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Galaxy Battles II Major open & closed qualifiers gearing up

Posted by Cristy "Pandoradota2" Ramadani at 08 November 2017 12:45

UCC and FaceIT have partnered up with Galaxy Battles II Major to host the open and closed qualifiers starting this week.

Galaxy Battles organizers are getting ready for their first Major event, featuring $1,000,000, a staggering 1500 TI8 qualifying points and 16 teams competing at the Philippines Arena from Bulacan, Philippines January 15-21.

Galaxy Battles II qualifier format:

Stage 1

  • Eight teams are divided into two groups
  • Best-of-three double-elimination bracket
  • One team from each group advances to Stage 2

Stage 2

  • Two teams from Stage 1 and two invited teams
  • Best-of-three single-elimination bracket
  • Winner qualifies for the Main tournament

 

Galaxy Battles II qualifier dates and teams:


CIS Region:
Open qualifications 10-11 November
Group stage 20-23 November
Play-off 28 November

Teams invited to the playoffs of closed qualifications:
CIS Vega Squadron
Ukraine Na’Vi

Teams invited to the group stage of closed qualifications:
Russia Team Empire
CIS Team Spirit
Russia Spartak
Russia Effect
Russia M19
Russia Double Dimension

EU Region:
Open qualifications 11-12 November
Group stage 24-27 November
Play-off 30 November

Teams invited to the playoffs of closed qualifications:
Poland Kinguin
Europe Team Secret

Teams invited to the group stage of closed qualifications:
Europe Mousesports
Europe Mid or Feed
Europe Penta Sports
Europe HellRaisers
Europe The Final Tribe

SEA Region:
Open qualifications 12-13 November
Open qualification in India on 12-13 November
*one team from SEA and one team from India open qualifiers will advance to the group stage
Group stage 20-23 November
Play-off 28 November

Teams invited to the playoffs of closed qualifications:
Malaysia Fnatic
Philippines Mineski

Teams invited to the group stage of closed qualifications:
Malaysia WG.Unity
Malaysia Fire Dragoon
Philippines Clutch Gamers
Philippines Execration
Philippines Happy Feet
SEA New Beginning

SA Region:
Open qualifications 11-12 November
Group stage 20-23 November
Play-off 30 November

Teams invited to the playoffs of closed qualifications:
Brazil SGe-sport
Brazil Midas Club Elite

Teams invited to the group stage of closed qualifications:
Brazil Midas Club Victory
Peru Luccini
Peru Sacred
Brazil TShow Rising
Brazil STARS
South America Mad Kings

NA Region:
Open qualifications 12-13 November
Group stage 24-27 November
Play-off 28 November

Teams invited to the playoffs of closed qualifications:
North America OpTic Gaming
North America Complexity

Teams invited to the group stage of closed qualifications:
North America Digital Chaos
North America Leviathan
North America Blue Pikachu
North America Immortals
North America VG.J.Storm
North America Wheel Whreck While Whistling

Galaxy Battles II team slots:

1 open qualifier slot
6 Invitational regional qualifiers slots:
China 1 slot
South East Asia 1 slot
Europe 1 slot
CIS 1slot
North America 1 slot
South America 1 slot
Wildcards 2 slots
Direct invites 8 slots

Galaxy Battles II directly invited teams:

China Newbee
Europe OG
Philippines TNC
Peru Infamous
China LGD.Forever Young
United States Evil Geniuses

 

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