StarLadder iLeague will now also feature EHOME in the lineup as the Chinese team qualified for the StarLadder iLeague LAN finals. EHOME will join compLexity Gaming and LGD in Minsk, Belarus as part of the twelve teams that will compete between January 13-17 for the $300,000 prize pool.
— Vitalii Volochai (@v1lat) November 28, 2015
EHOME swept through Wings Gaming 2:0 in yesterday’s finals. Their victory secured them the second Chinese spot for the StarLadder iLeague LAN finals. The event will take place in Minsk, Belarus January 13-17 and feature twelve invited and qualified teams. LGD and compLexity have already qualified for China and NA respectively.
StarLadder iLeague participating teams
- compLexity Gaming (Winner NA Qualifier)
- LGD Gaming (Winner Chinese Qualifier)
- EHOME (winner Chinese Qualifier)
StarLadder iLeague format
StarLadder iLeague prize pool
- 1st place – $120,000
- 2nd place – $60,000
- 3rd-4th places – $30,000
- 5th-6th places – $15,000
- 7th-12th places – $5,000
The event will take place at the Minsk Arena, which is designed for holding international sports, cultural and entertainment events. The seating capacity of the arena is 18,000.
StarLadder StarSeries Season XII
The previous season was hosted in April, at DreamHack Bucharest, in Romania. In an all-Chinese Grand Finals, ViCi Gaming defeated Invictus Gaming, 3-1, to claim the StarLadder StarSeries Season XII championship title.
- 1st place – $67,500 – ViCi Gaming
- 2nd place – $30,000 – Invictus Gaming
- 3rd place – $21,000 – Cloud9
- 4th place – $12,000 – Team Tinker
Featured image courtesy of ESL Flickr