As Evil Geniuses and Team Secret get invited to ESL One Frankfurt the qualifiers have just announced their format. Teams are competing to win $250,000. What teams will qualify?
ESL One is preparing its upcoming tournament in Frankfurt, Germany with recent invites to Team Secret and Evil Geniuses with one invite remaining. The qualifiers are coming soon, starting with Europe.
The qualifiers will be ran similarly to a past ESL tournament for StarCraft with teams being seeded into different stages of the bracket, which can be found here.. It will be double elimination with matches being best of threes. Two teams from the winner's bracket and one team from the loser's bracket will qualify for the LAN Finals in Frankfurt making every game count. Qualifiers begin March 10th and LAN finals are June 10th
Teams Playing Round 1
Elysium Gaming, Let's Do it, Lianghao, Burden United
Seeded Level One Playing Round 2
Team Tinker, Vega Squadron, Alliance, Balkan Bears
Seeded Level Two Playing Round 3
Virtus Pro, Ninjas in Pyjamas, Natus Vincere, Power Rangers
Seeded Level Three Playing Round 4
Cloud9,Team Empire, ASUS Polar,Hell Raisers