FDL has qualified for a spot at the Northern Arena BEAT Invitational LAN. The North American team bested Team NP 3:2 in the grand finals. Alliance, compLexity Gaming, Digital Chaos and Evil Geniuses are already confirmed to be on hand in Montreal, Canada November 11-13th. Three more teams are yet to be announced to join them in competing for the $100,000 prize pool. Tickets are already available for purchase.
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FDL has claimed their place as the only qualified team for the Northern Arena BEAT Invitational LAN. The squad led by Stanley “Stan King” Yang outlasted Team NP featuring Jacky “EternaLEnVy” Mao, Kurtis “Aui_2000” Ling and Theeban “1437” Siva.
FDL placed third in their group. They defeated Not Today 2:1 but fell to the lower brackets at the hands of Team NP. In lower brackets they bested EverNovaS 2:1 then wiped out Team Freedom and overpowered Infamous to reface Team NP in the grand finals. It took a full five game series for the victor to be determined.
The first four teams to be directly invited to the Northern Arena BEAT Invitational LAN will be Alliance, compLexity Gaming, Digital Chaos and Evil Geniuses.
Three more teams will be invited to participate.
Eight teams will compete for the $100,000 prize pool at Bell Centre in Montreal Canada from November 11-13th.
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.
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 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.
Tickets went on sale Friday – September 30th.
The price of the tickets range from $45 – $75 and can be purchased HERE.