Golden Championship Series 2018 Summer Season - April Qualifier

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[e][h]GCS 2018 Summer - April Qualifier
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
NetEase
Game Version:
Server:
NetEase
Type:
Online
Location:
China 
Format:
Double elimination
Prize pool:
CN¥ 5,800 (≃ $900)
Start Date:
2018-04-26
End Date:
2018-05-04
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Maps
Chronology

The April qualifier is one of four monthly tournaments that is part of the Asian Qualifier for GCS 2018 Summer.

The winner receives a small prize, as well as important points in the race to qualify for the Main Event.

Format[edit]

The 32 players invited for the preliminary round.

Preliminary rounds[edit]

Top 32 Asian players from the NetEase ladder at April 10th qualify for the preliminary rounds:

  • players are divided into 4 groups of 8 players each,
  • the groups are played as double elimination,
  • all matches are best-of-three,
  • top 4 qualify for the groupstage.

Groupstage[edit]

  • 16 players are divided into 4 groups of 4 players each,
  • the groups are played as double elimination,
  • all matches are best-of-three,
  • top 2 qualify for the playoffs.

Playoff stage[edit]

The Playoffs are a double elimination bracket where the winners of the 4 groups face the runner-ups.

  • WB Final, LB Semifinal & Final are Bo5
  • Grand Final is Bo7

Dates[edit]

  • Preliminary rounds (32 into 16):
    • group A: April 26
    • group B: April 27
    • group C: April 28
    • group D: April 29
  • Groupstage (16 into 8) : May 01-02
  • Playoffs: May 03-04

Prize Pool[edit]

Results[edit]

Preliminaries[edit]

Preliminary Group A[edit]

Preliminary Group B[edit]

Preliminary Group C[edit]

Preliminary Group D[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Semifinals
 South Korea Lyn
2
Lyn 
 无道oc
 China 无道oc
0
 South Korea Chaemiko
0
Chaemiko 
 Romantic
 China Romantic
2
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Lyn
1
 China Romantic
2
Losers' Round 1
 China 无道oc
0
 South Korea Chaemiko
2
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Lyn
2
Lyn 
 Chaemiko
 South Korea Chaemiko
0
Qualified for Playoffs
 China Romantic
 South Korea Lyn

Group B[edit]

Semifinals
 China 120
2
120 
 Fast
 China Fast
0
 South Korea FoCuS
2
FoCuS 
 Zhou_Xixi
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
Winners' Finals
 China 120
2
 South Korea FoCuS
0
Losers' Round 1
 China Fast
2
 China Zhou_Xixi
1
Losers' Finals
 South Korea FoCuS
2
 China Fast
0
Qualified for Playoffs
 China 120
 South Korea FoCuS

Group C[edit]

Semifinals
 China WFZ
2
 South Korea Lucifer
1
 South Korea LawLiet
2
LawLiet 
 TH000
 China TH000
0
Winners' Finals
 China WFZ
2
 South Korea LawLiet
1
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea Lucifer
1
Lucifer 
 TH000
 China TH000
2
Losers' Finals
 South Korea LawLiet
1
 China TH000
2
Qualified for Playoffs
 China WFZ
 China TH000

Group D[edit]

Semifinals
 South Korea Moon
2
 China Colorful
1
 South Korea Sok
2
Sok 
 Fly100%
 China Fly100%
0
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Moon
2
 South Korea Sok
1
Losers' Round 1
 China Colorful
2
 China Fly100%
1
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Sok
2
Sok 
 Colorful
Game 3 was originally played on Echo Isles, but there was a disconnect from Colorful.
 China Colorful
1
Qualified for Playoffs
 South Korea Moon
 South Korea Sok

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinal
 China 120
2
120 
 Lyn
May 3, 2018 19:00 CST
 South Korea Lyn
0
 South Korea Moon
1
Moon 
 TH000
May 3, 2018 19:00 CST
 China TH000
2
 China WFZ
1
WFZ 
 FoCuS
May 3, 2018 19:00 CST
 South Korea FoCuS
2
 China Romantic
0
Romantic 
 Sok
May 3, 2018 19:00 CST
 South Korea Sok
2
Semifinals
 China 120
2
120 
 TH000
May 3, 2018 20:00 CST
 China TH000
0
 South Korea FoCuS
2
FoCuS 
 Sok
May 3, 2018 20:00 CST
 South Korea Sok
0
Winners' Finals
 China 120
0
120 
 FoCuS
 South Korea FoCuS
3
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea Lyn
1
Lyn 
 Moon
 South Korea Moon
2
 China WFZ
2
WFZ 
 Romantic
May 3, 2018 20:00 CST
 China Romantic
0
Losers' Round 2
 South Korea Sok
2
Sok 
 Moon
May 3, 2018 21:00 CST
 South Korea Moon
0
 China TH000
2
TH000 
 WFZ
May 3, 2018 21:00 CST
 China WFZ
0
Losers' Round 3
 South Korea Sok
0
Sok 
 TH000
 China TH000
3
Losers' Finals
 China 120
3
120 
 TH000
May 4, 2018 20:30 CST
 China TH000
0
Grand Finals
 South Korea FoCuS
1
FoCuS 
 120
 China 120
4