NorCraft Cup Season 2: Norwegian Qualifiers



[e][h]NorCraft Cup Season 2: Norwegian Qualifiers
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Weekly Online
Location:
Norway Norway
Format:
1v1, Groups + Brackets
Prize pool:
€125
Start Date:
2014-09-10
End Date:
2014-10-18
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
Norway  TargA
Norway  Snute
Norway  Eiki
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
4
2
10
Maps

About[edit]

NorCraft Cup Season 2 is an online Nordic StarCraft II league played in September - November 2014, which includes regional qualifiers in Norway. The Norwegian qualifiers are organized in by Aposis Gaming (aposis.com), sponsored by Cooler Master and streamed on hitbox.tv.

Tournament Information[edit]

League Format[edit]

The Norwegian qualifiers for NorCraft Cup Season 2 consists of four qualifier tournaments and the Norwegian Regional Final tournament. The winners of each of the qualifier tournaments will get a direct spot in the Norwegian Regional Final, which has a total of 16 players. The remaining 12 spots will be given according to qualifier points, which players can earn in the qualifiers. Finally, the top four players from the Norwegian Regional Final will earn a spot in the Season Finals to play against the top four from Finland, Sweden and Denmark. The league is played entirely online.

Tournament Format[edit]

The tournament will consist of a WCS-style, double elimination group stage and single elimination playoffs. All matches are best-of-3.

  • Group stage:
  • 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.

Playoffs

  • Playoff matches start from round-of-8.
  • The third place match is played.

Map Pool Details[edit]

The on-going ladder season map pool will be used. Maps will be selected by vetoes.

Maps[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

€125 are divided among participants as follows:

Place Prize Season Final ID Team
1st €125 Direct Seed 1 Norway  TargA Imaginary Gaming
2nd Direct Seed 2 Norway  Snute Team Liquid
3rd Direct Seed 3 Norway  Eiki Karnage eSports
4th Direct Seed 4 Norway  AldriSiAldri ZZZZZ

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (4) Terran Terran (2) Zerg Zerg (10)
Qualifier winners (4)
Norway Creamcake *
Norway Snitchables
Norway Targa
Norway Snute
Qualified through points (12)
Norway Evire
Norway Microlife
Norway SolO *
Norway Eiki
Norway Scythe **
Norway Bemnex
Norway Emperor
Norway MangO
Norway Diffe
Norway MadMike****
Norway Civi
Norway AldriSiAldri
Norway Adrian***

* SolO gets Top Seed based on points due to Creamcake announcing not able to attend Regional finals
** Scythe, takes gets Last spot open based on Points and Draw between equal pointed players
*** MadMike Gets Plectos spot as he is not able to attend
**** Adrian gets Triaz spot as he is not able to attend

Qualifiers[edit]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
October 18, 2014 - 18:00 CEST
1. Norway  Snitchables 2-0 4-0
2. Norway  Adrian 2-1 4-2
3. Norway  Diffe 1-2 2-5
4. Norway  Emperor 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

Group B
October 18, 2014 - 18:00 CEST
1. Norway  Evire 2-0 4-0
2. Norway  TargA 2-1 4-2
3. Norway  MadMike 1-2 2-4
4. Norway  Bemnex 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

Group C
October 18, 2014 - 18:00 CEST
1. Norway  SolO 2-0 4-0
2. Norway  Eiki 2-1 4-2
3. Norway  Microlife 1-2 2-4
4. Norway  MangO 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

Group D
October 18, 2014 - 18:00 CEST
1. Norway  Snute 2-0 4-0
2. Norway  AldriSiAldri 2-1 4-3
3. Norway  Scythe 1-2 2-4
2. Norway  Civi 0-2 1-4


Playoffs[edit]

Quarter Finals (Bo3)
 Norway Evire
1
Evire 
 AldriSiAldri
October 18
 Norway AldriSiAldri
2
 Norway Snute
2
Snute 
 Adrian
October 18
 Norway Adrian
0
 Norway SolO
0
SolO 
 TargA
October 18
 Norway TargA
2
 Norway Snitchables
1
Snitchables 
 Eiki
October 18
 Norway Eiki
2
Semi Finals (Bo3)
 Norway AldriSiAldri
0
AldriSiAldri 
 Snute
October 18
 Norway Snute
2
 Norway TargA
2
TargA 
 Eiki
October 18
 Norway Eiki
0
Grand Final (Bo3)
 Norway Snute
0
Snute 
 TargA
October 18
 Norway TargA
2
3rd Place Match
 Norway AldriSiAldri
0
AldriSiAldri 
 Eiki
October 18
 Norway Eiki
1

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