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2017 GSL vs. the World

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[e][h]2017 GSL vs the World
League Information
Series:
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
1v1
Single-elimination Bracket
Prize Pool:
₩108,000,000 (≃ $96,000 USD)
Start Date:
2017-08-03
End Date:
2017-08-06
Liquipedia Tier:
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
5
5
6
Maps
Chronology


GSL vs the World is the second WCS Global Event of the year 2017 held on August 3-6 in Seoul, South Korea.
The event features an individual tournament as well as a team tournament in which the 16 top players from the WCS Korea and WCS Circuit face each other.

Format[edit]

  • Single Elimination Bracket:
    • All matches are Bo5.
    • Finals are Bo7.
  • Captains for the two team are:
    • South Korea Lim "NesTea" Jae Duk for Team GSL Allstars.
    • France Ilyes "Stephano" Satouri for Team World Allstars.

Casters and Host[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

₩108,000,000 KRW (≈ $96,000 USD *) are spread among the players as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Voting[edit]

A public voting was conducted to elect one champion of each race to both GSL and World teams. Links to the voting pages can be found at wcs.starcraft2.com. Team World received three players by popular vote while team GSL received four players with the fourth being the most voted second place from any of the race specific votes. The voting ended on July 19, 2017 - 10:00 PDT.

Results[edit]

Round of 16 (Bo5)
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
Semifinals (Bo5)
Finals (Bo7)
South KoreaStats
3
South KoreaherO
0
MexicoSpeCial
3
BrazilKelazhur
0
SpeCial
Kelazhur
South KoreaStats
3
MexicoSpeCial
2
South KoreaINnoVation
3
ChinaiAsonu
0
INnoVation
iAsonu
FinlandSerral
2
South KoreaByuN
3
South KoreaINnoVation
3
South KoreaByuN
1
INnoVation
ByuN
South KoreaStats
0
South KoreaINnoVation
3
Stats
INnoVation
United StatesNeeb
3
South KoreasOs
1
South KoreaTY
3
CanadaScarlett
0
PolandNerchio
1
South KoreaDark
3
South KoreasoO
3
GermanyShoWTimE
2

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZerg
Round of 16
556
Quarterfinals
242
Semifinals
121
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 16
12229
Quarterfinals
116
Semifinals
4
Finals
2
Champion
1

View Games[edit]

Streams[edit]

VODs[edit]

Viewers Stats[edit]

Data about number of viewers[1]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 261 795 viewers
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 23 507 viewers
  • English streams peak was 18 178 viewers
  • Russian streams peak was 2 076 viewers
  • Chinese streams peak was 239 228 viewers
  • Twitch.tv peak was 20 952 viewers

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Esports Charts (2017-22-08). "GSL vs the World 2017 detailed stats". esc.watch.