OpTic Gaming Wins Halo World Championship 2017

The Halo World Championship took place this past weekend from March 24th-26th where 12 teams competed for the majority of a $1 million dollar prize pool. Despite the tough competition, OpTic Gaming was able to win in a convincing fashion.

OpTic won their pool with a record of 2-0, where they only dropped one map. Then in the winner’s bracket, OpTic once again only lost a single map, finishing the weekend at a 22-2 map count.

OG went up against Team EnVyUs in the grand finals, who also had a spectacular weekend.

EnVy also won their pool, but then fell to Team Liquid 4-3. EnVy then went on to win 16 maps in a row in losers bracket, which put them in the loser’s bracket finals, once again, against Team Liquid.

EnVy was able to extract their revenge on Liquid, winning with a 4-2 map count. This put them in the grand finals, where they lost to OpTic Gaming. Still though, Team EnVyUs had a stellar loser’s bracket run.

OpTic Gaming won the biggest slice of the $1 million prize pool, taking home $500,000. Full placement results below.

Placement Results

  • 1st: OpTic Gaming – $500,000
  • 2nd: Team EnVyUs – $200,000
  • 3rd: Team Liquid – $100,000
  • 4th: Str8 Rippin – $50,000
  • 5th/6th: Splyce – $35,000
  • 5th/6th: Luminosity – $35,000
  • 7th/8th: FAB eSports – $20,000
  • 7th/8th: TMMT Crowd Pleasers – $20,000
  • 9th-12th: Supremacy – $10,000
  • 9th-12th: London Conspiracy – $10,000
  • 9th-12th: Team Immunity – $10,000
  • 9th-12th: SoaR Gaming – $10,000

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Author: Zac Lebeau

I play video games n' stuff =D

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