WCG USA 2009

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WCG USA 2009
League Information
Organizer: World Cyber Games
Sponsor: Samsung
Event Type: Offline
Location: USA USA
Format: 1v1
Start Date: 2009-09-25
End Date: 2009-09-27
Winners
GoldUSA Terran IdrA
Silver USA Protoss Louder Bronze USA Protoss G5
Player Breakdown
Number of Players: 10
Protoss 3   Terran 4   Zerg 3   
Maps
Blue Storm • Colosseum • Destination • Python • Tau Cross


Overview[edit]

WCG USA 2009 was hosted at New York Anime Festival in late September 2009.

Tournament information[edit]

Prize pool[edit]

Participants[edit]

Format[edit]

The ten qualified players had to play a group stage of which the best two advanced into a double-elimination tournament.

Maps[edit]

Blue Storm Colosseum Destination Python Tau Cross
Blue Storm Colosseum Destination Python Tau Cross

Results[edit]

Group stage[edit]

Player W L
USA Terran Idra 4 0
USA Protoss Louder 2 2
USA Terran Nyoken 2 2
USA Zerg iNcontrol 1 3
USA Terran Artosis 1 3
Player W L
USA Protoss G5 4 0
USA Zerg LzGamer 2 2
USA Zerg Machine 2 2
USA Protoss inka 1 3
USA Terran kawaiirice 1 3

Elimination bracket[edit]

Semifinals
 USA G5
1
 USA Louder
2
 USA IdrA
2
 USA LzGamer
0
Winner's Finals
 USA Louder
0
 USA IdrA
2
Loser's Round 1
 USA G5
2
 USA LzGamer
0
Loser's Finals
 USA Louder
2
 USA G5
0
Grand Finals
 USA IdrA
2
 USA Louder
0

Trivia[edit]

  • Even though only one spot was paid, Louder went to the WCG 2009 Grand Finals thanks to his team Evil Geniuses.
  • Artosis flamed Incontrol after losing to a Lurker sneak.
  • G5 did not GG after losing in the LB Finals.
  • Day[9] criticized the WCG America Organization and thus boycotted the finals, even though he represented his nation three times before at WCG Grand Finals.
  • Brent "Psyonic_Reaver" casted the StarCraft games and was joined by Dan "Artosis" Stemkoski for the finals.

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