Date Prize pool Teams Location
Mar 13th - Mar 18th 2018 $1,500,000 32
ChinaHaikou, Hainan, China
Prize distribution
1st
$800,000
2nd
$300,000
3rd
$150,000
4th
$70,000
5-8th
$25,000
5-8th
$25,000
5-8th
$25,000
5-8th
$25,000
9-12th
$10,000
9-12th
$10,000
9-12th
$10,000
9-12th
$10,000
13-16th
$10,000
13-16th
$10,000
13-16th
$10,000
13-16th
$10,000
17-22nd
17-22nd
17-22nd
17-22nd
17-22nd
17-22nd
23-32nd
23-32nd
23-32nd
23-32nd
23-32nd
23-32nd
23-32nd
23-32nd
23-32nd
23-32nd
Brackets
Playoffs
Group Stage 2
Group A M W T L RD P
3 2 1 0 48 7
3 1 2 0 10 5
3 0 2 1 -22 2
3 0 1 2 -36 1
Group B M W T L RD P
3 2 1 0 27 7
3 1 2 0 21 5
3 1 1 1 -1 4
3 0 0 3 -47 0
Group C M W T L RD P
3 1 2 0 20 5
3 1 1 1 -7 4
3 1 1 1 0 4
3 1 0 2 -13 3
Group D M W T L RD P
3 3 0 0 57 9
3 2 0 1 19 6
3 0 1 2 -28 1
3 0 1 2 -48 1
Group Stage 1
Group A M W T L RD P
3 3 0 0 23 9
3 2 0 1 16 6
3 1 0 2 -15 3
3 0 0 3 -24 0
Group B M W T L RD P
3 3 0 0 25 9
3 2 0 1 9 6
3 1 0 2 -19 3
3 0 0 3 -15 0
Group C M W T L RD P
3 3 0 0 24 9
3 2 0 1 9 6
3 1 0 2 -15 3
3 0 0 3 -18 0
Group D M W T L RD P
3 3 0 0 9 9
3 2 0 1 4 6
3 1 0 2 -10 3
3 0 0 3 -3 0
Group E M W T L RD P
1 1 0 0 13 3
1 0 0 1 -13 0
Group F M W T L RD P
3 3 0 0 20 9
3 1 0 2 1 3
3 1 0 2 -5 3
3 1 0 2 -16 3
Group G M W T L RD P
3 3 0 0 20 9
3 2 0 1 21 6
3 1 0 2 -17 3
3 0 0 3 -24 0
Group H M W T L RD P
1 1 0 0 8 3
1 0 0 1 -8 0
Galleries
Teams attended
Europe #9-12
North America #1
North America #5
South America #1
South America #2
Formats
Group stage Group Stage 1: * Round Robin BO1 * Top two teams from each group advance Group Stage 2: * Round Robin BO2 * Top two teams from each group advance ** EMC cannot attend WESG.
Playoffs Single-Elimination BO3
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