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IEM Katowice 2021

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[e][h]IEM Katowice 2021
League Information
Organizer(s):
Server:
Europe
Type:
Online
Location:
Poland Katowice
Format:
1v1
Double-elimination bracket
Round-Robin Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize Pool:
$250,000 USD
Start Date:
2021-02-20
End Date:
2021-02-28
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
36
13
13
10
Maps
Chronology


IEM Katowice 2021 is the final tournament of the ESL Pro Tour 2020/21 Circuit, also known as Masters Championship 2021.

Format[edit]

Round of 36[edit]

  • 16 players.
    • Double-elimination bracket.
    • Top 4 players advance to main tournament Group Stage.

Group Stage[edit]

  • Four groups of six players played out in Round-Robin format.
  • All matches are Bo3.
    • First place in each group advances directly to the Quarterfinals.
    • Second and third place in each group advance to the Round of 12.
  • Ties are broken in the following order:
      1. Overall map difference
      2. Overall number of map wins
      3. Match wins amassed between the tied participants ('Mini-League')
      4. Map difference between the tied participants ('Mini-League')
      5. Number of map wins between the tied participants ('Mini-League')
      6. Tie breaker matches
      7. Coin toss

Playoffs[edit]

  • Single-elimination bracket:
    • Round of 12, Quarterfinals, and Semifinals matches are Bo5.
    • Finals are Bo7.

Map Pool[edit]

Talents[edit]

  • Observer
  • C/D Stream Commentators
  • German Commentator
  • Spanish Commentator
    • Mexico Enki (Alexander Luzarreta)
  • Portuguese Commentator
  • Italian Commentators
  • Chinese Commentators
  • Korean Commentator
  • Bulgarian Commentator
  • Polish Commentators
    • Poland Indy (Igor Kaczmarek)
    • Poland Zedd (Michał Bogacz)
    • Poland Ziggy (Szymon Filipek)
  • Swedish Commentator

Prize Pool[edit]

Base prize money
Place Prize
1st $65,000
2nd $32,500
3 - 4th $17,500
5 - 8th $10,000
9 - 12th $6,000
13 - 16th $3,500
17 - 20th $3,000
21 - 24th $2,500
25 - 26th $1,500
B727 - 28th $1,250
29 - 32th $1,000
33 - 36th $500
  • In addition to the base prize money, players also receive $100 USD for each Bo3 win in the Group Stage.

Participants[edit]

Races and Teams[edit]

Protoss (7) Terran (11) Zerg (6)
South Korea South Korea (10)
South Korea PartinG 
South Korea Cure 
South Korea Dark 
South Korea Stats 
South Korea INnoVation 
South Korea Rogue 
South Korea Trap 
South Korea Maru 
South Korea Zest 
South Korea TY 
Europe Europe (5)
Germany ShoWTimE 
France Clem 
Italy Reynor 
Germany HeRoMaRinE 
Finland Serral 
North America North America (2)
United States Astrea 
United States Neeb 
South America Latin America (1)
Mexico SpeCial 
China China (1)
China TIME 
World Combined Standings (1)
South Korea Solar 
From the Round of 36 (4)
South Korea Bunny 
South Korea RagnaroK 
South Korea ByuN 
South Korea Dream 

Standings[edit]

#PlayerEPT Points
1South Korea  TY 3162
2South Korea  Rogue 2845
3Finland  Serral 2830
4Italy  Reynor 2702
5South Korea  Maru 2405
6South Korea  Trap 2387
7South Korea  Stats 2330
8South Korea  INnoVation 2155
9France  Clem 2127
10South Korea  Zest 1845
11South Korea  Cure 1584
12Mexico  SpeCial 1482
13South Korea  Dark 1460
14South Korea  PartinG 1349
15South Korea  Solar 1340
16Germany  HeRoMaRinE 1272
17Germany  ShoWTimE 1145
18United States  Astrea 1133
19United States  Neeb 1069
22China  TIME 855
28South Korea  ByuN 720
31South Korea  Dream 625
32South Korea  Bunny 593
32South Korea  RagnaroK 593

