The Gfinity StarCraft II Summer Masters I is the third StarCraft II event hosted by Gfinity in its new eSports Arena in London. It will take place on August 8-9th in the Gfinity Arena in Fulham, London. The event features 8 StarCraft II players competing for a $10,000 prize pool.
Gfinity Summer Masters I
The Gfinity StarCraft II Summer Masters I tournament features 8 players competing for a $10,000 prize pool. It originally was supposed to feature 16 players and 1,800 WCS Points but the announcement only listed 8 players with no indication that it was still giving WCS Points. What was the European Qualifiers for this tournament was changed to Qualifier #1 and Qualifier #2 for the Gfinity Summer Masters II after it had been played. Consequently, KeeN, Patience, MyuNgSiK and HyuN, who all qualified for Gfinity Summer Masters I will instead play in Gfinity Summer Masters II.
- 8 players in 2 groups consisting of four players each played in a double-elimination bracket format.
- All matches are Bo3.
- Top two players of each group advance to the Playoffs.
- Four players in a single-elimination bracket
- Semifinals are Bo5.
- Finals are Bo7.
$10,000 USD are spread among the players as seen below:
|Round of 8