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SC2Improve Winter League 2013

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[e][h]SC2Improve Winter League 2013
League Information
Organizer:
SC2Improve
Server:
Europe
Type:
Online
Location:
Europe Europe
Format:
6 Qualifiers into Ro16 Group Stage and Ro8 Single Elim Bracket
Prize pool:
€400 EUR
(≃ $551 USD)
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 (7) Terran (3) Zerg (6)
Alien InvasionAlien Invasion
South Korea Patience
AT GamingAT Gaming
Netherlands uThermal
Team DignitasTeam Dignitas
Poland Tefel
ESC GamingESC Gaming
South Korea Arthur
Team DignitasTeam Dignitas
South Korea SeleCT
Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy
South Korea Armani
CascadeCascade
Israel Adonminus
RuWRuW
Russia Noname
Core GamingCore Gaming
United Kingdom JonnyREcco
Love Your GirlfriendLove Your Girlfriend
South Korea Tassadar
Team ROCCATTeam ROCCAT
Ukraine DIMAGA
Netherlands Sjaak
Samsung GalaxySamsung Galaxy
South Korea Solar
FnaticFnatic
Denmark Pink
Děravá KapsaDěravá Kapsa
Czechia TomikuS
Germany Levi
ESC GamingESC Gaming
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
CascadeCascade
Israel Protoss Adonminus
75
5
75
15
0
0
170
Děravá KapsaDěravá Kapsa
Czechia Zerg TomikuS
5
0
15
40
25
75
160
Team DignitasTeam Dignitas
South Korea Terran SeleCT
0
75
0
0
0
40
115
Russia Terran Noname
0
0
0
75
0
25
100
Love Your GirlfriendLove Your Girlfriend
South Korea Protoss Tassadar
0
15
40
0
0
40
95
Netherlands Protoss Sjaak
0
5
15
0
75
0
95
FnaticFnatic
Denmark Protoss Pink
40
25
15
0
0
0
90
Germany Protoss Levi
3
5
0
5
40
25
78
Karnage eSportsKarnage eSports
Spain Protoss ToXiC
0
15
0
0
40
15
70
Poland Zerg Zazu
25
25
5
3
0
0
58
ESC GamingESC Gaming
Luxembourg Protoss JackO
3
15
5
25
3
5
56
ESC GamingESC Gaming
Poland Protoss GraVe
5
0
40
0
5
0
50
Finland Terran Luolis
0
0
25
15
5
5
50
Love Your GirlfriendLove Your Girlfriend
South Korea Protoss Mamuri
0
0
5
25
15
5
50
Karnage eSportsKarnage eSports
Sweden Zerg Namshar
15
0
0
3
25
5
48
Germany Protoss AcRo
5
40
0
0
0
0
45

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

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


preview Group D
March 7, 2014 19:00 CET
1. United Kingdom Zerg JonnyREcco 2-0 4-0
2. Netherlands Protoss Sjaak 2-1 4-3
3. Ukraine Zerg DIMAGA 1-2 2-4
4. Israel Protoss Adonminus 0-2 1-4
Group D Matches
JonnyREcco
2
0
Adonminus
DIMAGA
2
0
Sjaak
JonnyREcco
2
0
DIMAGA
DIMAGA
0
2
Sjaak
DIMAGA
Sjaak
  • 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)
Semifinals (Bo5)
Finals (Bo5)
South KoreaPatience
L
South KoreaArmani
W
Patience
Armani
Patience had to forfeit due to a meeting about his Visa.
South KoreaArmani
0
South KoreaSolar
3
Third Place Match
Third Place Match
3rd Place
3rd

Racial Distribution[edit]

ProtossTerranZerg
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