2012 DreamHack Open: Winter

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[e][h]DreamHack EIZO Open: Winter
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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 Picon small.png HerO
South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa
Austria Picon small.png monchi
Poland Zicon small.png Nerchio
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
24
Picon small.png 12
Ticon small.png 4
Zicon small.png 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)*
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Sweden ThorZaIN
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South Korea Polt*
DreamHack Open: Summer (2)
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Poland MaNa
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Ukraine DIMAGA
DreamHack Open: Valencia (2)
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South Korea TaeJa
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South Korea ForGG
DreamHack Open: Bucharest (2)
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Poland Nerchio
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Ukraine Bly
By ranking points (13)
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Sweden SaSe
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South Korea TheStC
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France Stephano
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Ukraine fraer
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Netherlands Ret
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South Korea HerO
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Germany TLO
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Sweden StarNaN
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Norway TargA
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Germany Socke
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Sweden NaNiwa
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Austria monchi*
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Finland elfi*
DreamHack Open: Winter BYOC Qualifier (4)
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Belgium Feast
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Norway Snute
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Romania NightEnD
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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 Ticon small.png TaeJa 5-0 10-2
2. Norway Zicon small.png Snute 3-2 7-6
3. Ukraine Picon small.png fraer 2-3 6-7
4. South Korea Ticon small.png TheStC 2-3 6-8
5. France Zicon small.png Stephano 2-3 5-8
6. Finland Picon small.png elfi 1-4 5-8

Group 2[edit]

November 22, 2012 13:00 CET:

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

Group 3[edit]

November 22, 2012 19:00 CET:

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

Group 4[edit]

November 22, 2012 19:00 CET:

preview lrthread Group 4
1. South Korea Picon small.png HerO 5-0 10-1
2. Sweden Ticon small.png ThorZaIN 3-2 7-5
3. Sweden Picon small.png NaNiwa 2-3 5-7
4. Romania Picon small.png NightEnD 2-3 5-7
5. South Korea Ticon small.png ForGG 2-3 5-7
6. Netherlands Zicon small.png 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 Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Socke
November 24, 2012
 Germany Socke
0
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio Zicon small.png
Picon small.png fraer
November 24, 2012
 Ukraine fraer
1
 Belgium Feast
2
Feast Picon small.png
Picon small.png NaNiwa
 Sweden NaNiwa
3
 Norway Snute
3
Snute Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png TLO
 Germany TLO
1
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TaeJa
3
TaeJa Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png ThorZaIN
 Sweden ThorZaIN
2
 Poland MaNa
0
MaNa Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Nerchio
 Poland Nerchio
3
 Austria monchi
3
monchi Picon small.png
Picon small.png NaNiwa
 Sweden NaNiwa
2
 South Korea HerO
3
HerO Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Snute
 Norway Snute
0
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea TaeJa
3
TaeJa Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Nerchio
November 24, 2012
 Poland Nerchio
0
 Austria monchi
1
monchi Picon small.png
Picon small.png HerO
November 24, 2012
 South Korea HerO
3
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea TaeJa
0
TaeJa Ticon small.png
Picon small.png 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

View Games[edit]

Streams & VODs[edit]

Replays[edit]

Additional Coverage[edit]

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

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.