SMITE World Championship 2016 Xbox One Invitational

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SMITE World Championship 2016 Xbox One Invitational
SWC 2016.png
Tournament Information
OrganizerHi-Rez Studios
UMG
Sponsor(s)XBOX One
Alienware
Curse
Intel
Logitech G
ViewSonic
City of Alpharetta
DXRacer
FACEIT
Internap
Scuf Gaming
Azubu
Hitpoint
Battle & Brew
FormatSingle Elimination
Prize Pool$ 175,000
NumberofTeams11
LinksWebsite
Location & Dates
TypeOffline
TierMajor
PlatformXbox One
CountryUnited States United States
LocationAtlanta
VenueCobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
Start Date2016-01-07
End Date2016-01-10
Results
WinnerTeam EnVyUslogo std.pngTeam EnVyUs
SecondCOGnitive Gaminglogo std.pngCOGnitive Gaming
ThirdAware Gaminglogo std.pngAware Gaming EU
Egrlogo std.pngTeam Eager

The SMITE World Championship 2016 Xbox One Invitational is an event held by Hi-Rez Studios to finish off the official eSports season during January 7–10, 2016. The best teams from North America and Europe compete in order to determine the best team in the world during the first Xbox championship.

Overview

The SMITE World Championship Format

Format

  • Open Bracket
    • 32 teams are placed into a single elimination bracket
    • The winner advances to the Main Event
  • Main event
    • Four teams, Single Elimination Bracket
      • Three teams from the UMG, ESL, and MLG qualifiers
      • Winner of the Open Bracket
    • Semifinals are Best-of-3
    • Grand Finals are Best-of-5

Talent Lineup

  • Kelly "HiRezKelly" Link - Host
  • Sean Charles - Host
  • Bart "HiRezBart" Koenigsberg - Caster
  • Brandon "dmbrandon" Nance - Caster
  • Thom "F." Badinger - Caster
  • Graham "Hinduman" Hadfield - Caster
  • Steven "Zapman" Zapas - Caster
  • Maxwell "Aror" Jackson - Caster
  • Alexander "HughZ" Hughes - Caster
  • Warren "Fats" Blake - Caster
  • Alex "Goldenboy" Mendez - Host/Analyst
  • Kevin "Adanas" Meier - Analyst
  • Riley "Incon" Unzelman - Analyst
  • Anatoliy "AnatoLiy" Alekseyenok - Analyst
  • Nate "Ataraxia" Mark - Analyst
  • Gianlucca "qe3q" Sever - Analyst

Prize Pool

$175,000 USD is spread among the teams as follows:

Place Prize Team Roster
Gold.png 1 $ 75,000 Team EnVyUslogo std.pngTeam EnVyUs 0megaWeaK3nLessonForULittle Ismaelsaahil1132
Silver.png 2 $ 37,500 COGnitive Gaminglogo std.pngCOGnitive Gaming SoupsKitchenShingFreyaPaulgustavY
SF.png 3-4 $ 18,750 Aware Gaminglogo std.pngAware Gaming EU WatsonSkizzleLiquidzDobsonZenborne
Egrlogo std.pngTeam Eager DwurstMattKoizSamBamAirCougarJellly
5 $ 10,000 Orbit eSportlogo std.pngOrbit eSport SealcarPenyClowTransonicsWubbn
6-7 $ 18,750 Elevatelogo std.pngElevate UzzyelchapooAggroCatalyyystElBrochacho
XGNlogo std.pngXGN PolarBearMikeHomiefeMacetodafaceBronxBombersShadowq
8-11 $ 1,250 Aware Gaminglogo std.pngAware Gaming CandymanTsmallBkHasteQruxyBlacksye
Logo std.pngMN Nice [[]] • [[]]
Nerd eSportslogo std.pngNerd eSports [[]] • [[]]
Logo std.pngTeam Rejects [[]] • [[]]

Participants

Open Bracket

Participants (13)
Aware Gaminglogo std.png Aware Gaming Logo std.png CrowdControl
Lucid Gaminglogo std.png Lucid Gaming Logo std.png MN Nice
Nerd eSportslogo std.png Nerd eSports Elevatelogo std.png Elevate
Team EnVyUslogo std.png Team EnVyUs Team Interstellarlogo std.png Team Interstellar
Orbit eSportlogo std.png Orbit eSport Logo std.png Team Rejects
Logo std.png Uncrowned XGNlogo std.png XGN
Logo std.png Xilerated

Main Event

UMG Invitational flag2

ESL Grand Finals flag2

MLG Pro League flag2

Open Bracket flag2

Results

Open Bracket

  Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                             
  XGNlogo std.png XGN
  BYE
  XGNlogo std.png XGN 2
  Nerd eSportslogo std.png Nerd 0
  Nerd eSportslogo std.png Nerd 2
  Logo std.png Xilerated 0
  XGNlogo std.png XGN 1
  Orbit eSportlogo std.png Orbit 2
  Orbit eSportlogo std.png Orbit 2
  Team Interstellarlogo std.png isT 0
  Orbit eSportlogo std.png Orbit 2
  Aware Gaminglogo std.png AwG 0
  Aware Gaminglogo std.png AwG 2
  Lucid Gaminglogo std.png Lucid 0
  Orbit eSportlogo std.png Orbit 0
  Team EnVyUslogo std.png nV 3
  Elevatelogo std.png Elv
  BYE
  Elevatelogo std.png Elv 2
  Logo std.png MN Nice 0
  Logo std.png CrowdControl 0
  Logo std.png MN Nice 2
  Elevatelogo std.png Elv 0
  Team EnVyUslogo std.png nV 2
  Team EnVyUslogo std.png nV
  BYE
  Team EnVyUslogo std.png nV 2
  Logo std.png Team Rejects 0
  Logo std.png Team Rejects 2
  Logo std.png Uncrowned 0

Main Event

  Semifinals Finals
             
  Egrlogo std.png eGr 0
  Team EnVyUslogo std.png nV 2
  Team EnVyUslogo std.png nV 3
  COGnitive Gaminglogo std.png COG 0
  COGnitive Gaminglogo std.png COG 2
  Aware Gaminglogo std.png AwG EU 0

View Games

Streams

Radio/Audio Only

Location


Atlanta, Georgia
Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
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Photo by Wordpress

Schedule/VODs

[Show all Results]

  • Semifinals
  • Grand Finals

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Regional Distribution

  • Teams
  • Players
  Europe North America
Qualified
13
Finals
2
Winner
1
  Canada FranceHungaryUnited KingdomUSA
Qualified
111314
Finals
19
Winner
5

Additional Content

Interviews

Other Coverage

External links

References