MSI Masters Gaming Arena 2015

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[e][h]MSI Masters Gaming Arena 2015
League Information
Series:
Masters Gaming Arena MGA
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Seattle
Prize pool:
$50,000 USD
Start Date:
2015-08-28
End Date:
2015-08-29
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
 MVP/MVP Black
 Tempo Storm
 Cloud9/Cloud9
 Team Liquid
Teams
Number of Teams:
7
MVP/MVP BlackTeam LiquidVirtus.proMyRevenge.VSTempo StormCloud9/Cloud9COGnitive Gaming
Battlegrounds

The MSI Masters Gaming Arena 2015 is the first Heroes of the Storm tournament to feature top teams from the five separate regions of the game. Taking place during PAX Prime in Seattle, eight teams will fight for a $50,000USD prize pool and the first Heroes global champion title.

Overview[edit]

Results[edit]

50,000 USD is spread among the teams as seen below:

Place $ USD Team
1st $30,000 MVP/MVP Black MVP Black
2nd $12,000 Tempo Storm Tempo Storm
3rd $8,000 Cloud9/Cloud9 Cloud9
4th - Team Liquid Team Liquid
5th-7th - COGnitive Gaming COGnitive Gaming
Virtus.pro Virtus.pro
MyRevenge myRevenge

Format[edit]

  • Qualifiers: The MSI MGA 2015 Qualifiers will allow 8 teams to qualify to the Main Event in Seattle. The number of qualifying spots is as follow:
  • Main Event: Single Elimination
    • All matches are Bo3 except finals which is Bo5.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Observer:
    • USA Zoia (Jared Eggleston)

Participating Teams[edit]

1 ArthasStroitHram changed name to Virtus.pro due to acquiring team.
2 Cloud9 Maelstrom changed name to Cloud9.
3 EDward Gaming was replaced by COGnitive Gaming due to visa issue.[1]
4 eStar Gaming had to forfeit at the last moment due to visa issues.[2]

Results[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo3)
Tempo Storm
2
August 28, 2015 - 15:00 PDT
COGnitive Gaming
0
eStar Gaming
-
eStar Gaming could not make it due to visa issues.
Cloud9
W
MVP Black
2
Virtus.pro
0
Team Liquid
2
myRevenge
0
Semifinals (Bo3)
Tempo Storm
2
Cloud9
0
MVP Black
2
Team Liquid
1
Finals (Bo5)
Tempo Storm
0
MVP Black
3
3rd Place Match
Cloud9
2
Team Liquid
0

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Masters Gaming Arena (2015-08-18). "COGnitive Gaming replaces EDG in the Grand Finals of MSI Masters Gaming Arena". Retrieved 2015-08-18.
  2. MSI (2015-08-28). "eStar Gaming could not make it to the finals due to visa issue". Retrieved 2015-08-28.