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World Cyber Games 2008 - South Korea

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[e][h]WCG Korea 2008
League Information
Series:
Sponsor(s):
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea South Korea
Format:
1v1
Prize Pool:
₩9,000,000 KRW
(≃ $8,657 USD)
Start Date:
2008-07-28
End Date:
2008-08-17
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Participants
Number of Players:
28
Protoss 11
Terran 10
Zerg 7
Maps

Overview[edit]

WCG Korea 2008. Top three players qualified to the global finals in Cologne, Germany.

Tournament Information[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

₩5,000,000 was awarded to the top finishers per the below distribution: [1]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (11) Terran Terran (10) Zerg Zerg (7)
South Korea BackHo South Korea Bbyong* South Korea Jaedong
South Korea BeSt South Korea firebathero South Korea July
South Korea Bisu South Korea Flash South Korea Kwanro
South Korea free South Korea fOrGG South Korea Luxury
South Korea Jangbi South Korea Hwasin South Korea Rumble
South Korea Kal South Korea Light South Korea sAviOr
South Korea IrOn* South Korea Mind South Korea YellOw
South Korea Much South Korea NaDa
South Korea Rock South Korea RumOr*
South Korea M18M* South Korea Sea
South Korea Stork

*: Qualified by amateur competition

Format[edit]

  • 28 players were placed in a single elimination bracket.
  • 4 players were seeded to the Ro16 from WCG Korea 2007 semifinals, hence got a bye in the first round.
  • 4 players qualified for the bracket through their performance in amateur qualifiers.
  • All matches were Bo3.

Maps[edit]

Results[edit]

Round of 28
Round of 16
Quarter Finals
Semi Finals
Finals

Racial Distribution[edit]

ProtossTerranZerg
Round of 28
11107
Round of 16
844
Quarterfinals
332
Semifinals
22
Final
11
Winner
1

References[edit]