This Week in Rocket League

World Championship begins Friday

June 6, 2018 - 19:16
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“This Week in Rocket League” is a weekly news report by community veteran Jasher, in which he gives the readers of Rocketeers.gg an overview on all the things that happened this week in the Rocket League scene. Make sure to check back every week to never miss Rocket League news.

World Championship Begins Friday

It has been over a month since the regional championships. Since then, we have seen the European and North American teams compete in several preview events, including: Ballistix BrawlBeyond Astronauts, and the NARLI Qualifiers. Meanwhile, Chiefs opened their Gfinity Australia season with a win.

Dignitas, Renault Vitality, and G2 come in to the World Championship as the favorites according to Octane Rankings and LP Rating. The festivities begin Friday (2PM BST) with Chiefs and Evil Geniuses on .tv/RocketLeague.

 

REGION SEED TEAM
EU 1 DIGNITAS
EU 2 RENAULT VITALITY
EU 3 ENVY
EU 4 COMPLEXITY
NA 1 G2
NA 2 NRG
NA 3 CLOUD9
NA 4 EVIL GENIUSES
OCE 1 CHIEFS
OCE 2 TAINTED MINDS

 


Regional Leagues in Full Flow

Glory Stone lead the charge with a 7-1 record in the Asia Pro League, close to halfway through the season. Both Gfinity Australia and Rocket Street’s SAM Championship Series just wrapped up Week 1, so all teams are still in the hunt.

EVENT LIQUIPEDIA OCTANE
ASIA PRO LEAGUE LINK LINK
GFINITY AUSTRALIA LINK LINK
SAM CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES LINK LINK

 


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