Golden Championship Series 2018 Summer Season - May Qualifier

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[e][h]GCS 2018 Summer - May 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:
2018-05-15
End Date:
2018-05-27
Liquipedia Tier:
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Maps
Chronology

The May 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 May 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: May 17th
    • group B: May 18th
    • group C: May 19th
    • group D: May 20th
  • Groupstage (16 into 8) : May 24-25th
  • Playoffs: May 26-27th

Prize Pool[edit]

Results[edit]

Preliminaries[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group B[edit]

Group C[edit]

Group D[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Semifinals
  
  
  
  
Winners' Finals
  
  
Losers' Round 1
  
  
Losers' Finals
  
  
Qualified for Playoffs
  
  

Group B[edit]

Semifinals
  
  
  
  
Winners' Finals
  
  
Losers' Round 1
  
  
Losers' Finals
  
  
Qualified for Playoffs
  
  

Group C[edit]

Semifinals
  
  
  
  
Winners' Finals
  
  
Losers' Round 1
  
  
Losers' Finals
  
  
Qualified for Playoffs
  
  

Group D[edit]

Semifinals
  
  
  
  
Winners' Finals
  
  
Losers' Round 1
  
  
Losers' Finals
  
  
Qualified for Playoffs
  
  

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinal
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
Semifinals
  
  
  
  
Winners' Finals
  
  
Losers' Round 1
  
  
  
  
Losers' Round 2
  
  
  
  
Losers' Round 3
  
  
Losers' Finals
  
  
Grand Finals