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2015 WCS Season 3

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[e][h]2015 WCS Season 3
League Information
Type:
Offline
Location:
Germany Cologne
United States Burbank
Poland Katowice
Poland Kraków
Format:
Premier Leagueremier League
2 Group Stages
Single-elimination Playoffs
Challenger Leaguehallenger League
Single-elimination Bracket
Prize Pool:
$279,000 USD
Start Date:
2015-05-29
End Date:
2015-09-13
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
Premier League 32 Challenger League 62
Number of Players:
63
19
17
27
Chronology


The 2015 WCS Season 3 is the third and last season of the 2015 StarCraft II World Championship Series.

Format[edit]

Qualifier[edit]

Tournaments in each region will provide a certain number of spots into the WCS Challenger Leaguehallenger for a total of 31:

  • 14 spots for Europe, Middle East & Africa
  • 7 spots for the United States & Canada
  • 4 spots for China
  • 2 spots for Latin America
  • 2 spots for Oceania & South East Asia
  • 2 spots for Taiwan, Hong Kong & Macau


The 2015 WCS Season 2 Champions's region will have one less spot as he is automatically qualified into the Premier Leagueremier League.

Challenger League[edit]

  • The Challenger League consists of:
  • Each returning player faces a qualified player from their region in a single Bo5 match.
    • The winner advances to Premier Leagueremier League.
    • The loser is eliminated and may requalify next season.

Premier League[edit]

References[edit]