Overwatch World Cup 2018

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[e][h]Overwatch World Cup 2018
League Information
Game:
Type:
Offline
Location:
United States Anaheim
Format:
Single Elimination
Prize Pool:
$128,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-11-02
End Date:
2018-11-03
Number of Teams:
8
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

Information[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Quarterfinals, Semifinals, Bronze Match:
    • Best-of-five
  • Grand Final:
    • Best-of-seven

Map Pool[edit]

  • All maps are available.
  • Each match will begin on a predetermined Control map: Nepal, Lijiang Tower, Ilios, Oasis, or Busan.
  • Starting with the second map, the loser of the previous map gets to pick the next map from the following types:
    • Second map: Hybrid
    • Third map: Assault
    • Fourth map: Escort
    • Fifth map (tiebreaker): Control, but must be different than the first map

Broadcast Talent[edit]

English Broadcast[edit]

  • Commentators:
    • United States ZP (Andrew Rush)
    • United States JAKE (Jacob Lyon)
    • Australia Uber (Mitch Leslie)
    • United States Mr X (Matthew Morello)

Brazilian Broadcast[edit]

  • Host:
    • Brazil Vecet (Arthur Nogueira)
  • Commentators:

South American Broadcast[edit]

  • Commentators:
  • Analysts:
    • Argentina Ddx (Alan Salvati)
    • Argentina Bassoid (Miguel Lobo)
    • Argentina Leon (Federico Ojeda)
    • Argentina Nekta (Mariano Di Cicco)
    • Argentina Clarke (Isaac Gimenez)
    • Chile Yiro (Angelo Cabezas)

Chinese Broadcast[edit]

  • Commentators:
    • China Roy (Liu Yuanyi)
    • China YouNai (Yang Junyi)
    • China Alan (Gai Yandahan)
    • China Peach (Wang Mengyuan)

Spanish Broadcast[edit]

Italian Broadcast[edit]

  • Commentators:

French Broadcast[edit]

Final Results[edit]

  • All teams at the World Cup 2018 Finals will receive $16,000 USD

An additional $90,000 USD are awarded at each group stage event, making the total prize pool of the Overwatch World Cup 2018, $488,000 USD.

Other Awards[edit]

Participants[edit]

1 United Kingdom Tank Fusions replaces United Kingdom Tank ChrisTFer on Team United Kingdom[1]
2 South Korea changes three players. South Korea DPS Fleta, South Korea Flex Fury and South Korea Support Anamo replace South Korea DPS Saebyeolbe, South Korea Flex MekO and South Korea Support ArK.[2]

Results[edit]

Quarterfinals
United StatesUnited States United States
1
November 2, 2018 - 13:15 PDT
United KingdomUnited Kingdom United Kingdom
3
South KoreaSouth Korea South Korea
3
November 2, 2018 - 19:15 PDT
AustraliaAustralia Australia
0
ChinaChina China
3
November 2, 2018 - 17:15 PDT
FinlandFinland Finland
0
FranceFrance France
0
November 2, 2018 - 15:15 PDT
CanadaCanada Canada
3
Semifinals
United KingdomUnited Kingdom United Kingdom
0
November 3, 2018 - 9:30 PDT
South KoreaSouth Korea South Korea
2
ChinaChina China
3
November 3, 2018 - 11:30 PDT
CanadaCanada Canada
0
Finals
South KoreaSouth Korea South Korea
4
November 3, 2018 - 15:45 PDT
ChinaChina China
0
3rd Place Match
United KingdomUnited Kingdom United Kingdom
2
November 3, 2018 - 13:30 PDT
CanadaCanada Canada
3

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

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Stream

External links[edit]

References[edit]