The Yule Cup is an invitational event, organized by War3Station and sponsored by the streaming platform Douyu. It's played online on NetEase-servers. It features a special format : King of the Hill.
The Chinese player Romantic won.
Format and dates
The tournament consists of 7 days of King of the Hill format :
- 8 players selected per day, play seven Bo1 games,
- the winner of the map play the next match and choose his next opponent among the daily players left,
- the loser got replace,
A player earn ¥ 500 (≃ $ 71) for each Bo1 won. The winner of the last Bo1 of the day receive an additional ¥ 500 (≃ $ 71) , he become the Reigning Champion and he will continue playing in the next day.
¥ 27,000 (≃ $ 3,830) are spread among the players as seen below :
|Place||$ USD||¥ CNY||Player||Team|
|Lin Guagua||Brave Star Gaming|
|Human (4)||Orc (6)||Undead (5)||Night Elf (5)|