2005 Blizzcon Invitational

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[e][h]2005 Blizzcon Invitational
League Information
Series:
Type:
Offline
Location:
United States Anaheim
Format:
1v1
Prize pool:
$13,000 USD
Start Date:
2005-10-28
End Date:
2005-10-29
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea  YellOw
South Korea  Reach
South Korea  NaDa
South Korea  Nal_rA
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
8
4
2
2
Maps
Chronology

Overview[edit]

The tournament was part of BlizzCon 2005, the first of its kind, which took place in the Anaheim Convention Center. In addition to the tournaments, Blizzard revealed their Project "World of Warcraft - The Burning Crusade", gave information about the (cancelled) "StarCraft: Ghost" and had a concert by The Offspring.

Tournament Information[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

Invited Players[edit]

Protoss Protoss (3) Terran Terran (2) Zerg Zerg (2) Random Random (1)
Australia Legionnaire United States Assem Germany Mondragon Canada Testie
South Korea Nal_rA South Korea NaDa South Korea Yellow
South Korea Reach

Maps[edit]

Results[edit]

Quarterfinals
 South Korea NaDa
2
NaDa 
 Legionnaire
 Australia Legionnaire
0
 South Korea Nal_rA
2
Nal_rA 
 Mondragon
October 28, 2005
 Germany Mondragon
0
 South Korea YellOw
2
YellOw 
 Assem
 USA Assem
1
 South Korea Reach
2
Reach 
 Testie
October 28, 2005
 Canada Testie
0
Semifinals
 South Korea NaDa
2
NaDa 
 Nal_rA
October 28, 2005
 South Korea Nal_rA
0
 South Korea YellOw
2
YellOw 
 Reach
October 28, 2005
 South Korea Reach
0
Winners' Finals
 South Korea NaDa
1
NaDa 
 YellOw
 South Korea YellOw
2
Losers' Round 1
 Australia Legionnaire
1
Legionnaire 
 Mondragon
 Germany Mondragon
2
 USA Assem
1
Assem 
 Testie
October 28, 2005
 Canada Testie
2
Losers' Round 2
 South Korea Reach
2
Reach 
 Mondragon
 Germany Mondragon
1
 South Korea Nal_rA
2
Nal_rA 
 Testie
 Canada Testie
0
Losers' Round 3
 South Korea Reach
2
Reach 
 Nal_rA
 South Korea Nal_rA
1
Losers' Finals
 South Korea NaDa
0
NaDa 
 Reach
 South Korea Reach
2
Grand Finals
 South Korea YellOw
2
YellOw 
 Reach
 South Korea Reach
1

Notable games[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Trivia[edit]

According to Mondragon, a buggy version of Roads to Antiga Prime was used in his game against Reach, and upgraded reavers dealt 175 damage. Funnily he won that game, and it was the only game a foreigner won against Koreans.[1]

References[edit]

  1. [http://www.aceresport.com/en/mondragon_on_career.htm Mondragon Interview on Acer E-Sports