WarCraft III Champions League

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[e][h]WarCraft III Champions League
Company Information
Parent Company:
inGame.de (Season I to IV)
ESL (after Season IV)
Industry:
Professional Gaming Team League
Founded:
2002
Headquarters:
Germany Germany
Key people:
Ralf Reichert
Events:
Website:


The WarCraft III Champions League Series (WC3L) was an international professional gaming team league organized at first by inGame.de from Season I to Season IV, and thereafter by the Electronic Sports League (ESL). Each season, qualified professional esports teams would fight for the title during a regular season where they would be ranked based on a points system. At the end of the season, the best teams would gather to crown the champions during the playoffs (except Season I).

WC3L knew sixteen season in total between 2002 and 2010.

About[edit]

The first three seasons were played in Reign of Chaos before The Frozen Throne eventually took over in 2003 during the Season III. The most successful team is the British team Four Kings (4K) with four titles, ahead of SK-Gaming (SK) with three titles, followed by World Elite (WE) along with mTw and MYM, with two champion crowns.

Events[edit]

Event Version Date Winner Runner-Up
WC3L - Season I Reign of Chaos 2002-12-12 to 2003-02-17 SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming eSports UnitedeSports United eSports United
WC3L - Season II Reign of Chaos 2003-02-27 to 2003-05-24 SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming armaTeamarmaTeam armaTeam
WC3L - Season III Reign of Chaos 2003-05-30 to 2003-09-23 mortal Teamworkmortal Teamwork mortal Teamwork SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming
WC3L - Season IV The Frozen Throne 2003-10-09 to 2004-03-28 4Kings4Kings 4Kings armaTeamarmaTeam armaTeam
WC3L - Season V The Frozen Throne 2004-04-01 to 2004-06-27 mortal Teamworkmortal Teamwork mortal Teamwork 4Kings4Kings 4Kings
WC3L - Season VI The Frozen Throne 2004-08-15 to 2004-12-05 Team64.AMDTeam64.AMD Team64.AMD Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers Meet Your Makers
WC3L - Season VII The Frozen Throne 2005-01-13 to 2005-05-22 4Kings4Kings 4Kings Team64.AMDTeam64.AMD Team64.AMD
WC3L - Season VIII The Frozen Throne 2005-07-21 to 2005-11-27 4Kings4Kings 4Kings Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers Meet Your Makers
WC3L - Season IX The Frozen Throne 2006-02-01 to 2006-06-24 Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers Meet Your Makers 4Kings4Kings 4Kings
WC3L - Season X The Frozen Throne 2006-07-31 to 2007-01-28 4Kings4Kings 4Kings Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers Meet Your Makers
WC3L - Season XI The Frozen Throne 2007-02-14 to 2007-06-24 World EliteWorld Elite World Elite 4Kings4Kings 4Kings
WC3L - Season XII The Frozen Throne 2007-07-26 to 2007-11-19 SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers Meet Your Makers
WC3L - Season XIII The Frozen Throne 2008-01-24 to 2008-06-16 Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers Meet Your Makers mousesportsmousesports mousesports
WC3L - Season XIV The Frozen Throne 2008-07-27 to 2009-01-12 World EliteWorld Elite World Elite SK GamingSK Gaming SK Gaming
WC3L - Season XV The Frozen Throne 2009-02-22 to 2009-05-27 WICKED eSportsWICKED eSports WICKED eSports mousesportsmousesports mousesports
WC3L - Season XVI The Frozen Throne 2009-10-30 to 2010-03-14 WeMade FOXWeMade FOX WeMade FOX Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers Meet Your Makers

King of the Hill[edit]

