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I_aPOROgise wins the April Challenger Qualifier #2!

Cameron “I_aPOROgise” Cook secured the last spot in the upcoming GWENT Challenger!

The second Qualifier took place this weekend, March 24-25th, and saw 177 top Pro Ladder players fighting for the last spot in the GWENT Challenger which will take place in April in the “Wieliczka” Salt Mine. 16 best players from Day 1 of the Qualifier advanced to the second day of the tournament, where they competed in a series of best-of-five matches in a double-elimination format:

In his last two matches of the tournament, I_aPOROgise faced off twice against scion4eg. After a 0-3 defeat in the Semifinal, scion4eg was sent to the Losers bracket but managed to bounce back to battle I_aPOROgise once again. However, it was I_aPOROgise who came out victorious in the Final and became the 8th player to join the lineup of the April GWENT Challenger!

See also

The Evolution of GWENT’s Factions

Imagine for a moment that you are the Lady of Time and Space herself, Ciri, and you’ve just travelled back to November 2016. Would you recognise the GWENT you’ve devoted hundreds of hours to? While it’s enjoyed a loyal following, there are many popular players that weren’t around during the very early days of Closed Beta. This was back when there wasn’t even a ranked mode and a “pro ladder” was the stuff of a Dragons Dream. The archetypes that made up the various factions have been through months of evolution – something which we recently covered in “5 Gwent cards that defined the past” – but with everyone gearing up for Homecoming, let’s take a more in-depth look at how the factions have changed.

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Australian participant? That's great!
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What's he aporogizing for?
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What's he aporogizing for?
That's a good question...