Ten teams for StarSeries i-League S6 revealed
StarSeries i-League S6 will take place on October 7-14 in Kiev, Ukraine, where 16-teams are set to compete for a $300,000 prize pool. Up until now, only two teams for the event were known, the respective champions of the North American and European qualifiers NRG and Fragsters.
Now, the tournament organizer revealed 10 teams that will be playing the event. Firstly, six squads, placed 9th-18th in our rankings, joined the list as invited teams. fnatic, NiP, North, Renegades, HellRaisers, and Gambit were the teams that made the cut.
The full list of the six invited teams is available below:
StarSeries also announced a change to the spot distribution in the regional qualifiers for Europe and North America. Instead of each region only having one spot, North America now has two, while Europe has four.
The four qualifier teams that will now be playing the event are:
With all of these teams confirmed, 12 out of 16 teams for StarSeries i-League S6 are now known. Two more slots are reserved for invites, while the likes of TYLOO and MVP PK are vying for the two final spots which are reserved for the Asia qualifier.
The full team list for StarSeries i-League S6 is as follows: