World Cyber Arena 2014

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[e][h]World Cyber Arena 2014
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League Information
Series:
Organizer:
YIGI
Type:
Offline
Location:
China China
Format:
Group Stage: Round Robin, Playoffs: Single Elimination
Prize pool:
¥ 1,200,000 CNY
(≃ $195,000 USD)
Start Date:
2014-10-02
End Date:
2014-10-05
Number of Players:
33
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Gold.png China  LiBo
Bronze.png Germany Gaara
Copper.png Romania Rdu
Chronology

World Cyber Arena 2014 is a comprehensive eSports tournament organized by YIGI (Yinchuan International Game Investment Co.Ltd).

Information[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

1,200,000 CNY (~195,000 USD) is spread among the players as seen below:

Conversion values taken from xe.com on August 26th, 2014. 1 CNY ≈0.1625 USD

Other Awards[edit]

Place Award
17-33th Golden version "Elite Tauren Chieftain" on CN Server

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage: Round Robin
    • All matches are Bo3.
    • The player who wins receives 3 points.
    • The player who loses receives 0 point.
    • Tiebreakers matches are Bo1.
    • Priority if the scores are even: head-to-head meetings > match wins > tiebreakers
    • Top 2 of each group advance to Playoffs.
  • Playoffs: Single Elimination
    • Ro16 and Quarterfinals are Bo5.
    • Semifinals and Finals are Bo7.
    • Players can ban 2 classes from his opponent per round.

Casters[edit]

Participants[edit]

Invited players (33)[1]
Germany ek0p
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Poland Lothar
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USA Hafu **
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USA Alchemixt
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Ukraine Kolento *
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Hong Kong Amaz
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Sweden Forsen
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Finland Savjz
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USA StrifeCro
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USA Hyped
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Canada Noxious
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USA Monk
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Sweden Darkwonyx
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Poland Gnimsh
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USA ThatsAdmirable
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Romania Rdu
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Germany Gaara
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USA MaSsan
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USA TidesofTime
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USA Reynad
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USA Chakki *
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Canada Kitkatz
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Sweden Kungen
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China  TiddlerCelestial
China  DongZhong
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China  Comm
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China  MagicWind
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China  Blue
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China  ailv
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China  HunterMing
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China  HuLu
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China  YouLove
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China  Island
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China  IceFox
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China  KowFox
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China  LiBo
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* Kolento and Chakki could not attend.

** Hafu could not attend due to flight issues.[2]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
October 2, 2014 9:40 CST
1. China  LiBo 2-1 5-3
2. China  KowFox 2-1 4-3
3. Poland Lothar 1-2 4-4
4. China  IceFox 1-2 2-5

Group B[edit]

Group B
October 2, 2014 13:40 CST
1. Finland Savjz 2-1 4-4
2. USA Alchemixt 2-1 5-4
3. USA ThatsAdmirable 1-2 4-5
4. USA Hyped 1-2 4-4

Group C[edit]

Group C
October 2, 2014 14:10 CST
1. China  HuLu 2-1 5-3
2. China  TiddlerCelestial 2-1 5-3
3. Sweden Forsen 2-1 5-4
4. USA Monk 0-3 1-6

Group D[edit]

Group D
October 2, 2014 16:10 CST
1. China  HunterMing 2-1 5-3
2. Germany Ek0p 2-1 4-3
3. Sweden Kungen 1-2 4-5
4. USA Reynad 1-2 3-5

Group E[edit]

Group E
October 3, 2014 9:10 CST
1. China  Blue 2-1 4-3
2. Poland Gnimsh 2-1 5-2
3. USA MaSsan 1-2 3-4
4. China  DongZhong 1-2 2-5

Group F[edit]

Group F
October 3, 2014 9:10 CST
1. Germany Gaara 2-1 5-3
2. Canada Kitkatz 2-1 4-2
3. China  YouLove 1-2 3-5
4. Canada Noxious 1-2 3-5

Group G[edit]

Group G
October 3, 2014 9:10 CST
1. Romania Rdu 3-0 6-1
2. USA TidesofTime 2-1 4-3
3. Hong Kong Amaz 1-2 2-5
4. USA StrifeCro 0-3 3-6

Group H[edit]

Group H
October 3, 2014 9:10 CST
1. Sweden Darkwonyx 3-1 7-2
2. China  Comm 3-1 6-4
3. China  MagicWind 2-2 5-4
4. China  Island 2-2 5-5
5. China  ailv 0-4 0-8

Playoffs[edit]

Round of 16
 China LiBo
3
LiBo
Alchemixt
October 3, 2014
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 USA Alchemixt
0
 China HuLu
1
HuLu
Ek0p
October 3, 2014
 Germany Ek0p
3
 China Blue
1
Blue
Kitkatz
October 3, 2014
 Canada Kitkatz
3
 Romania Rdu
3
Rdu
Comm
October 3, 2014 - 17:20 CST
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 China Comm
0
 Sweden Darkwonyx
3
Darkwonyx
TidesofTime
October 3, 2014
 USA TidesofTime
0
 Germany Gaara
3
Gaara
Gnimsh
October 3, 2014
 Poland Gnimsh
2
 China HunterMing
2
HunterMing
TiddlerCelestial
October 3, 2014
 China TiddlerCelestial
3
 Finland Savjz
1
Savjz
KowFox
October 3, 2014
 China KowFox
3
Quarterfinals
 China LiBo
3
LiBo
Ek0p
October 3, 2014 - 18:30 CST
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 Germany Ek0p
0
 Canada Kitkatz
2
Kitkatz
Rdu
October 3, 2014
Due to confusion over the format being best-of-five or best-of-seven, it seems that an extra game was played, which Rdu won, however "Kripparian" reported that the score of the match was recorded as 3-2
 Romania Rdu
3
 Sweden Darkwonyx
0
Darkwonyx
Gaara
October 3, 2014 - 19:25 CST
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 Germany Gaara
3
 China TiddlerCelestial
3
TiddlerCelestial
KowFox
October 3, 2014
 China KowFox
1
Semifinals
 China LiBo
4
LiBo
Rdu
October 4, 2014
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 Romania Rdu
3
 Germany Gaara
0
Gaara
TiddlerCelestial
October 4, 2014
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 China TiddlerCelestial
4
Finals
 China LiBo
4
LiBo
TiddlerCelestial
October 5, 2014 - 10:00 CST
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 China TiddlerCelestial
1
3rd Place Match
 Romania Rdu
2
Rdu
Gaara
October 4, 2014 - 15:30 CST
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Hunter square.png Hunter
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 Germany Gaara
4

See also[edit]

Streams[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. GTV (2014-09-15). "WCA Hearthstone Playerlist Published". In Cao Jixin. wca.g1080.com.
  2. GTV (2014-10-01). "Hafu could not attend WCA due to flight issues". In Wei Hongbin. wca.g1080.com.