ESEA Season 26: Premier Division - North America

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[e][h]ESEA Season 26: Premier Division - North America
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
ESEA
Mountain Dew
Type:
Online
Location:
North America North America
Format:
League (Bo1)
Playoffs
Start Date:
2017-09-26
End Date:
2017-11-16
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Cache • Cobblestone • Inferno • Mirage • Nuke • Overpass • Train
Teams
Number of Teams:
24

Broadcast talent[edit]

Format[edit]

League play[edit]

  • 24 teams, with 16 games for each.

Online playoffs[edit]

  • Best of 3, Single elimination bracket.

Prize Pool[edit]

Participants[edit]

Ghost Academy17, 18, 20
1USA food 
2USA Douglas 
3USA ShoT_UP 
4USA neptune 
5USA Oderus 
6USA mAKKA 
Good People3, 8, 16, 19, 18
Iceberg Esports2, 6, 13
1Canada crux 
2USA raz 
3USA alter 
4USA stellar 
5Canada hades 
6USA aesthetic 
CCanada Seaside 
Mythic
1USA Fl0m 
2USA LeX 
3USA Polen 
4USA adreN 
5USA anger 
subtLe25
1Canada OCEAN 
2Canada els 
3Canada dsr 
4USA no_one 
5USA Laski 
6Canada LILMAN 
7Canada cardiac 
CCanada knc1 
Torqued33
1USA 4sh0t 
2Canada montE 
3Canada steel 
4Canada a2z 
5USA tck 
6USA floppy 
CUSA frozt 
Weekend Warriors14, 15, 21, 27
1USA n0iz 
2USA Jindoke 
3USA FrostayK 
4 TBD 
5 TBD 
Bushido Boyz7, 14, 23, 34
1USA kwong 
2Canada JonahP 
3USA shonk 
4USA far 
5USA strings 
6USA oSee 
7Canada will 
8USA JoshRT 
GX30
1USA DaZeD 
2Canada AZK 
3USA swag 
4USA Pollo 
5USA dapr 
6USA witmer 
1 The roster of Eanix joins Naventic. [1]
2 Ajax Esports rebrands to L4Org.
3 RONIN releases their current roster. Players will compete as Rudy's Players Club. [2]
4 Ex-Broken Alliance joins SoaR Gaming. [3]
5 ESEA announce that Brazil will miss the Global Challenge, instead the 4th placing team in this league will qualify in their place.
6 The roster of L4Org joins Iceberg Esports. [4]
7 Rudy's Players Club re-brands to Good People.
8 September 26th - Bushido Boyz are signed by Ambition Gamers. [5]
9 September 27th - Make War Not Love joins CheckSix Gaming. [6]
10 October 3rd - Beacon eSports signs Mask off. [7]
11 October 5th - Canada cardiac joins Adaptation, USA zecK moves to coach. [8]
12 October 5th - USA just9n steps down from Muffin Lightning to focus on streaming. [9]
13 October 9th - Canada hades replaces USA aesthetic on Iceberg Esports. [10]
14 October 10th - USA oSee leaves ANTI ECO CLUB to join Ambition Gamers, along with Canada will. USA shonk and Canada JonahP leave Ambition Gamers. [11]
15 October 10th - Brazil pavel leaves ANTI ECO CLUB and replaces USA FGB in LFAO.
16 October 10th - Canada StrongLegs replaces USA motm in Good People. [12]
17 October 12th - USA RIKO plays his last match with ex-Denial eSports. He is later replaced by USA tweiss from ex-Nitrious Gaming. [13]
18 October 20th - Good People add emode and Vanity replacing mAKKA and Oderus, who join ex-Nitrious Gaming. USA food leaves ex-Nitrious Gaming. [14]
19 October 23rd - Adaptation parts ways with USA Orbit, who is replaced with Canada gloRinsz. [15]
20 October 24th - ex-Nitrious Gaming is signed by Ghost Gaming and becomes Ghost Academy. [16]
21 October 24th - ANTI ECO CLUB rebrands to Weekend Warriors.
22 October 26th - USA Cooper- and USA fREAKAZOiD from Morior Invictus alongside USA Zellsis join Muffin Lightning with USA ichibaNNN departing the roster. [17]
23 October 27th - Ambition Gamers part ways with their CS:GO squad, the players revert to being called Bushido Boyz. [18]
24 October 28th - USA JamezIRL replaces Canada cardiac on Adaptation. [19]
25 October 28th - USA OCEAN goes inactive on subtLe, Canada cardiac joins the roster. [20]
26 October 29th - USA Temperature is replaced by USA tyfoon. USA Temperature joins Mostly Harmless.
27 October 30th - Weekend Warriors Officially disband, forfeiting all remaining and previously played matches. [21]
28 October 30th - Morior Invictus acquire USA Orbit and USA tropiiical to complete their roster. [22]
29 October 31th - Brazil Cogu requests to be benched and Brazil fp1 takes his spot on Gorilla Core e-Sports. [23]
30 November 1st - USA DaZeD announces he is stepping down from the roster due to poor performance during the season. His spot will be filled by USA witmer. [24] [25]
31 November 3rd - Morior Invictus is banned from ESEA due to claims of harassment and threats against streamers by the owner of the organization. The players will finish the season as the orgless ex-Morior Invictus. [26]
32 November 4th - USA Temperature leaves the roster of Mostly Harmless and is replaced by Canada eQuaLs. [27]
33 November 6th - USA MontE leaves Torqued to focus on school and is replaced by USA floppy. [28]
34 November 6th - USA JoshRT joins Bushido Boyz. [29]
35 November 10th - At the conclusion of CheckSix Gaming's season, Beacon eSports acquires Canada tyfoon replacing USA MAiNLiNE on their roster. [30]

