IEM Season XIII - Katowice

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[e][h]IEM Season XIII - Katowice
League Information
Sponsor:
Game Version:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Poland Katowice
Format:
1v1
Round-Robin Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$400,000
Start Date:
2019-02-25
End Date:
2019-03-03
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
76
28
21
27
Maps
Chronology


Format[edit]

Qualifiers[edit]

  • 4 Server Qualifiers allow 11 players to qualify to the main events Group Stage.
    • 3 slots for the European server qualifier.
    • 3 slots for the American server qualifier.
    • 5 slots for the Korean server qualifiers (3 + 2).
  • Each Server Qualifier consists of a Open Qualifier and a Final Qualifier.
    • Open Qualifier
      • These qualifiers are open to all participants, with no region restrictions.
      • Single-elimination Bo3 until Round of 16.
      • Deciding matches Bo5.
      • Top 8 Advance to the Final Qualifier.
    • Final Qualifier
      • 8 players from the Open Qualifier and 8 seeded players.
      • Double-elimination Bo3.
      • Deciding matches Bo3.
      • 3 Players qualify to the main events Group Stage. (Via the second korean server qualifier only 2 Players.)

Round of 76[edit]

  • Held offline at the ESL Arena.
  • 64 players divided into 4 double-elimination brackets.
  • Top 3 players from each bracket advance to main tournament group stage.

Round of 24[edit]

  • Group Stage:
    • 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 broken in the following order [1]:
      1. Overall matches won
      2. Overall map score difference
      3. Matches won among tied players
      4. Map score difference among tied players
      5. Tie-breaker match
      6. Coin toss
  • Bracket:
    • Single-elimination bracket of twelve players.
    • Round of 12, Quarterfinals, and Semifinals are played in Bo5.
    • Grand Finals is played in Bo7.

Map Pool[edit]

Casters, Hosts and Observers[edit]

  • Commentators:
  • Observer:
    • TBD

Prize Pool[edit]

The base prize pool is $250,000 USD. In addition, it has been increased by a further $150,000 USD from War Chest purchases, totaling $400,000 USD in 2019.
The winner is awarded a WCS Global Finals seed.

Base prize money
Place Prize
1st $150,000
2nd $65,000
3 - 4th $25,000
5 - 8th $10,000
9 - 12th $5,000
13 - 16th $3,000
17 - 20th $2,500
21 - 24th $2,000
25 - 28th $1550
29 - 36th $1250
37 - 44th $900
45 - 60th $600
61 - 76th $0
  • In addition to the base prize money, players also receive $200 USD for each Bo3 win in the Group Stage.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (3) Terran Terran (6) Zerg Zerg (3)
Seeded into Group Stage from 2018 WCS Global Finals (1)
Finland Serral
Seeded into Group Stage from Server Qualifiers (11)
USA Neeb
South Korea Bunny
South Korea Dark
South Korea Patience
South Korea INnoVation
South Korea Rogue
South Korea Zest
South Korea Maru
Mexico SpeCial
South Korea TY
Netherlands uThermal
Seeded into Group Stage from Offline Qualifier (12)
TBD
TBD
TBD

Results[edit]

See here for the Offline Qualifier results.

Group Stage[edit]

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Group A
February 28, 2019 - 13:20 CET
. South Korea  Patience 0-0 0-0 +0
. Mexico  SpeCial 0-0 0-0 +0
. South Korea  Zest 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0

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Group B
February 28, 2019 - 13:20 CET
. USA  Neeb 0-0 0-0 +0
. South Korea  Dark 0-0 0-0 +0
. South Korea  Maru 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0

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Group C
March 1, 2019 - 13:20 CET
. Finland  Serral 0-0 0-0 +0
. South Korea  INnoVation 0-0 0-0 +0
. South Korea  Rogue 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0

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Group D
March 1, 2019 - 13:20 CET
. South Korea  Bunny 0-0 0-0 +0
. South Korea  TY 0-0 0-0 +0
. Netherlands  uThermal 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0
. TBD 0-0 0-0 +0

Playoffs[edit]

Round of 12 (Bo5)
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 2, 2019 - 13:20 CET
  
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 2, 2019 - 15:00 CET
  
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 2, 2019 - 16:15 CET
  
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 2, 2019 - 17:30 CET
  
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 2, 2019 - 18:45 CET
  
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 2, 2019 - 20:00 CET
  
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 2, 2019 - 21:15 CET
  
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 2, 2019 - 22:30 CET
  
Semifinals (Bo5)
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 3, 2019 - 11:00 CET
  
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 3, 2019 - 12:30 CET
  
Finals (Bo7)
  
TBD 
 TBD
March 3, 2019 - 14:15 CET
  

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage
363NYD
Round of 12
NYD
Quarterfinals
NYD
Semifinals
NYD
Finals
NYD
Champion
NYD
  Americas EuropeKoreaOther
Group Stage
228NYD
Round of 12
NYD
Quarterfinals
NYD
Semifinals
NYD
Finals
NYD
Champion
NYD
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 24
Netherlands 1
Finland 1
USA 1
Mexico 1
South Korea 8
NYD
Round of 12
NYD
Quarterfinals
NYD
Semifinals
NYD
Finals
NYD
Champion
NYD

Maps Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%TerranZergProtoss
Total Sum (Σ)0---------------

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