2011 Global StarCraft II League November

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[e][h]2011 Global StarCraft II League November
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Sony Ericsson
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
Code Code S
Ro32 & Ro16 Group play
Ro8 and on Single-elimination
Code
Single-elimination
Prize pool:
₩172,800,000 (≃ $153,970)
Start Date:
2011-10-27
End Date:
2011-12-03
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
South Korea Terran jjakji
South Korea Zerg Leenock
South Korea Protoss Oz
South Korea Terran Mvp
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
Code S 32 40
Number of Players:
64
Maps
Chronology

Map Pool[edit]

This season introduced a new map: Calm Before the Storm by JackyPrime. Metalopolis, Xel'Naga Fortress and Terminus SE were removed.[1]

Note: GOM shows the name“Tal'Darim Altar” in their broadcasts, while the newer version Tal'Darim Altar LE is played.
The following maps have been modified: Antiga Shipyard, Bel'Shir Beach, Crossfire SE, and Dual Sight.[2] Gold bases have been turned into normal expansions on all maps.

Information[edit]

The New GSL Sponsorship League format.

Code S[edit]

This is the GSL's main tournament, where 32 players compete for the Code S championship. See the Code S page for more details.

  • Round of 32:
  • 4 player groups, Bo1 dual tournament format.
  • 1st and 2nd places will advance to Code S Ro16
  • 3rd place will drop into Code Ro32
  • 4th place will drop into Code Ro48
  • Round of 16:
  • 1st and 2nd places will advance to Code S Ro8
  • 3rd and 4th places will drop into Code Ro24
  • Round of 8:
  • Single-elimination tournament for the Code S championship
  • All 8 players who make it to this round are seeded in next tournament's Code Code S
  • Code Code S Casters:

Code A[edit]

Simultaneous "tournament" closely integrated with Code Code S.

  • Round of 48
  • Round consists of 40 qualified players and 8 Code S Ro32 4th place finishers
  • Winners advance to Ro32
  • Losers must requalify
  • Round of 32
  • Round consists of 24 Ro48 winners and 8 Code S Ro32 3rd place finishers
  • Winners advance to Ro24
  • Losers will play in the Up & Down matches
  • Round of 24
  • The Code Code S qualification round
  • Round consists of 16 Ro32 winner and 8 Code S Ro16 3rd and 4th place finishers
  • Winners advance to next tournament's Code Code S
  • Losers will play in the Up & Down matches
  • Code Casters:

Up & Down Matches[edit]

  • The losers from Code Ro32 and Ro24 will join 2 seeded international players to make 30 Up & Down players.
  • These 30 players will be divided into 5 groups of 6.
  • First and second place from each group, a total of 10 players, will receive Code Code S status.
  • The remaining 20 players will be in Code for the next GSL.
  • Up & Down Casters:
  • TBA

Prize Pool[edit]

The total prize pool is ₩172,800,000 (Approximately $153,970 USD, €112,640 EUR) divided among participants as follows.

Code S[edit]

The Code S prize pool is ₩132,000,000 (Approximately $117,615 USD, €86,040 EUR). divided among participants as follows:

Place $ USD ₩  KRW Player Team
1st $44,550 ₩ 60,000,000 South Korea Terran jjakji New Star HoSeo New Star HoSeo
2nd $17,820 ₩ 20,000,000 South Korea Zerg Leenock FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
3rd-4th $4,455 ₩ 5,000,000 South Korea Protoss Oz FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Terran Mvp Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
5th-8th $2,670 ₩ 3,000,000 South Korea Terran MMA SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Protoss Puzzle SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Terran aLive Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Terran sC MVP (team) MVP
9th-12th $1,780 ₩ 2,000,000 Canada Protoss HuK Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
South Korea Protoss Killer Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Protoss MC Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Terran GuMiho FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
13th-16th $1,780 ₩ 2,000,000 South Korea Zerg NesTea Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Terran Happy Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Terran GanZi SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Zerg CoCa SlayerS SlayerS
17th-24th $1,335 ₩ 1,500,000 South Korea Terran Ryung SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Zerg LosirA Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Terran MarineKing Prime Prime
South Korea Terran Polt Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Zerg DongRaeGu MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Terran TaeJa SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Terran Virus StarTale StarTale
South Korea Zerg July StarTale StarTale
25th-32nd $1,335 ₩ 1,500,000 South Korea Zerg YugiOh SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Terran asd FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Zerg Curious StarTale StarTale
South Korea Terran Ensnare Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Terran Bomber StarTale StarTale
South Korea Terran NaDa Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Terran SuperNova Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Terran Clide Team SCV Life Team SCV Life

