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2016 Global StarCraft II League Season 1: Code S

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[e][h]2016 Global StarCraft II League Season 1: Code S
League Information
Series:
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
Code
Ro32 & Ro16 Group play
Ro8 and on Single-elimination
Prize pool:
₩230,000,000 KRW
(≃ $194,480 USD)
Start Date:
2016-02-27
End Date:
2016-05-01
Liquipedia tier:
Player breakdown
Number of players:
32
11
10
11
Maps
Chronology


The 2016 Global StarCraft II League Season 1 is one of the two Korean leagues of the 2016 StarCraft II World Championship Series Korea.

Format[edit]

Code A[edit]

  • 60 players from the Qualifier are matched up against each other.
    • The winner of the Bo5 advances to the Code Round of 32.
    • The loser of the Bo5 is eliminated and may qualify through next season's qualifiers.

Code S[edit]

  • 2 players qualified from the Pre-Season..
  • Group Stage #1 (Round of 32): 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 Round of 16.
  • The losers of the initial matches face each other in the Loser’s match.
  • The loser places fourth in the group, will fall to the next season Code Round of 48.
  • 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 Round of 16.
  • The loser places third in the group, will fall to the next season Code Round of 48.
  • Group Stage #2 (Round of 16): Dual Tournament format.
  • Group Nominations.
  • Best-of-three.
  • The 4 players of each group in Round of 16 will face off similar to Round of 32.
  • 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 places fourth in the group, will fall to the next season Code Round of 48.
  • 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 places third in the group, will fall to the next season Code Round of 48.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
    • All 8 players who make it to this round are seeded in next season's Code .
  • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
  • Semifinals: Best-of-seven.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Talents[edit]

  • Russian Commentators

Prize Pool[edit]

₩182,000,000 KRW (≈ $153,972 USD *) and 24,800 WCS Korea Points are divided among participants.

The winner is awarded a 2016 WCS Global Playoffs and Finals seed.
* Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on 2015-12-19. [₩1,000 KRW ≈ $0,8460 USD]

Participants[edit]

Results[edit]

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Group A
February 17, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Protoss Zest 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Terran TaeJa 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Terran Journey 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zerg Rogue 0-2 0-4
Group A Matches
Rogue
0
2
Journey
Journey
1
2
Zest
Journey
1
2
TaeJa

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Group B
February 19, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Terran Dream 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Protoss herO 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Protoss Seed 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Zerg Leenock 0-2 2-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Group C
February 24, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Protoss MyuNgSiK 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Terran Bunny 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Zerg Soulkey 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Zerg Symbol 0-2 0-4
Group C Matches
MyuNgSiK
2
1
Bunny
Symbol
0
2
Soulkey
MyuNgSiK
2
0
Soulkey
Soulkey
1
2
Bunny

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Group D
February 26, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Terran Cure 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zerg Curious 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Protoss Stork 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Terran Forte 0-2 2-4
Group D Matches
Curious
2
1
Forte
Curious
2
0
Stork

Group E[edit]

preview lrthread Group E
March 2, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Terran TY 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Protoss Trap 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Protoss Super 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Zerg DeParture 0-2 0-4
Group E Matches
TY
2
0
DeParture
DeParture
0
2
Super

Group F[edit]

preview lrthread Group F
March 4, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Zerg Solar 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Terran SpeeD 2-1 5-4
3. South Korea Protoss Classic 1-2 4-5
4. South Korea Protoss Creator 0-2 2-4
Group F Matches
Solar
2
1
SpeeD
Creator
1
2
Classic
Solar
2
1
Classic
SpeeD
2
1
Creator
Classic
1
2
SpeeD

Group G[edit]

preview lrthread Group G
March 9, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Zerg Dark 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zerg Losira 2-1 2-3
3. South Korea Terran aLive 1-2 1-4
4. South Korea Terran Bbyong 0-2 0-0
Group G Matches
Losira
W
L
Bbyong
aLive
W
L
Bbyong
Losira
2
1
aLive
Losira
aLive
Bbyong forfeited his matches due to personal reasons.

Group H[edit]

preview lrthread Group H
March 11, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Protoss Dear 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zerg soO 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Zerg DongRaeGu 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Protoss HerO 0-2 1-4
Group H Matches
Dear
2
0
DongRaeGu
DongRaeGu
2
1
HerO

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Groups Selections were held on March 16, 2016.

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Group A
April 1, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Protoss herO 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Terran TaeJa 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea Protoss Trap 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Terran SpeeD 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Group B
April 2, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Protoss Zest 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Terran Cure 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Zerg soO 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Zerg Solar 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Group C
April 6, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Terran Dream 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zerg Losira 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea Zerg Dark 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Zerg Curious 0-2 1-4
Group C Matches
Curious
1
2
Losira
Losira
0
2
Dream

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Group D
April 8, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Protoss Dear 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Terran TY 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Protoss MyuNgSiK 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Terran Bunny 0-2 2-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
Semifinals (Bo7)
Finals (Bo7)

Racial Distribution[edit]

ProtossTerranZerg
Round of 32
111011
Round of 16
565
Quarterfinals
341
Semifinals
22
Finals
11
Champion
1

VODs[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]