The top eight overwatch teams are set for a showdown at Gamescom
ESL's groups have been released for the Atlantic Showdown and the name is appropriate. The top eight teams will battle it out in groups for four spots in the elimination phase.
The groupstages of ESL’s Atlantic Showdown promise to be worth watching, featuring 8 of the top 10 teams in the world according to our rankings. The groups include two European and two North American teams each. Group 1 features current #1 ranked EnVyUs while group 2 includes #2 and #3 in Cloud9 and Reunited. Only two from each groupstage will move on so these top teams will come out swinging for a spot in the elimination stage.
- Game mode: Best of Three
- Maps: The first map will be preselected.
The losing team of each map will be able to pick the next map.
- Hero selection limit: 1 per team
- All heroes are currently allowed
- Disable kill cam: On
- High bandwidth: On
- Rule set: Competitive
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