Overwatch World Cup 2018

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[e][h]Overwatch World Cup 2018
League Information
Series:
Game Version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA 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]

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

Brazilian Broadcast[edit]

  • Host:
    • Brazil Vecet (Arthur Rage Nogueira)

South American Broadcast[edit]

  • 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)

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 States
1
November 2, 2018 - 13:15 PDT
United Kingdom
3
South Korea
3
November 2, 2018 - 19:15 PDT
Australia
0
China
3
November 2, 2018 - 17:15 PDT
Finland
0
France
0
November 2, 2018 - 15:15 PDT
Canada
3
Semifinals
United Kingdom
0
November 3, 2018 - 9:30 PDT
South Korea
2
China
3
November 3, 2018 - 11:30 PDT
Canada
0
Finals
South Korea
4
November 3, 2018 - 15:45 PDT
China
0
3rd Place Match
United Kingdom
2
November 3, 2018 - 13:30 PDT
Canada
3

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

Language EngSpeaking South Korea France Russia Italy Spain South America Portuguese Speaking Thailand China Taiwan
Stream

External links[edit]

References[edit]