Dota 2 League Season 5

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[e][h]Dota 2 League Season 5
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Location:
USA Las Vegas
Number of Teams:
16
Format:
Online with offline finals
Prize pool:
$58,397 USD
Start Date:
2014-10-13
End Date:
2015-01-06
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
 
 
 
 

The Dota 2 League is back for its fifth season, featuring a $50,000 base prize pool, with 25% of all in-game purchases being added to the pool, and a 4 team LAN finals at CES 2015 in Las Vegas.

Format[edit]

All 16 teams divided into two regions of eight teams each will play a best of three series once against all other teams in their region in the round-robin league stage. The round-robin stage will be followed by a bubble race single elimination playoffs. The top four teams, two from each region, will advance to the live finals in Las Vegas during the 2015 International CES.

Broadcast Details[edit]

  • Commentators:
  • Eastern Division
    • See this page for individual match dates and details.
  • Western Division
    • See this page for individual match dates and details.
  • Regular Season Playoffs
    • See this page for individual match dates and details.

Prize Pool[edit]

A base prize of $50,000 is spread as seen below. In addition to the base prize, 25% of all in-game sales will be added to the prize pool.
As of January 1, 2015, the total prize pool was $58,397 ($8,397 raised by sales).

An additional $50,000 will be offered to cover flight and hotel for the top four teams that advance to the finals in Las Vegas.

Participating Teams[edit]

Western Division
Alliance Na`Vi North America
Evil Geniuses Cloud9
Virtus.pro Polar Team Tinker
Sneaky Nyx Assassins1 Team Empire

1Team Secret withdrew and were replaced by SNA.[1]
Alliance and Cloud9 withdrew; they were not replaced.[2]

Eastern Division
HyperGloryTeam Invictus Gaming
LGD Gaming CDEC Gaming1
LAI Gaming LV Gaming
Team DK2 TongFu
1LGD.CDEC left the LGD organization in the middle of the tournament
2 Newbee was replaced by Team DK.[3]

Regular Season Results[edit]

League Play[edit]

Western Division[edit]

League Play
1. Evil Geniuses 4-1 8-3
2. Virtus.pro Polar 4-1 8-4
3. Sneaky Nyx Assassins 3-2 7-6
4. Team Empire 2-3 6-7
5. Team Tinker 1-4 4-8
6. Na`Vi North America 1-4 3-8
. Cloud9 0-0 0-0
. Alliance 0-0 0-0
Click here to view more details about the matches.

Eastern Division[edit]

League Play
1. CDEC Gaming 6-1 12-4
2. LV Gaming 6-1 12-6
3. LGD Gaming 4-3 9-6
4. TongFu 3-4 7-8
5. Invictus Gaming 3-4 6-9
6. LAI Gaming 2-5 9-10
7. HyperGloryTeam 2-5 7-11
8. Team DK 2-5 5-11
Click here to view more details about the matches.

Regular Season Playoffs[edit]

Western Division[edit]

Finals Qualifier Round 1
Team Empire
2
December 15, 2014 - 18:00 CET
Brewmaster Zeus Rubick Ancient Apparition Legion Commander
Skywrath Mage Elder Titan Storm Spirit Witch Doctor Ember Spirit
49m34s
Tidehunter Storm Spirit Witch Doctor Slark Abaddon
Elder Titan Venomancer Terrorblade Rubick Puck
47m16s
Team Tinker
0
Finals Qualifier Round 2
Sneaky Nyx Assassins
0
December 15, 2014 - 21:00 CET
Tidehunter Elder Titan Lycan Mirana Razor
Brewmaster Vengeful Spirit Rubick Troll Warlord Timbersaw
49m41s
Brewmaster Ancient Apparition Lycan Rubick Nature's Prophet
Ogre Magi Jakiro Skywrath Mage Death Prophet Phantom Assassin
36m13s
Team Empire
2
Qualification Match
Virtus.pro Polar
0
December 16, 2014 - 17:00 CET
Ogre Magi Skywrath Mage Puck Magnus Anti-Mage
Brewmaster Vengeful Spirit Rubick Lycan Necrophos
29m32s
Ogre Magi Razor Faceless Void Witch Doctor Templar Assassin
Tidehunter Io Tiny Skywrath Mage Jakiro
24m14s
Brewmaster Puck Elder Titan Dazzle Morphling
Vengeful Spirit Tidehunter Ogre Magi Storm Spirit Lycan
35m46s
Team Empire
3
Click here to view more details about the matches.

Eastern Division[edit]

