After besting Team Empire 3:1, Team Liquid are the first of two European teams to qualify for The Summit 4 taking place in Los Angeles, California December 9-13th with a base prize pool of $100,000. Team Liquid joins Philippine team Mineski as the second team to qualify for the event.
— David GoDz Parker (@BTSGoDz) November 5, 2015
Team Liquid bested Team Empire 3:1 in the best-of-five grand finals for The Summit 4.
Team Liquid bested NiP 2:1, swept through Virtus.Pro and then defeated Vega 2:1 to make it to the grand finals. Team Empire swept through STARK and then upset Team Secret 2:1 and bested OG 2:1 before they faced Team Liquid.
Two European spots are allocated for the event, giving Team Empire another chance at qualifying.
The European qualifiers will continue with OG verses Virtus.Pro later tonight with the winning team to face NiP at a later date. The winner of that series will move on to face Team Empire for the final spot.
The Summit 4
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 qualified teams
- Mineksi (SEA qualifier winner)
- Team Liquid (EU qualifier winner #1)
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.