Results[edit]

Regular Season[edit]

North America NA League
1. Gale Force Esports 13-3 249-170 +79 39p
2. FRENCH CANADIANS 12-4 223-175 +48 36p
3. SoaR Gaming 11-5 237-182 +55 33p
4. Mythic 11-5 228-160 +68 33p
5. Rise Nation 11-5 216-201 +15 33p
6. Beacon eSports 10-6 214-192 +22 30p
7. Ghost Academy 10-6 244-218 +26 30p
8. GX 9-7 234-224 +10 27p
9. subtLe 9-7 219-213 +6 27p
10. LFAO 9-7 212-202 +10 27p
11. Torqued 8-8 236-221 +15 24p
12. ex-Morior Invictus 8-8 221-229 -8 24p
13. Iceberg Esports 8-8 213-218 -5 24p
14. Naventic 8-8 208-199 +9 24p
15. ex-Denial eSports 7-9 217-203 +14 21p
16. Bushido boyz 7-9 209-210 -1 21p
17. CheckSix Gaming 7-9 197-221 -24 21p
18. Muffin Lightning 7-9 191-214 -23 21p
19. Adaptation 6-10 215-209 +6 18p
20. Gorilla Core e-Sports 6-10 178-221 -43 18p
21. CLG Academy 5-11 193-221 -28 15p
22. Good People 5-11 188-231 -43 15p
23. Mostly Harmless 4-12 176-238 -62 12p
24. Weekend Warriors 0-16 78-224 -146 0p


For detailed results for Week 1 to 3, click here.
For detailed results for Week 4 to 6, click here.
For detailed results for Week 7 to 8, click here.

