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IN STARCRAFT 2 NEWS (1:18:40)
This weeks current WCS Top 5 Standings are
Life-(Z) with 4925
her0-(P) with 4875
Maru-(T) with 4800
PartinG-(P) with 4225
Hydra-(T) with 4150
Meanwhile over at the KESPA Cup Season 2, the first round of the Round of 16 has 2 matches left Maru vs Impact and Dream vs TRUE. While in the Quarterfinal round have the following matches being prepared. Flash vs Classic, soO vs HerO, and ByuL vs Dark.
Dreamhack Valencia is happening next week from the 16th-19th. 80 SC2 players will be playing in the tournament, some noteable players are MarineKing, HuK, and viOLet Go to the dreamhack site in order to find the schedule and stream locations for your favored game.
Lastly, the Leifend Monthly Tournament #3 finished with soO dominating Dream 2-0, winning himself $3,000.
IN DOTA 2 NEWS (1:19:36)
Over in the Dota Pit League, Cloud9 beat team Virtus Pro 3-1 and climbed out of the Lower Bracket into the Grand Finals against Evil Geniuses. EG is currently the favored to win the match this coming Sunday. But Cloud9 has been doing very well in this series. The game will be held on Sunday at 10am PST on Twitch.tv/dotapit.
Lastly, we have a bit of not the usual esports news for you. The four-part web series “Changing Lanes” has launched. Every Monday, starting last monday, through July 27th, people can watch the journey of Jimmy “DeMoN” Ho, Of team Newbee, as he and his team work their way all the way to the International and win $5 million. If you are interested in catching this documentary, then you can find it streamed on the Red Bull sites’ eSports section, or check out the YouTube version on the Red Bull eSports channel.
IN LOL NEWS (1:20:56)
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IN FIGHTING GAME NEWS (1:21:40)
Last week we said the finish of the FC Smash 15XR: Return Tournament. However because of result delays we never brought you the winners of the Smash Wii U Doubles. So we will bring you the winners this week. In First was Aramda and Hungrybox who beat out MacD and Westballz 3-1.
Next week get ready for EVO 2015. Big players like Mango, Armada, and Hungrybox are competing, but that only scratches the tip of the iceberg. 13 of the big name teams like EG, Team Liquid, and Tempo Storm will have players in the tournament, and lot more big name smashers will be competing as well. Over 1800 players have signed up for the tournaments, and this is only the Melee players.
Other featured fighting games will be Ultra Street Fighter IV, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3, Mortal Kombat X, Tekken 7, Killer Instinct, Guilty Gear , and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax. If you get the chance to go, it is worth it. EVO 2015 will be taking place at the Bally’s/Paris Las Vegas Casino on July 17th through 19th.
The last bit of fighting game news this week is that WTFox is beginning this weekend. Although it is a smaller tournament, there are going to be some good fighters there. Players such as Mango, Armada, Mew2King, Leffen, MacD, Soft, Wizzrobe, and Westballz. The tournament begins this Saturday, right now for you listeners, and Sunday. It will be streamed live on Twitch.tv/SmashStudios.
IN HEARTHSTONE NEWS (1:23:55)
This weeks HWC region leaders are
Tomflr from Australia/New Zealand
Lifecoach from Europe
DoubleA from Japan
Leomane from Latin America
SilentStorm from North America
Neilyo from Southeast Asia
SpiderRoger from Taiwan
At the Star ladder Kick-Off Tournament, lostov was knocked to the lower bracket by Firebat (3-1). However Lostov fought and beat Orange (3-1) and StrifeCro (3-1) in the Lower Bracket and now must beat Kolento if he wants to make it to the Grand Finals. Back in the Upper Bracket, after moving on past Lostov, Firebat toasted Kolento 3-0 and made his way to the Grand Finals . He now waits to see if he will be facing Lostov or Kolento again. The Match between Kolento and Lostov will be held on Friday 12pm PST and will be streamed on Twitch.tv/Starladder_HS_en.
Over at the Vulcun Deckmasters Tournament, Gaar, Orange, Trump, Surrender, Cipher, Sjow, Neirea, StrifeCro, Kolento, Forsen, and Kibler have made it through the Group Stages. One more slot is open for the next stage of the tournament and it will be filled by either the American player Bunnymiffins or Finnish player Kufdon, whoever wins the match.
lastly in Heathstone news, the Tavern Brawl Open will be taking place this weekend. The NA cups will be held on Saturday and Sunday, starting at 12 PM PST. The EU Cups will be held on Saturday and Sunday, starting at 6 AM PST. The matches will be streamed onto Twitch.tv/GosuTV4 and Twitch.tv/Criid_hs.
IN CS:GO NEWS (1:25:52)
Over at the Go Champions League, we still have no word as to when the match between Dignitas vs Navi will be played, but we do now know that Hellraisers has dropped down to the Lower Bracket and will be facing off against Virtus Pro this Tuesday at 12pm PST on Twitch.tv/99Damage. Unsurprisingly, the current favorite to win, according to GosuGamers betting system, is 100% Virtus Pro.
Dreamhack Valencia is happening next week from the 16th-19th. Go to the dreamhack site in order to find the schedule and stream locations for your favored game.
Finally, we have results from Group A at the Counter Pit League. Moving on is Navi, Virtus Pro Kinguin, and Flipsid3 who managed to get a 1 point lead on Dignitas, allowing the team to progress.
Our current pairing for the Playoffs are Navi vs EnVyUs and TSM vs Virtus Pro in the Upper Bracket. In the Lower Bracket we have Mouz vs Flipsid3 and Kinguin vs PENTA.
We do not have scheduled dates yet for the matches, but we do know that it should be within the month.
IN HEROES OF THE STORM NEWS (1:27:45)
The Group Stages for the ESL Season 3 have begun. If you want to keep up I suggest following Twitch/tv/esl_heroes as they will be streaming Group Stage matches for weeks. We will give an update on the show when Group Stages have finished.
As of this recording the Stormgrounds (powered by Hitbox) are having its second stage of the competition, which will be a best of 3. Currently Team Liquid is facing off against Team Alternate, while Navi prepares to fight ROCCAT. If you would like to watch the finals live you will need to go to hitbox.tv/stormgrounds.
Lastly, Dreamhack Valencia is happening next week from the 16th-19th. Heroes of the Storm will have a presence there, with the teams being Team Liquid, Gamers2, Navi, and ROCCATH. Go to the dreamhack site in order to find the schedule and stream locations for your favored game.
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