# King Score Pretender Date
1
4Kings4Kings
Netherlands  Grubby
3:0
SK GamingSK Gaming
United States  Wizard
12th August 2004
2
4Kings4Kings
Netherlands  Grubby
3:0
SK GamingSK Gaming
France  FaTC
26th August 2004
3
4Kings4Kings
Netherlands  Grubby
2:3
armaTeamarmaTeam
Russia  Deadman
9th September 2004
4
armaTeamarmaTeam
Russia  Deadman
1:3
SK GamingSK Gaming
Sweden  MaDFroG
23rd September 2004
5
SK GamingSK Gaming
Sweden  MaDFroG
3:1
Team64.AMDTeam64.AMD
Russia  Caravaggio
14th October 2004
6
SK GamingSK Gaming
Sweden  MaDFroG
0:3
PhoeNixPhoeNix
South Korea  ReMinD
18th November 2004
7
3nemies will Die3nemies will Die
South Korea  ReMinD
3:2
FrienZFrienZ
South Korea  Swain
29th November 2004
8
3nemies will Die3nemies will Die
South Korea  ReMinD
3:2
Team mYm.HanbitTeam mYm.Hanbit
South Korea  Lucifer
20th January 2005
9
PhoeNixPhoeNix
South Korea  ReMinD
2:3
mousesportsmousesports
South Korea  Romeo
3rd March 2005
10
mousesportsmousesports
South Korea  Romeo
1:3
Team mYm.HanbitTeam mYm.Hanbit
South Korea  Susiria
24th March 2005
11
Team mYm.HanbitTeam mYm.Hanbit
South Korea  Susiria
1:3
SK GamingSK Gaming
South Korea  Zacard
7th April 2005
12
SK GamingSK Gaming
South Korea  Zacard
2:3
mortal Teamworkmortal Teamwork
Bulgaria  DIDI8
28th April 2005
13
mortal Teamworkmortal Teamwork
Bulgaria  DIDI8
1:3
SK GamingSK Gaming
Sweden  ElakeDuck
3rd August 2005
14
SK GamingSK Gaming
Sweden  ElakeDuck
3:0
mortal Teamworkmortal Teamwork
Lithuania  WinneR
31st August 2005
15
SK GamingSK Gaming
Sweden  ElakeDuck
0:3
World EliteWorld Elite
South Korea  Check
12th September 2005
16
World EliteWorld Elite
South Korea  Check
3:1
World EliteWorld Elite
China  Sky
29th September 2005
17
World EliteWorld Elite
South Korea  Check
3:2
mousesportsmousesports
South Korea  GoStop
6th October 2005
18
World EliteWorld Elite
South Korea  Check
3:1
Play.ITPlay.IT
South Korea  Lyn
16th November 2005
19
World EliteWorld Elite
South Korea  Check
3:1
Team mYm.HanbitTeam mYm.Hanbit
South Korea  StoRm
7th December 2005
20
World EliteWorld Elite
South Korea  Check
2:3
4Kings4Kings
France  ToD
8th February 2006
21
4Kings4Kings
France  ToD
3:0
FnaticFnatic
Norway  Creolophus
23rd February 2006
22
4Kings4Kings
France  ToD
3:1
SK GamingSK Gaming
Bulgaria  Insomnia
30th March 2006
23
4Kings4Kings
France  ToD
3:0
FnaticFnatic
Finland  Satiini
6th July 2006
24
4Kings4Kings
France  ToD
0:3
SK GamingSK Gaming
Ukraine  HoT
31st October 2006
25
SK GamingSK Gaming
Ukraine  HoT
3:1
FnaticFnatic
Netherlands  RotterdaM
29th November 2006
26
SK GamingSK Gaming
Ukraine  HoT
3:0
mousesportsmousesports
Russia  Happy
13th December 2006
27
SK GamingSK Gaming
Ukraine  HoT
3:0
SK GamingSK Gaming
Germany  Fire_de
7th February 2007
28
SK GamingSK Gaming
Ukraine  HoT
3:1
World Elite EuropeWorld Elite Europe
Russia  Rob
5th March 2007
29
Gravitas GamingGravitas Gaming
Ukraine  HoT
1:3
Meet Your MakersMeet Your Makers
South Korea  FoCuS
12th December 2007

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