G-League 2012 Season 2

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[e][h]G-League Season 2
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
gamefy.cn
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Shanghai
Format:
Group Stage
Single-elimination
Prize pool:
¥ 260,000 CNY
(≃ $41,834 USD)
Start Date:
2012-12-24
End Date:
2013-03-09
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Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
 Invictus Gaming/Invictus Gaming
 LGD Gaming/LGD International
 TongFu/TongFu
 LGD Gaming/LGD Gaming
Teams
Number of Teams:
8
iG • DK • VC • FL • TongFu • MUFC • LGD.cn • LGD.int

Overview

Season 2 of the G-League 2012 tournament will feature Warcraft III, Starcraft 2, League of Legends, and Dota 2 games. This was the second prestige tournament that was held by Chinese organizers. Qualifiers took place starting on November 22 18:30 and were played as best of ones. Eight teams battled it out in the main tournament to see who would qualify for the playoffs.

The bulk of the tournament ran between Dec. 24th and Jan 7th, with the finals occurring on March. 9th in the Shanghai Mercedes-Benz Cultural Center. In addition to the finals of each of the Esports events, Chang Chen-Yue (张震岳) and MC Hotdog, a pair of famous Chinese artists, are scheduled to perform. [1]

Tournament Format

Prize Pool

A total of ¥ 260,000 is split among the teams as seen below:

Place $ USD ¥  CNY Team
1st $32,180 ¥ 200,000 Invictus Gaming/Invictus Gaming Invictus Gaming
2nd $8,045 ¥ 50,000 LGD Gaming/LGD International LGD International
3rd-4th $1,609 ¥ 10,000 TongFu/TongFu TongFu
LGD Gaming/LGD Gaming LGD Gaming
5th-6th - - Vici Gaming/Vici Gaming Vici Gaming
For.Love For.Love
7th-8th - - MUFC MUFC
Team DK/Team DK Team DK

Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on 2013-03-09. [¥1 CNY ≈ $0.16090 USD]

Format

  • Qualifiers were best of ones. Group finals were best of three and the winners qualified for the main tournament.
  • Main tournament are best of threes.
  • Semifinals and finals are best of fives.

Participating Teams

Invictus Gaming
1China Zhou 
2China Ferrari_430 
3China YYF 
4Malaysia Chuan 
5China Faith 
Team DK
1China BurNIng 
2China Super 
3China rOtK 
4China QQQ 
5China MMY 
LGD Gaming
1China Sylar 
2China Yao 
3China xiao8 
4China DD 
5Macau DDC 
  • Invictus Gaming and Team DK were invited as the winner and runner-up of G-League 2012 Season 1 (DotA Allstars).

Qualifiers

  • Eight teams qualified for the event through an eight group online qualifier.
  • The winner of each qualifier group got a spot for the group play of the main league.
  • All games until the final was Bo1 and the final match of each qualifier group was a Bo3 series.
  • Results from the qualifiers can be found here.

Main League

Group Play

Drawing for groups took place at the very end of qualifiers. The invited teams iG and DK were to be placed in different groups.
DK was drawn to be top of Group A. The six qualified teams were then drawn randomly into remaining six slots.

Group A
1. LGD Gaming/LGD International LGD International 2-1 5-4
2. LGD Gaming/LGD Gaming LGD Gaming 2-1 5-4
3. For.Love For.Love 1-2 4-4
4. Team DK/Team DK Team DK 1-2 3-5
Group B
1. Invictus Gaming/Invictus Gaming Invictus Gaming 3-0 6-0
2. TongFu/TongFu TongFu 1-2 2-4
3. Vici Gaming/Vici Gaming Vici Gaming 1-2 2-4
4. MUFC MUFC 1-2 2-4
Group B Tiebreaker
1. TongFu/TongFu TongFu 2-0 2-0
2. Vici Gaming/Vici Gaming Vici Gaming 1-1 1-1
3. MUFC MUFC 0-2 0-2
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Playoffs

Round of 6
TongFu
2
For.Love
0
LGD Gaming
2
Vici Gaming
1
Semifinals
LGD International
3
TongFu
0
Invictus Gaming
3
LGD Gaming
0
Finals
LGD International
1
Invictus Gaming
3
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External links

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