Natus Vincere at Game Show League
Dear friends! An exciting Dota 2 tournament - Game Show League will begin tomorrow. The Final of the tournament will be played on the first day of DreamHack Moscow 2014 (13 September). Yesterday our team came to Moscow from China, where it had participated in WEC 2014.
Team tinker was not able to get to the tournament (as explained below), therefore the list of the participants is as follows: Natus Vincere,HellRaisers, Team Empire, Virtus.pro, NVMI, MoscowFive. Therefore the battle will be limited to the CIS region only with interesting Ukrainian and Russian teams participating in it. Let's pay a special notice to the return of ArtStyle, the participation of NVMI and the replacement of Team Tinker by Virtus.pro.
Prize pool ($50.000):
place – Natus Vincere - $10,000
News Feed (CET) -
11 September - 17:00: It took 20 minuets for Na`Vi to defeat HellRaisers
11 September - 16:40: Na`Vi & HellRaisers have begun their match. Picks/bans:
11 September - 16:15: Na`Vi & HellRaisers are on the scene preparing to their match.
11 September - 16:04: NVMI defeat M5. M5 were dominating for the whole game till a decisive battle.
11 September - 15:34: New players Fng and Vanskor:
11 September - 15:04: Team HR plays CS:GO during the breaks between the matches.
11 September - 15:04: The Internet is once again gone in the club. The games are delayed for 1 hour. Follow the news feed in order not to skip the match of Na`Vi.
11 September - 14:23: Tournament organizers talked to the new players of our team Fng and Vanskor. Watch:
11 September - 14:04: Moscow Five defeats HellRaisers. Next is the match NVMI vs Moscow Five. Phobos & Goblak will show their readiness to win the tournament.
11 September - 13:45: Match goes on.
11 September - 13:39: The Internet has gone in the club and the game is stopped for a while. We'll wait for the Internet back.
11 September - 12:58: The time of the matches is switched a bit. There will be the delays. The match of HellRaisers vs Moscow Five starts.
11 September - 12:10: The match is finished. Our team has lost. The next match will begin at 13:45 CET. We will fight against ArtStyle`s team HellRaisers.
11 September - 11:10: The picks of the game Na`Vi vs Empire. The games are played under the bo1 system during the group stage.
11 September - 11:00: The tournament has started! Watch official stream above.
11 September - 10:36: Watch a pre-tournament interview with Alexander "XBOCT" Dashkevich, we made yesterday in the evening.
11 September - 10:33: The first match of the day is Natus Vincere vs Team Empire. It will start in about 30 min.
11 September - 09:45: People are coming to the venue. Na'Vi enters the club via backdoor because they are met by a crowd of fans at the main entrance.
10 September- 12:05: The first unexpected event happened before the beginning of the tournament. Team Tinker announced it couldn't participate in it due to visa issues. Virtus.pro team was invited to replace Team Tinker.
10 September - 11:40: Information about the tournament format: the matches of the group stage will be held in Moscow Cyber Stadium, and the final stage will be held in Live Stadium. The format of group games is bo-1. The matches of the play off stage will be held on 13 September. They will start at 8:00 СЕТ..
|OVER||Virtus.Pro [1:2] NVMI|
|OVER||Natus Vincere [2:1] Team Empire|
|OVER||Natus Vincere [0:2] NVMI||Watch|
- Group stage (11-12 September): each team plays 1 map against each team
- Play off (13 September): four best teams of the group will play Single Elimination bo3 - #1 against #3, #2 against #4
|Group Stage table|
- Natus Vincere [0:1]Team Empire
- HellRaisers [0:1] MoscowFive
- NVMI [1:0] MoscowFive
- Natus Vincere [1:0] HellRaisers
- Team Empire [0:1] NVMI
- HellRaisers [0:1] Virtus.Pro
- Virtus.Pro [1:0] NVMI
- Team Empire [1:0] MoscowFive
- Team Empire [1:0]Virtus.Pro
- NVMI [0:1] HellRaisers
- Natus Vincere [1:0] MoscowFive
- Natus Vincere [0:1]NVMI
- Team Empire [1:0] HellRaisers
- Virtus.Pro [0:1] MoscowFive
- Natus Vincere [0:1] Virtus.Pro
- Capacity: 8 500 people
List of participants:
Natus Vincere: Dendi, XBOCT, Funn1k, Vanskor, Fng
HellRaisers: Artstyle, Dread, Yoky, dubas, alohadance
Team Empire: Mag, Silent, Resolution, ALWAYSWANNAFLY, Solo
Virtus.pro: God, Jotm, yol, BzzIsPerfect, Sedoy
NVMI: Illidan, Scandal, DkPhobos, Lil, Goblak
MoscowFive: blowyourbrain, TPoH, Vigoss, Nexus, PGG