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Worlds Group Lottery Draw Revealed

Worlds Group Lottery Draw Revealed

  • ReadyPlayer1
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  • Nov 06, 2016

The groups for Vainglory’s first-ever World Championship are out, creating some incredible Day One matchups in round robin play. Which teams (and regional playstyles) will prevail and advance to the single-elimination bracket? Study the groups below, then keep watch for Worlds-related community contests where you could win an iPhone 7 and more.


GROUP A

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groupreveal-phoenix

 


 

GROUP B

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GROUP C

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GROUP D

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groupreveal-hunters

 


 

TOURNAMENT FORMAT

DAY ONE

  • Group Stage round robin play
  • Two-match series; 1 point per win
  • Top two teams in points from each group advance
  • Tiebreakers: Extra round robin, then 1v1 showdown, if nec.

DAY TWO

  • Single-elimination bracket (best of 3)
  • Quarterfinals: Group A vs Group D
  • Quarterfinals: Group B vs Group C

DAY THREE

  • Semifinals (best of 5)
  • Third-place match (best of 1)
  • Grand Finals (best of 7)

ABOUT THE 2016 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

For the first time ever, Vainglory will crown an official world champion. From Dec. 2-4, the world’s 12 best teams will compete for the highest honor in Vainglory esports at the landmark TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, Calif. This inaugural annual event will serve as the culmination of the competitive year in Vainglory, with champions representing every Vainglory server region gathering from all around the globe. This new tournament will be run by Twitch and Super Evil Megacorp. Never before has so much talent been in one place, and we’ll finally definitively determine the single best team on Earth.


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Be a part of Vainglory history!


WHERE TO WATCH

All matches will be broadcast live on twitch.tv/vainglory.