SC2Improve Winter League 2013

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[e][h]SC2Improve Winter League 2013
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe Europe
Format:
6 Qualifiers into Ro16 Group Stage and Ro8 Single Elim Bracket
Prize pool:
€400 (≃ $551.14)
Start Date:
2013-12-10
End Date:
2014-03-20
Liquipedia Tier:
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
7
3
6


The SC2Improve Winter League 2013 is the second Winter League hosted by the SC2Improve community. SC2Improve is a practice group community found and managed by Wardí on EU Battle.net, residing in the channel and group SC2Improve. The groups focus is to help players improve by providing a social aspect to Starcraft 2 as well as a place to find practice partners, discuss strategies and play in tournaments. The SC2Improve Winter League is the follow up to the hugely successful SC2Improve Summer League 2013 which saw over 700 players take part.

Open to all leagues, the tournament is about bringing people together to enjoy the game as well as to provide a sense of competition with €400 up for grabs!

Prize Pool[edit]

€90 is awarded over the 6 Qualifiers.

€310 is spread amongst the players as seen below.

Converted USD prizes are based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on March 20, 2014: 1 EUR = 1.37784 USD.

Format[edit]

  • The two players from the Launch Event will receive places in the Ro16.
  • Six Qualifiers will be held. The winner of each qualifier will earn a place in the Ro16.
  • At the end of all Qualifiers, the top 8 players on the Points Ranking will also qualify for the Ro16.
  • The Ro16 will consist of 4 groups which operate using the "Winner vs Winner, Loser vs Loser" system.
  • The Ro8 and on will be a single-elimination bracket with Bo5 rounds.

Qualifier Points Explanation[edit]

Everyone who plays in a qualify earns a certain amount of points depending on the position they finish in as stated below. These points add up over all qualifiers and those in the top 8 on points after all the qualifiers will qualify into the RO16.

Place Points
1st Qualification
2nd 75 Points
3rd/4th 40 Points
Ro8 25 Points
Ro16 15 Points
Ro32 5 Points
Ro64 3 Points
Ro128/256 1 Point

Map Pool Details[edit]

Starting maps are decided by players vetoing from the map pool until one map remains. After this maps will be losers pick, with the winner getting 1 veto.

Players[edit]

Qualified Players[edit]

Protoss Protoss (7) Terran Terran (3) Zerg Zerg (6)
South Korea Patience
Netherlands uThermal
Poland Tefel
South Korea Arthur
South Korea SeleCT
South Korea Armani
Israel Adonminus
Russia Noname
United Kingdom JonnyREcco
South Korea Tassadar
Ukraine DIMAGA
Netherlands Sjaak
South Korea Solar
Denmark Pink
Czech Republic TomikuS
Germany Levi
Poland GraVe
  • GraVe replaced Levi as the next highest player in the Points Rankings who was online when a replacement was needed.

Overall Points Rankings[edit]

Complete Qualifier Points Rankings

Points Table
Player Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q5 Q6 Total
Israel  Adonminus
75
5
75
15
0
0
170
Czech Republic  TomikuS
5
0
15
40
25
75
160
South Korea  SeleCT
0
75
0
0
0
40
115
Russia  Noname
0
0
0
75
0
25
100
South Korea  Tassadar
0
15
40
0
0
40
95
Netherlands  Sjaak
0
5
15
0
75
0
95
Denmark  Pink
40
25
15
0
0
0
90
Germany  Levi
3
5
0
5
40
25
78
Spain  ToXiC
0
15
0
0
40
15
70
Poland  Zazu
25
25
5
3
0
0
58
Luxembourg  JackO
3
15
5
25
3
5
56
Poland  GraVe
5
0
40
0
5
0
50
Finland  Luolis
0
0
25
15
5
5
50
South Korea  Mamuri
0
0
5
25
15
5
50
Sweden  Namshar
15
0
0
3
25
5
48
Germany  AcRo
5
40
0
0
0
0
45

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

preview Group A
March 5, 2014 18:00 CET
1. Poland  Tefel 2-0 4-1
2. Poland  GraVe 1-1 2-2
3. Russia  Noname 0-2 1-4
4. South Korea  Arthur 0-0 0-0
preview Group B
March 3, 2014 19:00 CET
1. South Korea  Patience 2-0 4-1
2. Netherlands  uThermal 2-1 4-2
3. Czech Republic  TomikuS 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea  Tassadar 0-2 2-4
preview Group C
February 26, 2014 18:00 CET
1. South Korea  Solar 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Armani 2-1 4-2
3. Denmark  Pink 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea  SeleCT 0-2 0-4


preview Group D
March 7, 2014 19:00 CET
1. United Kingdom  JonnyREcco 2-0 4-0
2. Netherlands  Sjaak 2-1 4-3
3. Ukraine  DIMAGA 1-2 2-4
4. Israel  Adonminus 0-2 1-4
  • Groups will be drawn randomly in sets of 'seeds' (4 top seeds are drawn first into separate groups, and then next 4 seeds and so on).
  • Seeds are determined by the way in which you qualify and then by points. Launch event players > Qualifier Winners > Qualifying through Overall Points.

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 Poland Tefel
3
 Netherlands Sjaak
2
 South Korea Patience
-
Patience 
 Armani
Patience had to forfeit due to a meeting about his Visa.
 South Korea Armani
W
 South Korea Solar
3
 Poland GraVe
1
 United Kingdom JonnyREcco
0
JonnyREcco 
 uThermal
 Netherlands uThermal
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 Poland Tefel
1
 South Korea Armani
3
 South Korea Solar
3
Solar 
 uThermal
 Netherlands uThermal
0
Finals (Bo5)
 South Korea Armani
0
Armani 
 Solar
 South Korea Solar
3
3rd Place Match
 Poland Tefel
2
 Netherlands uThermal
3

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
736
Quarter Finals
314
Semi Finals
13
Finals
2
Winner
1

Stream[edit]

Wardi's Stream

See Also[edit]

External links[edit]

TL Info Thread Winter League Home Page