Golden Championship Series 2016 Fall Season

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[e][h]GCS 2016 Fall - Grand Finals
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Game Version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Shanghai
Format:
Double elimination
Prize pool:
CN¥ 95,000 (≃ $ 13,682)
Start Date:
2016-12-15
End Date:
2017-01-01
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
China  120
Korea (South)  Lyn
Ukraine  Foggy
China  TH000
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
3
5
2
6
Maps
Chronology


The Golden Championship Series 2016 Fall Season is the second part of one of the most important indivudual tournament in 2016. With one the biggest prize pool of the year and the obligation to earn his place via a qualifier tournament, this is with World Cyber Games and Pro Gamer League the most prestigious events.

It is organized by Blizzard Entertainment's Chinese partner : NetEase, played at Shanghai, offline. From december 15th to january 1st, the very best players of the world fight in a double elimination system.

The chinese player 120 won, beating Lyn in final.

Format and dates[edit]

Qualifiers[edit]

Four qualifiers for four slots each :

Groupstage (16 into 8)[edit]

16 players are divided into four groups of four players each[1] :

  • double elimination bracket,
  • best-of-3,
  • top two of each group advanc to the playoffs.

Dates :

  • group A : december 15th & 17th,
  • group B : december 16th & 18th,
  • group C : december 22nd & 23rd,
  • group D : december 24th & 25th.

Playoffs[edit]

Playoffs consist in a double elimination bracket[1] :

  • winners of the groups face the runner-ups,
  • semi-final losers are crossed into losers' round 2,
  • earlier rounds are best-of-3,
  • Grand Final is a best-of-5.

Dates :

  • quarterfinals : december 29th,
  • semi-finals and losers' round 1 : december 30th,
  • final and losers' round 2 & 3 : december 31st,
  • losers' final and Grand Final : january 1st 2017.

Map pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

Main tournament[edit]

¥ 95,000 (≃ $ 13,682) are divided among participants as follows[1] :

according to xe.com conversion rate on 2017-01-01 (CN¥ 1 ≃ USD 0.14402).

Whole event[edit]

The entire prize pool event is CN¥ 152,000 (≃ $ 21,889.3) whose :

  • CN¥ 95,000 (≃ $ 13,681.90) from the main tournament.
  • CN¥ 57,000 (≃ $ 8,207.4) from the 2v2 tournament.

Participants[edit]

Human Human (3) Orc Orc (5) Undead Undead (2) Night Elf Night Elf (6)
Qualified via Chinese Qualifier #1
China TH000 China ZDR China WFZ
China Infi
Qualified via Chinese Qualifier #2
China 120 China Colorful
Ukraine Foggy
Korea (South) Check
Qualified via Chinese Qualifier #3
China Romantic China Fly100% China Life
China Zhou_Xixi
Qualified via International Qualifier
Korea (South) Lyn Serbia Rudan
Korea (South) FoCuS
Korea (South) So.in

Broadcasting[edit]

EngSpeaking Back2Warcraft

Russia WoLvInDaHouse

  • Ukraine  WoLv (Andrey Tokmakov)


Results[edit]

Groupstage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Semifinals
 South Korea So.In
0
So.In 
 Infi
December 15, 2016 18:00 CST
 China Infi
2
 South Korea FoCuS
2
FoCuS 
 Romantic
December 15, 2016 19:30 CST
 China Romantic
0
Winners' Finals
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 FoCuS
December 17, 2016 16:30 CST
 South Korea FoCuS
1
1st qualified
 China Infi
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea So.In
1
So.In 
 Romantic
December 15, 2016 21:00 CST
 China Romantic
2
Losers' Finals
 South Korea FoCuS
0
FoCuS 
 Romantic
December 17, 2016 18:00 CST
 China Romantic
2
2nd qualified
 China Romantic

Group B[edit]

Semifinals
 China Colorful
0
Colorful 
 Check
December 16, 2016 18:00 CST
 South Korea Check
2
 China WFZ
2
WFZ 
 Fly100%
December 16, 2016 19:30 CST
 China Fly100%
1
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Check
2
Check 
 WFZ
December 18, 2016 18:00 CST
 China WFZ
1
1st qualified
 South Korea Check
Losers' Round 1
 China Colorful
1
Colorful 
 Fly100%
December 16, 2016 21:00 CST
 China Fly100%
2
Losers' Finals
 China WFZ
2
WFZ 
 Fly100%
December 18, 2016 19:00 CST
 China Fly100%
1
2nd qualified
 China WFZ

