Warcraft Gold League - 2018 - Grand Final
The Warcraft Gold League - 2018 - Grand Final is the third (and last) part of the most important individual tournament in 2018. With one the biggest prize pool of the year and the obligation to earn his place via a qualifier tournament, this is the most prestigious event.
It is organized by Blizzard Entertainment's Chinese partner : NetEase. The finals are played offline in Shanghai (China), on January 11, 2019. The groupstage is played on December 18, 2018 online. The Chinese players who get best results at the first two parts GCS 2018 Summer & WGL 2018 WInter were invited.
Format and dates
All 4 players are in the same group :
- round robin (a player faces each others once)
- all matches are best-of-3.
- top 2 qualify for the final,
- final is best-of-5,
- played online on December 18th, 2018.
Played offline January 11th, 2019.
¥ 90,000 (≃ $ 13,321) are divided among players as seen below :
|Place||$ USD||¥ CNY||Player||Team|
|1st||$8,880||¥ 60,000||Infi||Rogue Warriors|
|2nd||$4,440||¥ 30,000||TH000||GK Gaming|
|Human (2)||Orc (1)||Undead (0)||Night Elf (1)|
|Invited from GCS 2018 Summer|
|Invited from WGL 2018 Winter|