Starcraft League 2015


[e][h]Starcraft League 2015
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
DouyuTV
Game Version:
Server:
China
Type:
Online/Offline
Location:
China Shanghai
Format:
Group Stage: Double Round Robin, Playoffs: Winner-stays Bracket
Prize pool:
¥100,000 (≃ $16,000)
Start Date:
2015-08-15
End Date:
2015-12-27
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
  X-Team
Teams
Number of Teams:
8
Chronology

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.

Information[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

100,000 CNY (~16,000 USD) are divided among teams as follows:

Format[edit]

  • 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[1], 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.

Team Rosters[edit]

1: Before 2nd half, transfers:[2]
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.

Results[edit]

Overall Standings[edit]

Standings[edit]

Standings
1. Invictus Gaming 7-7-0 37-19 +18 28p
2. Team LeiFeng 7-5-2 36-20 +16 26p
3. X-Team 7-3-4 33-23 +10 24p
4. Brave Heart 5-7-2 32-24 +8 22p
5. yoe Flash Wolves 5-4-5 29-27 +2 19p
6. SoloAsR 3-3-8 19-37 -18 12p
7. Zenith of Origin 1-8-5 22-34 -12 11p
8. TouHou Project 0-5-9 16-40 -24 5p

For detailed results click here.

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Round 1
Brave Heart
2
X-Team
3
Round 2
Team LeiFeng
2
X-Team
3
Finals
Invictus Gaming
2
X-Team
3

Match 1[edit]

Match 2[edit]

Match 3[edit]

Showmatches (The King of Chicken #1)[edit]

The one lost the match will enter the next round. All is Bo1. Races is RvR.
Quarterfinals
 China Xiaose
0
Xiaose 
 MacSed
December 24, 2015
 China MacSed
1
 China Cloudy
1
Cloudy 
 F91
December 24, 2015
 China F91
0
 China Cyan
1
Cyan 
 CaptainAM
December 24, 2015
 China CaptainAM
0
 China XY
1
XY 
 Jieshi
December 24, 2015
 China Jieshi
0
Semifinals
 China Xiaose
0
Xiaose 
 F91
December 24, 2015
 China F91
1
 China CaptainAM
0
CaptainAM 
 Jieshi
December 24, 2015
 China Jieshi
1
Finals
 China Xiaose
0
Xiaose 
 CaptainAM
December 24, 2015
 China CaptainAM
1
  • XiGua was absent and replaced by CaptainAM. In theory and according to the rule, he was just the "winner".

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