News February 2010
Num News: 14
|Sunday, 28/02/10 01:01 | WC3L|
Today at 15:00 CET, the second round of the loser bracket continues with the battle between ieS Virtual Gaming and Serious Gaming. Both teams have shown a remarkable preformances throughout the season and will have to put all on one card to be able to keep their WC3L dream alive. Which team will fight World Elite in the next round of the loser bracket? Tune in and find out today at 15:00 CET!
ieS Virtual Gaming vs. Serious.Razer, Sunday 3:00pm CET
ieS.myth vs. srs.razer.viOlet 0:2
Replays: Amazonia - Echo Isles
ieS.Check vs. srs.razer.DowaQ 0:2
Replays: Turtle Rock - Plunder Isle 2.0
ieS.TRH.c-club & ieS.SurnaturaL vs. srs.razer.DowaQ & srs.razer.viOlet 0:0 (not needed)
Replays: Twisted Meadows - Turtle Rock
ACE-Match: ? vs. ? 0:0 (not needed)
Total score: 0:4
|Friday, 26/02/10 17:35 | Europe|
The Electronic Sports League will distribute more than 700,000 Euro in 2010. With the new ESL Pro Series editions in Europe, the next season of the ASUS European Nations Championship and Intel Extreme Masters IV, the total prize money of the year 2010 will amount to much more than a half million Euro.
|Friday, 26/02/10 17:04 | Europe|
Two weeks ago the ESL Video Feature was set offline. Now there have been some changes and you can start using it once more. We hope that you will have lots of fun with this feature!
|Thursday, 25/02/10 20:16 | Europe|
Only with the help of Intel and Dell the first ESL Pro Series Finals came into the world. Eight years later we're very happy to welcome back the combined power of these partners. Therefore we retrospect our history and present you the tournament system of the very first ESL Pro Series finals. Guess what! It was a Dell! A Dell Dimension 8100 to be exact.
|Thursday, 25/02/10 16:55 | Europe|
Yes, it's that time of the year again: We proudly announce our newest raffle in cooperation with the main sponsor of the Consoles Sports League's EU section, Bigben Interactive. Something is new though - instead of the usual hardware bundles, we're giving away five 4in1 Racing Seats for your console. Enhance your racing experience at home by winning one of the Bigben 4in1 racing seats!
|Wednesday, 24/02/10 17:01 | WC3L|
After a short break due to the Chinese New Year the WC3L Playofffs are back in full effect: In a deciding match in the loser bracket World Elite encounters Team EG on Friday at 4:30pm CET. Whoever wins this match will have another shot at finishing the season in the top 3!
World Elite Pepsi vs. Evil Geniuses.WC3, Friday 4:30pm CET
WE.Like vs. EG.Grubby 0:2
Replays: Secret Valley - Amazonia
WE.InFi vs. EG.Ciara 1:1
Replays: Plunder Isle 2.0 - Echo Isles
WE.TeD & WE.Like vs. EG.Grubby & EG.Ciara 2:0
Replays: Twisted Meadows - Goldshire
ACE-Match: WE.Sky vs. EG.Grubby 1:0
Replays: Melting Valley
Total score: 4:3
|Tuesday, 23/02/10 17:47 | Europe|
Today we are proud to present Dell and Intel as sponsors of the ESL Pro Series. The engagement contains sponsoring activities for ESL Germany, France, United Kingdom, Alps, BeNeLux, as well as Scandinavia. Several appearances at trade shows like the gamescom in Cologne, the MCM Expo in London, the Festival de Jeux Video in Paris and the CeBIT in Hannover are planned.
|Saturday, 20/02/10 17:15 | Europe|
As some of you recognized: The logo of Intel is missing since yesterday. This change is really intentional and not a bug or indication error. Big changes will happen in 2010 and therefore we will present the new combined power of two partners. We can't tell you any details right now, but the secret will be revealed in the next days!
|Wednesday, 10/02/10 17:58 | WC3L|
A few weeks ago we asked all of our Chinese users to help with a performance test of our Asian section. Many users were so kind to paste their performance information in the comments and we are happy to award ten of them a free ESL TV Premium key for one month.
|Tuesday, 09/02/10 14:56 | Europe|
With immediate effect the barrage for New Penalty Points will be given for reaching 4, 8 and 10 penalty points. Therefore, from now on the 2 weeks barrage will be given after obtaining 8 penalty points and not 9 penalty points. The changes are effective immediately and are not backdated. All already given penalty points and barrages will not be changed.
|Friday, 05/02/10 18:08 | Europe|
Within the next days the ESL video feature for users will be shut down by our former partner hiclip.de. The upload will be disabled tonight. We tried our best to the last minute to keep the video features alive but without success. So we ask you to save your uploaded video files as soon as possible as we can't give a final deadline until when the videos will be available. Read on for a short tutorial and more information.
|Tuesday, 02/02/10 14:57 | Europe|
Congratulations to last month's Most Gathers Competition winners.
|Monday, 01/02/10 12:59 | Europe|
The Most Matches Competition for January has finished and the next month has begun. You may ask: "Who played the most matches in my favourite ladder?" or "Which ladders are in the MMC this month?" Read the whole news and you will find the answers to both of these questions!
|Monday, 01/02/10 11:40 | WC3L|
It's time to herald the first round of the loser bracket! In the first match of this round RAPTOR will face srs in an all or nothing match. While the winner of this clanwar advances to the next round to face ieS Virtual Gaming the loser's season will be over. On Monday at 15:00 CET we will have the 2vs2 match while the rest of the match will be played on Tuesday at 16:00 CET. In the second match of the loser bracket, Evil Geniuses will face GaB on Tuesday at 17:00 CET.
RAPTOR-GAMING vs. Serious.Razer, Tuesday 4:00pm CET
RAPTOR.Cash vs. srs.razer.DowaQ 1:1
Replays: Twisted Meadows - Ancient Isle
RAPTOR.Thorzain vs. srs.razer.viOlet 0:2
Replays: Echo Isles - Amazonia
RAPTOR.Cash & RAPTOR.LiiLD.C vs. srs.razer.DowaQ & srs.razer.viOlet 2:0
Replays: Goldshire - Lost Temple (ROC)
ACE-Match: RAPTOR.Cash vs. srs.razer.viOlet 0:1
Replays: Turtle Rock
Total score: 3:4
GaB.CyberSnipa.com vs. Evil Geniuses.WC3, Tuesday 5:00pm CET
GaB.ThomasG vs. EG.Grubby 0:2
Replays: Amazonia - Twisted Meadows
GaB.RohJinWook vs. EG.Ciara 1:1
Replays: Ancient Isle - Melting Valley
GaB.ThomasG & GaB.Fhra vs. EG.Grubby & EG.Ciara 0:1
Replays: Lost Temple (ROC) - Twisted Meadows
ACE-Match: ? vs. ? 0:0
Replays: Echo Isles (not needed)
Total score: 1:4