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World Cyber Games 2012

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[e][h]World Cyber Games 2012
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
World Cyber Games, Inc.
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Kunshan
Format:
Group Stage, single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$40,000 USD
Start Date:
2012-11-29
End Date:
2012-12-02
Liquipedia tier:
Player breakdown
Number of players:
24
11
6
7
Maps
Chronology

Overview[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

A total of $40,000 is spread amongst the player pool as shown below.[1]

Place
$USD
Player
Team
 1st
$25,000
 2nd
$10,000
  • All prizes will be paid after 22% tax has been deducted. (Korean government tax rate on cash prizes)
  • WCG will pay all handling fees occurred by the sending bank. However, any handling fees occurred by the receiving bank will not be covered by WCG.

Format[edit]

Group Stage
  • Bo1 round-robin procedure.
  • Top 2 players in groups advance.
  • Ties are decided by head-to-head scores with extra tiebreaker games in the case of a 3-way tie.
Playoffs
  • 8-player single-elimination bracket seeded based on performance in groups.
  • All rounds in playoffs are Bo3.

Qualifications[edit]

Most countries will have a StarCraft II qualifier. For more Information, see qualifiers.

Qualified Players[edit]

Protoss (11) Terran (6) Zerg (7)
Incredible MiracleIncredible Miracle
South Korea YongHwa
PrimePrime
South Korea MarineKing
Team ALTERNATETeam ALTERNATE
Germany DarKFoRcE(1)
StarTaleStarTale
South Korea PartinG
Virtus.proVirtus.pro
Russia Turuk(2)
compLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming
Canada FireZerg
MilleniumMillenium
France Adelscott
compLexity GamingcompLexity Gaming
United States qxc
Team AcerTeam Acer
Poland ParanOid(3)
Isurus GamingIsurus Gaming
Argentina Capoch
Team Redbyte ItaliaTeam Redbyte Italia
Italy StarEagle
Team DignitasTeam Dignitas
Chile KiLLeR
Invictus GamingInvictus Gaming
China XluoS
Incredible MiracleIncredible Miracle
Peru Fenix
Monomaniac eSportsMonomaniac eSports
Canada Hendralisk
Invictus GamingInvictus Gaming
China MacSed
FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports
Mexico Maker
FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports
Mexico JimRising
TyLooTyLoo
China Jim
FXOpen e-SportsFXOpen e-Sports
Belarus LoWeLy
RoXRoX
Ukraine fraer
Canada CombatEX(4)
Malaysia Cobo
Ecuador mOJON

(1) DarKFoRcE is not able to attend due to visa issues.[2]
(2) Turuk replaced Happy, who decided to pull out of the tournament.[3]
(3) ParanOid replaced Nerchio, who chose to go to IPL5 instead.[4]
(4) AlexCMoi could not attend due to personal reasons and was replaced by CombatEX, the runner up of his qualifier.[5]

Group Stage[edit]

Groups were set via an official Group Drawing on November 10, 2012.[6]

[edit]

Group A
1. China Protoss MacSed 4-0
2. Belarus Zerg LoWeLy 4-2
3. South Korea Protoss YongHwa 3-3
4. Canada Zerg FireZerg 2-4
5. Ecuador Protoss mOJON 0-4
6. Germany Zerg DarKFoRcE 0-0
Group A Tiebreakers
Group A Matches
YongHwa
0
1
MacSed
YongHwa
MacSed
FireZerg
1
0
LoWeLy
FireZerg
LoWeLy
YongHwa
1
0
mOJON
YongHwa
mOJON
MacSed
1
0
LoWeLy
MacSed
LoWeLy
YongHwa
0
1
LoWeLy
YongHwa
LoWeLy
FireZerg
1
0
mOJON
FireZerg
mOJON
YongHwa
1
0
FireZerg
YongHwa
FireZerg
MacSed
1
0
mOJON
MacSed
mOJON
FireZerg
0
1
MacSed
FireZerg
MacSed
LoWeLy
1
0
mOJON
LoWeLy
mOJON
YongHwa
0
1
LoWeLy
YongHwa
LoWeLy
FireZerg
0
1
LoWeLy
FireZerg
LoWeLy
YongHwa
1
0
FireZerg
YongHwa
FireZerg

[edit]

