2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League

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[e][h]2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Hyundai
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea South Korea
Format:
1v1
Prize pool:
~38,000,000 KRW
Start Date:
15 June 2004
End Date:
28 August 2004
Winners
Teams
Number of Teams:
8
Maps
Chronology

Overview[edit]

The 2004 Tuscon MBCGame Team League[1] was a team league where 8 teams competed in a double elimination format.[2] Each match was played as a Best of 7 in what is now known as Winners League format, in which the winning player of each game remained to play the next challenging player of the other team.

The winners of the Winners and Losers Brackets advanced to the Grand Final, where the two teams played one final Best of 7 match to determine the champion.

Tournament Information[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

~38,000,000 KRW (~US$35,791) was spread amongst the finalists as seen below:

Place Prize (KRW) Prize (USD)* Team
1st 2004 Hyundai Tucson** 2004 Hyundai Tucson  SK Telecom T1
2nd ₩10,000,000 $9,419  Suma GO
3rd ₩5,000,000 $4,709  KTF MagicNs

**Estimated MSRP in 2004: ₩23,000,000.[3]

*Approximate USD amounts taken from XE.com on 12 January 2014. [₩1.000 KRW = $0.94 USD]. Values are stated in 2014 dollars.

Map Pool[edit]

In total the 2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League used five maps. Four maps were used in the Qualifiers, one of them exclusive so:

2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League Qualifier
Detonation Into the Darkness Luna Parallel Lines
Detonation Into the Darkness Luna Parallel Lines

Four of the maps were played in the Team League, one exclusive so:

2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League
Detonation Into the Darkness Luna Tucson
Detonation Into the Darkness Luna No thumbnail available


Participating Teams[edit]

Seeded from 2003-2004 LG IBM MBC Team League
 KTF MagicNs  SK Telecom T1  Suma GO
Qualified Teams
 Hanbit Stars  KOR  Plus
 STX SouL  Toona SG

Format[edit]

  • Continuation of the all-kill format (winner stays), now known as Winners League format.
  • Three teams were seeded from the previous season. The other eight teams fought for the other five spots.
  • The main tournament format is double elimination, Best of 7 games.

Results[edit]

Main Tournament Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
   STX SouL
4
   KOR
2
   Toona SG
3
   Suma GO
4
   Plus
2
Semifinals
   STX SouL
0
   Suma GO
4
Winners' Finals
   Suma GO
4
Losers' Round 1
   KOR
1
   Toona SG
3
   Plus
4
Losers' Round 2
   STX SouL
2
   Plus
2
Losers' Round 3
Losers' Finals
Grand Finals
   Suma GO
3


Links[edit]

  1. Tucson MBC TeamLeague Topic on Teamliquid.
  2. pgr21 Example flowchart explaining bracket format.
  3. 2004 Hyundai Tucson Price estimated from 2005 and 2006 prices.