CD PROJEKT RED, creators of The Witcher series of games, announce that Adrian “Lifecoach” Koy won GWENT Challenger — the official tournament of GWENT: The Witcher Card Game.
The finals of GWENT Challenger took place on May 13th. Winners of community qualifiers Mikhail “Fion56” Yastrebov, Alexey “Oikumena” Raspopov, Alexander “ProNeo” Shpak and Barret “Vishra” Goss took on professional gamers Jeffrey “Trump” Shih, Adrian “Lifecoach” Koy, Peter “ppd” Dager, and Kacem “Noxious” Khilaji. The tournament’s prizepool was $100,000.
After a series of fierce duels, Adrian “Lifecoach” Koy and Kacem “Noxious” Khilaji advanced to the final match to battle it out for the title of GWENT Challenger Champion. Taking it all the way to game five of the match and having performed an incredible reversal, Adrian “Lifecoach” Koy emerged victorious.
The final tournament standings are as follows:
Adrian “Lifecoach” Koy — $60,000
Kacem “Noxious” Khilaji — $20,000
Peter “ppd” Dager — $10,000
Mikhail “Fion56” Yastrebov — $10,000
You can see the entire tournament on the official GWENT YouTube Channel.
CD PROJEKT RED would like to thank the community for participating in GWENT Challenger qualifiers, as well the finalists for providing a gripping spectacle of sportsmanship. We’d also like to thank everyone who joined us live to watch the finals of GWENT Challenger on Twitch — we hope you enjoyed the show!