Galaxy Battles

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[e][h]Galaxy Battles
Galaxy Battles.jpg
League Information
Organizer:
NEOTV
Purpose Win
Syber
Fallout Gaming
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Shenzhen
Venue:
Shenzhen Bay Sports Centre Stadium
Number of Teams:
8
Prize pool:
$150,000 USD
Start Date:
2017-06-15
End Date:
2017-06-18
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Gold.png Newbeelogo std.png
Silver.png Planet OddLogo std.png
Bronze.png Tnclogo std.png
Copper.png Mousesportslogo std.png
Chronology

Galaxy Battles is an 8-team tournament endorsed by National Electronic Sports Open (NESO)[1] and organized by NEOTV.[2] Four invited teams and four qualified teams will battle for $150,000 USD. Round robin group stage matches will be held on the 15th of June 2017 and double-elimination playoffs will be held in the Shenzhen Bay Sports Centre Stadium in Shenzhen, China between the 16th and 18th of June 2017.[3].

Format[edit]

Qualifiers

Main Event

  • Group Stage
    • Eight teams are divided into two groups of four teams each where they play in a round robin format.
    • All matches are played in a Bo1.[4]
    • Top two teams in each group advance to the Upper Bracket.
    • Bottom two teams in each group advance to the Lower Bracket.
  • Playoffs
    • Eight teams in double-elimination bracket.
    • Top two teams of each group of Group Stage start in the Upper Bracket.
      • All matches are played in a Bo3.
    • Bottom two teams of each group of Group Stage start in the Lower Bracket.
      • First round is played in a Bo1, then all matches are played in a Bo3.
    • Grand Finals is played in a Bo5.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

Total prize pool for the tournament is $150,000 (USD).

Participants[edit]

Newbee[5]
1China Moogy 
2China Sccc 
3Australia kpii 
4China Kaka 
5China Faith 
CChina SanSheng 
iG Vitality[6]
1China Paparazi灬 
2China Sakata 
3China InJuly 
4China super 
5China dogf1ghts 
TNC Pro Team[7]
1Philippines Raven 
2Philippines Kuku 
3Philippines Sam_H 
4Philippines Tims 
5Canada 1437 
CNetherlands Kipspul 
Planet Odd1[8]
1Ukraine Resolut1on 
2Romania w33 
3Canada MoonMeander 
4Denmark MiSeRy 
5Macedonia Saksa 
CUSA Blitz 
1Thunderbirds were signed by Planet Odd on May 31st. [9]
2LGD Gaming were replaced by Vici Gaming due to schedule conflict. [10]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Standings
1. Newbeelogo std.png Newbee 2-1
2. Vglogo std.png Vici Gaming 2-1
3. Tnclogo std.png TNC Pro Team 2-1
4. Mousesportslogo std.png mousesports 0-3

Group B[edit]

Standings
1. Planet OddLogo std.png Planet Odd 2-1
2. IGVlogo std.png iG Vitality 2-1
3. HappyFeet Logo 2017 std.png HappyFeet 1-2
4. Infamous logo std.png Infamous 1-2
Group A Tiebreakers[edit]
Tiebreakers1
1. Newbeelogo std.png Newbee 1-1
2. Vglogo std.png Vici Gaming 1-1
3. Tnclogo std.png TNC Pro Team 1-1

1Final standings are determined by time-rating.

Playoffs[edit]

 

 

