After a clean sweep 3:0 over EHOME, ViCi Gaming are the first of two Chinese teams to qualify for The Summit 4 taking place in Los Angeles, California December 9-13th with a base prize pool of $100,000. This will be ViCi Gaming’s fourth time in attendance at The Summit events, and join Team Liquid and Philippine team Mineski as the third team to qualify for the event.
— BeyondTheSummit (@BeyondTheSummit) November 6, 2015
ViCi Gaming have secured their fourth consecutive appearance at The Summit after sweeping through EHOME 3:0 in the Grand Finals of the Chinese Qualifiers. They took third place at the first Summit, 1st place at The Summit 2, and third place again at The Summit 3.
ViCi Gaming swept through LGD 2:0 and bested CDEC 2:1 before facing EHOME in the grand finals. EHOME defeated both TongFu and then Newbee 2:1 to advance to the grand finals. They will now face LGD in the lower bracket finals.
Two Chinese spots are allocated for the event, giving EHOME another chance at qualifying.
The Chinese qualifiers will continue with EHOME verses LGD tomorrow, November 7 at 10:00 CET. The winner of that series will grab the final qualifying 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)
- ViCi Gaming (Chinese 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.