Overwatch Contenders 2018 Season 1: Korea

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[e][h]Overwatch Contenders 2018 Season 1: Korea
League Information
Series:
Overwatch Contenders OWC
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Venue:
Olympic Park K-Art Hall
Format:
Trials (Promotion)
Season (Group Stage)
Playoffs
Prize pool:
$185,040 USD
Start Date:
2018-03-19
End Date:
2018-05-12
Number of Teams:
12
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

Information[edit]

Format[edit]

Map Pool[edit]

Regular Season
Map Rotation Available Maps For Season 1
Control Hybrid Assault Escort
1st set Control map

Nepal

Lijiang Tower

Oasis

Ilios

Numbani

Hollywood

Eichenwalde

King's Row

Volskaya Industries

Temple of Anubis

Hanamura

Horizon Lunar Colony

Route 66

Dorado

Junkertown

Watchpoint: Gibraltar

2nd set Hybrid map
3rd set Assault map
4th set Escort map
Tiebreaker Bo3 Match on Oasis

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Korean Broadcast[edit]

English Broadcast[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$185,040 is spread among the teams as seen below:

Playoff prize money
Place Prize
A11st $ 30,000
A22nd $ 12,450
A33 - 4th $ 7,575
A55 - 8th $ 4,350
Group Stage winnings
Team Maps Winnings
W D L
Element Mystic 18 0 2 $11,226
RunAway 17 0 3 $10,969
Seven 15 0 5 $10,455
X6-Gaming 14 0 6 $10,198
Meta Bellum 11 0 9 $9,427
O2 Ardeont 10 0 10 $9,170
Foxes 9 0 11 $8,913
Team KongDoo Panthera 8 0 12 $8,656
MVP Space 7 0 13 $8,399
BlossoM 5 0 15 $7,885
Meta Athena 4 0 16 $7,628
WGS Laurels Nine 2 0 18 $7,114


  • In addition to the Playoff prize money, teams will receive $587 USD for each Map win, $330 USD for each Map loss and $458.50 USD for each Map draw during the Regular Season. Tiebreaker maps do not award any prize money.

Participants[edit]

For News and Roster Changes Click here.

1 Formerly GC Busan.
2 Formerly RX Foxes and before that Nc Foxes.
3 Formerly LW Red.
4 Lunatic-Hai disband.[1]
5 Element Mystic announce they have acquired Lunatic-Hai's spot in Contenders.[2]
6 Ardeont have announced that they are playing in Contenders Korea, will replace CONBOX.[3]
7 Ardeont have joined with O2 Blast to form O2 Ardeont.[4]
8 BlossoM released South Korea Dream because of boosting.[5]
9 WGS Red rename to WGS Laurels Nine.
10 South Korea Architect leaves X6-Gaming to join the San Francisco Shock.[6]
11 South Korea Void leaves Team KongDoo Panthera to join the Los Angeles Gladiators.[7][8]
12 South Korea JINI joins WGS Laurels Nine.
13 South Korea Shubil transfers from Seven to Team KongDoo Panthera.[9]
14 South Korea Pumple joins Foxes.[10]
15 South Korea ChoiHyoBin leaves X6-Gaming to join the San Francisco Shock.[11]
16 South Korea Arrow transfers from Bon's Spirit Gaming to WGS Laurels Nine.[12]
17 South Korea ChoiSehwan joins Team KongDoo Panthera.[13]
18 South Korea AimGod leaves Meta Bellum to join the Boston Uprising. The player was signed on April 3, 2018.[14]
19 South Korea Agape leaves the coaching staff of BlossoM to join the London Spitfire.[15]
20 South Korea Need leaves Foxes to join the Los Angeles Valiant and renames to South Korea Izayaki.[16]
21 South Korea Vol'Jin leaves the coaching staff of The Meta Gaming to join the Dallas Fuel.[17]
22 South Korea Isolet leaves the coaching staff of O2 Ardeont[18]
23 South Korea Gon leaves the coaching staff of O2 Ardeont

Results[edit]

Standings

Group A
1. Element Mystic 5-0 18-2 +16
2. X6-Gaming 4-1 14-6 +8
3. Meta Bellum 3-2 11-9 +2
4. Team KongDoo Panthera 2-3 8-12 -4
5. BlossoM 1-4 5-15 -10
6. Meta Athena 0-5 4-16 -12
Group B
1. RunAway 4-1 17-3 +14
2. Seven 4-1 15-5 +10
3. Foxes 3-2 9-11 -2
4. O2 Ardeont 2-3 10-10 0
5. MVP Space 2-3 7-13 -6
6. WGS Laurels Nine 0-5 2-18 -16
See all Regular Season match results here

Match Overview

Show DuplicatesHide Duplicates
0-4
Apr 09
3-1
Mar 19
1-3
Mar 26
0-4
Apr 16
1-3
Apr 02
4-0
Apr 09
4-0
Apr 17
3-1
Apr 03
3-1
Mar 28
4-0
Mar 21
1-3
Mar 19
0-4
Apr 17
1-3
Apr 11
2-3
Apr 04
0-4
Mar 27
3-1
Mar 26
1-3
Apr 03
3-1
Apr 11
3-1
Mar 20
1-3
Apr 18
4-0
Apr 16
1-3
Mar 28
3-2
Apr 04
1-3
Mar 20
0-4
Apr 10
3-1
Apr 02
0-4
Mar 21
4-0
Mar 27
3-1
Apr 18
4-0
Apr 10
Show DuplicatesHide Duplicates
3-1
Apr 04
3-2
Apr 10
0-4
Apr 16
0-4
Mar 20
4-0
Mar 28
1-3
Apr 04
1-3
Mar 27
0-4
Mar 19
3-1
Apr 11
3-2
Apr 17
2-3
Apr 10
3-1
Mar 27
1-3
Apr 02
0-4
Apr 18
4-0
Mar 21
4-0
Apr 16
4-0
Mar 19
3-1
Apr 02
2-3
Mar 26
4-0
Apr 09
4-0
Mar 20
1-3
Apr 11
4-0
Apr 18
3-2
Mar 26
4-0
Apr 03
0-4
Mar 28
2-3
Apr 17
0-4
Mar 21
0-4
Apr 09
0-4
Apr 03

