2011 Global StarCraft II League July

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[e][h]2011 Global StarCraft II League July
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League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
Code Sicon.png
Ro32 Group play
Ro16 and on Single-elimination
Code Aicon.png
Ro32 and on Single-elimination
Prize pool:
₩144,900,000 (≃ $134,960)
Start Date:
2011-06-27
End Date:
2011-07-30
Liquipedia Tier:
Sicon.png Winners
South Korea Zicon small.png NesTea
South Korea Zicon small.png LosirA
South Korea Picon small.png HongUn
South Korea Ticon small.png ByuN
Aicon.png Winners
South Korea Picon small.png Puzzle
South Korea Zicon small.png Leenock
South Korea Ticon small.png Happy
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
Sicon.png 32Aicon.png 32
Number of Players:
64
Picon small.png 20
Ticon small.png 27
Zicon small.png 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 Sicon.png status and entered the Up & Down Matches, where they had the chance to reclaim it.
  • Code Sicon.png 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 Aicon.png status.
  • The Winner of this tournament received Code Sicon.png status for the next GSL.
  • Players who reached the Round of 8 (except for Code Aicon.png winner) entered the Up & Down Matches.
  • Code Aicon.png Casters:
  • "Wolf" Schröder
  • Daniel "Unstable" Siddel
  • Justin "TheGunrun" Ignacio
  • Trevor "TorcH" Housten
  • Kevin "qxc" Riley

Up & Down Matches[edit]

  • 8 Code Sicon.png Players and 7 Code Aicon.png Players.
  • These 15 Players were divided into 3 groups of 5.
  • 6 Players, first and second place from each group, received Code Sicon.png 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 Sicon.png Winner
1
Sicon.png: Final Match
2
Sicon.png: Semi Finals
112
Sicon.png: Round of 8
323
Sicon.png: Round of 16
574
Sicon.png: Round of 32
9158
UD: Sicon.png Promotions
6
UD: Sicon.png Before
241
UD: Sicon.png+Aicon.png Total
492
UD: Aicon.png Before
251
UD: Aicon.png Demotions
432
Code Aicon.png Winner
1
Aicon.png: Final Match
2
Aicon.png: Semi Finals
211
Aicon.png: Round of 8
341
Aicon.png: Round of 16
475
Aicon.png: Round of 32
11138

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