NOM Gaming Inaugural Tournament
The NOM Gaming Inaugural Tournament is a tournament that was organized to announce and celebrate the creation of the StarCraft 2 division of the Israeli multi-gaming clan NO Mercy.
NOM Gaming is an Israeli Multi-Gaming organization. With the success and popularity of StarCraft II they have opened a new StarCraft 2 division within their clan and organized a 1v1 Tournament for the Israeli community to mark this occasion.
The qualifier tournament was an open signup single-elimination tournament with the top 16 qualifying for the main event. The order in which the top 16 finished was used to determine their seeds into the main event.
The main event was a 32-player double-elimination tournament. The top 16 of the qualifiers were joined by the nine members of NOM Gaming and seven additional players who were invited based on their past results in Israeli tournaments.
600 New Israeli Shekels (~$180) is spread among the players as seen below:
Converted USD prizes are based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on June 28, 2011: 1 ILS = 0.2901487682 USD.
|Protoss (15)||Terran (8)||Zerg (6)||Random (1)|
|Plato (I)||Assaf (I)||Osho (I)||Gulzar (N)|
|Snykes (I)||eman (N)||Sinok (I)|
|SWPro (I)||yossi (N)||GreatOldOne (Q)|
|aGGy (Q)||Amit (N)||Pure (N)|
|NotThat (Q)||Spinier (Q)||wuffwuff (Q)|
|regba (I)||EnderTX (N)||maoda (N)|
|Free (Q)||Shadowmoor (Q)|
|lotp (Q)||romanRai (Q)|
Legend: (I) Invited, (Q) Qualified, (N) NOM member
Full brackets are available here
- HecticSC's VOD thread for the NOM Gaming tournament (Hebrew)
- Forester's VOD thread for the NOM Gaming tournament (Hebrew)