World Cyber Arena 2016

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[e][h]World Cyber Arena 2016
League Information
Organizer:
YIGI & Yinchuan Municipal Government
Game Version:
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Yinchuan
Format:
Groupstage : round robin
Playoffs : single elimination
Prize pool:
CN¥ 300,000 (≃ $ 43,452)
Start Date:
2016-12-11
End Date:
2016-12-12
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea  Lyn
South Korea  LawLiet
China  TH000
China  Yumiko
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
10
3
2
1
4
Maps
Chronology


The World Cyber Arena 2016 is one of the most important individual tournament of the year. With by far, the biggest prize pool of the year and the obligation to earn his place via a qualifier tournament, this is with Golden Championship Series and Pro Gamer League the most prestigious events.

It's organized by YIGI & Yinchuan Municipal Government, played at Yinchuan, offline. The korean player Lyn won, beating his countryman LawLiet in final.

Format and dates[edit]

Qualifiers[edit]

All players granted a spot through a qualifier :

  • 4 from China,
    • winners of each regular chinese qualifier (3 overall),
    • wildcard qualifier winner,
  • both asian-pacific qualifier finalists,
  • both european qualifier finalists,
  • both american qualifier finalists.

Qualifier chronological list :

Groupstage (10 into 4)[edit]

The groupstage is played on december 11th :

  • 10 players will be divided in two groups of five players each,
  • round robin (a player face each others once),
  • all matches are best-of-3,
  • top 2 of each group advance to the playoffs.

Playoffs[edit]

The playoffs are played december 12th :

  • single elimination bracket,
  • semifinals are best-of-3,
  • game for 3rd place and final are best-of-5.

Map pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

Main tournament[edit]

CN¥ 300,000 (≃ $ 43,452) are divided among participants as follows :

according to xe.com conversion rate on 2016-12-12 (CN¥ 1 ≃ USD 0.14484).

Whole event[edit]

The entire prize pool event is CN¥ 900,000 (≃ $ 133,380) whose :

  • CN¥ 300,000 (≃ $ 43,452) from the main tournament,
  • CN¥ 600,000 ( ≃ $ 89,928) from qualifiers.

Participants[edit]

Human Human (3) Orc Orc (2) Undead Undead (1) Night Elf Night Elf (3)
Qualified via China #1
China 120
Qualified via China #2
China Infi
Qualified via China #3
China TH000
Qualified via Asia-Pacific
South Korea Lyn South Korea LawLiet
Qualified via Europe
Belarus OrcWorker Ukraine Foggy
Qualified via America
USA LongWalk
Peru Hunter*
Qualified via Wildcard
China Yumiko
  • feRfe qualified, but isn't able to attend due to family issues. He'll be replaced by Hunter

Broadcasting[edit]

Russia lookhawk

  • Russia  HawK (Sergey Sherbakov)

South Korea checkpooh

  • South Korea  Check (Lee Hyung Joo)

South Korea NiceGameTV

  • South Korea  Hols (Jung Jin Ho)
  • South Korea  Indra (Park Sung Jun)

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

120
2-12-02-00-2
Foggy
1-22-00-20-2
Hunter
0-20-20-20-2
LawLiet
0-22-02-02-0
Yumiko
2-02-02-00-2
120
Foggy
Hunter
LawLiet
Yumiko
Group A
1. South Korea  LawLiet 3-1 6-2
2. China  Yumiko 3-1 6-2
3. China  120 3-1 6-3
4. Ukraine  Foggy 1-3 3-6
5. Peru  Hunter 0-4 0-8

Group B[edit]

Infi
2-00-20-22-1
LongWalk
0-20-20-21-2
Lyn
2-02-02-02-1
OrcWorker
2-02-00-20-2
TH000
1-22-11-22-0
Infi
LongWalk
Lyn
OrcWorker
TH000
Group B
1. South Korea  Lyn 4-0 8-1
2. China  TH000 2-2 6-5
3. Belarus  OrcWorker 2-2 4-4
4. China  Infi 2-2 4-5
5. USA  LongWalk 0-4 1-8
  • Hunter flight was delayed so Yumiko and Lawliet got Default Win. Hunter played only vs Foggy and 120.

Playoffs[edit]

Semifinals
 South Korea LawLiet
2
LawLiet 
 TH000
December 12th, 2016 - 13:00 CST
 China TH000
1
 South Korea Lyn
2
Lyn 
 Yumiko
December 12th, 2016 - 13:00 CST
 China Yumiko
0
Winners' Finals
 South Korea LawLiet
1
LawLiet 
 Lyn
December 12th, 2016 - 20:00 CST
 South Korea Lyn
3
3rd Place Match
 China TH000
3
TH000 
 Yumiko
December 12th, 2016 - 18:00 CST
 China Yumiko
1

Statistics[edit]

Maps[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
Ancient IslesAncient Isles    8 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 2 0 2 0.0% 1 1 1 -
AmazoniaAmazonia    15 3 2 1 66.7% 3 0 3 0.0% - - - - - - - - 4 2 2 50.0% 3 0 3 0.0% 1 1 - -
Echo IslesEcho Isles    9 3 0 3 0.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 3 0 100.0% 2 1 1 50.0% - 1 - -
Last RefugeLast Refuge    8 2 0 2 0.0% 2 0 2 0.0% - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% 3 2 1 66.7% - - - - - - - -
Terenas StandTerenas Stand    4 3 2 1 66.7% 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Turtle RockTurtle Rock    4 2 2 0 100.0% 2 0 2 0.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 1 -
Total Sum (Σ) 51 14 6 8 42.9% 8 1 7 12.5% 0 0 0 0.0% 2 0 2 0.0% 11 8 3 72.7% 7 1 6 14.3% 3 4 2 0

Distributions (race & region)[edit]

External links[edit]

Replays[edit]

Replays available here.

VODs[edit]