World Cyber Games 2008

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[e][h]World Cyber Games 2008
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Game Version:
Server:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Germany Cologne
Format:
Groupstage : round robin
Playoffs : single elimination
Prize pool:
$ 29,500 USD
Start Date:
2008-11-05
End Date:
2008-11-09
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
Netherlands  Grubby
South Korea  Moon
Russia  Happy
Ukraine  HoT
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
51
13
16
8
14
1v1 map pool
Chronology

The World Cyber Games 2008 is one of the most important tournament of the year among BlizzCon 2008, Electronic Sports World Cup 2008, World e-Sports Masters 2008 or International e-Sports Festival 2008 and by far the most prestigious. It's played offline in Cologne (Germany).

The Dutch player Grubby won, beating Moon in final.

Format and dates[edit]

Groupstage (51 into 16)[edit]

The groupstage consists of 8 groups :

  • round robin : (a player face each others once),
  • all matches are played as Bo1,
  • top 2 from each group advance to the playoffs,
  • played from November 5th to 7th.

Playoffs[edit]

The 16 players left are seeded in a single elimination bracket :

  • all matches are played as Bo3,
  • played on November 8th & 9th.

Map pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$ 29,500 are spread among the players as seen below :

Participants[edit]

Human Human (13) Orc Orc (16) Undead Undead (8) Night Elf Night Elf (14)
Qualified
France ToD
Netherlands Grubby
Russia Happy
South Korea Moon
Czech Republic Bonecracker
Spain LucifroN
China TeD
Ukraine HoT
Mexico Raspot
China Like
Switzerland Dave
Sweden SaSe
Russia XyLigan
Germany S.o.K.o.L
Finland Elfittaja Taiwan kim
Germany yAwS
Peru odiN Norway HenL
Russia Nicker
China Infi
Ukraine GhosT
Armenia Devil May Cry Malaysia Serry
United States SonKiE
Hungary DNA Italy Geno Ecuador Demonbladext
Venezuela alexito Croatia p1nke Philippines fredz New Zealand Kowi
Uzbekistan Tatap4yk Bangladesh Jish North Macedonia Mickey
Bulgaria Yo
South Korea WhO
pentagram
Poland MeS
United Kingdom Driftwood Slovenia grtgrt1 Pakistan Stud
India raZIel
Canada KiWiKaKi
Australia mOOnGLaDe
Germany XlorD
Lithuania Lose Denmark ThomasG
Serbia Aca
Belarus NightWOlf
South Korea FoCuS
Netherlands RotterdaM

Broadcasting[edit]

  • Germany  Khaldor (Thomas Kilian)
  • Germany  Reaper

Results[edit]

Here is groupstage results only, see groupstage detailed results page for more details.

Group Stage[edit]

DemonBladext
0-10-10-10-10-10-1
Grubby
1-01-01-00-11-01-0
Infi
1-00-11-00-11-00-1
odiN
1-00-10-10-10-10-1
SaSe
1-01-01-01-01-00-1
Serry
1-00-10-11-00-10-1
yAwS
1-00-11-01-01-01-0
DemonBladext
Grubby
Infi
odiN
SaSe
Serry
yAwS
Group A
1. Sweden  SaSe 5-1
2. Netherlands  Grubby 5-1
3. Germany  yAwS 5-1
4. China  Infi 3-3
5. Malaysia  Serry 2-4
6. Peru  odiN 1-5
7. Ecuador  DemonBladext 0-6


Elfittaja
0-10-10-10-10-1
GhosT
1-00-11-01-01-0
Happy
1-01-01-01-00-1
Lose
1-00-10-11-00-1
Mickey
1-00-10-10-10-1
ToD 
1-00-11-01-01-0
Elfittaja
GhosT
Happy
Lose
Mickey
ToD 
Group B
1. France  ToD 4-1
2. Russia  Happy 4-1
3. Ukraine  GhosT 4-1
4. Lithuania  Lose 2-3
5. North Macedonia  Mickey 1-4
6. Finland  Elfittaja 0-5


Devil May Cry
0-10-10-10-10-10-1
DNA
1-01-00-10-10-10-1
fredz
1-00-10-10-10-10-1
HenL
1-01-01-00-10-10-1
SonKiE
1-01-01-01-00-10-1
TeD
1-01-01-01-01-01-0
XyLigan
1-01-01-01-01-00-1
Devil May Cry
DNA
fredz
HenL
SonKiE
TeD
XyLigan
Group C
1. China  TeD 6-0
2. Russia  XyLigan 5-1
3. United States  SonKiE 4-2
4. Norway  HenL 3-3
5. Hungary  DNA 2-4
6. Philippines  fredz 1-5
7. Armenia  Devil May Cry 0-6


alexito
1-01-01-00-10-10-1
Geno
0-10-10-10-10-10-1
Jish
0-11-00-10-10-10-1
kim
0-11-01-01-01-01-0
p1nke
1-01-01-00-11-00-1
Stud
1-01-01-00-10-11-0
S.o.K.o.L
1-01-01-00-11-00-1
alexito
Geno
Jish
kim
p1nke
Stud
S.o.K.o.L
Group D
1. Taiwan  kim 5-1
2. Germany  S.o.K.o.L 4-2
3. Croatia  p1nke 4-2
3. Pakistan  Stud 4-2
5. Venezuela  alexito 3-3
6. Bangladesh  Jish 1-5
7. Italy  Geno 0-6


