The Giants Fall: OVERWATCH ATLANTIC SHOWDOWN DAY 2 RECAP

ESL Atlantic Showdown Day 2 Recap, with final placings.

Day 2 of the ESL AtlanticShowdown has come to a close with the following teams playing:Rogue, compLexity, Team EnVyUs, REUNITED, MisfitsGG andFnatic.

Before the playoffs began, twomatches were played to see who would be the last two teams inplayoffs. Playing in these elimination matches were Fnatic,MisfitsGG, Rogue and compLexity.

Throughout the matches today,almost every team won at least one match. All these teams wereplaying their hardest to be the champion at gamescom.

Here is today’srecap:

Group A

Fnatic 2-1 MisfitsGG

  • MisfitsGG defeat Fnatic on Watchpoint: Gibraltar with a33 second better time
  • Fnatic defeatMisfitsGG on Dorado with a 94 second better time
  • Fnatic defeatMisfitsGG 3-1 on Nepal

 

With this win, Fnatic advance tothe semifinals to face REUNITED for a spot in thefinals.


Group B

Rogue 2-0 compLexity

  • Rogue defeatcompLexity on Watchpoint: Gibraltar with a 5 second bettertime
  • Rogue defeatcompLexity on Hanamura by reaching one more checkpoint

 

With this win, Rogue advance tothe semifinals to face Team EnVyUs for a spot in thefinals.


Semifinals

Rogue 3-2 Team EnVyUs

  • Rogue defeatTeam EnVyUs on Temple of Anubis by reaching one morecheckpoint
  • Team EnVyUs defeat Rogue on Kings Row by reaching one morecheckpoint
  • Rogue defeatTeam EnVyUs on Hanamura by reaching one more checkpoint
  • Team EnVyUs defeat Rogue on Dorado by reaching one morecheckpoint
  • Rogue defeatTeam EnVyUs on Lijiang Tower 3-2

 

With this win, Rogue advance tothe finals to face the winner of Fnatic vs. REUNITED.

REUNITED 3-1 Fnatic

  • REUNITED defeat Fnatic on Temple of Anubis by reachingone more checkpoint
  • Fnatic defeatREUNITED on Dorado with a 191 second better time
  • REUNITED defeat Fnatic on Ilios 3-0
  • REUNITED defeat Fnatic on Hollywood by reaching two morecheckpoints

 

With this win, REUNITED advanceto the finals to face Rogue.


Finals

Rogue 3-1 REUNITED

  • Rogue defeatREUNITED on Hollywood by reaching one more checkpoint
  • REUNITED defeat Rogue on Ilios 3-1
  • Rogue defeatREUNITED on Dorado with a 55 second better time
  • Rogue defeatREUNITED on King’s Row 133 second better time

 

With this win, Rogue become theESL Atlantic Showdown champions!


Final Placings

  • 1st:Rogue wins $40,000 and has a final record of 4-1
  • 2nd:REUNITED wins $20,000 and has a final record of 2-1
  • 3-4th: Team EnVyUs wins $12,000 and has a finalrecord of 2-1
  • 3-4th: Fnatic wins $12,000 and has a finalrecord of 1-2
  • 5-6th: compLexity wins $5,000 and has a finalrecord of 1-1
  • 5-6th: MisfitsGG wins $5,000 and has a finalrecord of 1-1
  • 7-8th: Team Dignitas wins $3,000 and has afinal record of 0-2
  • 7-8th: Cloud 9 wins $3,000 and has a finalrecord of 0-2

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