Overwatch World Cup 2017 - Santa Monica Qualifier

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[e][h]Overwatch World Cup 2017 - Santa Monica Qualifier
League Information
Series:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Santa Monica
Venue:
Barker Hangar
Format:
Group Stage:
Round Robin
Playoffs:
Single Elimination
Prize pool:
$72,000 USD
Start Date:
2017-08-11
End Date:
2017-08-13
Number of Teams:
8
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Chronology

Information[edit]

The Qualifier stage in the United States was initially announced as being in Burbank, but was later changed to be in Santa Monica.

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: Round Robin
    • All matches are 4 Game Sets.
      • Teams with a favorable score based on their won and lost maps, finish first in their Group.
      • If two teams win the same number of maps, it will be broken by head-to-head results and Tiebreakers are played if necessary.
    • Tiebreakers will be played after all matches in the Group Stage are completed.
    • Top 2 teams of each group advance to Playoffs.
  • Playoffs: Single Elimination
    • All matches are Bo5.
    • Two Winners advance to Main Event at BlizzCon.

Map Pool[edit]

  • Tiebreaker

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Reporter:
  • Commentators:

Prize Pool[edit]

Each participating player that plays for their country in the group stage will receive $1,500 USD each.

Participants[edit]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group G[edit]

Played in Santa Monica Group G
1. United States 3-0-0 11-1 +10
2. Taiwan 2-0-1 9-3 +6
3. Brazil 1-0-2 3-9 -6
4. New Zealand 0-0-3 1-11 -10

Group H[edit]

Played in Santa Monica Group H
1. United Kingdom 3-0-0 12-0 +12
2. Germany 2-0-1 7-6 +1
3. Israel 1-0-2 5-8 -3
4. Belgium 0-0-3 1-11 -10

Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
United States
3
August 13, 2017 - 16:10 PDT
3 
 
 0
 
2 
 
 1
 
Germany
0
United Kingdom
3
August 13, 2017 - 17:20 PDT
3 
 
 2
 
2 
 
 0
 
Taiwan
0
Qualified
United States
United Kingdom


Additional Content[edit]

World Cup Information[edit]

Previews[edit]

Peak viewers[edit]

Data about number of viewers is based on information from Esports Charts[1]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 149 392 viewers
  • English streams peak was 61 690 viewers
  • Russian streams peak was 2 009 viewers
  • Twitch.tv peak was 81 516 viewers

View Games[edit]

  • Streams and VODs:
Language EngSpeaking Taiwan South Korea France Russia Germany Japan Thailand Spain Poland Portugal Brazil China
Stream

References[edit]