World Electronic Sports Games 2016 - Dota 2

World Electronic Sports Games 2016 - Dota 2

General Information

Prize pool -$1,500,000
1. $800,000 USD
2. $400,000 USD
3. $200,000 USD



4. $60,000 USD
5-8. $10,000 USD

 

 
Structure
REGIONAL QUALIFIERS
The regional qualifiers will take place in the following four regions: Asia-Pacific (APAC), Europe & CIS, North & South Americas, Africa & Middle East.

Africa & Middle East - Aug 13 - 28
- Open Qualifiers (Top 2 advance to Regional Qualifiers)
-- Turkish (Aug 13th) - Full bracket
-- N & W Africa (Aug 13th) - Full bracket
-- S & E Africa (Aug 13th) - Full bracket
-- Middle East (Aug 13th) - Full bracket
- Regional qualifiers (LAN Final in Dubai)
-- Top 3 advance to Global Grand Finals
Asia-Pacific (APAC)
- TBA
North & South Americas
- Open Qualifiers (Slots for Regional)
-- USA (2) - Register
-- Canada (2) - Register
-- Brazil (2) - Register
-- Mexico (1) - Register
-- Argentina (1) - Register
-- Peru (2) - Register
-- South America (1) - Register
-- Other American countries (1) - Register
Europe & CIS -Sep 3 - 17
- Open Qualifiers (Slots for Regional)
-- UK, Ireland & Iceland (1) - Full bracket
-- N Europe & Post CIS (1) - Full bracket
-- South-Eastern Europe (1) - Full bracket
-- Benelux (1) - Full bracket
-- Central Europe (1) - Full bracket
-- Iberia (1) - Full bracket
-- Adriatica (1) - Full bracket
-- France and Monaco (1) - Full bracket
-- Sweden (2) - Full bracket
-- Germany (2) - Full bracket
-- Poland (1) - Full bracket
-- Russia (2) - Full bracket
-- Ukraine (2) - Full bracket
-- Denmark (2) - Full bracket
-- Norway (1) - Full bracket
- Regional qualifiers (LAN Final in Kyiv)
-- 20 teams
-- Top 8 advance to Global Grand Finals
MAIN EVENT --- TBA
24 teams
- one team from China (host)
- six teams from Asia-Pacific (APAC)
- eight teams from Europe & CIS
- six teams from North & South Americas
- three teams from Africa & Middle East

Main event
- More info to be announced

Location: TBA
Casting: TBA
 

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Playoffs

Round 2

BO3
Cloud9
2
DUOBAO.Y
0
Infamous
2
T.O.T.
0
TnC
2
DileCom
1
SG.br
0
Alliance
2

Round 3

BO3
Cloud9
2
Infamous
1
TnC
2
Alliance
0

Round 4

BO3
Cloud9
1
TnC
2
Infamous
1
Alliance
2

Group Stage (Complete)

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Features - World Electronic Sports Games 2016 - Dota 2

WESG Interview with Resolut1on: “The Olympic format is giving an advantage to certain teams”

You, the Dota 2 fans and us, the GosuGamers crew, voted him carry of the year. Roman 'Resolut1on' Fominok was part of Team Ukraine at WESG and we couldn’t pass on the opportunity to talk to him.

Winners Interview with Raven at WESG: “I thought I don’t deserve to be a teammate of Mushi”

TNC Pro Team won the first edition of the WESG. GosuGamers had the chance to talk to Marc Polo 'Raven' Luis Fausto, team’s carry player, moments after he and his teammates lifted the heavy trophy.

ComeWithMe Interview at WESG: “I want to improve myself before looking to join a team”

On the last day of WESG Global Grand Finals we had the chance to chat a bit with Team Romania’s support Alexandru 'ComeWithMe' Craciunescu.

Kpii Interview at WESG : “When considering a gender mixed team it all comes down to skill level”

In the first day of the WESG playoffs GosuGamers found Damien 'kpii' Chok from Newbee at the venue. Of course he wasn’t competing, so we invited him to chat about his unexpected presence there. We touched some other subjects as well, the highlight being the gender mixed team, Newbee Boss.

MVP Revolution or how a lifetime friendship turned into a Dota 2 team

There’s a group of five players who went unnoticed for two years straight, but that changed at the beginning of 2017. Here, at WESG, we got to meet and hear the story of the Kyrgyz team NoLifer5. Reborn, who are now representing the blue and white of MVP.

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News for World Electronic Sports Games 2016 - Dota 2

TnC are your WESG Champions

After a stumble in game two, TnC showed their mettle against the new Cloud 9 in a gruelling game three and claimed WESG 2016 as their own.

TnC advance into the Grand Finals at WESG 2017

The second finalist for the World Electronic Sports Games was decided as TnC secures a top two finish and a shot at the World Champion title.

TNC keep the SEA dream alive at WESG

Day Three at the World Entertainment Sports Games continued with the top eight teams fighting for a spot in the semi-finals.

WESG2016 Day 3: Peru secures two top eight finishes

After the initial matches of day three, eight teams remain in the quarter finals, with two Peruvian teams, Infamous and Team DileCom, guaranteed a top eight finish.

12 teams advance into the WESG playoffs

Day 2 of the World Electronic Sports Games would see many teams being eliminated with the closing up of the group stages.

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APAC - Playoffs (Complete)

APAC - 5th/6th (Complete)

APAC - Group Stage (Complete)

Sao Paulo - Playoffs (Complete)

Sao Paulo - Group Stage (Complete)

Kiev - Playoffs (Complete)

Kiev - Group Stage (Complete)

Africa & Middle East - Playoffs (Complet

Africa & Middle East - Groups (Complete)

Denmark Qualifier (Complete)

Russia Qualifier (Complete)

Sweden Qualifier (Complete)

South-East Europe Qualifier (Complete)

South & East Africa Qualifier (Complete)

North & West Africa Qualifier (Complete)

Turkey Qualifier (Complete)

Middle East Qualifiers (Complete)

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