Bonecracker
1-00-11-01-01-0
Like
0-11-01-01-01-0
mOOnGLaDe
1-00-11-00-11-0
Tatap4yk
0-10-10-10-10-1
ThomasG
0-10-11-01-00-1
WhO
0-10-10-11-01-0
Bonecracker
Like
mOOnGLaDe
Tatap4yk
ThomasG
WhO
Group E
1. China  Like 4-1
2. Czech Republic  Bonecracker 4-1
3. Australia  mOOnGLaDe 3-2
4. South Korea  WhO 2-3
4. Denmark  ThomasG 2-3
6. Uzbekistan  Tatap4yk 0-5


Dave
0-10-10-10-10-10-1
grtgrt1
1-00-10-10-10-10-1
Kowi
1-01-01-00-10-11-0
Nicker
1-01-00-11-01-01-0
NightWOlf
1-01-01-00-10-11-0
Raspot
1-01-01-00-11-00-1
Yo
1-01-00-10-10-11-0
Dave
grtgrt1
Kowi
Nicker
NightWOlf
Raspot
Yo
Group F
1. Russia  Nicker 5-1
2. Mexico  Raspot 4-2
3. New Zealand  Kowi 4-2
3. Belarus  NightWOlf 4-2
5. Bulgaria  Yo 3-3
6. Slovenia  grtgrt1 1-5
7. Switzerland  Dave 0-6


Driftwood
0-10-10-1
1-00-11-0
Moon
1-01-01-0
zaZIel
1-00-10-1
Driftwood
Moon
zaZIel
Group G
1. South Korea  Moon 3-0
2. Ukraine  HoT 2-1
3. India  raZIel 1-2
4. United Kingdom  Driftwood 0-3


Aca
1-01-00-10-10-11-0
FoCuS
0-11-00-11-00-11-0
KiWiKaKi
0-10-10-11-00-10-1
LucifroN
1-01-01-01-01-00-1
MeS
1-00-10-10-11-00-1
RotterdaM
1-01-01-00-10-10-1
XlorD
0-10-11-01-01-01-0
Aca
FoCuS
KiWiKaKi
LucifroN
MeS
RotterdaM
XlorD
Group H
1. Spain  LucifroN 5-1
2. Germany  XlorD 4-2
3. Serbia  Aca 3-3
3. South Korea  FoCuS 3-3
3. Netherlands  RotterdaM 3-3
6. Poland  MeS 2-4
7. Canada  KiWiKaKi 1-5

Tie-breakers[edit]

Tie-breaker (Group A)
1. Sweden  SaSe 2-0
2. Netherlands  Grubby 1-1
3. Germany  yAwS 0-2
Tie-breaker (Group B)
1. France  ToD 2-0
2. Russia  Happy 1-1
3. Ukraine  GhosT 0-1
Tie-breaker (Group D)
2. Germany  S.o.K.o.L 2-0
3. Croatia  p1nke 1-1
4. Pakistan  Stud 0-2
Tie-breaker (Group F)
2. Mexico  Raspot 3-1
3. New Zealand  Kowi 1-2
4. Belarus  NightWOlf 1-2

Playoffs[edit]

Round of 16
 Sweden SaSe
2
November 08, 2008 - 12:00 CET
 Mexico Raspot
1
 Russia Happy
2
November 08, 2008 - 12:00 CET
 Czech Republic Bonecracker
1
 China TeD
2
November 08, 2008 - 12:00 CET
 Germany XlorD
0
 South Korea Moon
2
November 08, 2008 - 12:00 CET
 Germany S.o.K.o.L
0
 France ToD
2
November 08, 2008 - 12:00 CET
 China Like
1
 Russia Nicker
0
November 08, 2008 - 12:00 CET
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 Taiwan kim
0
kim 
 HoT
November 08, 2008 - 12:00 CET
 Ukraine HoT
2
 Spain LucifroN
2
November 08, 2008 - 12:00 CET
 Russia XyLigan
0
Quarterfinals
 Sweden SaSe
1
November 08, 2008 - 14:00 CET
 Russia Happy
2
 China TeD
1
November 08, 2008 - 14:00 CET
 South Korea Moon
2
 France ToD
1
November 08, 2008 - 14:00 CET
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 Ukraine HoT
2
November 08, 2008 - 14:00 CET
 Spain LucifroN
0
Semifinals
 Russia Happy
1
November 08, 2008 - 16:00 CET
 South Korea Moon
2
 Netherlands Grubby
2
November 08, 2008 - 16:00 CET
 Ukraine HoT
0
Finals
 South Korea Moon
1
November 09, 2008 - 13:00 CET
 Netherlands Grubby
2
3rd Place Match
 Russia Happy
2
November 08, 2008 - 18:00 CET
 Ukraine HoT
0

Statistics[edit]

Maps (playoffs only)[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
Gnoll WoodGnoll Wood    4 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 2 0 100.0% 2 1 1 50.0% - - - -
Secret ValleySecret Valley    12 1 0 1 0.0% 4 1 3 25.0% - - - - 2 1 1 50.0% 1 1 0 100.0% 3 1 2 33.3% - 1 - -
Terenas StandTerenas Stand    3 1 0 1 0.0% 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% - - - -
Turtle RockTurtle Rock    8 - - - - 2 2 0 100.0% - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% 2 0 2 0.0% 3 1 2 33.3% - - - -
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    13 1 1 0 100.0% 4 1 3 25.0% - - - - 2 2 0 100.0% 3 2 1 66.7% 2 1 1 50.0% - 1 - -
Total Sum (Σ) 40 3 1 2 33.3% 11 5 6 45.5% 0 0 0 0.0% 5 4 1 80.0% 8 5 3 62.5% 11 5 6 45.5% 0 2 0 0

Distributions (race & region)[edit]

External links[edit]

Webarchive links :

VODs[edit]