G-League 2012 Season 2

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[e][h]G-League Season 2
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
gamefy.cn
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Shanghai
Dates:
Dec 24, 2012 - Mar 9, 2013
Teams:
8
Format:
Group Stage
Single-elimination
Prize Pool:
¥260,000 CNY
(≃ $41,872 USD)
Dota TV Ticket:
Liquipedia Tier:
Links

Season 2 of the G-League 2012 tournament will feature Warcraft III, Starcraft 2, League of Legends, and Dota 2 games. This was the second prestige tournament that was held by Chinese organizers. Qualifiers took place starting on November 22 18:30 and were played as best of ones. Eight teams battled it out in the main tournament to see who would qualify for the playoffs.

The bulk of the tournament ran between Dec. 24th and Jan 7th, with the finals occurring on March. 9th in the Shanghai Mercedes-Benz Cultural Center. In addition to the finals of each of the Esports events, Chang Chen-Yue (张震岳) and MC Hotdog, a pair of famous Chinese artists, are scheduled to perform.[1]

Format[edit]

  • Qualifiers were best of ones. Group finals were best of three and the winners qualified for the main tournament.
  • Main tournament are best of threes.
  • Semifinals and finals are best of fives.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

  • Commentators:
    • United States LD (David Gorman)
    • Argentina Bruno (Bruno Carlucci)
    • Malaysia WinteR (Chan Litt Binn)
    • United States Fear (Clinton Loomis)
    • United States Draskyl (Andy Lee Stiles)

Prize Pool[edit]

¥260,000 CNY (≃ $41,872 USD) was spread among the teams as seen below:

(Converted USD prizes are based on the currency rate on Mar 9, 2013: 1 CNY ≃ 0.16105 USD.)

Participants[edit]

  • Invictus Gaming and Team DK were invited as the winner and runner-up of G-League 2012 Season 1 (DotA Allstars).

Qualifiers[edit]

  • Eight teams qualified for the event through an eight group online qualifier.
  • The winner of each qualifier group got a spot for the group play of the main league.
  • All games until the final was Bo1 and the final match of each qualifier group was a Bo3 series.
  • Results from the qualifiers can be found here.

Main League[edit]

Group Play[edit]

Drawing for groups took place at the very end of qualifiers. The invited teams iG and DK were to be placed in different groups.
DK was drawn to be top of Group A. The six qualified teams were then drawn randomly into remaining six slots.

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. LGD International 2-1 5-4
2. LGD Gaming 2-1 5-4
3. For.Love 1-2 4-4
4. Team DK 1-2 3-5

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. Invictus Gaming 3-0 6-0
2. TongFu 1-2 2-4
3. Vici Gaming 1-2 2-4
4. MUFC 1-2 2-4

Tiebreakers[edit]

Group B Tiebreaker
1. TongFu 2-0 2-0
2. Vici Gaming 1-1 1-1
3. MUFC 0-2 0-2
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Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
TongFu
2
January 3, 2013 - 07:00 UTC
Dark Seer Night Stalker Faceless Void Chen Lion
Keeper of the Light Lone Druid Brewmaster Windranger Earthshaker
43m39s
Batrider Chen Faceless Void Rubick Nature's Prophet
Shadow Demon Anti-Mage Magnus Puck Leshrac
34m31s
For.Love
0
LGD Gaming
2
January 3, 2013 - 12:28 UTC
Magnus Faceless Void Rubick Templar Assassin Lina
Dark Seer Luna Shadow Demon Leshrac Brewmaster
27m19s
Templar Assassin Magnus Luna Sand King Disruptor
Lone Druid Rubick Brewmaster Lina Sven
42m56s
Magnus Leshrac Sven Bounty Hunter Necrophos
Dark Seer Rubick Templar Assassin Lifestealer Lina
65m03s
Vici Gaming
1
Semifinals
LGD International
3
January 4, 2013 - 12:34 UTC
Dark Seer Chen Shadow Demon Lifestealer Luna
Lone Druid Night Stalker Magnus Lina Witch Doctor
30m22s
Shadow Demon Enchantress Lone Druid Beastmaster Tinker
Keeper of the Light Templar Assassin Rubick Lifestealer Windranger
36m48s
Dark Seer Chen Rubick Lifestealer Shadow Fiend
Lone Druid Shadow Demon Brewmaster Nature's Prophet Sand King
34m33s
TongFu
0
Invictus Gaming
3
January 6, 2013 - 12:32 UTC
Batrider Brewmaster Luna Sand King Disruptor
Nyx Assassin Beastmaster Phantom Lancer Lina Nature's Prophet
36m39s
Magnus Luna Shadow Demon Rubick Juggernaut
Dark Seer Leshrac Sven Keeper of the Light Phantom Lancer
54m54s
Nyx Assassin Brewmaster Rubick Anti-Mage Leshrac
Magnus Luna Beastmaster Lion Sand King
36m36s
LGD Gaming
0
Grand Final
LGD International
1
March 9, 2013 - 10:22 UTC
Batrider Lifestealer Enchantress Crystal Maiden Night Stalker
Nyx Assassin Keeper of the Light Phantom Lancer Queen of Pain Clockwerk
37m41s
Keeper of the Light Rubick Weaver Sven Pugna
Magnus Lifestealer Lone Druid Lion Jakiro
33m28s
Rubick Weaver Enchantress Beastmaster Lycan
Chen Lifestealer Lone Druid Puck Shadow Shaman
33m32s
Nyx Assassin Rubick Juggernaut Lone Druid Shadow Demon
Batrider Keeper of the Light Phantom Lancer Night Stalker Sand King
81m35s
Invictus Gaming
3
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