Gorgc Releases Group Tier Checklist for Stockholm Main 2022
Janne “Gorgc” Stefanovski, well-liked Dota 2 streamer, posted a tier checklist of the 14 groups competing per week earlier than the ESL One Stockholm Main 2022.
In keeping with Gorgc, the Main will likely be gained by BOOM Esports, a staff that’s at present taking part in extraordinarily nicely, by defeating Tundra Esports within the grand ultimate.
Gorgc positioned a number of deal with LAN occasion expertise in his tier checklist analysis, placing many in-form groups which have minimal expertise in such occasions a little bit decrease on his rating.
Every week earlier than the ESL One Stockholm Main 2022 kicks off, well-liked Dota 2 streamer Janne “Gorgc” Stefanovski launched a tier checklist of the 14 groups competing. Based mostly on his personal impressions of the staff, he divided them into 5 tiers with the best being S and the bottom being D to find out the general rating. In his tier checklist evaluation, Gorgc gave quite a lot of emphasis to the expertise of taking part in LAN occasions, putting many in-form groups who’ve comparatively much less expertise in such occasions a little bit decrease on his checklist. Based mostly on his “sizzling takes,” right here is Gorgc’s tier checklist for the Stockholm Main 2022.
[Teams on the left side of a tier were given a higher ranking than those on the right.]
Gorgc thinks BOOM Esports will win the Stockholm Main 2022
The Main will likely be gained by BOOM Esports from Southeast Asia (SEA), in accordance with the Swedish streamer.
When it got here time to position BOOM, Gorgc remarked that the squad seemed implausible in its present situation and was one of many high contenders for the championship.
“These guys are good boys. These guys are good…It’s doubtless we’re going to see them within the high three boys. The query is that if they’re an A or S tier staff? That’s a troublesome one. I feel actually, all of the groups proper now, I feel they’re an S-tier staff, guys. We would bump them down, I would change my thoughts I actually suppose they may make it to the finals. I don’t suppose they will win essentially. They aren’t my top-top seed however they’re within the finals, I feel. They’re wanting actually good proper now.”
In keeping with the tier checklist, BOOM Esports’ grand ultimate opponent was initially Group Spirit, and Gorgc talked about that the previous would come out on high.
Nevertheless later, after a number of maneuvering between BOOM, Group Spirit, and Tundra Esports, Gorgc said that the SEA staff will win your complete event by defeating Tundra Esports within the grand ultimate.
What did Gorgc say in regards to the different two SEA groups – T1 and Fnatic?
Gorgc believes it is going to be “the SEA” Main. T1 is a formidable squad, in accordance with Gorgc, and primarily based on how he has seen them carry out in latest months, he believes they’ll do nicely. He put them within the A-tier at first, however by the top, he had moved them to the highest of the B-tier.
In Fnatic’s occasion, whereas he first positioned them within the B-tier, he later relegated them to the C-tier, claiming that they had been the staff about whom he knew the least.
Gorgc on Evil Geniuses and OG
Whereas Gorgc had ideas on the entire groups, Gorgc’s clarification for Evil Geniuses and OG’s placement was significantly noteworthy.
Within the occasion of Evil Geniuses, he hilariously identified to staff coach Kanishka ‘Sam’ “BuLba” Sosale’s tendency of choosing Storm Spirit for Abed “Abed” Azel L. Yusop within the early phases of the draft in most video games.
“I don’t know what BuLba goes to do in the event that they ban Storm. Like he’s going to throw away the papers – I’m carried out drafting guys, I don’t know what to do anymore as a result of they love their first choose Storm a little bit bit an excessive amount of. It’s robust on this patch. It wasn’t nerfed. It’s a powerful one. It’s a troublesome name between A and B guys,” Gorgc said previous to putting Evil Geniuses within the B-tier. Nevertheless, in the long run, he switched them with T1 to place them within the A-tier.
Within the case of OG, Gorgc said that they had been an S-tier staff of their area and had been even able to profitable the Main, however he was involved about their efficiency at a world LAN, claiming that they may get overwhelmed by groups like Group Spirit and BOOM Esports. Due to their inexperience, he finally positioned them within the A-tier somewhat than the S-tier.
With the Main beginning on Could twelfth, it is just a matter of time till we uncover how a lot of Gorgc’s tier checklist is right. He additionally said that Group A had harder competitors than Group B, although Group B is house to Group Spirit, the Worldwide 10 (TI10) winners.
Group A consists of Evil Geniuses, BetBoom Group, OG, beastcoast, BOOM Esports, T1, and Tundra Esports. Group B consists of Thunder Awaken, Fnatic, Gaimin Gladiators, TSM, Group Spirit, Thoughts Video games, and Group Liquid. $500K USD in prize cash and three,530 DPC factors will likely be on the road on this occasion.