SL i-League Season 2 details out
StarLadder have revealed the details for the second $300,000 season of SL i-League StarSeries, which will feature 16 teams at the finals in Nanjing, China, from September 7-11.
A total of $300,000 is reserved for second season's SL i-League StarSeries, which is a $100,000 increase from last season's finals, which saw fnatic emerge victorious from a decisive grand final with Natus Vincere in mid January.
Last season's champions fnatic are among the invitees
The total amount of teams will also see a significant bump, as this time the finals will feature 16 teams, eight of which have received direct invites, while the other half will come from European, Chinese and North American qualifiers.
The exact distribution of slots is following:
|Astralis||SK||Virtus.pro||Ninjas in Pyjamas|
|EU qualifier||EU qualifier||EU qualifier||NA qualifier|
|NA qualifier||China qualifier||China qualifier||China qualifier|
Stage 1 of the Chinese qualifier is already underway, details for the North American and European qualifiers have not been revealed yet.