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IEM Season VII - Cologne

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[e][h]IEM Season VII - Cologne
League Information
Series:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Germany Cologne
Prize Pool:
$31,800 USD
Start Date:
2012-08-15
End Date:
2012-08-19
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Participants
Number of Players:
24
Protoss 8
Terran 7
Zerg 9
Maps
Chronology


The seventh season of Intel Extreme Masters, the premier league of the Electronic Sports League, takes off with its first event at gamescom 2012 in Cologne, Koelnmesse (August 15 - 19). $31,800 will be awarded to the 24 players who qualified from all over the globe.

About[edit]

The IEM Season VII - Cologne is the first tournament in the Intel Extreme Masters Season VII, taking place in Cologne Germany during the video-game fair gamescom. For the first time in IEM's StarCraft 2 history, the tournament will feature an Open Bracket where 32 players will compete for 8 spots in the main event, joining the 24 players that qualified directly from four regional qualifiers across the world. The tournament boasts a $31,800 prize pool distributed across all 24 participating players and will be cast by Artosis, Day[9], Kaelaris and Tasteless with Jarett Cale as host.

Format[edit]

  • A 32 player Open Bracket, consisting of 4 double-elimination brackets with the top2 players qualifying to the Group Stage.
  • Group Stage consisting of the 16 qualified players and 8 players qualifying via the Open Bracket. The top 3 players from each group advance to a 12 player single-elimination playoff. The 1st player in each group advances directly to the playoff Ro8.
  • Single-elimination playoff for the top 12 players. All rounds are best-of-five and no bronze match is played.

Qualifiers[edit]

Prize pool[edit]

Panorama shot of the crowd on Friday. StarCraft II stage on the left, League of Legends on the right.

Offering $31,800 spread among all players as follows:


Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (8) Terran Terran (7) Zerg Zerg (9)
mousesportsmousesports
Germany HasuObs
Team EmpireTeam Empire
Ukraine Kas
Team NvTeam Nv
Australia mOOnGLaDe
ASUS ROGASUS ROG
Finland elfi
Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses
United Kingdom DeMusliM
Tt eSPORTSTt eSPORTS
Australia PiG
MilleniumMillenium
Belgium Feast
mTwmTw
South Korea SuperNova *
Western WolvesWestern Wolves
Sweden SortOf
compLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming
United States Minigun
StarTaleStarTale
South Korea Bomber
RoXRoX
Russia sLivko
Team SCV LifeTeam SCV Life
South Korea inori
Incredible MiracleIncredible Miracle
South Korea Mvp
Team AcerTeam Acer
Poland Nerchio
Team GrubbyTeam Grubby
Netherlands Grubby
MilleniumMillenium
South Korea ForGG
Karont3 e-Sports ClubKaront3 e-Sports Club
Spain VortiX
SK GamingSK Gaming
South Korea MC
Evil GeniusesEvil Geniuses
South Korea PuMa
Team DignitasTeam Dignitas
Chile KiLLeR
South Korea ReaL
AZUBUAZUBU
South Korea viOLet
Incredible MiracleIncredible Miracle
South Korea NesTea
  • SuperNova replaces MMA, who "doesn't feel in good enough shape" to participate [1]

Results[edit]

Open Bracket[edit]

Wednesday, August 15, 9am CEST:

Group Stage[edit]

Group Stage - Group A[edit]

Thursday, August 16, 9am CEST:

Group A
1. Poland Zerg Nerchio 3-2 8-5
2. South Korea Terran ForGG 3-2 7-5
3. Sweden Zerg SortOf 3-2 7-7
4. South Korea Protoss inori 2-3 6-7
5. South Korea Terran PuMa 2-3 5-7
6. United Kingdom Terran DeMusliM 2-3 5-7

Group Stage - Group B[edit]

Thursday, August 16, 2pm CEST:

Group B
1. South Korea Terran Mvp 4-1 9-3
2. South Korea Zerg viOLet 4-1 8-5
3. Ukraine Terran Kas 3-2 8-5
4. South Korea Zerg NesTea 3-2 6-5
5. Belgium Protoss Feast 1-4 5-9
6. Australia Zerg PiG 0-5 1-10

Group Stage - Group C[edit]

Friday, August 17, 9am CEST:

Group C
1. South Korea Terran Bomber 4-1 8-2
2. Russia Zerg sLivko 4-1 8-6
3. Finland Protoss elfi 3-2 7-6
4. Australia Zerg mOOnGLaDe 2-3 7-7
5. Netherlands Protoss Grubby 2-3 6-8
6. United States Protoss Minigun 0-5 3-10

Group Stage - Group D[edit]

Friday, August 17, 2pm CEST:

Group D
1. South Korea Terran SuperNova 5-0 10-1
2. South Korea Protoss MC 3-2 7-4
3. Spain Zerg VortiX 3-2 7-4
4. Chile Zerg KiLLeR 2-3 4-7
5. Germany Protoss HasuObs 2-3 4-7
6. South Korea Protoss ReaL 0-5 1-10

Playoffs[edit]

Saturday, August 18, 9am CEST:

Racial distribution[edit]

ProtossTerranZerg
Round of 24
879
Round of 12
255
Quarterfinals
134
Semifinals
13
Finals
11
Winner
1

Map Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%ProtossTerranZerg
Antiga Shipyard953260.0%--------1-3
Atlantis Spaceship953260.0%220100.0%110100.0%1--
Cloud Kingdom35126650.0%83537.5%72528.6%323
Daybreak47103730.0%178947.1%4040.0%448
Entombed Valley2463350.0%65183.3%51420.0%331
Metropolis2085362.5%97277.8%110100.0%--2
Ohana451511473.3%118372.7%103730.0%315
Total Sum (Σ)18961342755.7%53332062.3%2882028.6%151022

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