Overwatch World Cup - BlizzCon 2016

Overwatch World Cup - BlizzCon 2016

General Information

No prize money - teams attending BlizzCon will have their trip paid for and receive loot bags
Structure
Qualifiers: September 10 - TBA
-- Qualifiers are divded into 3 regions
-- Americas, Europe and APAC
-- 4 teams from Americas and 6 from both Europe and APAC qualify for BlizzCon
Main Event: November 4 - 5
-- Round Robin Group Stage
-- Single Elimination Playoffs

Overwatch World Cup - BlizzCon 2016 Live Streams

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What are the World Cup players and talent up to the days before Blizzcon?

As Overwatch’s World Cup approaches, it’s time to check in with the players and talent. Are they going to bed early and practicing all day? Or are they just relaxing by the pool and eating junk food? 

A look ahead at the Overwatch World Cup

With Blizzcon fast approaching, get caught up to speed with our guide to the Overwatch World Cup.

Chile, Taiwan set to compete at the Overwatch World Cup

Teams from the Americas and APAC competed for a coveted spot in the Overwatch World Cup. they will join the invited teams in November at Blizzcon to battle it out for the title of world champion. 

These European teams are left to play the Overwatch World Cup at BlizzCon

The Overwatch World Cup is a national event that is taking place at the beginning of November (5-6th to be exact)

A Brief Look at the Overwatch World Cup EU Qualifiers

As Blizzcon approaches, let’s take a look at the European Qualifiers for the Overwatch World Cup.

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Features - Overwatch World Cup - BlizzCon 2016

Overwatch World Cup: Group by Group Analysis

We've got everything you need to know going into the group stage of the Overwatch World Cup main event, starting later today.

Pesto's Picks: players to watch in the Overwatch World Cup

The national teams competing in the Overwatch World Cup are brimming with elite players from the world's best professional teams. With so many stars to follow, Pesto picked out two players from each group that could prove to be difference-makers for their countries.

Get ready for the Overwatch World Cup with our Crew's Predictions

Sixteen teams from around the world will face off in the Overwatch World Cup, all leading up to the live final at BlizzCon. Opening matches in the group stage start on October 29th, and the GosuGamers editorial crew are here with our predictions for who will take it all.

Main Event - Playoffs

Round 1

BO3
Russia OW
2
France OW
1
Spain OW
1
Finland OW
2
S Korea OW
2
USA OW
0
China OW
0
Sweden OW
2

Round 2

BO3
Russia OW
2
Finland OW
0
S Korea OW
2
Sweden OW
0

Round 3

BO7
Russia OW
0
S Korea OW
4
Finland OW
1
Sweden OW
2

Main Event - Group D Tiebreaker

Team Matches Wins Draws Losses Pts
China OW 2 2 0 0 6
France OW 2 1 0 1 3
ThailandOW 2 0 0 2 0
Schedule
China OW vs Thailand OW 1 – 0
France OW vs China OW 0 – 1
France OW vs Thailand OW 1 – 0

Main Event - Group Stage

Americas Qualifier - Group Stage

Europe Qualifier Playoffs

European Qualifier - Group Stage

Americas Qualifier - Final

APAC Qualifier

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