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hearthstone $50,000 SL i-League StarSeries Playoff Information. Amaz replaced by Cifka

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After a month's pause, the $50,000 SL i-League StarSeries reaches the business end of the tournament this weekend. Surrender, Dog, Kolento, Cipher, JAB, Lvxiaobu, Robin and StanCifka will battle it out for the $30,000 first prize. The format will be best of five conquest.

There has already been a dramatic change to the original lineup with Amaz being replaced by StanCifka. The official tweet sheds no real light on the matter:

The players have been split into two groups, which will be played round robin style. The winner of each group will get a bye into the semi-finals, second and third place will advance to the quarter-finals, and the last place will be eliminated. The groups are divided as follows:

Group A: Kolento, Dog, Cipher, Lvxiaobu
Group B: Surrender, StanCifka, JAB, Robin

Group A will be played on January 22nd, with Group B being played the next day. The playoffs will be on Sunday 24th.

If you wish to read reports on the earlier games in the event, they can be found here. The matches will be broadcast live on Twitch.

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