2018 WCS Leipzig

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[e][h]2018 WCS Leipzig
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Germany Leipzig
Format:
1v1
Three Group Stages
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$101,000
Start Date:
2018-01-26
End Date:
2018-01-28
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
79
23
23
33
Maps
Chronology


The 2018 WCS Leipzig is the first of four events of the 2018 WCS Circuit.
It takes place at DreamHack Leipzig 2018 and is organized by DreamHack.

Format[edit]

First Group Stage

  • 64 players in 16 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage

Second Group Stage

  • 32 players in 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage

Third Group Stage

  • 16 players from the Second Group Stage
  • 16 players from Qualifiers
  • 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the playoffs

Playoffs

  • 16 players in a single-elimination bracket
  • Round of 16 to Semifinals are played in Bo5
  • Finals are played in Bo7

Map Pool[edit]

Casters, Hosts and Observers[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$101,000 USD and 12,600 WCS Circuit Points are spread among the players as seen below:

Notable Participants[edit]

This list contains the most notable players. For a full participants list go to: Player List

Protoss Protoss Terran Terran Zerg Zerg
Qualified players (16)
USA Neeb
Brazil Kelazhur
Poland Elazer
Taiwan Nice
Canada MaSa
Hong Kong GogojOey
Australia Probe
Australia Seither1
Poland Nerchio
Mexico SpeCial
Canada Scarlett
China TIME
Finland Serral
Netherlands uThermal
South Korea TRUE
China XY
Australia Yours1
Notable open sign-up players
China Cyan
Russia Arctur
Ukraine Bly
France DnS
Slovakia BlueCheese
Mexico Cham
Poland Gerald
United Kingdom DeMusliM
Poland Guru
Netherlands Harstem
Germany HeRoMaRinE
Austria HateMe
Luxembourg JackO
Ukraine Kas
France hinO
Poland MaNa
Denmark Lillekanin
USA JonSnow
Romania NightEnD
Netherlands Optimus
Germany Lambo
France PtitDrogo
Poland souL
Sweden Namshar
Russia Rail
Poland Ziggy
United Kingdom RiSky
Germany ShoWTimE
Norway Snute
Denmark SpaceMarine
Sweden SortOf
France Stephano
Germany TLO
Sweden Zanster

1 Seither forfeited his spot due to personal reasons and was replaced by Yours.[1]

Results[edit]

Group Stage #1 — Group Stage #2

Group Stage 3[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
January 26, 2018 - 19:00 CET
1. Finland  Serral 2-0 4-1
2. Sweden  Namshar 2-1 5-3
3. Canada  Scarlett 1-2 3-5
4. France  Stephano 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

Group B
January 26, 2018 - 19:00 CET
1. Sweden  SortOf 2-0 4-2
2. Canada  MaSa 2-1 5-3
3. France  DnS 1-2 3-5
4. China  TIME 0-2 2-4

Group C[edit]

Group C
January 26, 2018 - 19:00 CET
1. Ukraine  Bly 2-0 4-0
2. Netherlands  uThermal 2-1 4-3
3. China  Cyan 1-2 3-5
4. Australia  Probe 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

Group D
January 26, 2018 - 19:00 CET
1. Germany  ShoWTimE 2-0 4-1
2. Taiwan  Nice 2-1 5-3
3. Netherlands  Harstem 1-2 2-4
4. Brazil  Kelazhur 0-2 2-4

Group E[edit]

Group E
January 26, 2018 - 19:00 CET
1. Germany  HeRoMaRinE 2-0 4-1
2. Poland  Nerchio 2-1 4-2
3. Mexico  Cham 1-2 3-5
4. Hong Kong  GogojOey 0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

Group F
January 26, 2018 - 19:00 CET
1. Mexico  SpeCial 2-0 4-1
2. Norway  Snute 2-1 5-3
3. Australia  Yours 1-2 3-5
4. Germany  kauP 0-2 1-4

Group G[edit]

Group G
January 26, 2018 - 19:00 CET
1. Poland  Elazer 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea  TRUE 2-1 5-3
3. Germany  TLO 1-2 4-4
4. France  PtitDrogo 0-2 0-4

