Nigma have formally ended Invictus Gaming’s bid for a repeat Main run, eliminating ONE Esports Singapore winners and becoming a member of Vici Gaming in qualifying for the following stage of the WePlay Esports DPC AniMajor.
In an aggressive tiebreaker sport to determine who would transfer and who went dwelling, Nigma charged proper by way of iG’s plans, ending the sport with an early push to take the throne.
Vici was the primary workforce to qualify, having recovered from a blended opening day efficiency to win each of its day two collection towards AS Monaco Gambit and iG. That win towards iG gave them the required bounce to keep away from any potential tiebreakers and declare the primary spot out of the Wild Card.
There have been a number of components that led to Nigma and iG needing to play in a tiebreaker, together with a server crash that precipitated the second sport of Nigma and Staff Secret’s collection to be remade with the identical draft, lanes and beginning objects.
Secret famous they provided to fully remake the sport with new drafts, however Valve stepped in and determined to drive use of the identical drafts and different parts.
Secret had been additionally eradicated from the Main, that means that two of the highest 4 groups from the earlier Main have already been knocked out. Listed below are the ultimate standings after the top of the Wild Card.
|1||Vici Gaming||0-3-0||7-3||Group Stage|
|6||AS Monaco Gambit||0-3-2||3-7||Eradicated|
The group stage will see six of the eight groups advance into the playoffs. The 2 prime groups will fill out the higher bracket of the playoffs, whereas the remaining 4 will all be positioned into the decrease bracket.