Golden Championship Series 2015

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[e][h]GCS 2015 - Grand Finals
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Game Version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Shanghai
Format:
Double elimination
Prize pool:
CN¥ 95,000 (≃ $ 14,439)
Start Date:
2016-01-09
End Date:
2016-01-24
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
China  Infi
China  120
South Korea  ReMinD
South Korea  Moon
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
4
2
2
8
Maps
Chronology

The Golden Championship Series 2015 is organized by Blizzard Entertainment's Chinese partner : NetEase, played at Shanghai, offline. For the first time, the NetEase ladder season ends with a tournament. Within the 16 best players of the ladder season are invited.

The chinese player Infi won, beating his country man 120 in final.

Format and dates[edit]

Qualifier[edit]

For the first installment, there were no qualifier tournament. Based on NetEase ladder ranking on 2015-12-31, the 16 best players are invited. With top 4 allowed to choose their opponent from 13th to 16th place[1].

Groupstage (16 into 8)[edit]

16 players are divided into four groups of four players each :

  • double elimination,
  • all matches are best-of-3,
  • top two qualify for the playoffs.

Dates :

  • group A & B : january 5th,
  • group C & D : january 6th.

Playoffs[edit]

8 players in a double elimination bracket :

  • group winners face runners-up in quarterfinals,
  • semi-finalists are crossed into loser's round 2.
  • earlier rounds are best-of-3.
  • Grand Final is a best-of-5 (with an 1-0 advantage for the player coming from winner bracket final).

Dates :

  • quarterfinals : january 8th,
  • loser's round 1 : january 9th,
  • semi-finals : january 10th,
  • loser's round 2 : january 11th,
  • loser's round 3 : january 22rd,
  • finals : january 24th.

Map pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

Main tournament[edit]

CN¥ 95,000 (≃ $ 14,439) are divided among participants as follows [1] :

according to xe.com conversion rate on 2016-01-24 (CN¥ 1 ≃ USD 0.15199).

Whole event[edit]

The entire prize pool event is CN¥ 152,000 (≃ $ 23,102) whose :

  • CN¥ 95,000 (≃ $ 14,439) from the main tournament (solo tournament),
  • CN¥ 57,000 ( ≃ $ 8,663) from the 2v2 tournament.

Participants[edit]

Human Human (4) Orc Orc (2) Undead Undead (2) Night Elf Night Elf (8)
Qualified
China Infi South Korea FoCuS China tbc_bm South Korea ReMinD
South Korea Sok China Fly100% China 120 South Korea Check
China Romantic China Colorful
China TH000 China Zhou_Xixi
South Korea Moon
South Korea LawLiet
China Alice

Broadcasting[edit]

EngSpeaking Back2Warcraft

Russia WoLvInDaHouse

  • Ukraine  WoLv (Andrei Tokmakov)

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Semifinals
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 Nicker
January 5th, 2015
 Russia Nicker
0
 South Korea ReMinD
2
ReMinD 
 tbc_bm
January 5th, 2015
 China tbc_bm
0
Winners' Finals
 China Infi
1
Infi 
 Remind
 South Korea Remind
2
Losers' Round 1
 Russia Nicker
0
Nicker 
 tbc_bm
January 5th, 2015
 China tbc_bm
2
Losers' Finals
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 tbc_bm
January 5th, 2015
 China tbc_bm
0
Qualified for Playoffs
 South Korea Remind
 China Infi

Group B[edit]

Semifinals
 China 120
2
120 
 FoCuS
 South Korea FoCuS
1
 China Colorful
2
Colorful 
 Check
January 5th, 2015
 South Korea Check
0
Winners' Finals
 China 120
2
120 
 Colorful
 China Colorful
1
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea FoCuS
2
FoCuS 
 Check
 South Korea Check
1
Losers' Finals
 China Colorful
1
Colorful 
 FoCuS
 South Korea FoCuS
2
Qualified for Playoffs
 China 120
 South Korea FoCuS

Group C[edit]

