2018 WCS Valencia

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[e][h]2018 WCS Valencia
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Spain Valencia
Format:
1v1
Three Group Stages
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$101,000
Start Date:
2018-07-12
End Date:
2018-07-14
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
77
22
18
36
1
Maps
Chronology


The 2018 WCS Valencia is the third of four events of the 2018 WCS Circuit.
It takes place at DreamHack Valencia 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]

  • Observers:
    • France Koka (Thibault Le Gall)
    • Germany MapuTV (Kevin Kremser)

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)
China Cloudy1
Australia HuT
China iAsonu
Taiwan Has
Brazil Kelazhur
Sweden Namshar
Poland MaNa
Australia Seither
Taiwan Rex
USA puCK
Mexico SpeCial
Canada Scarlett
China XY
1
Finland Serral
USA Silky
Norway Snute
South Korea TRUE
Notable open sign-up players
France DnS
France Clem
Ukraine Bly
Poland Gerald
United Kingdom DeMusliM
France Denver
Netherlands Harstem
Germany HeRoMaRinE
Poland Elazer
Ukraine Hellraiser
Germany InZaNe
Switzerland Elroye
Spain Majestic
Denmark Lillekanin
Austria HateMe
USA Neeb
Spain LucifroN
Germany Lambo
France PtitDrogo
Canada MaSa
Poland Nerchio
Russia Rail
Netherlands Optimus
Australia NXZ
China Rushcrazy
Poland souL
Netherlands Ret
France ShaDoWn
Netherlands uThermal
Italy Reynor
Germany ShoWTimE
United Kingdom RiSky
Denmark SpaceMarine
Sweden SortOf
France Stephano
Germany TLO
Spain VortiX
Sweden Zanster

1 XY could not secure a visa and was replaced by Cloudy.[1]

Results[edit]

Group Stage #1 — Group Stage #2

Group Stage 3[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
July 12, 2018 - 19:00 CEST
1. Poland  Nerchio 2-0 4-1
2. France  DnS 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea  TRUE 1-2 4-4
4. USA  puCK 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

Group B
July 12, 2018 - 19:00 CEST
1. Italy  Reynor 2-0 4-0
2. Germany  ShoWTimE 2-1 4-2
3. USA  Silky 1-2 2-5
4. Australia  HuT 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

Group C
July 12, 2018 - 19:00 CEST
1. Finland  Serral 2-0 4-0
2. Ukraine  Bly 2-1 4-3
3. Poland  MaNa 1-2 3-4
4. France  ShaDoWn 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

Group D
July 12, 2018 - 19:00 CEST
1. France  Clem 2-0 4-1
2. Brazil  Kelazhur 2-1 5-2
3. United Kingdom  DeMusliM 1-2 2-4
4. Taiwan  Rex 0-2 0-4

Group E[edit]

Group E
July 12, 2018 - 19:00 CEST
1. Netherlands  uThermal 2-0 4-0
2. Canada  Scarlett 2-1 4-2
3. France  PtitDrogo 1-2 2-4
4. China  Cloudy 0-2 0-4

Group F[edit]

Group F
July 12, 2018 - 19:00 CEST
1. Taiwan  Has 2-0 4-1
2. Mexico  SpeCial 2-1 5-2
3. Poland  Elazer 1-2 2-4
4. Sweden  Zanster 0-2 0-4

Group G[edit]

Group G
July 12, 2018 - 19:00 CEST
1. USA  Neeb 2-0 4-0
2. Norway  Snute 2-1 4-4
3. China  iAsonu 1-2 3-5
4. France  Denver 0-2 2-4

Group H[edit]

Group H
July 12, 2018 - 19:00 CEST
1. Germany  HeRoMaRinE 2-0 4-0
2. Netherlands  Harstem 2-1 4-3
3. Sweden  Namshar 1-2 3-4
4. Australia  Seither 0-2 0-4

Bracket[edit]

Round of 16 (Bo5)
 Finland Serral
3
Serral 
 Scarlett
 Canada Scarlett
2
 Italy Reynor
3
Reynor 
 SpeCial
July 13, 2018 - 12:20 CEST
 Mexico SpeCial
0
 Germany HeRoMaRinE
3
HeRoMaRinE 
 DnS
July 13, 2018 - 13:40 CEST
 France DnS
0
 Netherlands uThermal
3
uThermal 
 Snute
July 13, 2018 - 14:30 CEST
 Norway Snute
1
 USA Neeb
3
Neeb 
 Bly
July 13, 2018 - 15:55 CEST
 Ukraine Bly
1
 France Clem
0
Clem 
 ShoWTimE
July 13, 2018 - 17:10 CEST
 Germany ShoWTimE
3
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio 
 Harstem
July 13, 2018 - 18:45 CEST
 Netherlands Harstem
1
 Taiwan Has
3
Has 
 Kelazhur
July 13, 2018 - 20:10 CEST
 Brazil Kelazhur
2
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 Finland Serral
3
Serral 
 Reynor
July 14, 2018 - 12:00 CEST
 Italy Reynor
0
 Germany HeRoMaRinE
3
HeRoMaRinE 
 uThermal
July 14, 2018 - 12:55 CEST
 Netherlands uThermal
1
 USA Neeb
2
Neeb 
 ShoWTimE
July 14, 2018 - 14:10 CEST
 Germany ShoWTimE
3
 Poland Nerchio
2
Nerchio 
 Has
July 14, 2018 - 15:40 CEST
 Taiwan Has
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 Finland Serral
3
Serral 
 HeRoMaRinE
July 14, 2018 - 17:00 CEST
 
 
16-Bit
 Germany HeRoMaRinE
0
 Germany ShoWTimE
2
ShoWTimE 
 Has
July 14, 2018 - 17:55 CEST
 Taiwan Has
3
Grand Finals (Bo7)
 Finland Serral
4
Serral 
 Has
 Taiwan Has
1

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage 1
1913281
Group Stage 2
9914
Group Stage 3
10814
Playoffs
556
Quarterfinals
323
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
4412211
Group Stage 2
208211
Group Stage 3
1454252
Playoffs
83221
Quarterfinals
4211
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
Spain 7
Sweden 2
France 11
Germany 7
Netherlands 4
United Kingdom 4
Switzerland 2
Denmark 4
Italy 2
Luxembourg 1
Poland 6
Russia 2
Austria 1
Ukraine 2
Romania 1
USA 1
Canada 1
China 1
Australia 1
Group Stage 2
Spain 2
Sweden 2
France 5
Germany 5
Netherlands 3
United Kingdom 1
Denmark 1
Italy 1
Poland 3
Russia 1
Austria 1
Ukraine 2
Romania 1
USA 1
Canada 1
China 1
Australia 1
Group Stage 3
Norway 1
Sweden 2
France 5
Germany 2
Netherlands 2
United Kingdom 1
Italy 1
Poland 3
Finland 1
Ukraine 1
USA 3
Canada 1
Mexico 1
Brazil 1
Taiwan 2
China 2
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Playoffs
Norway 1
France 2
Germany 2
Netherlands 2
Italy 1
Poland 1
Finland 1
Ukraine 1
USA 1
Canada 1
Mexico 1
Brazil 1
Taiwan 1
Quarterfinals
Germany 2
Netherlands 1
Italy 1
Poland 1
Finland 1
USA 1
Taiwan 1
Semifinals
Germany 2
Finland 1
Taiwan 1
Finals
Finland 1
Taiwan 1
Champion
Finland 1

Map Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%TerranZergProtoss
16-Bit LE   2062433.3%84450.0%2-20.0%13-
Acid Plant LE   4974357.1%1610662.5%64266.7%3116
Catalyst LE   3775271.4%116554.5%2-20.0%458
Darkness Sanctuary LE   8----44-100.0%-----22
Dreamcatcher LE   30104640.0%41325.0%52340.0%164
Lost and Found LE   52115645.5%1971236.8%63350.0%2104
Redshift LE   132-20.0%63350.0%11-100.0%-22
Unknown   1211-100.0%21150.0%42250.0%311
Total Sum (Σ)22144212347.7%70363451.4%26121446.2%144027

View Games[edit]

Streams[edit]

Community Streams on Day 1[edit]

VODs[edit]

Replays[edit]

Replay pack (61 MB)

External Links[edit]

References[edit]