IeSF 2014 WC Finland Qualifier
This page lists the Finnish open (men & women) qualifiers for the IeSF 2014 World Championship event, which are played at ASSEMBLY Summer 2014.
ASSEMBLY Summer 2014 hosts the Finnish qualifier for the StarCraft II IeSF 2014 World Championship tournament on August 1-2. The qualifier tournament has 16 spots, 1000 Euros in prize money, and the winner qualifies and gets a paid trip to the IeSF tournament held in Baku, Azerbaijan on 12 to 17 November.
- The tournament has two group stages with WCS style double-elimination groups and finally a single-elimination playoffs stage.
- Group matches are Bo3, semi final matches are Bo5 and the final is a Bo7 match.
- Group stages:
- The 4 players of each group are split into two pairs and play against each other.
- The winners of these matches will then face each other in the Winner’s match.
- The victor places first in the group and advances to the next round.
- The losers of the initial matches face each other in the Loser’s match.
- The loser places fourth in the group, will drop out of the tournament.
- The loser of the Winner’s match and the winner of the Loser’s match will face each other in a fifth match.
- The winner gets second place in the group and advances to the next round.
- The loser places third in the group and will drop out of the tournament.
- The four remaining players will be put in a single-elimination bracket.
The 2014 Ladder Season 3 map pool is used.
- Foxtrot Labs LE
- Catallena LE
- Nimbus LE
- King Sejong Station LE
- Overgrowth LE
- Merry Go Round LE
- Deadwing LE
Maps and their order is selected by vetoes from the map pool before each match by the players.
€1,000 and the paid trip to IeSF WC are spread among the players as seen below:
Converted USD prizes are based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on August 2, 2014: 1 EUR = 1.34315 USD.
Possible tournament entry fee (€50) is refunded to the players placing 5th-8th by StarCraft 2 Finland (starcraft2.fi).
The 16 slots are filled with 8 invites and 8 qualified players.
Participants of the qualifier must be citizens of Finland.
- Online Qualifiers
- BYOC Qualifier
Group Stage 1
| Group 1
|August 1, 2014 - 17:00 EEST
Group Stage 2
| Group A
|August 2, 2014 - 11:00 EEST
|Round of 16|
|Round of 8|