This past weekend saw the conclusion of the third and final Online Ranking Tournament for the 2018 Injustice 2 Pro Series, as 141 heroes and villains battled it out across cyberspace in an attempt to pick up some of those all-important, precious, Ranking points to make it into the top 12 Qualifiers for the IPS Finals in October. Eligible regions included the States of Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio, Tennessee, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, the Canadian Provinces of Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, and Labrador. As always with the online events, a $1,000 pot bonus was additionally up for grabs among the top 8.
1. DF|Grr (The Atom) – 125 Points ($400)
2. Method|SylverRye (Hellboy) – 80 Points ($200)
3. Noble|Semiij (Catwoman) – 65 Points ($150)
4. Noble|Tweedy (Catwoman, Doctor Fate, Starfire) – 50 Points ($100)
5. DR_Gross (Black Adam, Supergirl, Aquaman) – 35 Points ($50)
5. Big D (Poison Ivy) – 35 Points ($50)
7. BFGC|Sooneo (Green Arrow, Cyborg) – 20 Points ($25)
7. EMPEROR_KOMBAT (Firestorm) – 20 Points (25)
9. akawebs (Darkseid)
9. bc|Biohazard (Starfire, Bane)
9. PG|Hayatei (Robin)
9. bc|HoneyBee (The Flash, Starfire)
13. TG7|DR Viking (Atrocitus, Wonder Woman)
13. BxA|ANBU_GetReked (Atrocitus)
13. PG|Kitana Prime (Harley Quinn)
13. HZRDS|Forever King (Bruce Wayne)
You can see a full replay of the entire top 16 action, which clocks in at just over 5 hours, with commentary by StreamMe’s Ryan “Mr. Aquaman” Kablik and Miguel “Darth Arma” Perez, below.
As Liga Latina and the Injustice 2 Intercontinental Championship continue to rage on internationally, the spotlight now shifts to SoCal Regionals 2018 this weekend, which is the final Premier event and the final chance to get Points to solidify placements within the top 12-13 Qualifiers, with the Last Chance Qualifier set for East Coast Throwdown 2018 the weekend of October 20th. You’ll be able to see all of that action at twitch.tv/netherrealm, as well as the InjusticeGame YouTube Channel and Facebook page.
Source: InjusticeGame (YouTube)