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group Apreview lrthread Recap
February 22, 2021 - 15:00 CET
1.France  Clem1-02-0
1.South Korea  TY1-02-0
3.South Korea  Maru1-02-1
4.South Korea  ByuN0-11-2
5.Germany  ShoWTimE0-10-2
5.South Korea  Solar0-10-2
1.France  Clem2-04-0
1.South Korea  TY2-04-0
3.South Korea  Maru1-12-3
3.South Korea  Solar▲21-12-3
5.South Korea  ByuN▼10-21-4
5.Germany  ShoWTimE0-21-4
1.France  Clem3-06-0
2.South Korea  TY▼12-14-2
3.South Korea  Maru2-14-3
4.South Korea  ByuN▲11-23-4
5.South Korea  Solar▼21-22-5
6.Germany  ShoWTimE▼10-31-6
1.France  Clem3-16-2
2.South Korea  TY3-16-3
3.South Korea  Maru3-16-3
4.South Korea  Solar▲12-24-5
5.South Korea  ByuN▼11-33-6
6.Germany  ShoWTimE0-42-8
1.South Korea  TY▲14-18-3
2.South Korea  Maru▲14-18-3
3.France  Clem▼23-27-4
4.South Korea  Solar3-26-6
5.South Korea  ByuN1-43-8
6.Germany  ShoWTimE0-52-10

Group B[edit]

Group Bpreview lrthread Recap
February 23, 2021 - 15:00 CET
1.South Korea  Dark1-02-0
1.South Korea  INnoVation1-02-0
1.Finland  Serral1-02-0
4.South Korea  Bunny0-10-2
4.Mexico  SpeCial0-10-2
4.China  TIME0-10-2
1.South Korea  Dark2-04-0
2.South Korea  INnoVation▼12-04-1
3.Finland  Serral▼21-12-2
3.China  TIME▲11-12-2
5.Mexico  SpeCial▼10-21-4
6.South Korea  Bunny▼20-20-4
1.South Korea  Dark3-06-0
2.Finland  Serral▲12-14-2
3.South Korea  INnoVation▼12-14-3
4.China  TIME▼12-14-3
5.Mexico  SpeCial0-32-6
6.South Korea  Bunny0-30-6
1.South Korea  Dark4-08-0
2.Finland  Serral3-16-2
3.South Korea  INnoVation2-24-5
4.China  TIME2-24-5
5.South Korea  Bunny▲11-32-6
6.Mexico  SpeCial▼10-42-8
1.South Korea  Dark5-010-0
2.Finland  Serral4-18-2
3.South Korea  INnoVation3-26-5
4.China  TIME2-34-7
5.South Korea  Bunny1-42-8
6.Mexico  SpeCial0-52-10

Group C[edit]

Group Cpreview lrthread Recap
February 24, 2021 - 15:00 CET
1.Italy  Reynor1-02-0
2.United States  Astrea1-02-1
2.Germany  HeRoMaRinE1-02-1
4.South Korea  Trap0-11-2
4.South Korea  Zest0-11-2
6.South Korea  Dream0-10-2
1.Germany  HeRoMaRinE▲12-04-1
1.Italy  Reynor2-04-1
3.South Korea  Zest▲11-13-2
4.United States  Astrea▼21-12-3
5.South Korea  Trap▼10-22-4
6.South Korea  Dream0-20-4
1.Italy  Reynor3-06-2
2.Germany  HeRoMaRinE▼12-15-3
2.South Korea  Zest▲12-15-3
4.United States  Astrea1-23-5
5.South Korea  Dream▲11-22-5
6.South Korea  Trap▼10-33-6
1.South Korea  Zest▲13-17-3
2.Germany  HeRoMaRinE3-17-4
3.Italy  Reynor▼23-16-4
4.United States  Astrea2-25-6
5.South Korea  Dream1-33-7
6.South Korea  Trap0-44-8
1.South Korea  Zest4-19-3
2.Italy  Reynor▲14-18-5
3.Germany  HeRoMaRinE▼13-27-6
4.United States  Astrea2-36-8
5.South Korea  Trap▲11-46-9
6.South Korea  Dream▼11-44-9

Group D[edit]

Group Dpreview lrthread Recap
February 25, 2021 - 15:00 CET
1.South Korea  Rogue1-02-0
1.South Korea  Stats1-02-0
3.South Korea  RagnaroK1-02-1
4.United States  Neeb0-11-2
5.South Korea  Cure0-10-2
5.South Korea  PartinG0-10-2
1.South Korea  Rogue2-04-0
2.South Korea  Stats▼11-12-2
3.South Korea  Cure▲21-12-2
3.South Korea  PartinG▲21-12-2
5.South Korea  RagnaroK▼21-12-3
6.United States  Neeb▼20-21-4
1.South Korea  Rogue2-15-2
2.South Korea  Stats2-14-2
3.South Korea  PartinG2-14-3
4.United States  Neeb▲21-23-4
5.South Korea  Cure▼21-22-4
6.South Korea  RagnaroK▼11-22-5
1.South Korea  Rogue3-17-2
2.South Korea  PartinG▲13-16-3
3.South Korea  Stats▼12-25-4
4.South Korea  Cure▲12-24-5
5.United States  Neeb▼11-33-6
6.South Korea  RagnaroK1-32-7
1.South Korea  Rogue4-19-2
2.South Korea  PartinG4-18-4
3.South Korea  Stats3-27-4
4.South Korea  Cure2-35-7
5.United States  Neeb1-43-8
6.South Korea  RagnaroK1-42-9

