The Summit 2
Qualifiers (top 2 of each advance)
-- Chinese qualifiers (5 teams round robin into single elimination) - Oct 6 - 8
-- American qualifiers (8 teams single elimination) - Oct 3 to 6
-- European qualifiers (8 teams single elimination) - Oct 6 to 9
Main Stage (winner of each advance)
-- Regional 12 team round robin (8 teams for China)
---- top4 of each advance to regional double elimination
---- winner of the double elimination bracket advance to offline event
- One invited: Evil Geniuses (winner of season one)
- one team from China - Vici Gaming
- one team from South East Asia -
- one team from Europe - Secret Team
- one team from Americas- Not Today
- "Team Redemption" - Cloud9 (voted)
- Replacement - Team Tinker
Stage one: Round robin, best-of-one
Stage two: Best-of-five single elimination bracket
- Rank 1-2 from the group into semi finals
- Rank 3-6 from the group into quarter finals
Location: Los Angeles, USA, Casting: BeyondtheSummit (eng)
Main Event - Bracket
Main Event - Round robin
Features - The Summit 2
The Summit 2 is right around the corner and will see top teams from around the world compete over the course of four days. Despite the fierce competition and high quality of the attending teams, The Summit has a much bigger appeal outside the actual tournament. GosuGamers has collected 5 reasons as to why The Summit 2 is going to be SO smart yet again.
Roughly 30 hours remain until the fan vote for the redemption team for The Summit 2 will close and the teams are heating up their campaign activities, rallying up their fans and increasing their social media presence. If you lost track of all the photoshopped pictures, the crazy promises and funny videos, check out our Redemption Vote campaing hub.
News for The Summit 2
This is the final day of The Summit 2, and both ViCi Gaming and Cloud9 are preparing for their ultimate faceoff that will determine the winner of the tournament. The day opened however with a match between Team Secret and Evil Geniuses to determine the third place and the Europeans showed no mercy, sweeping EG 3-0.
In another five match series, Vici Gaming finally got the better of Team Secret with an easy victory in the fifth and final game and hence booked a top two finish in the tournament, and a final against Cloud9.
In one of the most exciting matches of the tournament, Cloud9 managed to defeat their modern-day rivals Evil Geniuses in a thrilling five game final. With their victory, they have secured at least a second place finish in the tournament, and they will face either Secret Team or ViCi Gaming in tomorrow's grand finals.
ViCi Gaming beat Team Tinker 3:1 in a very convincing fashion and will move on to the semi-finals. The Chinese will proceed to battle Secret Team tomorrow at 23:00 CET, after the match between EG and Cloud9 at 18:30 CET.
AM Bracket (top1 qualifies)
CN Bracket (top 1 qualifies)
EU Bracket (top 1 qualifies)
SEA Bracket (top1 qualifies)
Regional Round Robins