Overwatch Pacific Championship 2017 - Season 2

From Liquipedia Overwatch Wiki
[e][h]Overwatch Pacific Championship 2017 - Season 2
League Information
Series:
Overwatch Pacific Championship OPC
Organizer:
Blizzard Entertainment
Type:
Offline
Location:
Taiwan Taipei
Venue:
Blizzard Estadium
Prize pool:
$ 8,300,000 TWD
(≃ $274,785 USD)
Start Date:
2017-08-18
End Date:
2017-10-08
Number of Teams:
8
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Maps
Chronology

Information[edit]

An official Asia-Pacific Blizzard tournament based in Taiwan featuring professional Overwatch teams from Taiwan, Japan, Thailand, Hong Kong, Korea and Australia. This event is a Tournament Server competition with 3 twitch streams broadcasting live in Mandarin, English and Thai (links below).

Tournament is played on the weekend Fridays to Sundays;

Friday Saturday Sunday
TST 16:00 - 22:00
JST 17:00 - 23:00
KST 17:00 - 23:00
AEST 18:00 - 24:00

Location[edit]

  • Blizzard Estadium, 12F., No.245, Sec. 1, Dunhua South Rd., Da’an Dist., Taipei City, Taiwan (R.O.C.).

Format[edit]

  • Competition Rules
    • Regular Season: Double Round-Robin
      • Each of the 8 teams in OPC will play against each of the other teams a total of 2 times. Each match will be played in a best-of-five format (Bo5).
    • Playoffs: Single Elimination
      • The top four (4) teams of regular season will advance to the playoffs that will follow a Single Elimination format. There are two rounds of playoffs over a two (2) weeks period, and each week will feature three (3) consecutive match days. Each match is a best-of-seven format (Bo7). The team that takes two wins out of 3 match days will be the winner of a Playoff round.
        • The first will play against the fourth (1 vs 4) and the second against the third (2 vs 3).


  • Home/Away Team Rules
    • Regular Season: Double Round Robin
      • Eight teams will go through double Round-Robin matches in which each team will fight against the same opponent two times, as Home Team one time and Away Team for another one time.
      • In the best-of-five (Bo5) matches, the Home Team has the advantage to decide the first, the third and the fifth maps and their attack/defense, while Away team can decide the second and the fourth.
      • Each team will have a “Home Team’s Day” once during regular season, which means that team will have home advantage in two consecutive matches on that day.
    • Playoffs
      • The team that achieved higher place finish in the regular season will have home-team advantage during the Playoffs. In the 3 match days of the Playoffs, this team will have home team advantage on Day 1 and Day 3, while the lower placed team will play as home team on Day 2.
      • In the Bo7 matches, the Home Team can decide the first, third, fifth and seventh maps and their attack/defense, while the Away Team can select the second, fourth and sixth.

Map Pool[edit]

Map Rotation Available Maps (All)
Assault Control Escort Hybrid
1st set Control map
2nd set Hybrid map
3rd set Assault map
4th set Escort map
5th set Hybrid map
Tiebreaker Bo1 Match on Control map
  • Note: Control maps are Bo3, except tiebreaker.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Mandarin Broadcast[edit]

  • Guest Analysts:

Japanese Broadcast[edit]

English Broadcast[edit]

  • Commentators:
    • New Zealand AVRL (Kevin Walker)
    • New Zealand Pixie (Matt Carroll)

Thai Broadcast[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

8,300,000 TWD (~274,785 USD) is spread among the teams as seen below:

Conversion values taken from xe.com at 2017-08-07. 1 TWD ≈ 0.0331108 USD

Participants[edit]

1 FireBall roster is signed by MEGA Esports, form MEGA Thunder .[1]
2 MEGA Thunder: Thailand keRLos leaves (August 25th, 2017) the active roster[2]
2 MEGA Thunder: South Korea White joins (August 30th, 2017). [3]
2 MEGA Thunder: USA Moffitt leaves (September 13th, 2017). [4]

Results[edit]

Regular Season[edit]

