The Summit 4 European and American Open Qualifiers have concluded with CIS Rejects and Team God Bless emerging as the victors. Teams competed for the slots available in the regional qualifiers and the chance to play alongside notable invited teams such as Cloud 9, compLexity Gaming, Team Secret, and Virtus.Pro.
— BeyondTheSummit (@BeyondTheSummit) September 29, 2015
CISR were able to gain their slot in the The Summit 4 EU qualifiers after defeating teams such as No Logic Gaming and hehe united. They managed to best Team Alternate, 2:1, in the Open Qualifiers’ grand finals.
God Bless were able to move through the brackets in the Americas Open Qualifiers’ and eventually bested team Doing our Best, 2:1, to advance to the Regional Qualifiers and compete among known teams such as Cloud 9, Digital Chaos and compLexity Gaming.
The Singaporean team, Kingdom, was able to cruise through the brutal single elimination, best-of-one series to the grand finals in the SEA regional open qualifiers. They then swept through their opponents, Colosseum, 2:0, in the best-of-three finals to secure their spot in the Regional Qualifiers.
The Regional Qualifiers will take place between October 1st and November 5th for Europe, China, the Americas and Southeast Asia. The European region will kick off the qualifiers on October 1st, as 11 invited teams and the winner from the open qualifier will compete for the two spots allocated for the region.
The main event scheduled for December 9-13 will line up a total of eight teams competing for a prize pool starting at $100,000. In addition to the qualified teams from each of the four regions, there will be one directly invited team and one team that will be voted in by the community in the Redemption Vote segment.
The Summit 4 Regional Qualifiers
- The regional qualifiers will take place between October 1st and November 5th, starting with the European region.
- Double elimination brackets
- Matches will be best-of-three series
- Grand Finals will be best-of-five series
- Two slots are up for grabs for each of the European and Chinese regions
- One slot is available for both the Americas and Southeast Asia
The Summit 4 EU Regional Qualifiers teams
- Vega Squadron
- Team Empire
- Team Secret
- CISR – Open Qualifier Winner
The Summit 4 Americas Regional Qualifiers teams
- Digital Chaos
- Cloud 9
- Sector V
- NoT Today
- God Bless – Open Qualifier Winner
The Summit 4 SEA Regional Qualifiers teams
- First Departure
- Team 123
- Kingdom -Open Qualifier Winner
The Summit 4 China Regional Qualifiers teams
- Vici Gaming
- Invictus Gaming
- Prequalifier Winner 1
- Prequalifier Winner 2
The Summit 4 Prize Pool
The Summit 4 will feature a $100,000 minimum prize pool, which has the potential to continue to grow through the planned Compendium and Chest sales. Full travel support will be provided to the teams.
The Summit 4 Regional Qualifiers broadcast
All English broadcasts will be streamed live on Twitch.