Golden Championship Series 2018 Summer Season - American Qualifier

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[e][h]GCS 2018 Summer - American Qualifier
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
NetEase
Game Version:
Server:
Azeroth (U.S. East)
Type:
Online
Location:
USA 
Format:
Double elimination
Prize pool:
CN¥ 3,000 (≃ $473)
Start Date:
2018-04-28
End Date:
2018-04-29
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
8
Maps
Chronology

Only opportunity for american players to compete at GCS 2018 Summer : the first part of the most important individual tournament in 2018 with one the biggest prize pool.

There is a single slot, so players have to win to qualifiy.

Format[edit]

The tournament progress according to the following rules[1].

Qualifier[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Playoffs consist in a double elimination bracket within invited players face qualified players :

  • earlier rounds are best-of-three,
  • grand final is best-of-five.
  • semi-final losers are crossed into losers' round 2.

Conclusion[edit]

Prize pool[edit]

Participants[edit]

Human Human (3) Orc Orc (1) Undead Undead (0) Night Elf Night Elf (4)
Invited Players
Chile Mackay USA LongWalk
Peru Walter
Peru Hunter
Qualified via American Open Qualifier
Australia Sooo_Unreal USA MuscleMike * USA OC
USA CrunCher *
* CrunCher played under the alias "Melancholy"
* It was revealed after the tournament that Razzorman played on behalf of MuscleMike during the tournament. Both players received a 1 year ban from GCS tournaments.

Broadcasting[edit]

EngSpeaking Back2Warcraft

EngSpeaking Hi2Chaco

Results[edit]

Quarterfinal
 USA LongWalk
2
LongWalk 
 OC
April 28, 2018 23:00 CEST
 USA OC
0
 Peru Walter
0
Walter 
 CrunCher
April 29, 2018 00:00 CEST
 USA CrunCher
2
 Peru Hunter
2
Hunter 
 MuscleMike
April 28, 2018 23:00 CEST
 USA MuscleMike
1
 Chile Mackay
2
Mackay 
 Sooo_Unreal
April 29, 2018 00:00 CEST
 Australia Sooo_Unreal
0
Semifinals
 USA LongWalk
2
LongWalk 
 CrunCher
April 29, 2018 00:30 CEST
 USA CrunCher
1
 Peru Hunter
2
Hunter 
 Mackay
April 29, 2018 02:00 CEST
 Chile Mackay
0
Winners' Finals
 USA LongWalk
0
LongWalk 
 Hunter
April 29, 2018 22:15 CEST
 Peru Hunter
2
Losers' Round 1
 USA OC
1
OC 
 Walter
April 29, 2018 00:30 CEST
 Peru Walter
2
 USA MuscleMike
2
MuscleMike 
 Sooo_Unreal
April 29, 2018 02:00 CEST
 Australia Sooo_Unreal
0
Losers' Round 2
 Chile Mackay
1
Mackay 
 Walter
April 29, 2018 03:00 CEST
 Peru Walter
2
 USA CrunCher
1
CrunCher 
 MuscleMike
April 29, 2018 03:00 CEST
 USA MuscleMike
2
Losers' Round 3
 Peru Walter
0
Walter 
 MuscleMike
April 29, 2018 23:00 CEST
 USA MuscleMike
2
Losers' Finals
 USA LongWalk
1
LongWalk 
 MuscleMike
April 30, 2018 00:00 CEST
 USA MuscleMike
2
Grand Finals
 Peru Hunter
3
Hunter 
 MuscleMike
April 30, 2018 01:00 CEST
 USA MuscleMike
1

Map Statistics[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    10 4 2 2 50.0% 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 - -
Ancient IslesAncient Isles    3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 - -
Echo IslesEcho Isles    1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - - -
Last RefugeLast Refuge    12 4 1 3 25.0% 2 0 2 0.0% - - - - - - - - 2 1 1 50.0% - - - - 1 1 - -
Terenas StandTerenas Stand    0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Turtle RockTurtle Rock    7 1 1 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - 2 - -
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    3 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - - -
Total Sum (Σ) 36 10 4 6 40.0% 5 2 3 40.0% 0 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0 0.0% 5 4 1 80.0% 0 0 0 0.0% 2 7 0 0

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