2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League

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[e][h]2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Hyundai
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea South Korea
Format:
1v1
Prize pool:
~38,000,000 KRW
Start Date:
15 June 2004
End Date:
28 August 2004
Winners
Teams
Number of Teams:
8
Maps
Chronology

Overview[edit]

The 2004 Tuscon MBCGame Team League[1] was a team league where 8 teams competed in a double elimination format.[2] Each match was played as a Best of 7 in what is now known as Winners League format, in which the winning player of each game remained to play the next challenging player of the other team.

The winners of the Winners and Losers Brackets advanced to the Grand Final, where the two teams played one final Best of 7 match to determine the champion.

Tournament Information[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

~38,000,000 KRW (~US$35,791) was spread amongst the finalists as seen below:

Place Prize (KRW) Prize (USD)* Team
1st 2004 Hyundai Tucson** 2004 Hyundai Tucson Sktelecomt1logo std.png SK Telecom T1
2nd ₩10,000,000 $9,419 Sumagologo std.png Suma GO
3rd ₩5,000,000 $4,709 MagicNSlogo std.png KTF MagicNs

**Estimated MSRP in 2004: ₩23,000,000.[3]

*Approximate USD amounts taken from XE.com on 12 January 2014. [₩1.000 KRW = $0.94 USD]. Values are stated in 2014 dollars.

Map Pool[edit]

In total the 2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League used five maps. Four maps were used in the Qualifiers, one of them exclusive so:

2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League Qualifier
Detonation Into the Darkness Luna Parallel Lines
Detonation Into the Darkness Luna Parallel Lines

Four of the maps were played in the Team League, one exclusive so:

2004 Tucson MBCGame Team League
Detonation Into the Darkness Luna Tucson
Detonation Into the Darkness Luna No thumbnail available


Participating Teams[edit]

Seeded from 2003-2004 LG IBM MBC Team League
MagicNSlogo std.png KTF MagicNs Sktelecomt1logo std.png SK Telecom T1 Sumagologo std.png Suma GO
Qualified Teams
HanbitStarslogo std.png Hanbit Stars Korlogo std.png KOR Pluslogo std.png Plus
STXlogo std.png STX SouL Toonasglogo std.png Toona SG

Format[edit]

  • Continuation of the all-kill format (winner stays), now known as Winners League format.
  • Three teams were seeded from the previous season. The other eight teams fought for the other five spots.
  • The main tournament format is double elimination, Best of 7 games.

Results[edit]

Main Tournament Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
  STXlogo std.png STX SouL
4
  Korlogo std.png KOR
2
  Toonasglogo std.png Toona SG
3
  Sumagologo std.png Suma GO
4
  Pluslogo std.png Plus
2
Semifinals
  STXlogo std.png STX SouL
0
  Sumagologo std.png Suma GO
4
Winners' Finals
  Sumagologo std.png Suma GO
4
Losers' Round 1
  Korlogo std.png KOR
1
  Toonasglogo std.png Toona SG
3
  Pluslogo std.png Plus
4
Losers' Round 2
  STXlogo std.png STX SouL
2
  Pluslogo std.png Plus
2
Losers' Round 3
Losers' Finals
Grand Finals
  Sumagologo std.png Suma GO
3


Links[edit]

  1. Tucson MBC TeamLeague Topic on Teamliquid.
  2. pgr21 Example flowchart explaining bracket format.
  3. 2004 Hyundai Tucson Price estimated from 2005 and 2006 prices.