Golden Championship Series 2015 (2v2 tournament)
The Golden Championship Series 2015 (2v2) 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 8 best players of the 2v2 ladder season are invited.
Format and dates
For the first installment, there were no qualifier tournament. Based on NetEase ladder ranking on 2015-12-31, the 8 best players are invited. They have to create pairs with another player present.
4 teams in a double elimination bracket :
- early rounds are best-of-3,
- Grand Final is best-of-5 (with 1-0 advantage for team coming from the winner bracket).
¥ 57,000 ( ≃ $ 8,663) are spread among the players as seen below :
|Place||$ USD||¥ CNY||Players|
according to xe.com conversion rate on 2016-01-23 (¥ 1 ≃ $ 0.15199 ).