Finals Qualifier Round 1
TongFu
0
Ember Spirit Jakiro Centaur Warrunner Witch Doctor Razor
Ogre Magi Brewmaster Rubick Lifestealer Anti-Mage
52m23s
Skywrath Mage Clockwerk Tidehunter Elder Titan Storm Spirit
Ogre Magi Lycan Ember Spirit Witch Doctor Omniknight
44m09s
Invictus Gaming
2
Finals Qualifier Round 2
LGD Gaming
2
Invoker Ogre Magi Doom Faceless Void Silencer
Enigma Ember Spirit Sniper Skywrath Mage Wraith King
53m29s
Tidehunter Ember Spirit Elder Titan Lion Medusa
Jakiro Lycan Vengeful Spirit Windranger Anti-Mage
28m08s
Tidehunter Ember Spirit Ogre Magi Lion Morphling
Skywrath Mage Doom Wraith King Viper Pugna
43m24s
Invictus Gaming
1
Qualification Match
LV Gaming
3
November 13th, 2014 - 20:00 PST
Invoker Ancient Apparition Ogre Magi Centaur Warrunner Spectre
Ember Spirit Tidehunter Mirana Rubick Anti-Mage
57m04s
Ancient Apparition Bristleback Alchemist Venomancer Troll Warlord
Lycan Visage Ogre Magi Batrider Sniper
56m30s
Anti-Mage Abaddon Ogre Magi Skywrath Mage Centaur Warrunner
Ancient Apparition Ember Spirit Naga Siren Lion Batrider
55m49s
Skywrath Mage Slark Ogre Magi Clockwerk Storm Spirit
Ember Spirit Doom Witch Doctor Jakiro Morphling
19m38s
Ember Spirit Io Jakiro Juggernaut Wraith King
Skywrath Mage Doom Ogre Magi Batrider Weaver
37m17s
LGD Gaming
2
Click here to view more details about the matches.


Live Finals Results[edit]

Participants[edit]

Western Division[edit]

Chinese Division[edit]

LV Gaming
1China Zyf 
2China inflame 
3Macau DDC 
4Malaysia Ohaiyo 
5Malaysia Mushi 
CDEC Gaming
1China Agressif 
2China Maybe 
3China 333 
4China Garder 
5China Q 

1Due to Visa issues for two of their players, Team Empire withdrew their participation in the LAN Finals and will be replaced by Virtus.Pro Polar.[4]
2Lil was not able to obtain a visa in time, so DeMoN stood in in his place.

Playoff Bracket[edit]

Semifinals (Bo3)
Evil Geniuses
0
January 5, 2015 - 17:30 PST
Puck Witch Doctor Bristleback Ember Spirit Treant Protector
Lycan Lion Axe Outworld Devourer Jakiro
52m09s
Juggernaut Puck Centaur Warrunner Chen Ogre Magi
Lycan Skywrath Mage Wraith King Venomancer Batrider
21m30s
LV Gaming
2
CDEC Gaming
1
January 5, 2015 - 12:45 PST
Juggernaut Skywrath Mage Ember Spirit Disruptor Axe
Puck Ancient Apparition Slark Spirit Breaker Lion
64m01s
Juggernaut Batrider Skywrath Mage Earthshaker Medusa
Puck Ancient Apparition Rubick Zeus Naga Siren
43m13s
Ancient Apparition Morphling Disruptor Axe Slark
Brewmaster Anti-Mage Dazzle Spirit Breaker Shadow Demon
36m08s
Virtus.pro Polar
2
Winner's Finals (Bo3)
LV Gaming
2
January 6, 2015 - 9:55 PST
Brewmaster Lich Lion Weaver Zeus
Vengeful Spirit Puck Dazzle Bristleback Night Stalker
57m01s
Ancient Apparition Centaur Warrunner Ogre Magi Invoker Anti-Mage
Brewmaster Vengeful Spirit Dazzle Clockwerk Lifestealer
44m12s
Ancient Apparition Ember Spirit Clockwerk Phoenix Juggernaut
Brewmaster Vengeful Spirit Skywrath Mage Anti-Mage Puck
60m00s
Virtus.pro Polar
1
Loser's Round 1 (Bo3)
Evil Geniuses
2
January 5, 2015 - 20:20 PST
Lycan Witch Doctor Pudge Tidehunter Sand King
Brewmaster Ancient Apparition Troll Warlord Earthshaker Timbersaw
38m08s
Lion Juggernaut Lina Doom Treant Protector
Tidehunter Lycan Omniknight Storm Spirit Witch Doctor
46m13s
Lion Puck Drow Ranger Invoker Bane
Juggernaut Skywrath Mage Visage Centaur Warrunner Troll Warlord
40m18s
CDEC Gaming
1
Loser's Finals (Bo3)
Virtus.pro Polar
2
January 6, 2015 - 14:35 PST
Vengeful Spirit Night Stalker Zeus Mirana Medusa
Puck Juggernaut Bane Visage Tidehunter
49m18s
Dazzle Bristleback Spirit Breaker Death Prophet Warlock
Brewmaster Juggernaut Witch Doctor Crystal Maiden Timbersaw
32m37s
Juggernaut Puck Io Zeus Chaos Knight
Vengeful Spirit Dazzle Death Prophet Slardar Batrider
44m26s
Evil Geniuses
1
Grand Finals (Bo5)
LV Gaming
3
January 6, 2015 - 15:00 PST
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Ancient Apparition Ember Spirit Batrider Rubick Terrorblade
Juggernaut Puck Anti-Mage Nyx Assassin Disruptor
37m05s
Tidehunter Ancient Apparition Invoker Earthshaker Morphling
Magnus Medusa Shadow Demon Ogre Magi Pudge
59m02s
Ancient Apparition Ember Spirit Wraith King Venomancer Sniper
Vengeful Spirit Ogre Magi Batrider Lifestealer Outworld Devourer
38m27s
LV Gaming has a 1-0 lead as the upper bracket winner.
Virtus.pro Polar
1
Click here to view more details about the matches.

Streams[edit]

VODs[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

https://www.reddit.com/r/DotA2/comments/2idmlo/hyperx_d2l_16_teams_from_west_and_east_lan_finals/