Alpha SC2 Team League

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About[edit]

The Alpha SC2 Team League is a free regular StarCraft II team league held and organized by the http://alpha.tl. The first event held at February 12, 2015 with 4 invited amateur teams which played in group with each other. This event was used to test tournament system of the site http://alphasc2.com. At the start of eighth season, the league's site moved to a http://alpha.tl.

The first season of regular league started on EU server at March 2, 2015 with 12 participants which played in 1 group with Round Robin group format and Best-of-7 All-Kill Format of the matches. At the third season the tournament format changed to a group stage with few groups and playoffs for 4 best teams of each group, and match format changed to a Best-of-5 Proleague Format. The fifth season become the first where participants were divided into few divisions due to their skill level and location. There were Pro and Amateur divisions at EU server and a separate division at NA server. At the sixth season there was added Non-Pro division at EU server.

The mappool of each season formed by participant's voting at the few weeks before the season start.

The league has no standing prizepool but at the few seasons it was formed by donations.

Format[edit]

Format of the eighth season:

There are 4 parallel tournaments:

  • Euro Pro division for professional and Grandmaster league players.
  • Euro Non-Pro for Master league players and low Grandmaster.
  • Euro Amateur for Diamond players and below.
  • Americas at the NA server without restriction on the player's skill level.


Each division has group stage and playoffs:
Group Stage

  • Participants divide into 1, 2 or 4 groups according to a number of teams.
  • Round Robin format in group.
  • According to a number of participants, 4 or 8 best teams of each group advance to the playoffs.

Playoffs

  • 8 or 16 participants according to a number of teams at group stage.
  • Single-elimination format with the 3rd place match.

Events[edit]

Euro Pro[edit]

Results of the first seasons where were only one division and Euro Pro division since season 5.

Alpha SC2 Team League
# Date 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Test tourney 2015-02-12 - 2015-02-20 Ukrainian Team REGENERATE ClankClank Panic Team
Regular seasons
Season 1 2015-03-02 - 2015-04-13 ClankClank HTT Aptero 7x Team
Season 2 2015-04-28 - 2015-07-13 MadCorps Druckwelle Russian Boars REGENERATE
Season 3 2015-09-01 - 2015-11-11 IsIMBA Cascade Redbloods Cross Team
Season 4 2015-12-05 - 2016-02-25 True eSport HD Game IsIMBA ECVisualize
Euro Pro
Season 5 2016-04-08 - 2016-06-02 Cascade True eSport ECVisualize IsIMBA
Season 6 2016-07-07 - 2016-09-08 Cascade IsIMBA VFish ECV Academy
Season 7 2016-09-26 - 2017-02-05 IsIMBA ECVisualize Cascade Gplay.bg
Season 8 2017-02-22 - 2017-06-01 IsIMBA Cascade Enclave Team orKs eSports
Season 9 2017-07-07 - 2017-12-15 IsIMBA Prophecy E-sports Iron Chain Romandy Gaming Academy
Season 10 2018-01-19 - 2018-03-31 Cascade IsIMBA Iron Chain CoopEra Gaming
Season 11 2018-04-23 - 2018-07-27 Exeed Esports ECV eSports Nyan Nyan Esport Club Cascade
Season 12 2018-08-12 - 2018-11-18 Iron Chain B Iron Chain Wolf's Lair E-Sports Infinity Gaming
Season 13 2018-01-04 - 2018-??-?? TBD TBD TBD TBD

Euro Non-Pro[edit]

Results of the Euro Non-Pro division (started in season 6).

Euro Amateur[edit]

Results of the Euro Amateur division (started in season 5).

Americas Pro[edit]

Results of the Americas Pro division (started in season 12).

Americas Amateur[edit]

Results of the Americas Amateur division (started in season 12).

Americas[edit]

Results of the Americas division (started in season 5 and was split in Pro and Amateur in season 12).

* Match for 3rd place wasn't played.

See Also[edit]

Team Tournaments

External Links[edit]

https://twitter.com/alphasc2_inside - official twitter