Regular Season Standings
1. Ardeont 14-0 42-2 +40 42p
2. Flash Wolves 11-3 36-18 +18 33p
3. Hong Kong Attitude 8-6 29-25 +4 24p
4. Blank Esports 8-6 27-23 +4 24p
5. ahq e-Sports Club 7-7 28-27 +1 21p
6. MEGA Thunder 5-9 21-30 -9 15p
7. Machi Esports 3-11 16-33 -17 9p
8. Libalent Supreme 0-14 1-42 -41 0p

For detailed results click here

Match Overview (Double Round Robin)[edit]

0-3
2017-09-29
1-3
2017-10-01
3-2
2017-09-16
2-3
2017-09-09
3-0
2017-08-18
3-1
2017-08-27
3-0
2017-09-22
3-0
2017-09-08
3-0
2017-09-09
3-0
2017-10-01
3-0
2017-09-17
3-0
2017-09-16
3-0
2017-08-20
3-0
2017-09-23
3-1
2017-09-10
1-3
2017-09-30
0-3
2017-09-29
0-3
2017-08-26
3-0
2017-08-27
3-2
2017-09-23
3-0
2017-09-17
3-1
2017-08-20
1-3
2017-09-10
3-1
2017-09-08
3-2
2017-08-25
3-0
2017-09-15
3-0
2017-09-30
3-0
2017-09-24
2-3
2017-09-30
0-3
2017-08-18
3-1
2017-09-15
1-3
2017-09-23
3-0
2017-08-20
0-3
2017-08-19
3-0
2017-09-10
0-3
2017-09-17
0-3
2017-08-19
0-3
2017-09-24
1-3
2017-08-26
0-3
2017-09-22
0-3
2017-10-01
0-3
2017-09-08
3-2
2017-09-24
0-3
2017-09-22
0-3
2017-08-25
1-3
2017-09-09
2-3
2017-09-16
3-0
2017-09-10
0-3
2017-08-18
1-3
2017-08-19
0-3
2017-08-26
1-3
2017-08-25
2-3
2017-08-27
2-3
2017-10-01
3-0
2017-09-29
1-3
2017-09-15

Playoffs[edit]

Playoffs Results[edit]

Semifinals (Bo7)
Ardeont
4
October 6, 2017 - 19:00 TST
2 
 
 1
 
1 
 
 0
 
3 
 
 0
 
Blank Esports
0
Flash Wolves
4
October 7, 2017 - 19:00 TST
2 
 
 0
 
2 
 
 1
 
2 
 
 3
 
1 
 
 2
 
2 
 
 1
 
Hong Kong Attitude
2
Finals (Bo7)
Ardeont
4
October 8, 2017 - 19:00 TST
2 
 
 0
 
6 
 
 3
 
Flash Wolves
0
3rd Place Match
Blank Esports
4
October 8, 2017 - 15:00 TST
2 
 
 0
 
1 
 
 3
 
0 
 
 1
 
3 
 
 2
 
2 
 
 0
 
Hong Kong Attitude
2


Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

Language Taiwan EngSpeaking Thailand Japan
Stream

VODs[edit]

Videos and Photos[edit]

Mini Movies[edit]

Video Interviews[edit]

Highlights[edit]

Additional Data[edit]

Country Representation[edit]

# Country/Region #P Players
1 Taiwan Taiwan 24 ATing, Baconjack, CQB, DCrown, DizZy, EricEn, Hehe, HolidayCow, Jongie, Kant, Keres, Kiyomi, KMoMo, Krapy, Nonezz, Notalk, Rai, Randy, Rapid, Realment, Restya, S1nkler, ShaiuLin, Zonda
2 South Korea South Korea 8 ANAMO, diem , Erster , JEFF , Michelle, Republic, smurf, White
3 Japan Japan 6 deartn, hotate, Jasper, keisuke3, Pepper, seleyne
4 Australia Australia 5 Gunba, Hus, ieatuup, Rqt, Trill
5 Thailand Thailand 4 NzNr, oPuTo, Rocket, Teetawatv3
6 Hong Kong Hong Kong 2 ManGoJai, Moowe
7 New Zealand New Zealand 1 HooWoo
7 Sweden Sweden 1 Graceful
7 USA United States 1 Elk

External links[edit]

References[edit]