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2014 Hot6ix Cup

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[e][h]2014 Hot6ix Cup
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor(s):
Hot6ix
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Prize pool:
₩43,000,000 KRW
(≃ $39,106 USD)
Start Date:
2014-11-18
End Date:
2014-12-07
Liquipedia tier:
Player breakdown
Number of players:
16
8
6
2
Maps
Chronology


Overview[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

The total prize pool is ₩43,000,000 KRW (≈ $39,104 USD) and 4000 WCS Points.

Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on November 14th, 2014. [₩1,000 KRW ≈ $0.909432 USD]

1 Players must advance one round in order to claim WCS points for that placement. Being seeded through qualifiers counts as advancing one round.[1]

2 Rain forfeited his spot in the Round of 8 to attend IEM San Jose instead.[2]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage (Round of 16): Dual Tournament format.
  • Best-of-three.
  • The 4 players of each group are split into two pairs and play each other.
  • The winners of these matches will then face each other in the Winner’s match.
  • The victor places first in the group and advances to the Quarterfinals.
  • The losers of the initial matches face each other in the Loser’s match.
  • The loser is eliminated from the tournament.
  • The loser of the Winner’s match and the winner of the Loser’s match will face each other in a fifth match.
  • The winner gets second place in the group and advances to the Quarterfinals.
  • The loser is eliminated from the tournament.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
  • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
  • Semifinals: Best-of-five.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Qualifications[edit]

  • Winners and Runner-ups of the 2014 GSL tournaments that have taken place throughout the year.
  • 10 players from online qualifiers.
  • 2 players invited from fan voting.

Qualified Players[edit]

Protoss (8) Terran (6) Zerg (2)
Winners & Runner-ups of 2014 GSL Tournaments (4)
KT RolsterKT Rolster
South Korea Zest
SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T1
South Korea INnoVation
SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T1
South Korea soO
SK Telecom T1SK Telecom T1
South Korea Classic
Qualified from Online Qualifier (10)
mYinsanitymYinsanity
South Korea Rain
KT RolsterKT Rolster
South Korea TY
South Korea Soulkey
KT RolsterKT Rolster
South Korea Stats
CJ EntusCJ Entus
South Korea Bbyong
Jin Air Green WingsJin Air Green Wings
South Korea sOs
CJ EntusCJ Entus
South Korea sKyHigh
CJ EntusCJ Entus
South Korea herO
MVPMVP
South Korea MarineKing
Jin Air Green WingsJin Air Green Wings
South Korea Terminator
Invited from fan voting (2)
yoe Flash Wolvesyoe Flash Wolves
South Korea PartinG
KT RolsterKT Rolster
South Korea Flash

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Interview Group A
November 18, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Terran MarineKing 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Terran INnoVation 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Protoss herO 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Protoss Stats 0-2 0-4
Group A Matches
INnoVation
0
2
herO
INnoVation
herO
Stats
0
2
MarineKing
herO
0
2
MarineKing
INnoVation
2
0
Stats
INnoVation
2
0
herO

Group B[edit]

lrthread Interview Group B
November 19, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Protoss sOs 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Protoss Rain1 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Terran TY 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zerg soO 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Interview Group C
November 20, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Zerg Soulkey 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Terran sKyHigh 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Terran Flash 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Protoss Classic 0-2 2-4
Group C Matches
Classic
1
2
Flash
sKyHigh
0
2
Soulkey
sKyHigh
Soulkey
Flash
0
2
Soulkey
Classic
1
2
sKyHigh
Flash
0
2
sKyHigh

Group D[edit]

lrthread Interview Group D
November 21, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Terran Bbyong 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Protoss Zest 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Protoss PartinG1 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Protoss Terminator 0-2 1-4
Group D Matches
Zest
2
0
Terminator
Bbyong
2
0
PartinG
Zest
0
2
Bbyong
Terminator
1
2
PartinG

1 Rain has announced he will not play in the Round of 8 because he chose to go to IEM San Jose instead. His spot will be taken by PartinG, the winner of a wildcard group in which he beat both TY and Flash.[2]

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
Semifinals (Bo5)
Finals (Bo7)
South KoreaMarineKing
3
South KoreaPartinG
0
MarineKing
PartinG
South KoreaSoulkey
1
South KoreaZest
3
South KoreaMarineKing
3
South KoreaZest
2
MarineKing
Zest
South KoreasOs
3
South KoreaINnoVation
1
South KoreaBbyong
1
South KoreasKyHigh
3
Bbyong
sKyHigh
South KoreasOs
3
South KoreasKyHigh
0
South KoreaMarineKing
1
South KoreasOs
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

ProtossTerranZerg
Round of 16
862
Quarterfinals
341
Semifinals
22
Finals
11
Winner
1

Map Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%TerranZergProtoss
Catallena71010.0%----64266.7%---
Deadwing121010.0%2020.0%81712.5%1--
Foxtrot Labs7110100.0%----41325.0%1-1
Merry Go Round101010.0%1010.0%63350.0%1-1
Nimbus91010.0%1010.0%440100.0%1-2
Overgrowth13110100.0%1010.0%74357.1%1-3
The King Sejong Station17----110100.0%113827.3%1-4
Total Sum (Σ)7562433.3%61516.7%46202643.5%6-11

VODs[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "2015 StarCraft II World Championship Series". Blizzard. Retrieved 2014-11-21.
  2. 2.0 2.1 kenzi (2014-11-24). "Rain, drops out of Hot6ix Cup". TL.net. Retrieved 2014-11-24.