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Announcing a $15,000 Prize Pool for the VGL Season One Qualifier Tournaments

Announcing a $15,000 Prize Pool for the VGL Season One Qualifier Tournaments

  • EdTheShred
  • |
  • Aug 13, 2015

We’re thrilled to see the Vainglory International Premier League (IPL) kick off on Saturday Aug 15 9PM PDT (Sun Aug 16 5AM CEST, 1PM KR.) Check out the full match schedule here.

We are today extending our top level competitive landscape by announcing a set of regional competitions in North America and Europe.

We will be launching the official Vainglory Season One in October. To find the 12
best teams to participate in the top level regional leagues in NA and EU, we have partnered up with www.vaingloryleague.com (VGL), to host the official VGL Season One Qualifier Tournaments in EU and NA starting September 5th.

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We are opening up the qualifiers to 128 teams in Europe and 128 teams in North America, competing for a total prize pool of $15,000 and qualification to the VGL Season One.

The qualifier tournament will be a single elimination best-of-3 format with draft pick and it will be streamed live on twitch.tv/vaingloryleague. Match dates below:

Date Round NA Matches
Start
EU Matches
Start
Sept 5, 2015 RO 128 Day 1 4PM PDT / 7PM EDT 7PM CEST
Sept 8, 2015 RO 128 Day 2 4PM PDT / 7PM EDT 7PM CEST
Sept 12, 2015 RO 64 Day 1 4PM PDT / 7PM EDT 7PM CEST
Sept 16, 2015 RO 64 Day 2 4PM PDT / 7PM EDT 7PM CEST
Sept 19, 2015 RO 32 4PM PDT / 7PM EDT 7PM CEST
Sept 23, 2015 RO 16 4PM PDT / 7PM EDT 7PM CEST
Sept 26, 2015 Quarterfinals 4PM PDT / 7PM EDT 7PM CEST
Sept 30, 2015 SEMIFINALS 4PM PDT / 7PM EDT 7PM CEST
Oct 3, 2015 FINALS 4PM PDT / 7PM EDT 7PM CEST

 

The top 8 teams from the qualifier tournament, as well as 4 wild-card teams will subsequently go on to compete in the very first Vaingloryleague Season One for a prize pool and a chance to compete in Korea in the International Premier League.

For detailed rules and to apply to take part, please visit www.vaingloryleague.com – applications are open until August 26th 11am CEST / 8PM PDT.

We’re really excited to see the competitive circuit for the game expand and look forward to seeing as many new teams and players take part as possible!

PS. We haven’t forgotten about you, Southeast Asia, South America, China and Japan – we will be supporting competitions in your regions soon.