2012 DreamHack Open: Winter

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[e][h]DreamHack EIZO Open: Winter
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Sweden Jönköping
Format:
1v1, Group Stage,
Single-elimination Bracket
Prize pool:
550,000 SEK (≃ $82,998.21)
Start Date:
2012-11-22
End Date:
2012-11-24
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea  HerO
South Korea  TaeJa
Austria  monchi
Poland  Nerchio
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
24
12
4
8
Maps
Chronology

The Winter tournament was the fifth and final stop on the 2012 DreamHack Open. It featured a BYOC tournament followed by the Grand Finals where 24 qualified players competed for the title. Aside from StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, there were also competitions in Dota 2, Counter-Strike Global Offensive, League of Legends, Battlefield 3, Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Edition and Quake Live. The games were casted by Apollo, iNcontroL, MrBitter, and RotterdaM. Observing was provided by Adebisi while ReDeYe will host the event.[1]

About[edit]

Location[edit]

  • Jönköping, Sweden
  • Elmia

Prize Pool[edit]

550,000 SEK (~$82,998) is spread among the players as seen below:

Converted USD prizes are based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on November 24, 2012: 1 SEK = 0.15091 USD.

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage
    • Round robin.
    • Six players per group, total of 4 groups.
    • Top 3 in each group advances to the playoffs.
  • Playoffs
    • 12 player single-elimination bracket.
    • Group winners gets seeded into the round-of-eight.
    • 2nd and 3rd places get seeded into the round-of-twelve.
    • Best-of-five until finals.
    • Finals best-of-seven.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (12) Terran Terran (4) Zerg Zerg (8)
DreamHack Open: Stockholm (1)*
Sweden ThorZaIN
South Korea Polt*
DreamHack Open: Summer (2)
Poland MaNa
Ukraine DIMAGA
DreamHack Open: Valencia (2)
South Korea TaeJa
South Korea ForGG
DreamHack Open: Bucharest (2)
Poland Nerchio
Ukraine Bly
By ranking points (13)
Sweden SaSe
South Korea TheStC
France Stephano
Ukraine fraer
Netherlands Ret
South Korea HerO
Germany TLO
Sweden StarNaN
Norway TargA
Germany Socke
Sweden NaNiwa
Austria monchi*
Finland elfi*
DreamHack Open: Winter BYOC Qualifier (4)
Belgium Feast
Norway Snute
Romania NightEnD
Sweden Bischu

* Polt, Monster, and SjoW cancelled their participation. Genius declined his seed. This made it so there were 13 taken from seeds. monchi, and elfi got in from qualifying points, elfi because SjoW cancelled after also getting in by points.[2][3]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group 1[edit]

November 22, 2012 13:00 CET:

preview lrthread Group 1
1. South Korea  TaeJa 5-0 10-2
2. Norway  Snute 3-2 7-6
3. Ukraine  fraer 2-3 6-7
4. South Korea  TheStC 2-3 6-8
5. France  Stephano 2-3 5-8
6. Finland  elfi 1-4 5-8

Group 2[edit]

November 22, 2012 13:00 CET:

preview lrthread Group 2
1. Poland  MaNa 4-1 9-5
2. Belgium  Feast 3-2 8-6
3. Germany  Socke 3-2 7-5
4. Ukraine  Bly 3-2 6-7
5. Sweden  SaSe 1-4 5-6
6. Sweden  StarNaN 1-4 4-9

Group 3[edit]

November 22, 2012 19:00 CET:

preview lrthread Group 3
1. Austria  monchi 4-1 9-2
2. Poland  Nerchio 4-1 8-3
3. Germany  TLO 4-1 9-6
4. Ukraine  DIMAGA 2-3 6-6
5. Sweden  Bischu 1-4 3-9
6. Norway  TargA 0-5 1-10

Group 4[edit]

November 22, 2012 19:00 CET:

preview lrthread Group 4
1. South Korea  HerO 5-0 10-1
2. Sweden  ThorZaIN 3-2 7-5
3. Sweden  NaNiwa 2-3 5-7
4. Romania  NightEnD 2-3 5-7
5. South Korea  ForGG 2-3 5-7
6. Netherlands  Ret 1-4 4-9

Legend[edit]

Legend
Matches Won-Lost | Games Won-Lost
Advance to Quarterfinals
Advances to Round of 12
Fate not yet determined.
Eliminated.

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Round of 12 (Bo5)
 Sweden ThorZaIN
3
ThorZaIN 
 Socke
November 24, 2012
 Germany Socke
0
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio 
 fraer
November 24, 2012
 Ukraine fraer
1
 Belgium Feast
2
Feast 
 NaNiwa
 Sweden NaNiwa
3
 Norway Snute
3
Snute 
 TLO
 Germany TLO
1
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TaeJa
3
TaeJa 
 ThorZaIN
 Sweden ThorZaIN
2
 Poland MaNa
0
MaNa 
 Nerchio
 Poland Nerchio
3
 Austria monchi
3
monchi 
 NaNiwa
 Sweden NaNiwa
2
 South Korea HerO
3
HerO 
 Snute
 Norway Snute
0
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TaeJa
3
TaeJa 
 Nerchio
November 24, 2012
 Poland Nerchio
0
 Austria monchi
1
monchi 
 HerO
November 24, 2012
 South Korea HerO
3
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea TaeJa
0
TaeJa 
 HerO
 South Korea HerO
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 24
1248
Round of 12
723
Quarterfinals
422
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Winner
1

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External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "Eizo Open Grand Finals – Hypetrailer «  Dreamhack DreamHack Winter 2012". DreamHack.se. Retrieved 2012-11-13.
  2. "StarCraft II groups released". DreamHack.se. 2012-11-12. Retrieved 2012-11-12.
  3. ROGelfi (2012-11-21). "elfi's tweet about SjoW's cancellation". Twitter.com. Retrieved 2012-11-21.