MLG World Finals 2015

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[e][h]MLG World Finals
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League Information
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA New Orleans
Format:
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$284,954
Start Date:
2015-10-16
End Date:
2015-10-18
Dota TV Ticket:
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Gold.png Secretdotalogo std.png
Silver.png Eglogo std.png
SF.png Monkey Businesslogo std.png
SF.png Cdeclogo std.png
Teams
Number of Teams:
8

Overview[edit]

From October 16-18, 2 qualified teams join 6 invited teams in New Orleans to fight for a prize pool of over $250,000. [1]

Format[edit]

  • Group Play
    • Eight teams divided into two groups of four teams each and played in a double-elimination format
    • All games are played in a best-of-three
    • Top two teams from each group advance to the Playoffs
  • Playoffs
    • Four teams in a single-elimination bracket
    • Semifinals are played in a best-of-three
    • Finals are played in a best-of-five

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Hosts:
    • USA KotLGuy (Dakota Cox)
    • Switzerland Soe (Soe Gschwind Penski)

Prize Pool[edit]

The base prize pool for this tournament was $250,000, which was increased by crowdfunding (in-game tickets). At the tournament's conclusion, the total prize pool was $284,954.[2]

Participating Teams[edit]

MVP Phoenix[1]
1South Korea MP 
2South Korea QO 
3South Korea March 
4South Korea Febby 
5South Korea Heen 
Team Secret[3]
1Canada EternaLEnVy 
2Romania w33 
3Denmark MiSeRy 
4Estonia Puppey 
5Sweden pieliedie 
Virtus.pro[4]
1Russia Illidan 
2Russia G 
3Ukraine DkPhobos 
4Ukraine Lil 
5Belarus fng 
LGD Gaming[5]
1China Sylar 
2China Maybe 
3China rOtK 
4Macau DDC 
5China MMY 
CDEC Gaming[5]
1China Agressif 
2China Shiki 
3China Xz 
4China Q 
5China garder 
Evil Geniuses[6]
1Canada Arteezy 
2Pakistan SumaiL 
3USA UNiVeRsE 
4USA Fear 
5USA ppd 

Results[edit]

Group Play[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A preview
1. Monkey Businesslogo std.png (monkey) Business 2-0 4-1
2. Eglogo std.png Evil Geniuses 2-1 5-4
3. Virtuslogo std.png Virtus.pro 1-2 3-4
4. Lgdlogo std.png LGD Gaming 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

Group B preview
1. Cdeclogo std.png CDEC Gaming 2-0 4-1
2. Secretdotalogo std.png Team Secret 2-1 4-2
3. MVPPhoenixlogo std.png MVP Phoenix 1-2 2-4
4. C9logo std.png Cloud9 0-2 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals (Bo3)
Monkey Businesslogo std.png (monkey) Business
1
October 18, 2015 - 10:05 CDT
Tusk Beastmaster Undying Anti-Mage Sven
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Ember Spirit Night Stalker Ancient Apparition Bane Meepo
36m46s
Shadow Fiend Lich Slardar Tusk Beastmaster
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Night Stalker Ember Spirit Bane Broodmother Ancient Apparition
37m33s
Dark Seer Tusk Slardar Necrophos Queen of Pain
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Shadow Fiend Lich Dazzle Clockwerk Wraith King
49m40s
Secretdotalogo std.png Team Secret
2
Cdeclogo std.png CDEC Gaming
1
October 18, 2015 - 14:15 CDT
Ember Spirit Clockwerk Rubick Gyrocopter Io
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Night Stalker Shadow Fiend Queen of Pain Undying Vengeful Spirit
23m06s
Ember Spirit Winter Wyvern Clockwerk Spirit Breaker Lina
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Dark Seer Lion Anti-Mage Magnus Jakiro
41m57s
Doom Night Stalker Lich Broodmother Lion
NoCheck.png
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Clockwerk Ancient Apparition Templar Assassin Slardar Winter Wyvern
44m52s
Eglogo std.png Evil Geniuses
2
Finals (Bo5)
Secretdotalogo std.png Team Secret
3
October 18, 2015 - 17:55 CDT
Doom Meepo Dazzle Bane Nyx Assassin
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Dark Seer Ogre Magi Windranger Alchemist Witch Doctor
32m35s
Night Stalker Bane Dazzle Venomancer Naga Siren
NoCheck.png
GreenCheck.png
Ember Spirit Tusk Templar Assassin Undying Abaddon
30m29s
Doom Slardar Windranger Bounty Hunter Chen
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Ember Spirit Undying Lich Templar Assassin Night Stalker
41m27s
Slardar Undying Lina Disruptor Phantom Assassin
GreenCheck.png
NoCheck.png
Ember Spirit Dark Seer Ancient Apparition Visage Beastmaster
58m08s
Eglogo std.png Evil Geniuses
1

External Links[edit]

Coverage[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Lawrence "Malystryx.GDS" Phillips (September 2, 2015). "Korean record-breakers MVP.Phoenix the first invite to MLG World Finals". joindota.com. Retrieved September 2, 2015.
  2. "MLG World Finals 2015 - Dota 2 Prize Pool Tracker". dota2.prizetrac.kr. 2015-10-19. Retrieved 2016-02-04.
  3. Major League Gaming (2 September 2015). "We are happy to welcome @TeamSecretDOTA2 to the #MLGFinals in New Orleans!". twitter.com. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  4. Major League Gaming (2 September 2015). "We are happy to welcome @TeamVirtuspro to the #MLGFinals in New Orleans!". twitter.com. Retrieved 2 September 2015.
  5. 5.0 5.1 ProxyPL (3 September 2015). "The International 5 silver and bronze medalists to attend MLG World Finals". joinDOTA.com. Retrieved 3 September 2015.
  6. Major League Gaming (4 September 2015). "Welcome to the #MLGFinals, @EvilGeniuses! We'll see you in New Orleans!". twitter.com. Retrieved 4 September 2015.