Group C[edit]

Semifinals
 China Zhou_Xixi
2
Zhou_Xixi 
 ZDR
December 22, 2016 19:30 CST
 China ZDR
0
 China TH000
2
TH000 
 Foggy
December 22, 2016 21:00 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
0
Winners' Finals
 China Zhou_Xixi
1
Zhou_Xixi 
 TH000
December 23, 2016 18:00 CST
 China TH000
2
1st qualified
 China TH000
Losers' Round 1
 China ZDR
1
ZDR 
 Foggy
December 23, 2016 19:30 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Losers' Finals
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
Zhou_Xixi 
 Foggy
December 23, 2016 21:00 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
2nd qualified
 Ukraine Foggy

Group D[edit]

Semifinals
 South Korea Lyn
2
Lyn 
 Life
December 24, 2016 19:30 CST
 China Life
0
 China 120
2
120 
 Rudan
December 24, 2016 21:00 CST
 Serbia Rudan
0
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Lyn
0
Lyn 
 120
December 25, 2016 18:00 CST
 China 120
2
1st qualified
 China 120
Losers' Round 1
 China Life
2
Life 
 Rudan
December 25, 2016 19:30 CST
 Serbia Rudan
1
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Lyn
2
Lyn 
 Life
December 25, 2016 21:00 CST
 China Life
0
2nd qualified
 South Korea Lyn

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinal
 China Infi
0
Infi 
 WFZ
December 29, 2016 16:30 CST
 China WFZ
2
 China TH000
1
TH000 
 Lyn
December 29, 2016 18:00 CST
 South Korea Lyn
2
 South Korea Check
2
Check 
 Romantic
December 29, 2016 19:30 CST
 China Romantic
1
 China 120
2
120 
 Foggy
December 29, 2016 21:00 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
1
Semifinals
 China WFZ
0
WFZ 
 Lyn
December 30, 2016 16:30 CST
 South Korea Lyn
2
 South Korea Check
0
Check 
 120
December 30, 2016 18:00 CST
 China 120
2
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Lyn
0
Lyn 
 120
December 31, 2016 16:30 CST
 China 120
2
Losers' Round 1
 China Infi
0
Infi 
 TH000
December 30, 2016 19:30 CST
 China TH000
2
 China Romantic
1
Romantic 
 Foggy
December 30, 2016 21:00 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Losers' Round 2
 South Korea Check
1
Check 
 TH000
December 31, 2016 18:00 CST
 China TH000
2
 China WFZ
0
WFZ 
 Foggy
December 31, 2016 19:30 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Losers' Round 3
 China TH000
1
TH000 
 Foggy
December 31, 2016 20:30 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Lyn
2
Lyn 
 Foggy
January 01, 2017 18:00 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
0
Grand Finals
 China 120
3
120 
 Lyn
 South Korea Lyn
2

Statistics[edit]

Map[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    15 1 1 0 100.0% 4 2 2 50.0% 2 0 2 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 2 1 1 50.0% - 3 - -
Ancient IslesAncient Isles    14 4 0 4 0.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - 4 2 2 50.0% 3 2 1 66.7% - 1 - -
Echo IslesEcho Isles    12 2 1 1 50.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 3 2 1 66.7% - - - - 3 2 1 66.7% 3 1 2 33.3% - - - -
Last RefugeLast Refuge    16 5 4 1 80.0% 2 0 2 0.0% 4 1 3 25.0% - - - - 2 0 2 0.0% 2 0 2 0.0% - 1 - -
Terenas StandTerenas Stand    13 4 3 1 75.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 3 0 3 0.0% - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 1 1 - -
Turtle RockTurtle Rock    7 - - - - 3 1 2 33.3% 2 1 1 50.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - -
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    9 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 2 2 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 3 1 2 33.3% 1 0 1 0.0% - - - -
Total Sum (Σ) 86 17 9 8 52.9% 14 5 9 35.7% 17 6 11 35.3% 2 2 0 100.0% 15 6 9 40.0% 12 5 7 41.7% 2 7 0 0

Distributions (race & region)[edit]

External links[edit]

Replays[edit]

Replays available here.

VODs[edit]

References[edit]