Epsilon replace Natus Vincere in the ECS Development League Season 1
07 September 2016
Na`Vi, after refused to participate in the first ECS season, received the invitation to the Development League ECS, where they were supposed to play 2 quotas in the main part of the tournament among the eight teams, but as we reported earlier, the team forced to miss the second season Esports Championship Series. The reason for refusal, according to the director of eSports "born to win" is the team's workload schedule.
Today it became known that the CIS team to replace the Swedish team Epsilon. Another replacement in the list of participants expected at the place of the AGG, which won in the open qualifying, but dismissed the composition. Development League ECS will start already on September 9 and will last two and a half weeks.
Recall that in the main stage of the second season Esports Championship Series, with prize $ 1.75 million in direct invitation got 16 teams out of 20, showed the best results in the first season. The rest of the quota will be drawn in the regions of America and Europe, in the so-called "survival games", where the team showed the worst results at the end of last season, two from each region, will meet with the finalists of the Development League. This league will take part winning teams qualifying qualifications 4 outdoor and 4 Invites team.
Participants Dev.League ECS S2:
AGG (qualification №1)
Team X (qualification №2)
tRICKED (qualification №3)
Preparation (qualification №4)
RONIN (qualification №1)
Prospects (qualification №2)
SofaKingGood (qualification №3)
PAIN (qualification №4)