This tournament introduces new maps being considered for GSL 5:
GOMTV has modified the official Blizzard maps: Xel'Naga Caverns, Lost Temple and Metalopolis. Blocking the main base ramp with two Bunkers is no longer possible.
Lost Temple main base ramp. Placing two bunkers is not possible
The total prize pool is ₩15 000 000, divided among participants as follows:
* Approximate USD and EUR amounts taken from http://xe.com on X X, 2011. [₩1000 KRW = $0.87 USD = €0.66 EUR]
- The opening match of GSTL 1 fOu Vs StarTale ended in StarTales Squirtle getting an all-kill.
- Due to Team Liquid and oGs, Prime and WE, being in partnerships the qualified team may use members of the unqualified team in their partnership.
- StarTale's Squirtle defeated GSL 4 Champion IM's Mvp on Terminus RE warping in GSTLs first Mothership. This is also the first victorious Mothership game in GSL history.
- Capital ship watch: Number of games where these units were a major factor in the outcome: