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OSC Championship 8

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[e][h]OSC Championship Season 8
League Information
Organizer(s):
Sponsor(s):
Server:
Americas
Type:
Online
Location:
World World
Format:
1v1
Group Stage
Challenger Playoffs
Double-elimination Playoffs
Prize Pool:
$5,735 USD
Start Date:
2021-01-02
End Date:
2021-01-11
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
44
21
6
17
Maps
Chronology


The OSC (Online Sports Championships) StarCraft II League is an online global league comprising 675+ tournaments run over 2020 (season 8). The OSC World Rankings represent the data and results from all those tournaments (along with other bonuses and competitions), and are updated regularly throughout the year for players, teams and fans to follow.

The annual Championship is open to all OSC Elite Rewards Club members. The format is designed to reward those players who finish highly in the World Rankings (Top 20 seeded directly into the Championship Bracket), as they have shown a combination of results and regular participation throughout the year (675+ events), earning a high seed! All other club members start earlier in the bracket, either Group Stage or Challenger Brackets. All who play, get paid, and the winner is crowned the undisputed champion of online SC2 competition for the year, securing themself the engraved trophy and a position amongst the games greats in the OSC Hall of Fame.

Format[edit]

  • Season ends on December 20, 2020 - 23:59 KST.
  • The season 8 finals takes place from January 2 to January 11 2021.
  • All OSC Elite Rewards Club members who played at any point during the regular season are eligible to participate in the Season 8 Championship.
  • In the event of a tie on points, the player with the most scalp points will be awarded the higher seed.
  • Group Format:
    • Ranks 21-36 are seeded into 4 groups.
    • Dual Tournament Format.
    • The first round matchups are Bo3.
    • Qualifying and Elimination matches are Bo5.
    • Top 2 from each group advance to the Championship Bracket.
    • The players who place third and fourth in their groups drop down to the Challenger Playoff Stage.
  • Challenger Playoffs Format:
    • Challenger Playoffs consist of a mix of the 8 players coming from the Group Stage and the Club members who didn't qualify for the Championship Bracket or Group Stage.
    • All Challenger Bracket series are Bo3, except the 2 qualifying series which are Bo5.
  • Championship Bracket:
    • Ranks 1st-12th are seeded in Winner's Bracket according to their ranking.
    • Ranks 13th-20th are seeded in First Round of Winner's Bracket.
    • 3 Mid Season playoffs winners start in the Winner's Bracket.

Map Pool[edit]

Talents[edit]

  • Guest Commentator
  • French Commentators
    • France Funka (Alexandre Verrier)
    • France Koka (Thibault Le Gall)
    • France MoMaN (Emmanuel Marquez)
    • France TKL (Rémi Hibon)
    • France YoGo (Pierre-Marie Humeau)

Prize Pool[edit]

Participants[edit]

Protoss (20) Terran (6) Zerg (17)
Winners of the Mid Season Playoffs (3)
Poland MaNa 
South Korea Cure 
South Korea Solar 
Seeded into the Championship Bracket (17)
Poland Gerald 
France Clem 
Russia Bee 
Vietnam JusticeSimon 
Brazil Kelazhur 
Ukraine Bly 
Poland Krystianer 
Mexico SpeCial 
Mexico Cham 
Denmark MaxPax 
Vietnam MeomaikA 
United States Nina 
United States starkiller 
Poland PAPI 
Russia Vanya 
Poland Ziomek 
Seeded into the Group Stage (16)
South Korea Creator 
Denmark Lillekanin 
South Korea Armani 
Russia Exostriker 
Poland souL 
France Denver 
Taiwan Nice 
Estonia kiyj 
Mexico Pacomike 
South Korea Rogue 
United States Ryan 
Russia YoungYakov 
Germany ShoWTimE 
Russia SKillous 
Germany Spatz 
Vietnam ThuocLao 
Starting from the Challenger Playoff Stage (8)
France Arrogfire 
Finland Mixu 
Poland ArT 
Poland Snoxtar 
South Korea Zoun 
Spain SouLeer 
Poland Trifax 
Australia Vivid 

Championship Bracket[edit]

Upper Round 1
Upper Round 1
UB Round 1
UB R1
Upper Round 2
Upper Round 2
UB Round 2
UB R2
Upper Round 3
Upper Round 3
UB Round 3
UB R3
Upper Bracket Quarter-Finals
Upper Bracket Quarter-Finals
Upper Quarter-Finals
UB Quarter-Finals
UB QF
Upper Bracket Semi-Finals
Upper Bracket Semi-Finals
Upper Semi-Finals
UB Semi-Finals
UB SF
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Bracket Final
Upper Final
UB Final
Grand Finals (Bo7)
Marsman
2
MexicoSpeCial
3
Marsman
SpeCial
PolandGerald
3
MexicoSpeCial
2
Gerald
SpeCial
United StatesNina
3
PolandGerald
0
Nina
Gerald
Wed, 06 Jan 2021 12:55:00 +0000
South KoreaSolar
3
BrazilKelazhur
1
Solar
Kelazhur
VietnamJusticeSimon
0
PolandZiomek
3
JusticeSimon
Ziomek
Tue, 05 Jan 2021 14:30:00 +0000
South KoreaSolar
3
PolandZiomek
0
Solar
Ziomek
Tue, 05 Jan 2021 15:15:00 +0000
UkraineBly
0
South KoreaSolar
3
Bly
Solar
Wed, 06 Jan 2021 14:50:00 +0000
United StatesNina
2
South KoreaSolar
3
MexicoCham
3
South KoreaSolar
1
Cham
Solar
United Statesstarkiller
3
VietnamMeomaikA
2
starkiller
MeomaikA
PolandMaNa
0
FranceClem
3
MaNa
Clem
Wed, 06 Jan 2021 14:00:00 +0000
United Statesstarkiller
0
FranceClem
3
starkiller
Clem
Thu, 07 Jan 2021 11:00:00 +0000
DenmarkMaxPax
1
FranceClem
3
PolandPAPI
0
South KoreaCure
3
PAPI
Cure
Wed, 06 Jan 2021 11:05:00 +0000
RussiaBee
0
South KoreaCure
3
Bee
Cure
Wed, 06 Jan 2021 11:45:00 +0000
RussiaVanya
0
South KoreaCure
3
FranceClem
3
South KoreaCure
2
PolandKrystianer
2
FranceClem
3
Krystianer
Clem
MexicoCham
0
FranceClem
3
Cham
Clem
Fri, 08 Jan 2021 15:00:00 +0000
Lower Round 2
Lower Round 2
LB Round 2
LB R2
Lower Round 3
Lower Round 3
LB Round 3
LB R3
Lower Round 4
Lower Round 4
LB Round 4
LB R4
Lower Round 5
Lower Round 5
LB Round 5
LB R5
Lower Round 6
Lower Round 6
LB Round 6
LB R6
Lower Bracket Quarter-Finals
Lower Bracket Quarter-Finals
Lower Quarter-Finals
LB Quarter-Finals
LB QF
Lower Bracket Semi-Finals
Lower Bracket Semi-Finals
Lower Semi-Finals
LB Semi-Finals
LB SF
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Bracket Final
Lower Final
LB Final
MexicoSpeCial
3
United Statesstarkiller
0
SpeCial
starkiller
Fri, 08 Jan 2021 14:10:00 +0000
PolandArT
0
South KoreaArmani
3
ArT
Armani
Sat, 09 Jan 2021 11:00:00 +0000
BrazilKelazhur
2
South KoreaArmani
3
Kelazhur
Armani
MexicoSpeCial
1
South KoreaArmani
3
SpeCial
Armani
RussiaVanya
3
South KoreaArmani
1
Vanya
Armani
South KoreaZoun
3
PolandsouL