Group B
1. Peru Terran Fenix 4-1
2. South Korea Protoss PartinG 4-1
3. China Protoss XluoS 3-2
4. Mexico Terran Maker 2-3
5. Italy Terran StarEagle 1-3
6. Malaysia Protoss Cobo 0-4
Group B Matches
XluoS
1
0
Cobo
XluoS
Cobo
StarEagle
0
1
Fenix
StarEagle
Fenix
PartinG
1
0
Maker
PartinG
Maker
XluoS
1
0
Maker
XluoS
Maker
StarEagle
0
1
PartinG
StarEagle
PartinG
Cobo
0
1
Fenix
Cobo
Fenix
XluoS
1
0
Fenix
XluoS
Fenix
StarEagle
0
1
Maker
StarEagle
Maker
PartinG
1
0
Cobo
PartinG
Cobo
XluoS
0
1
StarEagle
XluoS
StarEagle
PartinG
0
1
Fenix
PartinG
Fenix
Cobo
0
1
Maker
XluoS
0
1
PartinG
XluoS
PartinG
StarEagle
0
0
Cobo
StarEagle
Cobo
Fenix
1
0
Maker
Fenix
Maker

[edit]

Group C
1. Canada Protoss CombatEX 4-1
2. France Protoss Adelscott 4-1
3. Ukraine Protoss fraer 3-2
4. Poland Zerg ParanOid 3-2
5. Chile Zerg KiLLeR 0-4
6. Mexico Zerg JimRising 0-4
Group C Matches
fraer
0
1
Adelscott
fraer
Adelscott
CombatEX
1
0
JimRising
CombatEX
JimRising
ParanOid
1
0
KiLLeR
ParanOid
KiLLeR
fraer
1
0
KiLLeR
fraer
KiLLeR
CombatEX
0
1
ParanOid
CombatEX
ParanOid
Adelscott
1
0
JimRising
Adelscott
JimRising
fraer
1
0
JimRising
fraer
JimRising
CombatEX
1
0
KiLLeR
CombatEX
KiLLeR
ParanOid
0
1
Adelscott
ParanOid
Adelscott
fraer
0
1
CombatEX
fraer
CombatEX
ParanOid
1
0
JimRising
ParanOid
JimRising
Adelscott
1
0
KiLLeR
Adelscott
KiLLeR
fraer
1
0
ParanOid
fraer
ParanOid
CombatEX
1
0
Adelscott
CombatEX
Adelscott
JimRising
0
0
KiLLeR
JimRising
KiLLeR

[edit]

Group D
1. South Korea Terran MarineKing 4-1
2. China Protoss Jim 3-2
3. United States Terran qxc 3-2
4. Russia Terran Turuk 2-3
5. Canada Zerg Hendralisk 2-3
6. Argentina Protoss Capoch 1-4
Group D Matches
MarineKing
0
1
Jim
MarineKing
Jim
qxc
1
0
Hendralisk
qxc
Hendralisk
Jim
1
0
qxc
Jim
qxc
Turuk
0
1
Capoch
Turuk
Capoch
MarineKing
1
0
Hendralisk
MarineKing
Hendralisk
Jim
0
1
Turuk
qxc
1
0
Capoch
qxc
Capoch
Jim
1
0
Capoch
qxc
1
0
Turuk
MarineKing
1
0
Turuk
MarineKing
Turuk
Hendralisk
1
0
Capoch
Hendralisk
Capoch
MarineKing
1
0
qxc
MarineKing
qxc
Jim
0
1
Hendralisk
Jim
Hendralisk
MarineKing
1
0
Capoch
MarineKing
Capoch
Hendralisk
0
1
Turuk
Hendralisk
Turuk

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Quarter-Finals
Quarter-Finals
Q.-Finals
QF
Semi-Finals
Semi-Finals
S.-Finals
SF
Final
Final
F
ChinaMacSed
2
ChinaJim
0
CanadaCombatEX
1
South KoreaPartinG
2
ChinaMacSed
1
South KoreaPartinG
2
PeruFenix
0
FranceAdelscott
2
Fenix
Adelscott
South KoreaMarineKing
0
BelarusLoWeLy
2
MarineKing
LoWeLy
FranceAdelscott
2
BelarusLoWeLy
1
South KoreaPartinG
2
FranceAdelscott
0
PartinG
Adelscott
Third Place Match
Third Place Match
3rd Place Match
3rd P. Match
3rd P.
ChinaMacSed
2
BelarusLoWeLy
0

Racial Distribution[edit]

ProtossTerranZerg
Group Stage
1167
Ro8
521
Semifinals
31
Finals
2
Winner
1

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "WCG Grand Final Prizes". World Cyber Games, Inc.. 2012-11-13. Archived from the original on 2013-01-28.
  2. About my WCG (non)-participation tl.net. 2012-11-26.
  3. Empire.Happy pulls out of WCG TL.net, October 25th 2012
  4. "Nerchio Not Going to ESWC, WCG". Esplanet.net. 27 October 2012. Archived from the original on 3 January 2014.
  5. CombatEX replaces AlexCMoi Wcgcanada.net, November 13th 2012
  6. "WCG Group Drawing". World Cyber Games, Inc.. 2012-11-13. Archived from the original on 2014-01-03.