2011 Global StarCraft II League October

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2011 Global StarCraft II League October
League Information
Series: Global StarCraft II League
Organizer: GOMTV
Sponsor: Sony Ericsson, Intel, G-Skill
Game Version: Wings of Liberty
Patch 1.3.6Patch 1.4.1
Server: South Korea
Event Type: Offline
Location: South Korea South Korea
City: Seoul
Format: Code Code S
Ro32 Group play
Ro16 and on Single-elimination
Ro32 and on Single-elimination
Prize pool: ₩144,900,000 (≃ $134,000)
Start Date: 2011-09-19
End Date: 2011-10-22
Liquipedia Tier: Premier
Code S Winners
South Korea Terran MMA
South Korea Terran Mvp
South Korea Terran GanZi
South Korea Terran Happy
South Korea Zerg Curious
South Korea Protoss Oz
South Korea Terran GuMiho
South Korea Protoss Sage
Player Breakdown
Number of Players: Code S 32    32
Protoss 17   Terran 28   Zerg 19   
Antiga Shipyard • Bel'Shir Beach • Crossfire SE • Daybreak • Dual Sight • Metalopolis • Tal'Darim Altar LE • Terminus SE • Xel'Naga Fortress
 2011 GSL August 2011 GSL August2011 GSL November 2011 GSL November 

Map Pool[edit]

Note: GOM shows the names “Terminus RE” and “Tal'Darim Altar” in their broadcasts, while the newer versions Terminus SE and Tal'Darim Altar LE are played.
The following maps have been modified starting this season: Bel'Shir Beach and Terminus SE.[2]


Code S[edit]

  • Main Tournament.
  • 32 Players compete for the Championship.
  • 8 Players will lose Code Code S status and enter the Up & Down Matches, where they might reclaim it.
  • Code Code S Casters:

Code A[edit]

  • Secondary Tournament.
  • 32 Players, 16 from the previous GSL, 12 new qualifiers and 4 foreigner seeds.
  • Losers in the first Round will lose their Code status.
  • The Winner of this tournament will receive Code Code S status for the next GSL.
  • Players who reach the Round of 8 (except for Code winner) will enter the Up & Down Matches.
  • Code Casters:

Up & Down Matches[edit]

  • 8 Code Code S Players and 7 Code Players.
  • These 15 Players will be divided into 3 groups of 5.
  • 6 Players, first and second place from each group, will receive Code Code S status.
  • Up & Down Casters:
  • TBA

Prize Pool[edit]

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

Code S[edit]

The Code S prize pool is ₩132,000,000 (Approximately $121,900 USD, €85,400 EUR), divided among participants as follows:

Place Prize (KRW) USD EUR Player Team
Champion ₩50,000,000 $46,000 €32,000 South Korea Terran MMA SlayerS SlayerS
Runner-up ₩20,000,000 $18,500 €13,000 South Korea Terran Mvp Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
Semifinalists ₩5,000,000 $4,500 €3,200 South Korea Terran GanZi SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Terran Happy Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle

Code A[edit]

Place Prize (KRW) USD EUR
Champion ₩1,500,000 $1,400 €1,000
Runner-up ₩1,000,000 $930 €650
Semifinalists ₩800,000 $740 €510
Ro8 ₩600,000 $550 €380
Ro16 ₩400,000 $370 €255
Ro32 ₩200,000 $185 €130
Total ₩12,900,000 $11,930 €8,310


  • Curious, the Code A champion, managed to win without dropping a single game. He would be the first player to achieve this in Code A.
  • The Code S final, held at BlizzCon, was the first GSL finals to be held outside of Korea.[3] Gom later released a mini-documentary entitled GSL: To The Next Level, Start (free to view and in Korean with some English subtitles) focusing on Mvp, MMA and their experiences at BlizzCon 2011. The documentary also featured Artosis, Tasteless, NesTea, Ryung, DongRaeGu and more.
  • 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 1 None
Mothership None None

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Code Code S Winner
Code S: Final Match
Code S: Semi Finals
Code S: Round of 8
Code S: Round of 16
Code S: Round of 32
UD: Code S Promotions
UD: Code S Before
UD: Code S+ Total
UD: Before
UD: Demotions
Code Winner
: Final Match
: Semi Finals
: Round of 8
: Round of 16
: Round of 32

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