0
Zoun
souL
Sat, 09 Jan 2021 15:35:00 +0000
VietnamMeomaikA
2
South KoreaZoun
3
GermanyShoWTimE
3
FinlandMixu
0
PolandPAPI
0
GermanyShoWTimE
3
PAPI
ShoWTimE
Sat, 09 Jan 2021 20:30:00 +0000
South KoreaZoun
1
GermanyShoWTimE
3
Zoun
ShoWTimE
DenmarkMaxPax
1
GermanyShoWTimE
3
MaxPax
ShoWTimE
RussiaVanya
0
GermanyShoWTimE
3
Vanya
ShoWTimE
Sun, 10 Jan 2021 12:45:00 +0000
United StatesNina
1
GermanyShoWTimE
3
Nina
ShoWTimE
PolandKrystianer
1
GermanyShoWTimE
3
Krystianer
ShoWTimE
FranceDenver
3
TaiwanNice
0
Denver
Nice
Sat, 09 Jan 2021 14:45:00 +0000
Marsman
0
FranceDenver
3
Marsman
Denver
Sun, 10 Jan 2021 15:00:00 +0000
South KoreaRogue
2
SpainSouLeer
3
Rogue
SouLeer
VietnamJusticeSimon
0
SpainSouLeer
3
JusticeSimon
SouLeer
Sat, 09 Jan 2021 17:30:00 +0000
FranceDenver
3
SpainSouLeer
1
Denver
SouLeer
UkraineBly
3
FranceDenver
0
Bly
Denver
Sun, 10 Jan 2021 16:45:00 +0000
South KoreaCreator
3
RussiaSKillous
2
Creator
SKillous
PolandMaNa
3
South KoreaCreator
0
MaNa
Creator
Sun, 10 Jan 2021 14:50:00 +0000
PolandZiomek
0
RussiaBee
3
Ziomek
Bee
Sat, 09 Jan 2021 19:00:00 +0000
PolandMaNa
3
RussiaBee
1
MaNa
Bee
PolandGerald
0
PolandMaNa
3
Gerald
MaNa
Sun, 10 Jan 2021 17:10:00 +0000
UkraineBly
2
PolandMaNa
3
South KoreaCure
3
PolandMaNa
0
Cure
MaNa
Mon, 11 Jan 2021 11:20:00 +0000
South KoreaSolar
3
South KoreaCure
1
Solar
Cure
GermanyShoWTimE
3
South KoreaSolar
2
ShoWTimE
Solar
MexicoCham
0
GermanyShoWTimE
3
Cham
ShoWTimE
Mon, 11 Jan 2021 14:45:00 +0000
FranceClem
4
GermanyShoWTimE
1
Clem
ShoWTimE
Mon, 11 Jan 2021 15:30:00 +0000

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZerg
Participants
21617
Round of 32
15512
Round of 26
12410
Round of 18
739
Round of 14
626
Round of 10
424
Round of 8
422
Round of 6
222
Round of 4
112
Round of 3
111
Grand Finals
11
Winner
1

Map Statistics[edit]

vs. vs. vs. Mirrors
Map#Σ%Σ%Σ%
Deathaura LE3673442.9%74357.1%94544.4%148
Jagannatha LE22220100.0%95455.6%1010.0%-37
Lightshade LE4241325.0%159660.0%72528.6%187
Oxide LE3042250.0%114736.4%75271.4%-44
Pillars of Gold LE2764266.7%84450.0%41325.0%162
Romanticide LE3676185.7%115645.5%6060.0%147
Submarine LE9220100.0%110100.0%1010.0%131
Total Sum (Σ)20232201262.5%62323051.6%35122334.3%53236

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External Links[edit]

Viewership Statistics[edit]

Viewership Stats
Peak Viewers 5 490
Average Viewers 1 920
Hours Watched 97 423

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