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
Gale Force Esports
1
November 14, 2017 - 22:00 EST
106
4
916
7
1612
4
37
4
138
5
716
9
GX
2
Mythic
0
November 14, 2017 - 22:45 EST
119
2
616
10
63
3
1216
4
 
 
 
 
Rise Nation
2
SoaR Gaming
2
November 14, 2017 - 21:30 EST
168
8
77
0
1612
4
33
0
 
 
 
 
Beacon eSports
0
FRENCH CANADIANS
1
November 14, 2017 - 20:30 EST
63
3
1216
4
168
8
78
1
139
4
616
10
Ghost Academy
2
Semifinals
GX
0
November 15, 2017 - 22:30 EST
84
4
1116
5
65
1
1016
6
 
 
 
 
Rise Nation
2
SoaR Gaming
2
November 15, 2017 - 21:00 EST
1922
132
11316
02
1611
5
44
0
 
 
 
 
Ghost Academy
0
Finals
Rise Nation
November 16, 2017
SoaR Gaming
3rd Place Match
GX
2
November 16, 2017 - 20:00 EST
143
11
1216
4
1610
6
511
6
1613
3
22
0
Ghost Academy
1

References[edit]

  1. "We're proud to announce our ESEA Mountain Dew League CS:GO Team!". Naventic. 2017-08-27.
  2. "Ronin releases Counter Strike team, remaining in competitive scene". RONIN. 2017-09-07.
  3. "We are extremely excited to announce our new and improved CS:GO roster!". SoaR Gaming. 2017-09-15.
  4. "Playing IEM Qualifier today under @EsportsIceberg with the squad...". 2017-09-19.
  5. "#AmbitionCSGO welcomes our new #CSGO roster". Ambition Esports. 2017-09-26.
  6. "CheckSix Returns to Counter-Strike". CheckSix Gaming. 2017-09-27.
  7. "We are incredibly excited to announce that we have signed Mask Off!". Beacon eSports. 2017-10-03.
  8. "See cardiac and the squad in action...". Adaptation. 2017-10-06.
  9. Justin Ortiz (2017-10-05). "Very happy to announce that as of tomorrow I am a FULLTIME streamer!".
  10. hades (2017-10-09). "double header with the new squad...".
  11. Tolkienfanatic (2017-11-06). "Ambition roster no longer with organization; replace will with JoshRT".
  12. kaboose (2017-10-10). "Bringing @RealStrongLegs in to our starting 5".
  13. daps (2017-10-12). "We will be trialing @RIKOKF".
  14. Jared Hartman (2017-10-19). "@oderusCS and Makka join @DouglasRattman @ShoT_UPcs and @neptuneism on Ex-Nitrious".
  15. "We would like to thank @Orbit_cs for his time as we welcome @GlorinszCSGO!". 2017-10-23.
  16. "Officially joined @GhostGaming_GG". 2017-10-24.
  17. "freakazoid and Cooper- leave Morior Invictus, to join Muffin Lightning". 2017-10-26.
  18. Tolkienfanatic (2017-11-06). "Ambition roster no longer with organization; replace will with JoshRT".
  19. "We would like to announce our new IGL @JamezIRL...". 2017-10-28.
  20. cardiac (2017-10-28). "I'll be squading up with...".
  21. Tolkienfanatic (2017-10-30). "Morior Invictus add orbit and tropiiical".
  22. Tolkienfanatic (2017-10-30). "Morior Invictus add orbit and tropiiical".
  23. Roque Marques (2017-10-31). "cogu afasta-se da Gorilla Core " [cogu moves away from Gorilla Core] (in Brazil Portuguese). ESPN.
  24. DaZed (2017-11-1). "I'm gonna step down from playing competitively....".
  25. witmer (2017-11-01). "will be finishing the MDL season....".
  26. Few (2017-11-03). "After recent information was brought to light....".
  27. Tolkienfanatic (2017-11-04). "Temperature out of Mostly Harmless, eQuals returns".
  28. User:CarbonDogma (2017-11-06). "floppy replaces montE on Torqued".
  29. JoshRT (2017-11-06). "had to help my boy @OfficialKwong out".
  30. Tolkienfanatic (2017-11-10). "Beacon cut MAiNLiNE; add tyfoon".