Code A[edit]

Place $ USD ₩  KRW Player Team
1st-12th $890 ₩ 1,000,000 South Korea Terran KeeN MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Zerg NesTea Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Protoss Brown SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Protoss PartinG StarTale StarTale
South Korea Terran Happy Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Terran Fin Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Protoss MC Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Terran GanZi SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Zerg DongRaeGu MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Terran SuperNova Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Zerg Curious StarTale StarTale
South Korea Terran MarineKing Prime Prime
13th-24th $710 ₩ 800,000 Canada Protoss HuK Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
South Korea Terran asd FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Zerg LosirA Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Protoss Killer Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Zerg Cezanne Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Zerg July StarTale StarTale
South Korea Terran Bomber StarTale StarTale
South Korea Zerg Lucky FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Terran TaeJa SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Terran GuMiho FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Zerg CoCa SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Terran BoxeR SlayerS SlayerS
25th-40th $535 ₩ 600,000 South Korea Zerg YugiOh SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Protoss HerO Team Liquid Team Liquid
South Korea Terran Ryung SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Protoss Alicia SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Terran Clide Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Protoss Tassadar New Star HoSeo New Star HoSeo
South Korea Protoss Genius MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Terran Polt Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Protoss JYP Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Terran NaDa Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Zerg Luvsic Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Protoss InCa Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Protoss Squirtle StarTale StarTale
South Korea Zerg Monster MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Terran Virus StarTale StarTale
South Korea Zerg Zenio Team Liquid Team Liquid
41st-64th $355 ₩ 400,000 South Korea Zerg MinSeOk Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Zerg Revival Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Zerg CrazymoviNG Infinity Seven Infinity Seven
South Korea Protoss GuineaPig MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Zerg SUPERSTAR StarTale StarTale
South Korea Zerg FruitDealer StarTale StarTale
South Korea Protoss Creator Prime Prime
South Korea Terran TOP Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Terran SeleCT Team Dignitas Team Dignitas
South Korea Terran Ensnare Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Zerg Symbol Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Protoss Sage New Star HoSeo New Star HoSeo
South Korea Terran RainBOw StarTale StarTale
Sweden Protoss SaSe Quantic Gaming Quantic Gaming
Sweden Protoss NaNiwa CompLexity Gaming compLexity Gaming
South Korea Protoss Ven SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Protoss HongUn Prime Prime
South Korea Terran Noblesse MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Protoss VINES Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Zerg Check FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Zerg jookTo Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Terran TheStC Old Generations Old Generations
South Korea Terran Dream MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Terran Mujuk ZeNEX ZeNEX

* Approximate USD amounts taken from http://xe.com on November 1st, 2011. [₩1000 KRW = $0.89 USD = €0.65 EUR]

Trivia[edit]

  • South Korea Zerg CrazymoviNG, South Korea Terran ForGG, South Korea Zerg Symbol, South Korea Terran Mujuk, South Korea Protoss PartinG made their GSL debut during this season, with ForGG and PartinG reaching Code S.
  • This season marks the first time a player from NSHoSeo or FXO made it to a Code S final.
  • With Leenock at 16 and jjakji at 17 years old, this is the youngest Code S final to date.
  • Capital ship watch: Games where these units were a major factor in the outcome:
Unit W L
Battlecruiser None None
Carrier Protoss Genius vs. Zerg Symbol Game 1 Code A Round of 48 None
Mothership Protoss Brown vs. Zerg LosirA Game 1 Code A Round of 24 None

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Code Code S Winner
1
Code S: Final Match
11
Code S: Semi Finals
121
Code S: Round of 8
251
Code S: Round of 16
583
Code S: Round of 32
5198
: To Code Code S
363
: Round of 24
5118
: Round of 32
91310
: Round of 48
171615

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