2008 XNote GOMTV Star Invitational

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[e][h]GOMTV Star Invitational
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Xnote
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea South Korea
Format:
1v1
Start Date:
2008-02-08
End Date:
2008-03-01
Links
Winners
South Korea Terran Flash
South Korea Protoss Stork
South Korea Protoss Anytime
South Korea Terran Iris
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
Protoss 5
Terran 8
Zerg 3
Maps

Overview[edit]

In February 2008, GOMTV invited 16 of the top Korean players to play in a one month invitational. The tournament was unique in that it was the first Korean event that provided full English coverage for foreigners, streaming the games online with commentary done by Nick "Tasteless" Plott.

Tournament Information[edit]

Participants[edit]

BoxeR, Flash, Hwasin, Iris, Light, Mind, NaDa, Sea (8)

Jaedong, sAviOr, GGPlay (3)
Bisu, Stork, Anytime, free, Much (5)


Format[edit]

The sixteen invited players were randomly placed into four round-robin groups of four players each, where the top two players advanced to the Round of 8 to play in Best of Three. The subsequent Semifinals and Finals were Best of Five.


Maps[edit]

Blue Storm Baekmagoji Katrina
Blue Storm Baekmagoji Katrina


Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. South Korea Terran Flash 3-0
2. South Korea Protoss Anytime* 1-2
3. South Korea Terran Mind 1-2
4. South Korea Zerg sAviOr 1-2

*Advanced by tie breaker


Group B[edit]

Group B
1. South Korea Protoss Much 3-0
2. South Korea Zerg Jaedong 2-1
3. South Korea Terran Boxer 1-2
4. South Korea Terran Nada 0-3


Group C[edit]

Group C
1. South Korea Terran Iris 2-1
1. South Korea Protoss Stork 2-1
3. South Korea Protoss Free 1-2
3. South Korea Terran Hwasin 1-2


Group D[edit]

Group D
1. South Korea Terran Sea 3-0
2. South Korea Protoss Bisu 2-1
3. South Korea Zerg GGPlay 1-2
4. South Korea Terran Light 0-3


Elimination Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
 South Korea Flash
2
Flash Terran
Zerg Jaedong
February 25, 2008
  
Katrina
 South Korea Jaedong
1
 South Korea Much
0
Much Protoss
Protoss Anytime
February 25, 2008
  
Katrina
  
  
Baekmagoji
 South Korea Anytime
2
 South Korea Iris
2
Iris Terran
Protoss Bisu
February 25, 2008
  
Katrina
  
  
Baekmagoji
 South Korea Bisu
0
 South Korea Sea
0
Sea Terran
Protoss Stork
February 25, 2008
  
Katrina
  
  
Baekmagoji
 South Korea Stork
2
Semifinals
 South Korea Flash
3
Flash Terran
Protoss Anytime
February 27, 2008
  
Katrina
 South Korea Anytime
1
 South Korea Iris
0
Iris Terran
Protoss Stork
February 27, 2008
  
Katrina
 South Korea Stork
3
Finals
 South Korea Flash
3
Flash Terran
Protoss Stork
March 1, 2008
  
Katrina
  
Katrina
 South Korea Stork
2

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
583
Quarterfinals
431
Semifinals
22
Final
11
Winner
1

References[edit]