Semifinals
 China Zhou_Xixi
2
Zhou_Xixi 
 LawLiet
 South Korea LawLiet
1
 South Korea Moon
2
Moon 
 Sok
 South Korea Sok
1
Winners' Finals
 China Zhou_Xixi
2
Zhou_Xixi 
 Moon
January 6th, 2015
 South Korea Moon
0
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea LawLiet
2
LawLiet 
 Sok
January 6th, 2015
 South Korea Sok
0
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Moon
2
Moon 
 LawLiet
 South Korea LawLiet
1
Qualified for Playoffs
 China Zhou_Xixi
 South Korea Moon

Group D[edit]

Semifinals
 China Fly100%
2
Fly100% 
 Alice
January 6th, 2015
 China Alice
0
 China TH000
0
TH000 
 Romantic
January 6th, 2015
 China Romantic
2
Winners' Finals
 China Fly100%
2
Fly100% 
 Romantic
January 6th, 2015
 China Romantic
0
Losers' Round 1
 China Alice
2
Alice 
 TH000
 China TH000
1
Losers' Finals
 China Romantic
2
Romantic 
 Alice
January 6th, 2015
 China Alice
0
Qualified for Playoffs
 China Fly100%
 China Romantic

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinal
 South Korea ReMinD
2
ReMinD 
 Romantic
 China Romantic
1
 China 120
2
120 
 Moon
January 8th, 2016
 South Korea Moon
0
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 Fly100%
January 8th, 2016
 China Fly100%
1
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
Zhou_Xixi 
 FoCuS
January 8th, 2016
 China FoCuS
2
Semifinals
 South Korea ReMinD
1
ReMinD 
 120
 China 120
2
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 FoCuS
January 10th, 2016
 China FoCuS
0
Winners' Finals
 China 120
0
120 
 Infi
January 24th, 2016
 China Infi
2
Losers' Round 1
 China Romantic
1
Romantic 
 Moon
 South Korea Moon
2
 China Fly100%
2
Fly100% 
 Zhou_Xixi
 China Zhou_Xixi
1
Losers' Round 2
 China FoCuS
0
FoCuS 
 Moon
January 11th, 2016
 South Korea Moon
2
 South Korea ReMinD
2
ReMinD 
 Fly100%
 China Fly100%
1
Losers' Round 3
 South Korea Moon
0
Moon 
 ReMinD
January 22nd, 2016
 South Korea ReMinD
2
Losers' Finals
 China 120
2
120 
 ReMinD
January 24th, 2016
 South Korea ReMinD
0
Grand Finals
 China Infi
3
Infi 
 120
 China 120
1

Statistics[edit]

Maps[edit]

Human vs. Night Elf Night Elf vs. Orc Orc vs. Undead Undead vs. Human Orc vs. Human Night Elf vs. Undead Mirrors
Map # Σ Human Night Elf Human % Σ Night Elf Orc Night Elf % Σ Orc Undead Orc % Σ Undead Human Undead % Σ Orc Human Orc % Σ Night Elf Undead Night Elf % Human Night Elf Orc Undead
AmazoniaAmazonia    16 6 1 5 16.7% 2 1 1 50.0% - - - - 2 0 2 0.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 2 0 2 0.0% - 3 - -
Ancient IslesAncient Isles    15 - - - - 3 1 2 33.3% 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 5 0 5 0.0% 1 3 - -
Echo IslesEcho Isles    7 3 2 1 66.7% - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - 1 2 - -
Last RefugeLast Refuge    10 - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 3 0 3 0.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 2 1 1 50.0% - 1 - -
Terenas StandTerenas Stand    10 6 4 2 66.7% 3 1 2 33.3% - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - -
Turtle RockTurtle Rock    4 1 1 0 100.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    19 5 1 4 20.0% 4 1 3 25.0% - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 5 3 2 60.0% - 2 - -
Total Sum (Σ) 82 21 9 12 42.9% 15 6 9 40.0% 3 1 2 33.3% 8 1 7 12.5% 7 3 4 42.9% 14 4 10 28.6% 2 12 0 0

Distributions (race & region)[edit]

External links[edit]

VODs[edit]

References[edit]