EUCS 2014 Summer Playoffs

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2014 EU CS Summer Playoffs
CS EU logo.png
Tournament Information
OrganizerRiot Games
Sponsor(s)Coke Zero
FormatPlay In + Bracket
Prize Pool$ 20,000
LinksWebsite
Location & Dates
Region
EU
 Europe
Event TypeOnline/Offline
Start Date2014-08-05
End Date2014-08-08
Broadcast
ScheduleSpoiler-Free Schedule
Calendar Export

Overview[edit]

The 2014 EU Challenger Series is a Challenger league that runs alongside the LCS for the entire 2014 season and acts as a direct bridge into the LCS. Top six teams with the highest points across both series are seeded into a playoff bracket. The playoffs hold a similar structure to the LCS playoffs. The winner is crowned the series champion and additionally, the top three teams advance into the Promotion Tournament.

Format[edit]

  • Single Elimination
  • Top six teams with the most Series Points (Shown Below) seeded in a playoff bracket.
  • Quarterfinals and Semifinals matches are Best of Three; Finals and 3rd/4th matches are Best of Five.
  • Top three teams advance to the 2015 EU Spring Promotion.

Prize Pool[edit]

$ 20,000 US Dollars are spread among the teams as seen below:

LocalEuro
PlacePrizePrize (%)QualificationTeam
PlacementIcon1.png 1$16,000€11,92080%EU LCS 2015 Spring PromotionH2k-Gaminglogo std.pngH2k-Gaming
PlacementIcon2.png 2$10,000€7,45050%EU LCS 2015 Spring PromotionSK Gaming Primelogo std.pngSK Gaming Prime
PlacementIcon3.png 3$8,000€5,96040%EU LCS 2015 Spring PromotionUnicorns Of Lovelogo std.pngUnicorns Of Love
4$3,000€2,23515%Ninjas in Pyjamaslogo std.pngNinjas in Pyjamas
5-6$1,250€931.256.25%Reason Gaminglogo std.pngReason Gaming
Gamers2logo std.pngGamers2

Converted prizes calculated with values provided by http://www.xe.com on August 8, 2014, as follows:

  • $ 1 US Dollar = € 0.745 Euros

Series Points[edit]

Ranking[edit]

2014 Season
Rank Team Summer 2014 Total
Series 1 Series 2
1. Ninjas in Pyjamaslogo std.pngNinjas in Pyjamas 7 10 17
2. H2k-Gaminglogo std.pngH2k-Gaming 9 7 16
3. Gamers2logo std.pngGamers2 5 8 13
4. SK Gaming Primelogo std.pngSK Gaming Prime3 1 12 13
5. Reason Gaminglogo std.pngReason Gaming 4 - 4
6. Unicorns Of Lovelogo std.pngUnicorns Of Love3 1 2 3
7. Playing-DucksLogo std.pngPlaying Ducks1 1 2 3
8. 4everzenzyglogo std.png4everzenzyg - 2 2
8. Milllogo std.pngMillenium Spirit2 - 2 2
10. Denial eSportslogo std.pngDenial eSports EU 1 - 1
  • The Top 3 finishers in Series 1 are automatically seeded in the bracket for Series 2
  • The 6 teams with the highest point totals advance to the Playoffs.
    • Teams will be seeded according to their Total Points
    • Any ties will be settled with tiebreaker matches

Point distribution[edit]

Place Series 1 Series 2
1 9 12
2 7 10
3 5 8
4 4 7
5-8 1 2
1Playing Ducks acquires the roster of Shantao macht Wau following Challenger Series #1.
2Millenium Spirit acquires the roster of GG Call Nash following Challenger Series #2.
2Gamers 2 and Unicorns Of Love won their tiebreakers to determine their rank.[1]

Participants[edit]

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Results[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo3)
Semifinals (Bo3)
Final Match (Bo5)
3rd place match

Schedule / VODs[edit]

Playoffs
           
RoundMatchResultDateYOUPSTCETKSTCountdownVODs/StreamReddit
Quarterfinals
vs
2 - 02014,8,05,15,002014,8,05,15,0008:0017:0000:00123-
Quarterfinals1 - 22014,8,05,18,002014,8,05,18,0011:0020:0003:00123-
Semifinals
vs
1 - 22014,8,06,15,002014,8,06,15,0008:0017:0000:00123-
Semifinals
vs
2 - 12014,8,06,18,002014,8,06,18,0011:0020:0003:00123-
3rd Place
vs
0 - 32014,8,07,20,002014,8,07,20,0013:0022:0005:0012345-
Finals
vs
2 - 32014,8,08,20,002014,8,08,20,0013:0022:0005:0012345-

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