Battle of the Nations NationWars III.
11 November 2015
Yet only yesterday 10 November, it published an official release of the game StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void, and it was learned early in the game tournaments in the "Heritage of emptiness." As you know, Legacy of the Void - the final part of the trilogy latest StarCraft II. In NationWars III leading professional players leading nations (or nations) will join the global fight.
Recall that two years before the National War won the pro-gamers from Norway. This country and this year will take part in the composition of scattered Nations (Seeded Nations). In addition to her part of the scattered included:
- Mexico as a country whose players won 2nd NationWars II;
- France - 3rd place NationWars II;
- Poland - 4th place NationWars II.
Without qualification to the tournament came as South Korea (anyone surprised ?!). They won the Norwegians to show game after game NationWars II.
Here is the complete list of the 12 teams and players that are held in tournament without qualification:
Teams of Russia and Ukraine - has recently NationWars I had, respectively, the 2nd and 3rd place - will be required qualification games.
The initial prize fund NationWars III is $ 15,000, but following the logic of the games of the competition, it can be increased by donations. For example, in the National War 2 it increased from $ 9600 to $ 28,000.
So, in group games will be attended by teams seeded plus 4, which will take place qualifying. In the qualifying round play 18 teams. The format of games: 4 groups of 4-5 teams. The competitions will be online.
Here's the list:
It should also be pointed out that the players in each country were selected by voting online from the 6th to the 9th of November. Russia as in the past will be represented: LiveZerg and sLivko. Also, they were joined by newcomer Revolver.
Ukraine will protect Bly, DIMAGA, Kas. They even participated in the first war Nations and remember the taste of victory.
In the Semifinal game of Qualification, Russia is waiting for the winner of pair Hungary vs. The Czech Republic. Ukraine also played with Austria. Qualifying games will soon 19-22 November. I will say again, the winners of the qualification will be only 4 countries.
Then in December, will play the Group stage.
This is useful scheme tournament schedule with games in each phase:
Eight winning teams of group selection pass to the next round Ro8, which will be held in January 2016.
Semifinals and final will be held in Paris, France in offline games 13 January 2016
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