Semifinals
Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
2
June 15, 2017 - 20:40 CST
Disruptor Earth Spirit Legion Commander Queen of Pain Ursa
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Shadow Shaman Razor Underlord Mirana
39m21s
Sand King Puck Death Prophet Faceless Void Venomancer
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Earth Spirit Ancient Apparition Visage Ursa Naga Siren
42m57s
IGVlogo std.png iG Vitality
0
Planet OddLogo std.png Planet Odd
2
June 15, 2017 - 20:40 CST
Keeper of the Light Legion Commander Sand King Lone Druid Meepo
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Earth Spirit Dazzle Juggernaut Earthshaker Queen of Pain
34m17s
Nature's Prophet Rubick Earth Spirit Sven Templar Assassin
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Disruptor Sand King Puck Bristleback Invoker
47m04s
Vglogo std.png Vici Gaming
0
Winners' Finals
Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
2
17 June 2017 - 11:00 CST
Nyx Assassin Crystal Maiden Ursa Timbersaw Queen of Pain
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Sand King Bristleback Warlock Gyrocopter Skywrath Mage
38m35s
Nyx Assassin Batrider Phoenix Lifestealer Queen of Pain
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Clockwerk Warlock Vengeful Spirit Juggernaut Meepo
27m16s
Sand King Vengeful Spirit Puck Drow Ranger Medusa
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Faceless Void Phoenix Earth Spirit Sven Skywrath Mage
31m28s
Planet OddLogo std.png Planet Odd
1
Losers' Round 1
Tnclogo std.png TNC Pro Team
1
June 16, 2017 - 10:40 CST
Night Stalker Legion Commander Disruptor Lina Sven
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Crystal Maiden Juggernaut Bounty Hunter Queen of Pain Sand King
21m58s
Infamous logo std.png Infamous
0
HappyFeet Logo 2017 std.png HappyFeet
0
June 16, 2017 - 10:40 CST
Sand King Dark Seer Disruptor Venomancer Storm Spirit
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Ancient Apparition Earthshaker Nature's Prophet Lina Anti-Mage
36m05s
Mousesportslogo std.png mousesports
1
Losers' Round 2
IGVlogo std.png iG Vitality
1
June 16, 2017 - 12:15 CST
Sand King Chen Venomancer Queen of Pain Pudge
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Jakiro Slardar Sven Bounty Hunter Puck
22m32s
Sven Ancient Apparition Queen of Pain Earth Spirit Earthshaker
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Night Stalker Batrider Oracle Tinker Troll Warlord
35m53s
Treant Protector Death Prophet Centaur Warrunner Warlock Vengeful Spirit
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Sand King Lina Juggernaut Jakiro Batrider
45m46s
Tnclogo std.png TNC Pro Team
2
Vglogo std.png Vici Gaming
1
June 16, 2017 - 12:30 CST
Disruptor Juggernaut Riki Dark Seer Storm Spirit
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Ancient Apparition Razor Earthshaker Puck
36m22s
Earthshaker Dark Seer Disruptor Storm Spirit Lifestealer
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Ancient Apparition Night Stalker Nature's Prophet Lina Wraith King
40m26s
Earth Spirit Puck Juggernaut Magnus Winter Wyvern
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Io Nature's Prophet Bane Bristleback Templar Assassin
28m39s
Mousesportslogo std.png mousesports
2
Losers' Round 3
Tnclogo std.png TNC Pro Team
2
June 16, 2017 - 17:00 CST
Nyx Assassin Queen of Pain Rubick Ursa Riki
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Clockwerk Ancient Apparition Lina Legion Commander Sven
65m17s
Clockwerk Queen of Pain Disruptor Pudge Anti-Mage
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Ancient Apparition Puck Riki Lifestealer Dark Seer
53m38s
Mousesportslogo std.png mousesports
0
Losers' Finals
Planet OddLogo std.png Planet Odd
2
17 June 2017 - 15:50 CST
Puck Drow Ranger Witch Doctor Weaver Earthshaker
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Sand King Batrider Silencer Phantom Lancer Ember Spirit
37m30s
Night Stalker Nature's Prophet Winter Wyvern Gyrocopter Puck
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Sven Ancient Apparition Lina Spirit Breaker
44m06s
Nature's Prophet Sand King Pugna Dragon Knight Omniknight
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Nyx Assassin Queen of Pain Winter Wyvern Juggernaut Clockwerk
33m23s
Tnclogo std.png TNC Pro Team
1
Grand Finals
Newbeelogo std.png Newbee
3
18 June 2017 - 11:15 CST
Sand King Disruptor Juggernaut Underlord Dragon Knight
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Night Stalker Crystal Maiden Puck Clinkz Invoker
34m19s
Earth Spirit Crystal Maiden Sven Underlord Lina
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Sand King Nature's Prophet Winter Wyvern Razor Storm Spirit
47m49s
Juggernaut Crystal Maiden Clockwerk Centaur Warrunner Terrorblade
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Nyx Assassin Nature's Prophet Oracle Queen of Pain Huskar
34m16s
Planet OddLogo std.png Planet Odd
0

Peak viewers[edit]

Data about number of viewers is based on information from Esports Charts[11]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 611 518 viewers
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 47 932 viewers
  • English streams peak was 35 127 viewers
  • Russian streams peak was 8 902 viewers
  • Chinese streams peak was 584 183 viewers
  • Twitch.tv peak was 39 539 viewers

Streams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. @GalaxyBattlesEN (2017-05-14). "Galaxy Battles 2017 is endorsed by National Electrionic Sports Open". Twitter. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  2. @GalaxyBattlesEN (2017-05-14). "Our lovely Main Organizer that brings us this epic event!". Twitter. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  3. Andreea "divushka" Esanu (2017-05-19). "Galaxy Battles is the newest $150,000 tournament of NESO: Open qualifiers to commence next week". Gosugamers. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  4. Cristy "Pandoradota2" Ramadani (2017-06-14). "Show must go on! Galaxy Battles back on track with updated schedule". gosugamers.net. Retrieved 2017-06-14.
  5. NESO - Galaxy Battles 2017 (2017-05-22). "We are proud to announce that we have our one out of four directly invited teams!". Facebook. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  6. NESO - Galaxy Battles 2017 (2017-05-22). "Our second direct invite out of four!". Facebook. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  7. NESO - Galaxy Battles 2017 (2017-05-22). "3 out of 4 DIRECT invites!". Facebook. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  8. NESO - Galaxy Battles 2017 (2017-05-24). "Our final invited team!". Facebook. Retrieved 2017-05-24.
  9. @planetoddesport. "Happy to announce our latest addition". twitter.com.
  10. NESO - Galaxy Battles 2017. "ViCi Gaming takes the vacated slot left by LGD Gaming". Facebook.
  11. Esports Charts (2017-06-07). "Galaxy Battles detailed stats". esc.watch.