Playoffs[edit]

Show bracket
DateRoundPlayerScoreVs. Player
2021-02-26 14:15:00February 26, 2021 - 14:15Round of 12Stats  South Korea2 : 3Italy  Reynor
2021-02-26 15:55:00February 26, 2021 - 15:55Round of 12Maru  South Korea3 : 0Germany  HeRoMaRinE
2021-02-26 17:15:00February 26, 2021 - 17:15Round of 12INnoVation  South Korea1 : 3South Korea  PartinG
2021-02-26 18:20:00February 26, 2021 - 18:20Round of 12Serral  Finland2 : 3France  Clem
2021-02-27 14:05:00February 27, 2021 - 14:05QuarterfinalsDark  South Korea2 : 3Italy  Reynor
2021-02-27 15:45:00February 27, 2021 - 15:45QuarterfinalsRogue  South Korea0 : 3South Korea  Maru
2021-02-27 17:00:00February 27, 2021 - 17:00QuarterfinalsTY  South Korea1 : 3South Korea  PartinG
2021-02-27 18:20:00February 27, 2021 - 18:20QuarterfinalsZest  South Korea3 : 1France  Clem
2021-02-28 14:00:00February 28, 2021 - 14:00SemifinalsReynor  Italy3 : 2South Korea  Maru
2021-02-28 16:25:00February 28, 2021 - 16:25SemifinalsPartinG  South Korea2 : 3South Korea  Zest
2021-02-28 18:00:00February 28, 2021 - 18:00FinalsReynor  Italy4 : 2South Korea  Zest
Show schedule
Round of 12 (Bo5)
 South Korea Stats
2
Stats 
 Reynor
 Italy Reynor
3
 South Korea Maru
3
Maru 
 HeRoMaRinE
February 26, 2021 - 16:55 CET
 
 
Oxide
 Germany HeRoMaRinE
0
 South Korea INnoVation
1
INnoVation 
 PartinG
 South Korea PartinG
3
 Finland Serral
2
Serral 
 Clem
 France Clem
3
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Dark
2
Dark 
 Reynor
 Italy Reynor
3
 South Korea Rogue
0
Rogue 
 Maru
February 27, 2021 - 16:45 CET
 South Korea Maru
3
 South Korea TY
1
TY 
 PartinG
 South Korea PartinG
3
 South Korea Zest
3
Zest 
 Clem
 France Clem
1
Semifinals (Bo5)
 Italy Reynor
3
Reynor 
 Maru
 South Korea Maru
2
 South Korea PartinG
2
PartinG 
 Zest
 South Korea Zest
3
Finals (Bo7)
 Italy Reynor
4
Reynor 
 Zest
 South Korea Zest
2

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZerg
Round of 36
131310
Group Stage
7116
Round of 12
354
Quarterfinals
233
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Europe North AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 36
732231
Group Stage
52116
Round of 12
48
Quarterfinals
26
Semifinals
13
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Europe North AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 36
Finland 1
France 1
Germany 2
Italy 1
Netherlands 1
Poland 1
United States 2
Canada 1
Brazil 1
Mexico 1
South Korea 19
Taiwan 2
China 2
Australia 1
Group Stage
Finland 1
France 1
Germany 2
Italy 1
United States 2
Mexico 1
South Korea 15
China 1
Round of 12
Finland 1
France 1
Germany 1
Italy 1
South Korea 8
Quarterfinals
France 1
Italy 1
South Korea 6
Semifinals
Italy 1
South Korea 3
Finals
Italy 1
South Korea 1
Champion
Italy 1

Maps Statistics[edit]

vs. vs. vs. Mirrors
Map#Σ%Σ%Σ%
Deathaura LE35106460.0%43175.0%770100.0%734
Jagannatha LE22----87187.5%41325.0%622
Lightshade LE25102820.0%110100.0%43175.0%811
Oxide LE3053260.0%94544.4%84450.0%3-5
Pillars of Gold LE3481712.5%83537.5%92722.2%522
Romanticide LE371441028.6%3030.0%126650.0%215
Submarine LE6----32166.7%----2-1
Total Sum (Σ)18947163134.0%36201655.6%44232152.3%33920

View Games[edit]

English Broadcasts[edit]

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Replays[edit]

Viewership Statistics[edit]

Viewership Stats
Peak Viewers 87.478
Average Viewers 42.535
Hours Watched 2.041.665

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