Intel Extreme Masters Season III Global Challenge Los Angeles

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[e][h]IEM III Global Challenge Los Angeles
League Information
Series:
Intel Extreme Masters IEM
Organizer:
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Los Angeles
Teams:
16
Format:
5vs5
1 Group Stages
Double-elimination Bracket
Prize Pool:
$45,000 USD
Start Date:
2008-10-03
End Date:
2008-10-05
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
 
 
 
 
Maps

About[edit]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: October 3rd - October 4th, 2008
    • Four single-elimination format Groups (4 teams each)
    • All matches are Bo1
    • Top two teams from each group advance to the Playoffs
  • Playoffs: October 4th - October 5th, 2008
    • Double-Elimination bracket
    • All matches are Bo1
    • Final is Bo3

Prize Pool[edit]

$45,000 USD are spread among the teams as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Fnatic
1Sweden Archi 
2Sweden cArn 
3Sweden dsn 
4Sweden f0rest 
5Sweden ins 
zEx
1USA aZn 
2USA cbz 
3USA i0nZ 
4USA m4gic 
5USA Vincent 
GamePlay.TV
1Finland contE 
2Finland naSu 
3Finland ruuit 
4Finland tihOp 
5Finland plastE 
mTw
1Denmark ave 
2Denmark mJe 
3Denmark Sunde 
4Denmark whimp 
5Denmark zonic 
Therapists
1USA choNg 
2USA Heppler 
3USA morgan 
4USA kris 
5USA pengu 
SK Gaming
1Sweden allen 
2Sweden Tentpole 
3Sweden walle 
4Sweden RobbaN 
5Sweden zet 
Evil Geniuses
1USA chE 
2USA hostile 
3USA nAZ 
4USA Nepo 
5USA n0thing 
mibr
1Brazil btt 
2Brazil bit 
3Brazil cogu 
4Brazil fnx 
5Brazil nak 
Meet Your Makers
1Poland kuben 
2Poland Loord 
3Poland LUq 
4Poland NEO 
5Poland TaZ 

Results[edit]

Groups[edit]

Group A[edit]
Group A
October 3, 2008 - 19:30 PST
1. Fnatic 3-0-0 57-33 +24 9p
2. X3O Gaming 2-0-1 56-34 +22 6p
3. zEx 1-0-2 39-51 -12 3p
4. Ultimax Gaming 0-0-3 28-62 -34 0p
Group B[edit]
Group B
October 3, 2008 - 10:30 PST
1. GamePlay.TV 3-0-0 68-22 +46 9p
2. Paragon of Virtue 2-0-1 43-42 +1 6p
3. mTw 1-0-2 42-43 -1 3p
4. The Rapists 0-0-3 22-68 -46 0p
Group C[edit]
Group C
October 4, 2008 - 02:00 PST
1. SK Gaming 3-0-0 60-21 +39 9p
2. Evil Geniuses 2-0-1 47-34 +13 6p
3. The realisT projecT 1-0-2 32-49 -17 3p
4. 50 Calibre Gaming 0-0-3 23-58 -35 0p
Group D[edit]
Group D
October 4, 2008 - 00:45 PST
1. mibr 3-0-0 63-27 +36 9p
2. Meet Your Makers 2-0-1 59-31 +28 6p
3. OLD MOB 1-0-2 38-52 -14 3p
4. Mug N' Mouse 0-0-3 20-70 -50 0p

Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
Fnatic
1
October 4, 2008 - 10:30 PST
1 
 
 16
 
Evil Geniuses
16
MYM
16
October 4, 2008 - 10:30 PST
1611
5
47
3
GamePlay.TV
7
SK Gaming
16
October 4, 2008 - 10:30 PST
16 
 
 7
 
X3O Gaming
7
Paragon of Virtue
9
October 4, 2008 - 10:30 PST
93
6
1216
4
mibr
16
Semifinals
Evil Geniuses
1
October 4, 2008 - 13:30 PST
 
 
 
 
MYM
0
SK Gaming
6
October 4, 2008 - 13:30 PST
6 
 
 16
 
mibr
16
Winners' Final
Evil Geniuses
2
October 5, 2008 - 16:10 PST
2 
 
 16
 
mibr
16
Losers' Round 1
GamePlay.TV
16
October 4, 2008 - 13:15 PST
1611
5
45
1
Fnatic
5
Paragon of Virtue
16
October 4, 2008 - 12:00 PST
1612
4
37
4
X3O Gaming
7
Losers' Round 2
SK Gaming
21
October 4, 2008 - 14:55 PST
21 
 
 19
 
GamePlay.TV
19
MYM
16
October 5, 2008 - 15:45 PST
16 
 
 11
 
Paragon of Virtue
11
Losers' Round 3
SK Gaming
16
October 5, 2008 - 17:10 PST
16 
 
 2
 
MYM
2
Losers' Final
Evil Geniuses
1
October 5, 2008 - 09:00 PST
1 
 
 16
 
SK Gaming
16
Grand Final
mibr
0
October 5, 2008 - 11:15 PST
3 
 
 16
 
18 
 
 21
 
 
 
 
 
SK Gaming
2

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