Golden Championship Series 2018 Summer Season - April Qualifier

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[e][h]GCS 2018 Summer - April Qualifier
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Game Version:
Server:
Type:
Online
Location:
China 
Format:
Double elimination
Prize pool:
CN¥ 5,800 (≃ $ 912,9)
Start Date:
2018-04-26
End Date:
2018-05-04
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
China  120
Korea (South)  FoCuS
China  TH000
Korea (South)  Sok
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]

Preliminary rounds[edit]

The 32 players invited for the preliminary round.

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 :

  • the winners of the 4 groups face the runner-ups,
  • semi-final losers are crossed into losers' round 2,
  • early rounds are best-of-3,
  • Losers' round 3, WB-Final and LB-Final are best-of-5,
  • Grand Final is best-of-7.

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]

CN¥ 5800 (≃ $ 912,9) are divided among participants as follows :

according to xe.com conversion rate on 2018-05-04 (CN¥ 1 ≃ USD 0.15739).

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

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    21 3 3 0 100.0% 3 0 3 0.0% 2 2 0 100.0% - - - - 4 2 2 50.0% - - - - 1 1 5 2
Ancient IslesAncient Isles    17 - - - - 6 4 2 66.7% 3 0 3 0.0% - - - - 3 1 2 33.3% 2 1 1 50.0% 1 - 2 -
Echo IslesEcho Isles    18 4 2 2 50.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 5 3 2 60.0% - - - - 4 3 1 75.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - - 3 -
Last RefugeLast Refuge    23 5 4 1 80.0% 2 0 2 0.0% 4 1 3 25.0% - - - - 3 2 1 66.7% - - - - 2 2 4 1
Terenas Stand LVTerenas Stand LV    17 7 3 4 42.9% 2 1 1 50.0% 5 2 3 40.0% - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% 1 0 1 0.0% - 1 - -
Turtle RockTurtle Rock    20 - - - - 4 4 0 100.0% 6 3 3 50.0% - - - - 6 2 4 33.3% - - - - - - 4 -
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    15 2 1 1 50.0% 4 3 1 75.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 4 1 3 25.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 1 - - 1
Total Sum (Σ) 133 21 13 8 61.9% 23 13 10 56.5% 27 12 15 44.4% 1 1 0 100.0% 25 11 14 44.0% 5 3 2 60.0% 5 4 18 4

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