2011 Global StarCraft II League July

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[e][h]2011 Global StarCraft II League July
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
Code
Ro32 Group play
Ro16 and on Single-elimination
Code
Ro32 and on Single-elimination
Prize pool:
₩144,900,000 (≃ $134,960)
Start Date:
2011-06-27
End Date:
2011-07-30
Liquipedia Tier:
 Winners
South Korea  NesTea
South Korea  LosirA
South Korea  HongUn
South Korea  ByuN
 Winners
South Korea  Puzzle
South Korea  Leenock
South Korea  Happy
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
 32 32
Number of Players:
64
20
27
17
Maps
Chronology

Map Pool[edit]

This tournament used the same map pool as the Super Tournament:

Note: GOM still showed the names "Terminus RE" and Tal'Darim Altar" in their broadcasts, while Terminus SE and Tal'Darim Altar LE are played.

Information[edit]

Code S[edit]

  • Main Tournament.
  • 32 Players competed for the Championship.
  • 8 Players lost Code status and entered the Up & Down Matches, where they had the chance to reclaim it.
  • Code Casters:

Code A[edit]

  • Secondary Tournament.
  • 32 Players, 16 from the previous GSL, 15 new qualifiers and one MLG Columbus participant.
  • Losers in the first Round lost their Code status.
  • The Winner of this tournament received Code status for the next GSL.
  • Players who reached the Round of 8 (except for Code winner) entered the Up & Down Matches.
  • Code Casters:
  • "Wolf" Schröder
  • Daniel "Unstable" Siddel
  • Justin "TheGunrun" Ignacio
  • Trevor "TorcH" Housten
  • Kevin "qxc" Riley

Up & Down Matches[edit]

  • 8 Code Players and 7 Code Players.
  • These 15 Players were divided into 3 groups of 5.
  • 6 Players, first and second place from each group, received Code status.
  • Up & Down Casters:
  • "Wolf" Schröder
  • Daniel "Unstable" Siddel
  • Trevor "TorcH" Housten

Prize Pool[edit]

Code S[edit]

The total prize pool was ₩144 900 000 (Approximately $134 000 USD, €94 000 EUR), divided among participants as follows:

Code A[edit]

Trivia[edit]

  • The MLG<>GSL exchange program started with this GSL.
  • YellOw, a Brood War legend did the ID Call for Code A players starting from the Round of 8.[1]
  • This was the first GSL to have a Protoss in the finals of Code A. It also happened to be the first time to have PvP finals in either Code A or S.
  • This was the first GSL to have a ZvZ finals in Code S. It also happened that this was the first time to have a teamkill in the finals.
  • The Code S champion, NesTea, won without dropping a single game, getting him his third GSL win.
  • Capital ship watch: Games where these units were a major factor in the outcome:
Unit W L
Battlecruiser None None
Brood Lord None None
Carrier None None
Mothership None None

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Code Winner
1
: Final Match
2
: Semi Finals
112
: Round of 8
323
: Round of 16
574
: Round of 32
9158
UD: Promotions
6
UD: Before
241
UD: + Total
492
UD: Before
251
UD: Demotions
432
Code Winner
1
: Final Match
2
: Semi Finals
211
: Round of 8
341
: Round of 16
475
: Round of 32
11138

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