WSOE 4: The Rocket League Showdown

[e][h]WSOE 4: The Rocket League Showdown
League Information
Series:
World Showdown of Esports/4 World Showdown of Esports
Organizer:
ESP Gaming
Mode:
3v3
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Las Vegas
Venue:
PokerGO Studio
Format:
Round Robin and Playoffs
Prize pool:
$107,500 USD
Start Date:
2019-01-26
End Date:
2019-01-27
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Teams
Number of Teams:
10
Chronology
Upcoming Matches


WSOE 4: The Rocket League Showdown is an offline tournament being held at the PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas, Nevada. The competition features a prize pool of $100,000 USD with an online Open Qualifer prior to the event in Europe and North America.

About[edit]

Broadcast Talent[edit]

English Broadcast[edit]

  • Observer:

French Broadcast[edit]

Format[edit]

  • 10 teams:
    • 6 invited - 2 from North America, 2 from Europe, 1 from Oceania and 1 from South America.[1]
    • 4 qualified - 2 from Europe and 2 from North America.
  • Group Stage - January 26th, 2019
    • Round Robin Bo5.
    • Two groups split into 5 teams.
      • Tiebreakers:
        • In the case of a tie on series wins, game differential always seeds the teams, followed by Head To Head.
    • 1st place of each group gets a secured spot in the Semi-finals.
    • Places 2 and 3 of each group proceed to the Quarter-finals.
  • Playoffs - January 27th, 2019
    • Single elimination bracket.
    • All matches Bo7.

Prize Pool[edit]

$100,000 USD and an additional $7,500 USD worth of 'Bounties' are spread among the teams as seen below:

Note: This prize pool table includes the initial prize pool added with bounties presented below.

Bounties[edit]
  • Golden Grill: Most goals scored by a team in a single game.
  • Goal Guardians: Most saves by a team in a single game.
  • Going Viral: Most viewed Twitch clip of a team.
Award Prize USD Team Result
Golden Grill $2,500 G2 Esports 6 Goals
Goal Guardians $2,500 Chiefs Esports Club 14 Saves
Going Viral $2,500 G2 Esports 5.2K+ Views

Participants[edit]

Cloud9
1Canada SquishyMuffinz 
2USA Torment 
3USA Gimmick 
NRG Esports
1USA GarrettG 
2USA Fireburner 
3USA jstn 
Dignitas1
1Sweden Turbopolsa 
2Netherlands ViolentPanda 
3Austria Yukeo 
Team SoloMid
1Netherlands Remkoe 
2England EyeIgnite 
3Finland Metsanauris 
Chiefs Esports Club
1Australia Torsos 
2New Zealand Kamii 
3Australia ZeN 
TBD
1Brazil FirefoxD 
2Brazil Noisy 
3Brazil Valt 
1 Yukeo is transferred to Dignitas from FlipSid3 Tactics after they qualified, prior to the main event.[2] Speed replaces Yukeo on loan.[3]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
January 26, 2019 - 09:30 PST
1. NRG Esports 4-0 12-2 +10
2. Team SoloMid 2-2 9-7 +2
3. G2 Esports 2-2 8-8 0
4. PSG Esports 2-2 7-8 -1
5. TBD 0-4 1-12 -11
Round 1
TSM 2
January 26, 2019 - 10:15 PST
Game 4 OT Length: +7:22
3 NRG
G2 3 1 TBD
Round 2
TSM 3
January 26, 2019 - 11:15 PST
1 PSG
NRG 3
January 26, 2019 - 11:15 PST
0 TBD
Round 3
PSG 3 2 G2
TSM 3
January 26, 2019 - 12:15 PST
0 TBD
Round 4
NRG 3
January 26, 2019 - 13:15 PST
Game 3 OT Length: +8:55
0 G2
TBD 0
January 26, 2019 - 15:15 PST
This is a 'Flex' match, played outside of the other 'Round 4' match-ups.
3 PSG
Round 5
TSM 1
January 26, 2019 - 16:15 PST
This is a 'Flex' match, played outside of the other 'Round 5' match-ups.
3 G2
PSG 0
January 26, 2019 - 14:15 PST
3 NRG

Group B[edit]

Group B
January 26, 2019 - 09:30 PST
1. FlipSid3 Tactics 3-1 11-5 +6
2. Dignitas 3-1 9-5 +4
3. Cloud9 3-1 10-7 +3
4. Afterthought 1-3 6-10 -4
5. Chiefs Esports Club 0-4 3-12 -9
Round 1
F3 3
January 26, 2019 - 10:15 PST
0 CHF
C9 3 1 AFT
Round 2
DIG 3 1 C9
F3 3
January 26, 2019 - 11:15 PST
2 AFT
Round 3
C9 3 2 F3
DIG 3
January 26, 2019 - 12:15 PST
1 CHF
Round 4
F3 3
January 26, 2019 - 13:15 PST
0 DIG
AFT 3 1 CHF
Round 5
C9 3 1 CHF
DIG 3
January 26, 2019 - 14:15 PST
Game 3 OT Length: +6:41
0 AFT
Legend
Advance to the Semifinals
Advance to the Quarterfinals
Eliminated

Playoffs[edit]

Round of 6
Dignitas
2
G2 Esports
4
Team SoloMid
1
Cloud9
4
Semifinals
NRG Esports
4
January 27, 2019 - 13:00 PST
Game 1 OT Length: +6:24
G2 Esports
2
FlipSid3 Tactics
4
January 27, 2019 - 14:00 PST
Game 1 OT was replayed after Game 4 due to a controversial finish featuring a lag spike that Cloud9 won.

An official statement was released after the event[4]
Cloud9
0
Finals
NRG Esports
2
FlipSid3 Tactics
4

Additional content[edit]

Streams[edit]

Language EngSpeaking France
Stream

Previews[edit]

Videos and Photos[edit]

Replay Files[edit]

Photos[edit]

Highlights[edit]

Interviews[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]