EU LCS 2018 Summer Playoffs

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2018 EU LCS Summer Playoffs
2015EULCSLogo.png
League Information
Organizer: Riot Games
Rulebook: Link
Event Type: Offline
Country Spain Spain
Format: Single Elimination
Prize Pool: $ 200,000
Start Date: 2018-08-24
End Date: 2018-09-09
Links: Website
Streams: English Twitch
Spoiler-Free Schedule: Link
Results
Winner: Fnaticlogo std.png Fnatic
Second: FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png FC Schalke 04
Third: Team Vitalitylogo std.png Team Vitality
Fourth: Misfits Gaminglogo std.png Misfits Gaming
The 2018 EU League Championship Series is the sixth 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.

Overview

Format

  • Single elimination with a 3rd place match.
  • 1st and 2nd place of the Summer Season get a bye into the semifinals.
  • 3rd through 6th place of the Summer Season play in the quarterfinals.
  • Teams are reseeded after quarterfinals so the first-place team always plays the lowest-ranked advancing quarterfinal team.
  • All matches are best of five
  • Patch Information: v8.16
  • Official 2018 Season EU LCS Rulebook
  • Winner qualifies for the 2018 Season World Championship
  • Finals Weekend held at the Palacio Vistalegre (Calle de Utebo, 1, 28025 Madrid, Spain)

Prize Pool

€ 200,000 Euros are spread among the teams as seen below:

Place Prize (%) Prize (EUR) Points Qualification Team
Gold.png 1 40% € 80,000 - Q for Worlds 2018 Fnaticlogo std.png Fnatic
Silver.png 2 25% € 50,000 90 - FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png FC Schalke 04
Bronze.png 3 15% € 30,000 70 - Team Vitalitylogo std.png Team Vitality
Copper.png 4 10% € 20,000 40 - Misfits Gaminglogo std.png Misfits Gaming
5-6 5% € 10,000 20 - Splycelogo std.png Splyce
G2 Esportslogo std.png G2 Esports

Participants

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See here for match-by-match roster breakdowns.

Results

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
  Team Vitalitylogo std.png VIT 1
  FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png S04 3
  FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png S04 3
  Splycelogo std.png SPY 2
Reseeding
  FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png S04 1
  Fnaticlogo std.png FNC 3
3rd place match
  Fnaticlogo std.png FNC 3
  G2 Esportslogo std.png G2 0   Team Vitalitylogo std.png VIT 3
  Misfits Gaminglogo std.png MSF 1
  Misfits Gaminglogo std.png MSF 3   Misfits Gaminglogo std.png MSF 1

Player of the Series

Series Player KDA Champs Played
FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png S04 vs. Splycelogo std.png SPY FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png Upset 2.6 Kai'SaSquare.png Kai'Sa EzrealSquare.png Ezreal
G2 Esportslogo std.png G2 vs. Misfits Gaminglogo std.png MSF Misfits Gaminglogo std.png Hans Sama 4.8 KalistaSquare.png Kalista EzrealSquare.png Ezreal DravenSquare.png Draven
Team Vitalitylogo std.png VIT vs. FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png S04 FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.pngAmazing 3.8 SkarnerSquare.png Skarner PoppySquare.png Poppy TrundleSquare.png Trundle
Fnaticlogo std.png FNC vs. Misfits Gaminglogo std.png MSF Fnaticlogo std.png Caps 3.9 CassiopeiaSquare.png Cassiopeia CorkiSquare.png Corki VayneSquare.png Vayne LeBlancSquare.png LeBlanc
Team Vitalitylogo std.png VIT vs. Misfits Gaminglogo std.png MSF Team Vitalitylogo std.png Jiizuke 7 SyndraSquare.png Syndra ZileanSquare.png Zilean LeBlancSquare.png LeBlanc RyzeSquare.png Ryze
FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png S04 vs. Fnaticlogo std.png FNC Fnaticlogo std.png Rekkles 5.3 Kai'SaSquare.png Kai'Sa XayahSquare.png Xayah

MVP

Player Assists Kills DMG/M GD@15
Fnaticlogo std.png Caps 92 93 559 470

Schedule

Game Schedule
Round Match Result Date YOU PDT CEST KST Countdown VoDs/Stream Reddit
Quarter
S04 FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png
vs
Splycelogo std.png SPY
3:2 2018,8,24,16,00 2018,8,24,16,00 09:00 18:00 01:00 12345 Reddit
Quarter
G2 G2 Esportslogo std.png
vs
Misfits Gaminglogo std.png MSF
0:3 2018,8,25,15,00 2018,8,25,15,00 08:00 17:00 00:00 123 Reddit
Semi
VIT Team Vitalitylogo std.png
vs
FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png S04
1:3 2018,8,31,16,00 2018,8,31,16,00 09:00 18:00 01:00 1234 Reddit
Semi
FNC Fnaticlogo std.png
vs
Misfits Gaminglogo std.png MSF
3:1 2018,9,01,15,00 2018,9,01,15,00 08:00 17:00 00:00 1234 Reddit
3rd
VIT Team Vitalitylogo std.png
vs
Misfits Gaminglogo std.png MSF
3:1 2018,9,08,15,00 2018,9,08,15,00 08:00 17:00 00:00 1234 Reddit
Final
FNC Fnaticlogo std.png
vs
FC Schalke 04 Esportslogo std.png S04
3:1 2018,9,09,15,00 2018,9,09,15,00 08:00 17:00 00:00 1234 Reddit

Media

Streams

Additional Content

Viewership Statistics

Data sourced from Esports Charts.

Peak Viewership
Total 491 239
English Streams 353 257
Russian Streams 1 395
Twitch.TV Streams 364 840
Other
Total Time Watched 15 519 236 Hours
Avg Concurrent Viewers 113 141

References

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