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2012 Tving OSL

[e][h]2012 Tving OSL
League Information
Series:
Sponsor:
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea South Korea
Format:
1v1, Two Group Stages,
Single-elimination Bracket
Prize pool:
₩ 108,000,000 KRW
(≃ $95,240 USD)
Start Date:
2012-03-31
End Date:
2012-08-04
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea  JangBi
South Korea  Fantasy
South Korea  ZerO
South Korea  Flash
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
28
5
8
15
Maps
Chronology

Overview[edit]

The 2012 Tving OSL was held from March through August 2012. This was the final OnGameNet Starleague (OSL) where StarCraft: Brood War was played. Subsequent OSL tournaments were played under StarCraft II.

This OSL was notable in being the first and last OSL appearance of KeSPA's Team 8, with several teams having disbanded in the past one to two years. Further, it was notable that some strong players such as Jaedong and Bisu were eliminated during the earlier group rounds.

The grand finals featured a rematch of 2011 Jin Air OSL with Fantasy and JangBi, with Fantasy having advanced to the finals from the group stages without a defeat, going 9-0 (W-L) in the process. JangBi, however, would take the match, winning with a score of 3-1.[1]

Tournament Details[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

₩108,000,000 (~$95,240) was awarded to the top finishers per the below distribution:[2][3][4][5][6]


(Converted USD prizes are based on the currency rate on Aug 4, 2012: 1 KRW ≃ 0.00088 USD.)

Note: Players who reached the Ro16 were also awarded an additional ₩250,000(~$200) to their later tournament winnings.

Players[edit]

Protoss Protoss (5) Terran Terran (8) Zerg Zerg (15)
Qualified Players
Grape
Rush
RorO
Mini
Bogus
Action
Horang2
Last
Alone
ZerO
herO
Soulkey
Seeded into the Ro24
Stork
Sea
Shine
BaBy
Modesty
Flash
Jaedong
HiyA
hyvaa
Killer
Calm
Hyuk
Seeded into the Ro16
JangBi
Fantasy
Hydra
soO

Format[edit]

  • Offline Preliminaries
  • 12 groups of between six to seven players played off in elimination brackets until a single player from each group advanced to the Ro24.
  • Ro24
  • The 12 players from the offline prelims and 12 players eliminated from the previous OSL were placed into 12 groups. These 24 players were placed in four-person groups and competed in a dual tournament elimination format to determine the top two, who advanced to the next round.
  • Ro16
  • 12 players from the previous round joined the top four players seeded from the previous OSL and were placed into four groups. A round robin group play format was used where the top two advanced to the single-elimination.
  • Ro8
  • Single-elimination best of five.
  • Semifinals
  • Single-elimination best of five.
  • Finals
  • Single-elimination best of five.


Map Pool[edit]

Results: Group Stage[edit]

See also Group Results Ro24 and Group Stage Ro16

Group A[edit]

Group A preview
1. South Korea  JangBi ► Advances 3-0
2. South Korea  Flash* ► Advances 1-2
3. South Korea  Action -- Eliminated 1-2
3. South Korea  Bogus -- Eliminated 1-2

*Advanced by tiebreaker

Group B[edit]

Group B preview
1. South Korea  Fantasy ► Advances 3-0
2. South Korea  Mini* ► Advances 1-2
3. South Korea  Grape -- Eliminated 1-2
3. South Korea  Rush -- Eliminated 1-2

*Advanced by tiebreaker

Group C[edit]

Group C preview
1. South Korea  Shine ► Advances 3-0
2. South Korea  hyvaa* ► Advances 1-2
3. South Korea  Soulkey -- Eliminated 1-2
4. South Korea  Hydra -- Eliminated 1-2

*Advanced by tiebreaker


Group D[edit]

Group D preview
1. South Korea  ZerO ► Advances 3-0
2. South Korea  soO ► Advances 2-1
3. South Korea  Stork -- Eliminated 1-2
4. South Korea  Horang2 -- Eliminated 0-3


Results: Elimination Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea JangBi
3
JangBi 
 Mini
 South Korea Mini
1
 South Korea hyvaa
1
hyvaa 
 ZerO
 South Korea ZerO
3
 South Korea Shine
1
Shine 
 Flash
 South Korea Flash
3
 South Korea Fantasy
3
Fantasy 
 soO
 South Korea soO
0
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea JangBi
3
 South Korea ZerO
2
 South Korea Flash
0
Flash 
 Fantasy
 South Korea Fantasy
3
Finals (Bo5)
 South Korea JangBi
3
JangBi 
 Fantasy
 South Korea Fantasy
1

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss Terran Zerg Random
Round of 28
5815
Round of 16
349
Quarterfinals
224
Semifinals
121
Finals
11
Winner
1

Additional Coverage[edit]

TL.net[edit]

Gallery[edit]

Media[edit]

Openings[edit]

  • Opening:

Soundtrack[edit]

  • Here I Stand - Park Wan Kyu
  • Risk and Reason - Fires of Waco

References[edit]


Previous Starleague:  2011 Jin Air OSL   |  2012 OSL