
Ursa Shadow Shaman Omniknight Weaver Shadow Fiend
73m34s
Keeper of the Light Dark Willow Vengeful Spirit Phantom Assassin Doom
Juggernaut Lich Tiny Viper Timbersaw
41m34s
EHOME
1
Ukraine
2
March 9, 2019 - 15:15 CST
Chen Rubick Brewmaster Outworld Devourer Spectre
Keeper of the Light Sven Oracle Chaos Knight Death Prophet
33m57s
Brewmaster Shadow Shaman Troll Warlord Undying Monkey King
Oracle Juggernaut Lich Enigma Kunkka
29m12s
Gorillaz-Pride
0
NoLifer5
1
March 9, 2019 - 18:30 CST
Lich Slardar Shadow Demon Morphling Shadow Fiend
Chen Brewmaster Lion Lone Druid Monkey King
28m44s
Leshrac Lich Rubick Juggernaut Viper
Chen Lifestealer Shadow Shaman Brewmaster Pugna
26m46s
Leshrac Lich Elder Titan Terrorblade Shadow Fiend
Chen Lifestealer Shadow Shaman Puck Outworld Devourer
28m30s
White-Off
2
TNC Predator
2
March 9, 2019 - 21:20 CST
Oracle Phantom Assassin Lion Puck Kunkka
Leshrac Pangolier Sven Rubick Luna
38m35s
Troll Warlord Bane Lion Beastmaster Morphling
Nature's Prophet Pangolier Clockwerk Phantom Assassin Ember Spirit
26m54s
Team Canarinho
0
Semifinals
Keen Gaming
2
March 10, 2019 - 12:00 CST
Rubick Razor Bane Phantom Assassin Magnus
Shadow Shaman Lifestealer Jakiro Chaos Knight Tinker
25m02s
Razor Keeper of the Light Shadow Shaman Pugna Night Stalker
Leshrac Oracle Nyx Assassin Outworld Devourer Anti-Mage
27m24s
Ukraine
0
White-Off
0
March 10, 2019 - 14:30 CST
Phantom Assassin Nature's Prophet Earth Spirit Pangolier Ursa
Oracle Batrider Lion Lifestealer Morphling
25m25s
Rubick Troll Warlord Shadow Fiend Slardar Batrider
Witch Doctor Magnus Ember Spirit Juggernaut Razor
56m48s
TNC Predator
2
Finals
Keen Gaming
0
March 10, 2019 - 17:45 CST
Razor Lich Dark Willow Ursa Doom
Chen Phantom Assassin Nature's Prophet Venomancer Puck
24m06s
Phantom Assassin Witch Doctor Dark Willow Night Stalker Monkey King
Chen Batrider Lion Lifestealer Ember Spirit
28m16s
TNC Predator
2
3rd Place Match
Ukraine
1
March 10, 2019 - 17:15 CST
Oracle Troll Warlord Shadow Shaman Puck Ember Spirit
Enigma Bounty Hunter Witch Doctor Juggernaut Alchemist
35m07s
Brewmaster Shadow Shaman Phantom Assassin Magnus Ursa
Keeper of the Light Lifestealer Nyx Assassin Dark Seer Dragon Knight
26m39s
Oracle Bane Spectre Alchemist Clockwerk
Enigma Pangolier Witch Doctor Viper Morphling
42m20s
White-Off
2

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. WESG (2019-03-07). "WESG 2018-2019 Grand Final Talent Lineup". wesg.com.
  3. 3.0 3.1 WESG (2019-01-31). "We are happy to name the first invites to the WESG 2018-2019 Grand Final!". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-02-17.
  4. WESG (2019-01-25). "TNC.Kuku Confirmed Banned". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-02-11.
  5. TNC Predator. "Marc Polo "Raven" Fausto will be our stand-in for the WESG Grand Finals!". Twitter.
  6. TNC Predator (2019-02-05). "TNC.ninjaboogie departs". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-02-11.
  7. BOOM ID (1 February 2019). "BOOM ID will participated at Kiev Minor and Withdrew from WESG". Instagram.
  8. VG电子竞技俱乐部 (2019-02-20). "【重庆WESG退赛公告】". Sina Weibo.
  9. Mars耀宇传媒 (2019-02-20). "关于EHOME队员参加MDL期间手部意外受伤致歉公告". Sina Weibo.
  10. Mars Media (2019-02-20). "Apologies for the accidental injuries of Faith_bian". Facebook.
  11. EHOME电子竞技俱乐部 (2019-02-20). "2019MDL国际精英邀请赛EHOME人员更替公告". Sina Weibo.
  12. Last Hit (2019-02-18). "@Dusterdota anunciou que vai representar a Team Canarinho (hfn-4dr-tavo-kingrd-duster) na #WESG". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-02-23.
  13. ReckoninG ESports (2019-02-26). "Reckoning Roster Reveal". Facebook. Retrieved 2019-02-28.
  14. FATE Esports (2019-03-03). "FATE is determined to support Esports worldwide and in the Middle East.". Twitter. Retrieved 2019-03-02.
  15. TeamAster (2019-03-05). "【关于Team Aster星辰战队参加WESG的阵容名单公告】". Sina Weibo. Retrieved 2019-03-05.
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