Date Prize pool Teams Location
Mar 1st - Mar 5th 2017 $250,000 12 PolandKatowice, Poland
Prize distribution
1st
$104,000
2nd
$44,000
3-4th
$24,000
3-4th
$23,000
5-6th
$13,000
5-6th
$13,000
7-8th
$7,000
7-8th
$7,000
9-10th
$4,000
9-10th
$5,000
11-12th
$4,000
11-12th
$2,000
Group play
Group A M W T L RD P
5 4 0 1 21 12
5 4 0 1 14 12
5 4 0 1 6 12
5 2 0 3 -1 6
5 1 0 4 -15 3
5 0 0 5 -25 0
Group B M W T L RD P
5 3 0 2 13 9
5 3 0 2 1 9
5 3 0 2 -12 9
5 2 0 3 6 6
5 2 0 3 2 6
5 2 0 3 -10 6
Playoffs
Playoffs
Galleries
Teams attended
Formats
Group stage - Round-Robin BO1 - Top teams advance directly to semi-finals - 2nd/3rd teams advance to Ro6 - Teams are awarded $1,000 for each win - If two or more teams are tied, head-to-head results will be considered first - If that doesn't break a 3-way (or more) tie, overtime MR3 matches will be played between tied teams
Playoffs Single-elimination: - Quarter and semi-finals BO3 - Grand final BO5
Veto The higher seed always determines who starts the ban/pick process. Teams choose sides on the map choice of their opponent. On the last map of a series, the sides are determined by a kniferound. Best of 1: 1) Team A ban 2) Team B ban (2) 3) Team A ban (2) 4) Team B ban 5) Remaining map is played Best of 3: 1) Team A ban 2) Team B ban 3) Team A pick 4) Team B pick 5) Team A ban 6) Team B ban 7) Remaining map is the decider Best of 5: 1) Team A ban 2) Team B ban 3) Team A pick 4) Team B pick 5) Team A pick 6) Team B pick 7) Remaining map is the decider * Higher seed is decided by coin toss in the group stage and in the grand final, while the quarter-final and semi-final seeds will be determined by group placings.
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Nuke
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