ESL One Katowice 2018

ESL One Katowice 2018

General Information

Prize pool - $1,000,000 + DPC Points
1. $400,000 USD + 750 DPC
2. $TBD USD
3-4. $TBD USD
5-6. $TBD USD
7-8. $TBD USD
9-12. $TBD USD
13-16. $TBD USD


Structure
Participating teams:
Russia.gif Virtus.pro Europe.gif Team Secret
Europe.gif Team Liquid China.gif Newbee
United States.gif Evil Geniuses SouthEastAsia.gif Mineski
China.gif Vici Gaming CIS.gif Natus Vincere
Poland.gif Team Kinguin Europe.gif OG
Russia.gif Effect United States.gif compLexity Gaming
Peru.gif Infamous China.gif LGD Gaming
Malaysia.gif Fnatic United States.gif OpTic Gaming

Main Event February 20th - 25th

- Format
- Group Stage:
-- Group Stage will be held from February 20th to the 23rd:
-- Two eight team, double-elimination groups
-- Top teams from each group advance directly to the semifinals of the playoffs
-- 2nd and 3rd placed teams advance to the quarterfinals of the playoffs

- Playoffs:
-- Playoffs will be played between February 23rd and 25th
-- Single Elimination bracketsAll series are best-of-three
-- Grand Finals are best-of-five

Qualifiers
- Regions: Europe, North America, South America, Asia, SouthEast Asia, CIS

-- Format for Qualifiers:

- 8 teams directly invited
- 4 teams qualify through open qualifiers
- Tier 1 Invites are seeded into quarterfinals
- Single Elimination
- All matches besides grand final are Bo3
- Grand final is Bo5






Location: Katowice, Poland Poland.gif

Features - ESL One Katowice 2018

Two CIS Rosters Will Debut at ESL One Katowice

ESL One Katowice will be the proving ground for the new Natus Vincere and Virtus.pro rosters.

News for ESL One Katowice 2018

Na'Vi and Infamous don't make the cut in ESL One Katowice 2018 Group B

Both Na'Vi and Infamous were unable to outlast their opponents in the lower bracket elimination series of ESL One Katowice 2018 Group B.

compLexity and Effect are the first casualties of ESL One Katowice 2018

compLexity Gaming and Effect are the first two teams knocked out of ESL One Katowice 2018 after the first day of the group stages. 

Kinguin land among LGD, Secret and Fnatic in the upper brackets for ESL One Katowice 2018 Group

Team Kinguin, LGD Gaming, Team Secret and Fnatic have gained the upper hand of ESL One Katowice 2018 Group B as they advance to the group stage semifinals. 

Worthy of accolades; OG impressive streak heading into ESL One Katowice

OG are heading to Poland for ESL One Katowice on the momentum of an impressive winning streak and their sights set on more TI8 qualifying points. 

OJ Borg and Redeye return as ESL One Katowice Talent

Oliver James Borg "OJ Borg" D'Anastasi and Paul “Redeye” Chaloner will return to the ESL talent lineup to lead the broadcast for the ESL One Katowice Major.

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Main Event - Group A

Upper Bracket

Round 1

BO1
Liquid
1
Effect
0
OG
0
VG
1
Mineski
1
coL
0
OpTic
0
Virtus.Pro
1

Round 2

BO3
Liquid
1
VG
2
Mineski
0
Virtus.Pro
2

Round 3

BO3

Lower Bracket

Round 1

BO3
Effect
0
OG
2
coL
1
OpTic
2

Round 3

BO3

Main Event - Group B

Upper Bracket

Round 1

BO1
Secret
1
Infamous
0
LGD
1
EG
0
Na`Vi
0
Fnatic
1
Kinguin
1
Newbee
0

Round 2

BO3
Secret
1
LGD
0
Fnatic
Kinguin

Round 3

BO3

Lower Bracket

Round 1

BO3
Infamous
0
EG
2
Na`Vi
0
Newbee
2

Round 3

BO3

SouthEast Asia

China

CIS

Europe

South America

North America

North America Last Chance Qualifier

Upcoming matches - ESL One Katowice 2018

VODs

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