League Championship Series/Europe/2017 Season/Summer Playoffs
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|2017 EU LCS Summer Playoffs|
|Prize pool:||€ 200,000|
The 2017 EU League Championship Series is the fifth season of Europe's fully professional League of Legends league. In the playoffs, six teams compete in a single-elimination bracket for prize money and Championship Points.
- Single elimination with a 3rd place match.
- 1st seeds of the Summer Season get a bye into the semifinals.
- 2nd and 3rd seeds of the Summer Season play in the quarterfinals.
- Higher seed of one group faces lower seed of the other group in the quarterfinals and semifinals.
- In the event both teams from a single group win their Quarterfinals, the #1 and #2 teams from that group can not meet in the Semifinals
- All matches are best of five.
- Patch Information: v7.16
- Official 2017 Season EU LCS Rulebook
- Winner qualifies for the 2017 Season World Championship Main Event
€ 200,000 Euro are spread among the teams as seen below:
|Place||Prize|| 2017 Worlds
|1st||€ 80,000||AQ for Main Event||G2 Esports|
|2nd||€ 50,000||90||Misfits Gaming|
|5th/6th||€ 10,000||20||Unicorns Of Love|
|3rd place match|
Player of the Series
|UOL vs. MSF||Alphari||39||Gnar Shen Jarvan IV|
|G2 vs. Splyce||mithy||4.4||Thresh Morgana Trundle Alistar|
|Fnatic vs. MSF||Maxlore||5.1||Zac Rengar Gragas|
|H2k vs. G2||PerkZ||7.8||Orianna Cassiopeia|
|Fnatic vs. H2k||Rekkles||7||Xayah Sivir|
|MSF vs. G2||Mithy||11||Alistar Morgana|
- Twitch - O'Gaming
- Twitch - Eclypsia
- Twitch - Nervarien
- Twitch - Frenzy
- August 24th, Kelsey Moser: H2K has the tools to beat G2 in the EU LCS semifinals — but won’t with Kelsey Moser for Slingshot Esports
- August 31st, Still the same Fnatic: Kennen was a symptom of a problem that was never solved with Kelsey Moser for Slingshot Esports
- September 7th, Four in a row: A brief history of G2’s evolution in the EU LCS by Kelsey Moser for Slingshot Esports
- September 8th, Kelsey Moser: The tragedy of Splyce’s execution by Kelsey Moser for Slingshot Esports
- August 15th, Jankos on preparing for summer playoffs compared to spring: “For sure, I think our understanding of the game right now is better.” with Kelsey Moser for Slingshot Esports
- August 18th, Jesiz predicts EU LCS quarterfinal results: “I think we’re going to face Misfits.” with Kelsey Moser for Slingshot Esports
- August 23rd, Fnatic Broxah "I believe that we'd have a good chance of beating teams from other regions, including NA." with Inven Global
- August 24th, G2 coach YoungBuck on Splyce: “I would rank them above Misfits and above H2K as well. It sucks for them that they had to meet us (in the quarterfinals).” with Kelsey Moser for Slingshot Esports
- August 29th, Misfits coach Hussain Moosvi: “Weirdly enough, both the teams we played in playoffs have had a lot of champion pool issues.” with Kelsey Moser for Slingshot Esports
- August 30th, Perkz: “The narrative of playing passive comps is just a meme. There’s no such thing as passive comps right now.” with Kelsey Moser for Slingshot Esports