America Championship Series
After the cancellation of WCA, America has no major tournament planned for 2017.
Ugrilainen allies with Over-Admire (North America manager), Martial Spirit (South America manager) and DportGaming (famous youtuber and warcraft 3 streamer) to organize a 16 players competition in September.
- Groupstage :
- Group A & B : september 9th.
- Group C & D : september 10th.
- Playoffs : september 16th & 17th.
There are four regional qualifiers for one spot each :
- Australian/New Zealand Qualifier,
- North American Qualifier,
- Brazilian Qualifier,
- Latin American Qualifier.
The 16 players are divided into four groups of four players each :
- the groups are played as double elimination,
- top two qualify for the playoffs,
- every match is a best-of-three.
- 8 players in a double elimination braket :
- earlier rounds are best-of-three,
- grand final is a best-of-five.
$ 1375 are spread among the players as seen below :
|Human (6)||Orc (1)||Undead (2)||Night Elf (7)|
|Qualified via Australian/New Zealand Qualifier|
|Qualified via North American Qualifier,|
|Qualified via Latin American Qualifier|
|Qualified via Brazilian Qualifier|
- *Two invited players withdrew so, qualifier finalists (who should not have qualified) grant spot for main event.
- Thendis (Mason Sheridan)
- SkuyT went afk 45 minutes at gaming time
- PriestUSA suffered from a power outage caused by Hurricane Irma.
- DanGer informed us that he was not available at gaming time