OSC Championship 4
Round Robin Group Stage
Direct Elimination Group Stage
The Oseanic StarCraft 2 Championship (OSC) is an non-profit online sports league, that supports and showcases the best talent from the Oceanic, South East Asian, North American, Latin American and Chinese regions! The League is a conglomeration of numerous partnered tournaments, investors and community members who have united to share their time, skills, resources, data and assets, to create a rapidly growing ongoing event for players to compete in on a daily basis!
The league follows a yearly season format, where players earn points for placing highly in all partnered tournaments, along with points acquired through bonuses and challenge matches. These points and player data act to form the OSC World Rankings and seeding system.
The top 50 players ranked via OSC points are invited to play in the Grand Finale to determine season 4's champion.
- Season ends on 18 December, 2016 - 11:59pm AEDT.
- The season 4 finals will take place from January 1 to January 8, 2017.
- Top 50 Ranked players from all OSC partnered tournaments in 2016 will be invited.
- In the event of a tie on points, the player with the most scalp points will be awarded the higher seed.
- Group Format
- Ranks 27-50 will be seeded into 4 Round Robin Best of 2 groups.
- Top 3 from each group advance to the Group Playoffs
- Group Playoffs Format
- The Group Playoffs will be Best of 5
- The 6 winners of the 6 matches will move on to face the 21st-26th seeds in the Main Bracket
- Bracket format
- Ranks 1st-8th will be seeded in Winner's Bracket according to their ranking
- Ranks 9th-20th will be seeded in Winners Bracket Round 1
- Ranks 21st-26th will be seeded in Loser's Bracket Round 1
- Winners of the Group Playoffs will join the Top 26 in the bracket stage.
- Winners Bracket matches are Bo3 in Rounds 1 + 2, Bo5 from Round 3 onwards
- Losers Bracket matches are Bo5
- Grand Finals: first series Bo5, second series Bo5 (if required).
Casters, Hosts and Observer
- Leigh "Maynarde" Mandalov
- Jared "PiG" Krensel
- Daniel "Deth" Haynes
- Helen "Zepph" Browitt
- Paulo "CatZ" Vizcarra
- Jonathon "Wardi" Ward
- Robert "BobbyAwesome" Chezwick
- Jeremy "EleMenTfiNi" G.
Prize pool is $10 000+ USD
- Conversions from USD to AUD taken from xe.com 2016-12-14 at 6:02pm
|Seeded into Bracket (25)|
|Protoss (3)||Terran (9)||Zerg (13)|
|Seeded into Group Stage (24)|
|Protoss (7)||Terran (8)||Zerg (9)|
1 Hydra pulled out last minute. His spot will be taken by an extra qualifier from the group stage playoffs.
|Round of 49|
|Round of 37|
|Round of 32|
|Round of 26|
|Round of 18|
|Round of 14|
|Round of 10|
|Round of 8|
|Round of 6|
|Round of 4|
|Round of 3|
|Vaani Research Station||21||4||4||0||100.0%||4||1||3||25.0%||4||2||2||50.0%||4||4||1|
|Total Sum (Σ)||169||38||23||15||60.5%||24||13||11||54.2%||24||11||13||45.8%||25||47||11|