Playoffs[edit]

Playoffs Results[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
Element Mystic
2
O2 Ardeont
3
Seven
2
April 20, 2018 - 18:00 KST
Meta Bellum
3
Foxes
0
April 20, 2018 - 20:00 KST
X6-Gaming
3
KongDoo Panthera
2
April 21, 2018 - 16:00 KST
RunAway
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
O2 Ardeont
3
April 22, 2018 - 16:00 KST
Meta Bellum
1
X6-Gaming
3
April 22, 2018 - 18:00 KST
RunAway
1
Grand Finals (Bo7)
O2 Ardeont
0
May 12, 2018 - 14:00 KST
X6-Gaming
4


Additional Data[edit]

Maps Played[edit]

Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2018 Season 1 - South Korea Korea Map Stats (Regular Season) Overwatch Contenders
Map Type Map #NM
Assault Hanamura 13
Horizon Lunar Colony 4
Temple of Anubis 6
Volskaya Industries 7
Control Ilios 7
Lijiang Tower 5
Nepal 10
Oasis 9
Escort Dorado 10
Junkertown 13
Route 66 4
Watchpoint: Gibraltar 3
Hybrid Eichenwalde 4
Hollywood 12
King's Row 4
Numbani 11
Tiebreaker Oasis 4
For all available maps click here

Country Representation[edit]

Overwatch Contenders Contenders 2018 Season 1 - South Korea Korea Overwatch Contenders
# Country/Region #P Players
1 South Korea South Korea 92 Adora, AimGod, AlphA, AMY, ANS, Arrow, Bazzi, BeBe, BERNAR, BiaNcA, BigBox, BQB, Bumper, CCJ, Changsik, Chara, ChoiHyoBin, ChoiSeHwan, climax, CoMa, DACO, DDing, Decay, dissme, dotori, E1KiNo, eVo, Fr3e, Fuze, Glister, GodsB, Guard, Haksal, HOOMBABA, Hoon, Hyeonu, ILLICIT, innovation, Insane, Ivy, Jecse, JeungMac, JINI, JJANU, JuYoung, Kris, LifQ, Luffy, LukB, Mika, Mineral, MonsterZEBAG, Na1st, Need, NoSmite, Oberon, OneFact, Oparochi, Order, Pokpo, Pumple, QoQ, r0ar, RaiN, Rapel, Revenge, Ria, Rio, Roki, SanSam, SASIN, SeeYA, Shubil, Sky, SLime, SonGBoos, Sp9rk1e, Stand1, stellar, Stitch, Swoon, TTuba, Twilight, TyDolla, Ukn0w, Undine, Viol2t, Whynot, Xzi, Yaki, Yakpung, YOUNGJIN
Total 92


Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

Language EngSpeaking South Korea
Stream

Videos[edit]

Interviews[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Lunatic-Hai (2018-01-19). "Lunatic-Hai announces its disband".
  2. Element Mystic (2018-01-23). "Element Mystic announce they have acquired Lunatic-Hai's spot in Contenders.".
  3. Ardeont back to Korea for Contenders.
  4. O2 Ardeont roster
  5. BlossoM (2018-02-19). "Dream is released".
  6. "The San Francisco Shock are excited to announce the signing of two incredible players.". San Francisco Shock. 2018-03-13.
  7. "Kongdoo Panthera's sub-tank Void has transferred to LA Gladiators.". Team KongDoo. 2018-03-26.
  8. "GLADIATORS SIGN FISSURE’S EX-TEAMMATE & ZARYA/D.VA SPECIALIST VOID". Los Angeles Gladiators. 2018-04-02.
  9. "Shubil came in as the new player for the KONGDOO PANTHERA." (in South Korea Korean). Team KongDoo. 2018-04-02.
  10. "Pumple 선수가 Toronto Esports에서 폭시즈 프로게임단으로 영입되었습니다. " [Pumple has been transferred from Toronto Esports as a new player of Foxes!] (in South Korea Korean). Foxes. 2018-04-02.
  11. "The SF Shock are excited to welcome Choi Hyo Bin!". San Francisco Shock. 2018-04-05.
  12. "Arrow transfers to WGS Laurels Nine" (in South Korea Korean). Bon's Spirit Gaming. 2018-04-08.
  13. "ChoiSehwan joins Kongdoo Panthera". Team KongDoo. 2018-04-09.
  14. "Boston Uprising Sign Min-Seok “AimGod” Kwon". Boston Uprising. 2018-04-10.
  15. Ben Woodward (2018-04-13). "London Spitfire welcome back Agape". London Spitfire.
  16. "LA Valiant Acquires 12th Player Izayaki from NC Foxes". Los Angeles Valiant. 2018-04-13.
  17. "Dallas Fuel Coaching Staff and Roster Changes". Dallas Fuel. 2018-04-16.
  18. "Isolet leaves O2 Ardeont". O2 Ardeont. 2018-04-14.