2017 Global StarCraft II League Season 1: Code S

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (9) Terran Terran (12) Zerg Zerg (11)
South Korea Billowy
South Korea aLive
South Korea Armani
South Korea Classic
South Korea Bunny
South Korea ByuL
South Korea herO
South Korea ByuN
South Korea Curious
South Korea MyuNgSiK
South Korea Cure
South Korea Dark
South Korea NightMare
South Korea Forte
South Korea DRGLing
South Korea sOs
South Korea GuMiho
South Korea Leenock
South Korea Stats
South Korea INnoVation
South Korea Losira
South Korea Trap
South Korea jjakji
South Korea Rogue
South Korea Zest
South Korea KeeN
Canada Scarlett
South Korea Maru
South Korea Solar
South Korea Ryung
South Korea soO
South Korea TY

Code S[edit]

  • Group Stage #1 (Round of 32): Dual Tournament format.
    • Best-of-three.
    • The 4 players of each group are split into two pairs and play each other.
    • The winners of these matches will then face each other in the Winner’s match.
    • The victor places first in the group and advances to the Round of 16.
    • The losers of the initial matches face each other in the Loser’s match.
      • The loser places fourth in the group, and is eliminated from Code . They may re-qualify through next season's qualifier.
    • The loser of the Winner’s match and the winner of the Loser’s match will face each other in a fifth match.
      • The winner gets second place in the group and advances to the Round of 16.
      • The loser places third in the group, and is eliminated from Code . They may re-qualify through next season's qualifier.
  • Group Stage #2 (Round of 16): Dual Tournament format.
    • Group Nominations.
    • Best-of-three.
    • The 4 players of each group in Round of 16 will face off similar to Round of 32.
    • Players who place 3rd and 4th in their group are eliminated from Code . They may re-qualify through next season's qualifier.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
    • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
    • Semifinals: Best-of-seven.
      • All 4 players who make it to this round are seeded in next season's Code .
    • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

₩170,000,000 KRW (≈ $142,660 USD *) and 25,000 WCS Korea Points are divided among participants.

The winner is awarded a WCS Global Finals seed.
* Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on 2016-12-19. [₩1,000 KRW ≈ $0.8390 USD]

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Group A
January 4, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  Bunny 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  KeeN 2-1 5-4
3. South Korea  Zest 1-2 4-5
4. South Korea  Rogue 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Group B
January 7, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  Maru 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  herO 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea  NightMare 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea  GuMiho 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Group C
January 11, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  soO 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  sOs 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  Billowy 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea  Curious 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Group D
January 14, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  INnoVation 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  ByuL 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  Losira 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  Forte 0-2 1-4

Group E[edit]

preview lrthread Group E
January 18, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  Dark 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Leenock 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  Cure 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  jjakji 0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

preview lrthread Group F
January 26, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  Classic 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  aLive 2-1 4-4
3. Canada  Scarlett 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea  MyuNgSiK 0-2 1-4

Group G[edit]

preview lrthread Group G
January 25, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  Stats 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea  Ryung 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea  ByuN 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea  DRGLing 0-2 0-4

Group H[edit]

preview lrthread Group H
January 21, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  TY 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Trap 2-1 5-4
3. South Korea  Solar 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  Armani 0-2 2-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Groups Selections were held on February 1, 2017 - 18:30 KST. Part 1 Part 2

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group A
February 8, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  TY 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Stats 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea  ByuL 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  aLive 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
February 11, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  INnoVation 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  soO 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  Classic 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea  Dark 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
February 15, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  herO 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Ryung 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea  Trap 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea  Leenock 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
February 18, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  Maru 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  sOs 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea  KeeN 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea  Bunny 0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TY
2
TY 
 soO
February 22, 2017 - 18:30 KST
 South Korea soO
3
 South Korea herO
2
herO 
 sOs
February 25, 2017 - 13:00 KST
 South Korea sOs
3
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats 
 INnoVation
February 22, 2017 - 20:15 KST
 South Korea INnoVation
2
 South Korea Ryung
3
Ryung 
 Maru
February 25, 2017 - 14:35 KST
 South Korea Maru
1
Semifinals (Bo7)
 South Korea soO
4
soO 
 sOs
 South Korea sOs
2
 South Korea Stats
4
Stats 
 Ryung
 South Korea Ryung
2
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea soO
2
soO 
 Stats
 South Korea Stats
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
91211
Round of 16
574
Quarterfinals
341
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Champion
1

VODs[edit]

Viewers Stats[edit]

Data about number of viewers[1]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 285,630 viewers.
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 39,023 viewers.
  • English streams peak was 37,543 viewers.
  • Russian streams peak was 1,661 viewers.
  • Chinese streams peak was 263,446 viewers.
  • Twitch.tv peak was 37,987 viewers.


The total time watched was 2,467,530 hours.
The average concurrent viewership was 88,231 viewers.

External Links[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Esports Charts (2017-22-09). "GSL Code S Season 1 detailed stats". esc.watch.