Injustice 2 GameStop Hometown Heroes Finals results

By on August 28, 2017 at 7:00 pm
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Last night, after ten weeks of grueling competition, eight of America’s best Injustice 2 players, representing various regions across the country, were flown to the fight capital of the world, Las Vegas, Nevada, during the GameStop 2017 Expo, to compete for the lion’s share of $5,000 in prize money. In addition, two guaranteed spots in the Injustice 2 ELEAGUE bracket in October, as well as the title of GameStop Hometown Heroes Champion, were also up for grabs. The eight competitors and their regions were as follows:

  • Chicago – ANBU_GetReked
  • New York – EMPR Knicks
  • Miami – F3|DR Gross
  • Dallas: HandySavage
  • San Francisco – Blind Ducky
  • Los Angeles – Nubcakes
  • Atlanta – Noble|Tweedy
  • Seattle – STDX|2EZ

Results

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  1. EMPR Knicks (Darkseid) – Automatically qualifies for Injustice 2 ELEAGUE World Championship in October
  2. Nubcakes (Batman) – Automatically qualifies for Injustice 2 ELEAGUE World Championship in October
  3. F3|DR Gross (Black Adam, Green Lantern, Aquaman)
  4. Noble|Tweedy (Superman)
  5. HandySavage (Catwoman)
  6. ANBU_GetReked (Superman, Atrocitus)
  7. STDX|2EZ (Atrocitus, Doctor Fate)
  8. BlindDucky (Harley Quinn)

The victorious EMPR Knicks and Nubcakes now join Liga Latina winner Vertex|KillerXinok and runner-up KKA|Konqueror249 from Brazil as the first four participants in the Injustice 2 ELEAGUE World Championship, which will serve as the Grand Finale of the Injustice 2 Championship Series. They’ll be joined by the top 8 of the upcoming Injustice 2 Pro Series Finals, the top 2 players from the European Path to Pro Series, as well as a final two players determined from an open qualifier on Saturday, October 21st.

Source: NetherRealm

Oklahoma-based freelance journalist who enjoys fighting games of all sorts. When he's not grinding out setups, he enjoys watching anime and wrestling.