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2014 Hot6ix Cup


[e][h]2014 Hot6ix Cup
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor(s):
Hot6ix
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Prize pool:
₩43,000,000 (≃ $39,105.6 USD)
Start Date:
2014-11-18
End Date:
2014-12-07
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
Korea (South)  sOs
Korea (South)  Zest
Korea (South)  sKyHigh
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 Protoss (8) Terran Terran (6) Zerg Zerg (2)
Winners & Runner-ups of 2014 GSL Tournaments (4)
Korea (South) Zest
Korea (South) INnoVation
Korea (South) soO
Korea (South) Classic
Qualified from Online Qualifier (10)
Korea (South) Rain
Korea (South) TY
Korea (South) Soulkey
Korea (South) Stats
Korea (South) Bbyong
Korea (South) sOs
Korea (South) sKyHigh
Korea (South) herO
Korea (South) MarineKing
Korea (South) Terminator
Invited from fan voting (2)
Korea (South) PartinG
Korea (South) Flash

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

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

Group B[edit]

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

Group C[edit]

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

Group D[edit]

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

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)
 South Korea MarineKing
3
MarineKing 
 PartinG
December 2, 2014 18:00 KST
 
 
Nimbus
 South Korea PartinG
0
 South Korea Soulkey
1
Soulkey 
 Zest
December 2, 2014 19:30 KST
 South Korea Zest
3
 South Korea sOs
3
sOs 
 INnoVation
 South Korea INnoVation
1
 South Korea Bbyong
1
Bbyong 
 sKyHigh
December 3, 2014 19:40 KST
 South Korea sKyHigh
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea MarineKing
3
MarineKing 
 Zest
December 7, 2014 - 15:00 KST
 South Korea Zest
2
 South Korea sOs
3
sOs 
 sKyHigh
December 7, 2014 - 17:00 KST
 South Korea sKyHigh
0
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea MarineKing
1
MarineKing 
 sOs
 South Korea sOs
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
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.