2018 WCS Austin - North America Qualifier

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[e][h]2018 WCS Austin - North America Qualifier
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
North America
Type:
Online
Location:
North America Americas
Format:
1v1
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$10,000
Start Date:
2018-04-14
End Date:
2018-05-13
Liquipedia Tier:
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
3
4
9
Maps

Format[edit]

The 2018 WCS Austin - North America Qualifier allows 4 players to win travel, accommodation and entrance fully paid to 2018 WCS Austin.
Format consists of an open qualifier, followed by a 16 players double elimination group stage ending up in 8 players single-elimination final bracket.

Open Qualifiers[edit]

  • Day 1
    • April 7, 2018 - 16:00 PDT
    • Double Elimination bracket.
    • Top 4 move into Groups Stage.
  • Day 2
    • April 8, 2018 - 16:00 PDT
    • Double Elimination bracket.
    • Top 4 move into Groups Stage.

Groups Stage[edit]

  • From April 14, 2018 - 16:30 PDT to April 28 2018 - 16:30 PDT
  • Double-elimination group stage.
    • All matches are best-of-three.
    • Top 8 advance to the final Playoffs.

Playoffs[edit]

  • May 13, 2018 - 11:00 PDT
  • Single-elimination playoffs.
    • All matches are best-of-five, except for the Finals, which will be best-of-seven.
  • Top 4 advance to the Main Event.

Map Pool[edit]

Casters and Hosts[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$10,000 USD and 1000 WCS Circuit Points are divided among participants.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (3) Terran Terran (4) Zerg Zerg (9)
Invited (3)
USA Neeb
Canada MaSa
Canada Scarlett
South Korea TRUE1
Top 5 Grand Master League (5)
USA Epic
USA JonSnow
USA Future
USA PandaBearMe
Canada Semper
From Qualifiers (8)
USA puCK
Canada Bioice
USA Raze
USA Cicada
Canada Kane
Canada NoRegreT
USA Silky
USA starkiller

1 Due to WCS rules [1], TRUE had to chose to play either in WCS Circuit (2018 WCS Austin) or WCS Korea (2018 GSL Season 2) [2] and chose the latter [3], forfeiting his spot which was given to PandaBearMe

Results[edit]

Groups Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Group A
April 14, 2018 - 10:40 PDT
1. USA  Neeb 2-0 4-1
2. USA  JonSnow 2-1 5-4
3. USA  Future 1-2 4-4
4. USA  Epic 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Group B
April 15, 2018 - 11:00 PDT
1. Canada  Scarlett 2-0 4-0
2. Canada  Semper 2-1 4-3
3. USA  Silky 1-2 3-4
4. Canada  Kane 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Group C
April 21, 2018 - 11:00 PDT
1. Canada  MaSa 2-0 4-0
2. USA  PandaBearMe 2-1 4-3
3. USA  Cicada 1-2 3-4
4. USA  starkiller 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Group D
April 29, 2018 - 11:15 PDT
1. USA  puCK 2-0 4-1
2. Canada  NoRegreT 2-1 4-2
3. Canada  Bioice 1-2 2-4
4. USA  Raze 0-2 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 USA Neeb
3
Neeb 
 PandaBearMe
May 13, 2018 - 11:00 PDT
 USA PandaBearMe
0
 USA puCK
3
puCK 
 Semper
May 13, 2018 - 11:55 PDT
 Canada Semper
0
 Canada MaSa
3
MaSa 
 NoRegreT
May 13, 2018 - 13:20 PDT
 Canada NoRegreT
0
 Canada Scarlett
3
Scarlett 
 JonSnow
May 13, 2018 - 14:10 PDT
 USA JonSnow
0
Semifinals (Bo5)
 USA Neeb
3
Neeb 
 puCK
May 13, 2018 - 15:05 PDT
 USA puCK
1
 Canada MaSa
3
MaSa 
 Scarlett
 Canada Scarlett
2
Finals (Bo7)
 USA Neeb
4
Neeb 
 MaSa
 Canada MaSa
3

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
349
Quarterfinals
224
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Champion
1

Map Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%TerranZergProtoss
Abiogenesis LE   211-100.0%----11-100.0%---
Acid Plant LE   1565183.3%----22-100.0%-52
Backwater LE   83-30.0%----21150.0%12-
Blackpink LE   1662433.3%21150.0%1-10.0%151
Catalyst LE   1743175.0%41325.0%33-100.0%-42
Eastwatch LE   622-100.0%2-20.0%11-100.0%-1-
Neon Violet Square LE   1033-100.0%21150.0%21150.0%-12
Total Sum (Σ)742516964.0%103730.0%129375.0%2187

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