Golden Championship Series - 2018 - Summer Season

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[e][h]Golden Championship Series - 2018 - Summer
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Netease
Game Version:
Server:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Shanghai
Format:
Groupstage : double elimination
Playoffs : single elimination
Prize pool:
¥  CNY
¥ 98,000 CNY (≃ $ 15,291 USD)
Start Date:
2018-06-04
End Date:
2018-06-10
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
China  TH000
China  Fly100%
China  Infi
South Korea  LawLiet
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
3
4
3
6
1v1 map pool
Chronology

The Golden Championship Series - 2018 - Summer Season is the first part of the most important individual tournament in 2018. With one the biggest prize pool of the year and the obligation to earn his place via a qualifier tournament, this is the most prestigious event.

It is organized by Blizzard Entertainment's Chinese partner : NetEase, played at Shanghai, offline. During July, the very best players of the world will fight in a double elimination groupstage before going into the single elimination playoffs.

Format and dates[edit]

Qualifiers[edit]

  • Players can earn Leader-board Points in the following three competitions :
    • 4 Monthly Qualifier Tournaments, Top 32 Asian Players of NetEase Ladder will be invited
    • 4 Monthly Ladder Races, ending on the 10th of each month
    • 1 Seasonal Ladder Race, ending in July

Groupstage (16 into 8)[edit]

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

  • GSL-style double elimination groupstage,
  • top two qualify for the playoffs,
  • all matches will be played as best-of-three.
  • Dates :
    • Group A : June 04th,
    • Group B : June 05th,
    • Group C : June 06th,
    • Group D : June 07th.

Playoffs[edit]

Playoffs consist in a single elimination bracket within winners of the 4 groups face the runner-ups :

  • earlier rounds are best-of-five,
  • Grand Final is a best-of-seven
  • Dates :
    • Quarterfinals : June 09th.
    • Semi-finals & Finals : June 10th.

Map pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

¥ 98,000 (≃ $ 15,291) are spread among the players as seen below :

Participants[edit]

Human Human (4) Orc Orc (3) Undead Undead (3) Night Elf Night Elf (6)
Chinese Players qualified via GCS Point System
China TH000 China Fly100% China 120 China Life
China Infi China WFZ
China tbc_bm China Colorful
Korean Players qualified via GCS Point System
South Korea Chaemiko South Korea FoCuS South Korea Moon
South Korea Lyn South Korea LawLiet
Qualified via European Qualifiers
Russia HawK Ukraine Foggy
Qualified via American Qualifier
Peru Hunter

Broadcasting[edit]

 English Speaking Back2Warcraft

 Russia WoLv In Da House

  • Ukraine  WoLv (Andrey Tokmakov)

 France ToD

  • France  ToD (Yoan Merlo)

 Russia Miker

  • Russia  Miker (Mikhail Mirchuk)

 South Korea Korean players

 China TeD

  • China  TeD (Zeng Zhuo)

 Russia Sonik

 Russia clownpooh

  • Russia  Clown (Ruslan Gilfanov)

 Russia Stink3r

Results[edit]

Groupstage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Semifinals
 China Infi
2
June 04, 2018 - 17:00 CST
 Peru Hunter
0
 China 120
2
June 04, 2018 - 18:15 CST
 South Korea Chaemiko
0
Winners' Finals
 China Infi
0
June 04, 2018 - 19:45 CST
 China 120
2
1st qualified
 China 120
Losers' Round 1
 Peru Hunter
0
June 04, 2018 - 21:00 CST
 South Korea Chaemiko
2
Losers' Finals
 China Infi
2
June 04, 2018 - 22:15 CST
 South Korea Chaemiko
0
2nd qualified
 China Infi

Group B[edit]

Semifinals
 South Korea Lyn
2
June 05, 2018 - 17:00 CST
 Russia HawK
0
 South Korea Moon
2
June 05, 2018 - 18:15 CST
 China tbc_bm
0
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Lyn
2
June 05, 2018 - 19:45 CST
 South Korea Moon
1
1st qualified
 South Korea Lyn
Losers' Round 1
 Russia HawK
1
June 05, 2018 - 21:00 CST
 China tbc_bm
2
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Moon
2
June 05, 2018 - 22:15 CST
 China tbc_bm
0
2nd qualified
 South Korea Moon

Group C[edit]

Semifinals
 South Korea FoCuS
1
June 06, 2018 - 17:00 CST
 China Colorful
2
 China TH000
1
June 06, 2018 - 18:15 CST
 South Korea LawLiet
2
Winners' Finals
 China Colorful
1
June 06, 2018 - 19:45 CST
 South Korea LawLiet
2
1st qualified
 South Korea LawLiet
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea FoCuS
0
June 06, 2018 - 21:00 CST
 China TH000
2
Losers' Finals
 China Colorful
0
June 06, 2018 - 22:15 CST
 China TH000
2
2nd qualified
 China TH000

Group D[edit]

Semifinals
 China Life
0
June 07, 2018 - 17:00 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
 China Fly100%
0
June 07, 2018 - 18:15 CST
 China WFZ
2
Winners' Finals
 Ukraine Foggy
2
June 07, 2018 - 19:45 CST
 China WFZ
0
1st qualified
 Ukraine Foggy
Losers' Round 1
 China Life
0
June 07, 2018 - 21:00 CST
 China Fly100%
2
Losers' Finals
 China WFZ
1
June 07, 2018 - 22:15 CST
 China Fly100%
2
2nd qualified
 China Fly100%

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals
 Ukraine Foggy
0
June 09, 2018 - 17:00 CST
 China Infi
3
 South Korea Lyn
0
June 09, 2018 - 18:45 CST
 China TH000
3
 South Korea LawLiet
3
 South Korea Moon
2
 China 120
1
 China Fly100%
3
Semifinals
 China Infi
1
 China TH000
3
 South Korea LawLiet
0
June 10, 2018 - 18:45 CST
 China Fly100%
3
Finals
 China TH000
4
 China Fly100%
1
3rd Place Match
 China Infi
3
June 10, 2018 - 20:30 CST
 South Korea LawLiet
0

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    12 2 2 0 100.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - 2 3 - -
Ancient IslesAncient Isles    14 2 2 0 100.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 3 1 2 33.3% - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% 2 2 0 100.0% 1 3 - -
Echo IslesEcho Isles    11 3 2 1 66.7% - - - - 4 2 2 50.0% - - - - 3 1 2 33.3% - - - - 1 - - -
Last RefugeLast Refuge    11 1 1 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 2 0 2 0.0% 3 3 0 100.0% 1 1 - -
Terenas Stand LVTerenas Stand LV    11 2 1 1 50.0% 2 0 2 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 2 1 1 50.0% - - - - - 2 - -
Turtle RockTurtle Rock    10 2 2 0 100.0% 3 0 3 0.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 3 0 3 0.0% - - - - - - - -
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    7 3 3 0 100.0% 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% 1 1 - -
Total Sum (Σ) 76 15 13 2 86.7% 11 3 8 27.3% 11 5 6 45.5% 5 4 1 80.0% 12 3 9 25.0% 6 6 0 100.0% 6 10 0 0

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