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Six Invitational 2018

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[e][h]Six Invitational 2018
League Information
Organizer(s):
ESL
Ubisoft
Sponsor(s):
Platform:
Game:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Canada Montreal
Teams:
16
Format:
GSL Groups
Single Elimination
Prize pool:
$500,000 USD
Start Date:
2018-02-13
End Date:
2018-02-18
Liquipedia Tier:
Ubisoft Tier:
Links
Maps
Chronology

The Six Invitational 2018 is the first major Rainbow Six tournament of 2018 and the second iteration of the Six Invitational, featuring 16 teams from across the world fighting for a share of the $500,000 USD prize pool in Montreal. The Six Invitational 2018 also marks the end of Year 2 of the Rainbow Six competitive season, with Year 3 being announced during the Playoffs of the event.

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage
    • Four groups of four teams
    • GSL-style: double elimination bracket, top 2 advances in playoffs
    • Bo3 matches
  • Playoffs
    • Single elimination bracket
    • Bo3 matches, Grand Final in Bo5

Broadcast talent[edit]

  • Observer:
    • Poland Marciu (Marcin Prusinowski)
  • Analysts:
  • Commentators:
  • Analysts:
  • Commentators:
    • France Scok (Guillaume Beck)
    • France FuriouSG (Sébastien Guérineau)
  • Analyst:
    • France BiOs (Arnaud Billaudel)
  • Commentators:

Prize Pool[edit]

$500,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:


Participants[edit]

1 Elevate qualify due to PENTA Sports having already qualified.
2 Evil Geniuses acquire the roster of Continuum.[1]
3 Due to both finalists of the Y2S3 Finals having already qualified, the EU qualifier will qualify two teams instead.
4 Team Liquid acquire the roster of MOPA TEAM.[2]
5 FaZe Clan sign the former roster of Team Fontt.[3]
6 YeaH! Gaming acquire Lanchonete e Suqueria do xande.[4]
7 Counter Logic Gaming acquire the roster of Elevate.[5]
8 eiNs is granted an esports license, allowing them to collect prize money.[6]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. PENTA SportsPENTA Sports PENTA Sports 2-0 23-12 +11
2. Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses Evil Geniuses 2-1 36-32 +4
3. 1UPeSport1UPeSport 1UPeSport 1-2 30-33 -3
4. Team VitalityTeam Vitality Team Vitality 0-2 9-21 -12

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. RogueRogue Rogue 2-0 24-12 +12
2. MindfreakMindfreak Mindfreak 2-1 33-28 +5
3. Team LiquidTeam Liquid Team Liquid 1-2 30-32 -2
4. ROOM FACTORYROOM FACTORY ROOM FACTORY 0-2 10-25 -15

Group C[edit]

Group C
1. Black Dragons 2-0 26-18 +8
2. SupremacySupremacy Supremacy 2-1 34-33 +1
3. YeaH! GamingYeaH! Gaming YeaH! Gaming 1-2 35-42 -7
4. Counter Logic GamingCounter Logic Gaming CLG 0-2 23-25 -2

Group D[edit]

Group D
1. FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe Clan 2-0 20-2 +18
2. ENCE eSportsENCE eSports ENCE eSports 2-1 25-26 -1
3. eiNseiNs eiNs 1-2 20-33 -13
4. eRa EternityeRa Eternity eRa Eternity 0-2 18-22 -4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
PENTA SportsPENTA Sports PENTA
2
February 16, 2018 - 10:00 EST
5 
 
 2
 
6 
 
 4
 
 
 
 
 
ENCE eSportsENCE eSports ENCE eSports
0
Black Dragons e-SportsBlack Dragons e-Sports Black Dragons
2
February 16, 2018 - 12:00 EST
5 
 
 1
 
5 
 
 0
 
 
 
 
 
MindfreakMindfreak Mindfreak
0
FaZe ClanFaZe Clan FaZe Clan
1
February 16, 2018 - 13:30 EST
3 
 
 5
 
5 
 
 1
 
3 
 
 5
 
Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
2
RogueRogue Rogue
2
February 16, 2018 - 16:20 EST
1 
 
 5
 
5 
 
 3
 
SupremacySupremacy Supremacy
1
Semifinals
PENTA SportsPENTA Sports PENTA
2
February 17, 2018 - 13:00 EST
5 
 
 2
 
5 
 
 3
 
 
 
 
 
Black Dragons e-SportsBlack Dragons e-Sports Black Dragons
0
Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
2
February 17, 2018 - 15:15 EST
6 
 
 5
 
5 
 
 3
 
RogueRogue Rogue
1
Grand Final
PENTA SportsPENTA Sports PENTA
3
February 18, 2018 - 14:30 EST
2 
 
 5
 
5 
 
 6
 
5 
 
 2
 
6 
 
 4
 
Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
2

Promotional Showmatch[edit]

Participants[edit]

1 BRK e-Sports was supposed to play but eventually missed their flight.

Results[edit]

Team Brazil Team BrazilTeam Brazil20uL GaminguL Gaming uL Gaming
February 17, 2018 - 11:00 EST
5 
 
 3
 
6 
 
 4
 

Prize Pool[edit]

All Stars Match[edit]

Participants[edit]

Results[edit]

All-Star West All-Star WestAll-Star West11All-Star EastAll-Star East All-Star East
February 18, 2018 - 12:00 EST
5 
 
 3
 
1 
 
 5
 

Prize Pool[edit]

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

Language English Speaking English Speaking English Speaking English Speaking English Speaking English Speaking English Speaking France France Germany Portuguese Speaking Spain Russia Italy Japan Poland
Stream

Previews[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Articles[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

Escalation series[edit]

Country Representation[edit]

# Country/Region #P Players
1 Brazil Brazil 20 Kamikaze, Psycho, pzd, julio, wag, gohaN, Astro, cameram4n, HSnamuringa, mav, bullet1, nesk, xS3xyCake, yuuk, ziG, yoona, Revo1Tz, gCR, SpawNsss, fk1
2 United States USA 17 Skys, England, LaXInG, Shuttle, Necrox, nvK, BC, Yung, Avian, Ecl9pse, Slashug, Easilyy, MahMan, GurmyWormy, Kanine, supr, Bosco
3 France France 8 Enemy, RevaN, Voy, BiBoo, RaFaLe, ZephiR, Spark, BriD
4 Finland Finland 7 jOONAS, SHA77E, Bounssi, Kantoraketti, Willkey, Pannari, UUNO
5 Japan Japan 5 ShiN, prototype_1z, SuzuC, Aroer1na, Papilia
5 Germany Germany 5 Vale, ripz, iNSOMNiA, Hungry, KS
5 Australia Australia 5 Acez, Magnet, Lusty, Kngz, RizRaz
8 Russia Russia 4 PWN3F, Shockwave, ShepparD, JoyStiCK
9 Sweden Sweden 2 Fabian, REDGROOVE
9 Canada Canada 2 Canadian, Bryan
11 Spain Spain 1 Goga
11 Denmark Denmark 1 Pengu
11 Mexico Mexico 1 Geoometrics
11 Switzerland Switzerland 1 Panix
11 Belgium Belgium 1 risze

References[edit]