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2018 GSL vs. the World

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[e][h]2018 GSL vs the World
League Information
Series:
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
1v1
Single-elimination Bracket
Prize pool:
₩105,000,000 (≃ $94,151 USD)
Start Date:
2018-08-02
End Date:
2018-08-05
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
7
4
5
Maps
Chronology


GSL vs the World is the second WCS Global Event of the year 2018 held on August 2-5 in Seoul, South Korea.

Format[edit]

  • Single Elimination Bracket:
    • All matches are Bo5.
    • Finals are Bo7.

Map Pool[edit]

Talents[edit]

  • French Commentators
    • France Algost (Anton Bodin Marty)
    • France FunKa (Alexandre Verrier)
    • France Koka (Thibault Le Gall)
    • France Pomf (Alexandre Noci)
    • France TKL (Rémi Hibon)
    • France Thud (Hadrien Noci)
    • France YoGo (Pierre-Marie Humeau)
  • Polish Commentators
    • Poland Emil (Emil Wieczorek)
    • Poland Indy (Igor Kaczmarek)
    • Poland Zedd (Michał Bogacz)
  • Other Language Commentators

Prize Pool[edit]

105,000,000 KRW (≈ $94,151 USD *) are spread among the players as seen below:

Converted USD prizes are based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on July 29, 2018: 1 KRW = 0.000896737 USD.

  • Additional 4,000,000 KRW (≈$3500 USD) are awarded to the region with the most wins.

Participants[edit]

Protoss (7) Terran (4) Zerg (5)
GSL Allstars Invites (4)
South Korea Classic
South Korea Maru
South Korea Rogue
South Korea Stats
GSL Allstars Vote Winners (3)
South Korea Zest
South Korea INnoVation
South Korea Dark
GSL Allstars Wildcard (1)
South Korea soO
World Allstars Invites (4)
United States Neeb
Mexico SpeCial
Finland Serral
Germany ShoWTimE
World Allstars Vote Winners (3)
Taiwan Has
Brazil Kelazhur
Canada Scarlett
World Allstars China Representative (1)
China Cyan

Voting[edit]

A public voting was conducted to elect one champion of each race to both GSL and World teams.
Links to the voting page for Team Korea can be found here and for Team World here.
The voting ended on July 17, 2018 - 21:00 CEST.

Results[edit]

Round of 16 (Bo5)
 South Korea Maru
3
Maru 
 soO
 South Korea soO
2
 Germany ShoWTimE
3
ShoWTimE 
 Zest
 South Korea Zest
1
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats 
 Cyan
 China Cyan
0
 Mexico SpeCial
3
SpeCial 
 Has
 Taiwan Has
0
 Finland Serral
3
Serral 
 Kelazhur
 Brazil Kelazhur
0
 South Korea Rogue
1
Rogue 
 INnoVation
 South Korea INnoVation
3
 USA Neeb
0
Neeb 
 Dark
 South Korea Dark
3
 South Korea Classic
3
Classic 
 Scarlett
 Canada Scarlett
2
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Maru
3
Maru 
 ShoWTimE
 Germany ShoWTimE
0
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats 
 SpeCial
 Mexico SpeCial
0
 Finland Serral
3
Serral 
 INnoVation
 South Korea INnoVation
0
 South Korea Dark
3
Dark 
 Classic
 South Korea Classic
2
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Maru
1
Maru 
 Stats
 South Korea Stats
3
 Finland Serral
3
Serral 
 Dark
 South Korea Dark
1
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea Stats
3
Stats 
 Serral
 Finland Serral
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZerg
Round of 16
745
Quarterfinals
332
Semifinals
112
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 16
112210
Quarterfinals
1115
Semifinals
13
Finals
11
Champion
1

Map Statistics[edit]

vs. vs. vs. Mirrors
Map#Σ%Σ%Σ%
16-Bit LE5220100.0%21150.0%------1
Acid Plant LE1431233.3%42250.0%42250.0%-12
Catalyst LE1031233.3%31233.3%21150.0%-11
Darkness Sanctuary LE4----32166.7%------1
Dreamcatcher LE92020.0%32166.7%41325.0%---
Lost and Found LE1231233.3%440100.0%32166.7%-11
Redshift LE521150.0%1010.0%-----11
Total Sum (Σ)59156940.0%2012860.0%136746.2%-47

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