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Banana IP Galaxy: Grubby, Sky & Moon show matches

Published Thu Apr 20, 2017 by Mrwhite
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Three legendary players are invited to Shanghai to compete in showmatches at the IP Banana Galaxy convention. Sky, Grubby and Moon will face eachother in this Saturday

When? Saturday, April 22 - 12.30 CEST

Three of the most iconic Warcraft 3 players of the globe are invited to play against each other in a series of show matches for the audience in China. It will happen during the Banana IP Galaxy event the Saturday the 22th of April which is 12:30 CEST.

Li "Sky" Xiaofeng is without a doubt the most influential figure in Chinese Warcraft 3. His back-to-back WCG titles in 2005 and '06 caused the big breakthrough of War3 in the Mainland of China and paved the way for the likes of TH000 and Infi. After six wins in premiere-tier tournaments, he stepped back from gaming in 2012 and has since then founded his own company called Taidu. 

Manuel "Grubby" Schenkhuizen is the figurehead of European Warcraft. After participating in the first WCG in 2003, he managed to win the World Championship two times in 2004 and '08. All together, he claims nine premiere-tier titles to his chest, as well as the most WC3L titles during his legendary run with ToD, FoV, Creo and others as 4Kings. Grubby still blesses the scene with Warcraft streams every Saturday and Sunday evening.

Jang "Moon" Jae Ho is Warcraft 3. Nobody has earned more cash with this game, nobody has dominated like him and nobody influenced the game more than the "Fifth Race". 14 years after his debut, he's still a vital part of the competitive Warcraft 3 scene and is currently doing very well on NetEase ladder and AWL. He's still a force to be reckoned with and the big favorite this Saturday.


-3 show matches

-All the matches are Best of 1

-Starts 22th of April: 12:30 CET


Although the games are only best of ones, let us hope for even more Warcraft 3 traction in China! You will be able to watch the games B2W on Saturday.




Comment #1Thu Apr 20, 2017 16:20 pm
Required date! <3
Comment #2Thu Apr 20, 2017 18:21 pm
why only bo1 =(
Comment #3Thu Apr 20, 2017 22:53 pm
#life is good
Comment #4Fri Apr 21, 2017 00:30 am
Watching Grubby play as he will do is going to be a big disappointment. I'm sure even Sky is a lot better, although I never saw him play lately. Moon will easily win 90% of all the matches... Grubby and Sky can play fun matches, but Moon is playing competitively.
Comment #5Fri Apr 21, 2017 12:18 pm
How can you make 90% win ratio out of 2 games? :D
Comment #6Fri Apr 21, 2017 13:47 pm
@#5: your question nailed it :D
Comment #7Fri Apr 21, 2017 23:58 pm
lyn #1
Comment #8Sat Apr 22, 2017 12:01 pm
Grubby is going to China from Netherlands just for 2 show matches bo1? How is this even possible? :D Fly ticket Holland-China is not less than 2k $ :D
Comment #9Sun Apr 23, 2017 11:55 am
@#8 about 500 euros return ticket. 250 per trip. cheaper than going travelling within the netherlands
Comment #10Mon Apr 24, 2017 06:34 am
@wc3_best4ever Looks like you have no idea what you're talking about. About who will win or math problems.
Comment #11Sat Apr 29, 2017 07:38 am
Did they play ?

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