Team Liquid have withdrawn from Northern Arena Beat Invitational and will be replaced by Ad Finem. According to organizers, the European team will be undergoing roster changes. The all Greek squad will fill the space left by their departure. Northern Arena Beat Invitational will be held in Montreal Canada from November 11-13th with eight top notch world teams competing for the $100,000 prize pool. Tickets are still available.
— NorthernArena (@northernarena) November 3, 2016
Team Liquid have been replaced by Ad Finem in the Northern Arena Beat Invitational. According to organizers, Team Liquid withdrew due to roster changes.
The news follows closely after a private message between Jacky “Eternal Envy” Mao and Kanishka ‘Sam’ “BuLba” Sosale was revealed discussing Team Liquid roster changes. Last night the team played with former E-Lab player Maroun “GH” Merhej in his stead during DreamLeauge Season 6. Team Liquid have not released any official information as of yet.
With their recent success and community hype, the all Greek squad -Ad Finem will be making an appearance in Montreal for the event. Ad Finem qualified for the Boston Major and have stepped in to replace Na’Vi in DreamLeague Season 6.
This is the second change in team lineup for Northern Arena BEAT Invitational in less than a week.
Only two days ago, Team NP replaced Digital Chaos in the Northern Arena Beat Invitational due to scheduling conflicts.
Northern Arena BEAT Invitational LAN
The Northern Arena BEAT Invitational LAN will feature eight teams – seven directly invited and one qualified team competing for the $100,000 prize pool at Bell Centre in Montreal Canada from November 11-13th.
The teams will go head to head in a double elimination bracket with a BO5 grand final with no WB advantage.
Northern Arena BEAT Invitational teams
- Alliance – invited
- compLexity Gaming – invited
- Evil Geniuses – invited
- EHOME – invited
- Wings Gaming – invited
- Team NP – invited to replace Digital Chaos
- Ad Finem – invited to replace Team Liquid
- FDL – qualified
Northern Arena BEAT Invitational LAN Tickets
The LAN event will take place at the Bell Centre. The sports and entertainment complex is the home of the NHL’s Montreal Canadiens ice hockey team with a seating capacity of 21,288 – making it the largest hockey arena in the world.
Games on the first three days will be held at the Sheraton Centre Montreal and Day 4 will be at the Bell Centre. The ticket that you purchase from evenko for the Final at the Bell Centre will grant you access to the preliminary games at the Sheraton during days 1-3. The room will be Salon A / B / C (it’s 3 rooms combined into 1) and will accommodate about 180 people standing. You’ll need to bring your email for confirmation to verify your ticket. This is first come first serve, so be sure to get there early and keep the schedule in mind.
Tickets went on sale Friday – September 30th and are still available.
The price of the tickets range from $45 – $75 and can be purchased HERE.