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Starcraft League 2015
Group Stage: Double Round Robin, Playoffs: Winner-stays Bracket
¥100,000 (≃ $16,000)
The Starcraft League 2015 is the first Chinese team tournament in 2015 organized by NeoTV and casted by SCBoy. The participating teams include: well-established teams Invictus Gaming, yoe Flash Wolves, and Zenith of Origin; the newly formed X-Team and Brave Heart; Chinese clans SoloAsR and THpj; and Team LeiFeng, a team of mostly Koreans recruited by Leifeng Cup sponsor Leifeng for the purpose of competing in this team league. The league is broadcasted every Saturday and Sunday at 19:00 CST (7:00 EDT/13:00 CEST) on the SC2NEOTV channel at DouyuTV starting August 15, 2015.
100,000 CNY (~16,000 USD) are divided among teams as follows:
- Regular Season: Double Round Robin
- Individual format is Bo1.
- Team game format is Bo4.
- In the first half, 1st/2nd/4th matches are 1v1, 3rd match is 2v2 with Archon mode.
- In the second half, single players and archons are "mixed". Both team choose 3 players and an archon of two players. There might be three 1v1 and one 2v2 with Archon mode, or two 1v1 and two "single vs archon". According to Xiaose, this format greatly increased the winning chance of the weaker team.)
- Team which wins receives 3 points.
- 2:2 Tie game, both teams receives 1 point.
- Team which loses receives 0 point.
- Top 4 advance to Playoffs.
- 5 - 6th place remain spots in next season,
- 7 - 8th are eliminated,
- Playoffs: Winner-stays Bracket
- Individual format is Bo3 with the exception of ace match, which is Bo1.
- Team game format is Bo5.
- The first 4 matches are played in the mixed format which is the same as in the second half of the regular season.
- If a tie is reached after the 4 matches, both team choose one player to play in the ace match.
- Before Week 4 of 2nd half, the tournament is played in HotS. Then, it is played in LotV.
1: Before 2nd half, transfers:
yoe Flash Wolves: Sen joined.
X-Team: ByuN, Ein and Y74 joined.
Team LeiFeng: Apocalypse and NaTuRal left. CaptainAM and Gamja joined.
Touhou Project: Manta, JoCeLyN and ZKO joined.
For detailed results click here.
Showmatches (The King of Chicken #1)
- The one lost the match will enter the next round. All is Bo1. Races is RvR.
- XiGua was absent and replaced by CaptainAM. In theory and according to the rule, he was just the "winner".
- The King of Chicken #1