PSISTORM Cup 5

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[e][h]PSISTORM Cup 5
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
Americas
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Fairfax
Format:
1v1
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$1,000
Date:
2017-04-22
Liquipedia Tier:
Maps
Chronology

PSISTORM Cup 5 is an offline tournament organized by PSISTORM Gaming on April 22, 2017 in Fairfax, VA at The Cave gaming center. This is the 5th of the PSISTORM Cup series.

Players can register online or at the event.

Format, Maps, and Rules[edit]

  • All games are best of 3, except for Finals which are best of 5.
  • Group stages in Swiss tournament format: top 8 players advance to playoffs
  • Server is Americas.
  • No one can decline official casters. Only casters are allowed besides the players in the game.
  • Map pool is the current ladder pool, each player (A, B) veto 2 in Bo3: ABAB, ABC
  • After 15 minutes late, the game is considered forfeited.

Prize Pool[edit]

$1,000+ USD are spread among the players as seen below:


There is also a $200 USD prize, jokingly called the "PokeBunny Charity Prize". This will be awarded to a player who is not TRUE, but who played the best, according to a vote by the participants of the LAN.[1]

Notable participants[edit]

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USA MygraiN
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USA Pokebunny
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South Korea TRUE
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USA Creature
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USA Raze
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Switzerland PengWin
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USA Tesla
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USA Sugar
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USA WarreN
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USA xKawaiian
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USA CalebAracous
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USA FuturE
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USA EndOfLine
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USA Dolan

Results[edit]

Complete bracket: http://challonge.com/psistormcup5

Top 12 of the bracket (seeding done by challonge system that takes in account seeding done prior to the event):

Swiss Style Map Scores
1. Pokebunny 5-1 11-2
2. TRUE 5-1 10-6
X. WarreN 5-1 10-4
4. PengWin 5-1 10-4
5. FuturE 5-1 10-2
6. Raze 4-2 9-5
7. MygraiN 4-2 9-6
8. Tesla 4-2 9-4
9. CalebAracous 4-2 9-4
10. EndOfLine 4-2 8-5
11. xKawaiian 4-2 9-4
12. Dolan 4-2 10-4


CalebAracous and Tesla have to play a Bo1 tiebreaker to seed into the playoffs.

Round 1
 USA CalebAracous
0
 USA Tesla
1


Playoff/Finals bracket: http://challonge.com/psistormcup5playoffs

Quarterfinals (Bo3)
 USA Pokebunny
2
 USA Tesla
1
 Switzerland PengWin
2
 USA FuturE
0
 South Korea TRUE
2
 USA MygraiN
0
 USA WarreN
1
 USA Raze
2
Semifinals (Bo3)
 USA Pokebunny
1
 Switzerland PengWin
2
 South Korea TRUE
2
 USA Raze
0
Finals (Bo5)
 Switzerland PengWin
0
 South Korea TRUE
3

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