Despite a large technical hiccup on the part of Blizzard (shutting the servers down mid-tournament), the first week was a great success. With even more well known names in action this week, the tournament can only get better.
IEM's third place team, against All authority Rat, look like the safest bet on paper, but last week proved just how unimportant past form can be in WoW tournaments. x6tence will be looking to bring themselves back into the limelight while the likes of Sickology and Rest in Many Pieces will hope they can sneak in the back door and surprise the rest.
In case you missed last week's games, or simply want to prepare yourself for another night of hot action, ESL has released the VODs on Youtube. You can find the links below:
Ensidia vs Lemonparty
eDawgs vs Feeling Cute
Lemonparty vs Feeling Cute
Ensidia vs eDawgs (UB final)
eDawgs vs Lemonparty (LB final)
Ensidia vs eDawgs (GF set one)
Ensidia vs eDawgs (GF set two)
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