Group H[edit]

Group H
January 26, 2018 - 19:00 CET
1. Germany  Lambo 2-0 4-2
2. USA  Neeb 2-1 5-4
3. Sweden  Zanster 1-2 4-5
4. China  XY 0-2 2-4

Bracket[edit]

Round of 16 (Bo5)
 Poland Elazer
3
Elazer 
 Nice
January 27, 2018 - 11:00 CET
 Taiwan Nice
2
 Germany HeRoMaRinE
1
HeRoMaRinE 
 Neeb
January 27, 2018 - 11:00 CET
 USA Neeb
3
 Germany ShoWTimE
3
ShoWTimE 
 Namshar
January 27, 2018 - 12:20 CET
 Sweden Namshar
2
 Ukraine Bly
1
Bly 
 TRUE
January 27, 2018 - 12:20 CET
 South Korea TRUE
3
 Finland Serral
3
Serral 
 MaSa
January 27, 2018 - 14:25 CET
 Canada MaSa
0
 Sweden SortOf
0
SortOf 
 Nerchio
January 27, 2018 - 13:10 CET
 Poland Nerchio
3
 Mexico SpeCial
3
SpeCial 
 uThermal
January 27, 2018 - 15:30 CET
 Netherlands uThermal
1
 Germany Lambo
0
Lambo 
 Snute
January 27, 2018 - 14:10 CET
 Norway Snute
3
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 Poland Elazer
2
Elazer 
 Neeb
January 27, 2018 - 16:35 CET
 USA Neeb
3
 Germany ShoWTimE
3
ShoWTimE 
 TRUE
January 27, 2018 - 18:05 CET
 South Korea TRUE
0
 Finland Serral
3
Serral 
 Nerchio
January 27, 2018 - 19:00 CET
 Poland Nerchio
0
 Mexico SpeCial
3
SpeCial 
 Snute
January 27, 2018 - 19:55 CET
 Norway Snute
2
Semifinals (Bo5)
 USA Neeb
2
Neeb 
 ShoWTimE
January 28, 2018 - 12:00 CET
 Germany ShoWTimE
3
 Finland Serral
3
Serral 
 SpeCial
January 28, 2018 - 13:25 CET
 Mexico SpeCial
1
Grand Finals (Bo7)
 Germany ShoWTimE
2
ShoWTimE 
 Serral
 Finland Serral
4

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage 1
242333
Group Stage 2
111621
Group Stage 3
8816
Playoffs
349
Quarterfinals
215
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
45175362
Group Stage 2
20134362
Group Stage 3
1443362
Playoffs
74212
Quarterfinals
23111
Semifinals
1111
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
Spain 1
Norway 3
Sweden 4
France 5
Germany 20
Netherlands 4
United Kingdom 3
Switzerland 1
Denmark 4
Poland 8
Finland 1
Russia 3
Austria 1
Ukraine 2
Romania 2
Czech Republic 1
USA 3
Canada 2
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Taiwan 1
Hong Kong 1
China 3
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Group Stage 2
Norway 2
Sweden 3
France 3
Germany 5
Netherlands 3
United Kingdom 2
Denmark 2
Poland 6
Finland 1
Russia 2
Austria 1
Ukraine 2
Romania 1
USA 2
Canada 2
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Taiwan 1
Hong Kong 1
China 3
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Group Stage 3
Norway 1
Sweden 3
France 3
Germany 5
Netherlands 2
Poland 2
Finland 1
Ukraine 1
USA 1
Canada 2
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Taiwan 1
Hong Kong 1
China 3
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Playoffs
Norway 1
Sweden 2
Germany 3
Netherlands 1
Poland 2
Finland 1
Ukraine 1
USA 1
Canada 1
Mexico 1
Taiwan 1
South Korea 1
Quarterfinals
Norway 1
Germany 1
Poland 2
Finland 1
USA 1
Mexico 1
South Korea 1
Semifinals
Germany 1
Finland 1
USA 1
Mexico 1
Finals
Germany 1
Finland 1
Champion
Finland 1

Map Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%TerranZergProtoss
Total Sum (Σ)0---------------

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