Overwatch League - Inaugural Season Playoffs

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[e][h]Overwatch League - Inaugural Season Playoffs
League Information
Series:
Overwatch League OWL
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Los Angeles
USA New York City
Format:
Regular Season
Playoffs
Prize pool:
$1,700,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-07-11
End Date:
2018-07-28
Number of Teams:
6
Liquipedia Tier:
Links

Information[edit]

The Quarterfinal and Semifinal series will run from July 11th to July 21st and be played in Blizzard Arena Los Angeles. The Grand Final will take place on July 27th and 28th at Barclays Center in New York City.

Format[edit]

  • After Stage 4 finishes, top finishers in each division will prepare for the championship playoffs, which run from July 11–21 [1]. The grand final on July 27–28 [1] will determine which team will be crowned the first Overwatch League champions, claiming glory, the Overwatch League trophy, and a USD $1 million bonus.
    • The winner of each round of the Playoffs will be the Team that prevails in a Series against its opponent.
    • Each Series is a best-of-three Matches.
      • Each Match is a best-of-five Maps.
    • The first place Team from each Division will earn a first-round bye in the Playoffs.
    • After the Quarterfinals, the bracket is reseeded by Regular Season record.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Commentator:
    • TBD

Playoff Results[edit]

A prize pool of $1,700,000 is split amongst the teams as seen below.

Participants[edit]

TBD
1 TBD 2 TBD 
3 TBD 4 TBD 
5 TBD 6 TBD 
TBD
1 TBD 2 TBD 
3 TBD 4 TBD 
5 TBD 6 TBD 
TBD
1 TBD 2 TBD 
3 TBD 4 TBD 
5 TBD 6 TBD 
TBD
1 TBD 2 TBD 
3 TBD 4 TBD 
5 TBD 6 TBD 
TBD
1 TBD 2 TBD 
3 TBD 4 TBD 
5 TBD 6 TBD 

Results[edit]

Series Overview[edit]

Quarterfinals
  3rd Regular Season
  6th Regular Season
  4th Regular Season
  5th Regular Season
Semifinals
New York Excelsior
 
  Pacific Division Champion
 
Finals
 
 
See full Playoff match results here

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Blizzard Entertainment (2018-05-18). "Playoffs and Grand Finals Tickets on Sale Now".