2012 Global StarCraft II League Season 3

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2012 Global StarCraft II League Season 3
League Information
Series: Global StarCraft II League
Organizer: GOMTV
Sponsor: Monsieur J
Game Version: Wings of Liberty
Patch 1.4.3Patch 1.4.4
Server: South Korea
Event Type: Offline
Location: South Korea South Korea
City: Busan
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: 2012-05-21
End Date: 2012-07-27
Liquipedia Tier: Premier
Winners
South Korea Protoss Seed
South Korea Protoss MC
South Korea Zerg DongRaeGu
South Korea Terran ByuN
Player Breakdown
Number of Players: Code S 32    40
Protoss 22   Terran 27   Zerg 23   
Maps
Atlantis Spaceship • GSL Antiga Shipyard • GSL Cloud Kingdom • GSL Daybreak • GSL Entombed Valley • GSL Metropolis • GSL Ohana • Whirlwind
Chronology
 2012 GSL Season 2 2012 GSL Season 22012 GSL Season 4 2012 GSL Season 4 

  • "Whirlwind|Whirlwind" cannot be used as a page name in this wiki.
  • "Ohana|GSL Ohana" cannot be used as a page name in this wiki.
  • "Metropolis|GSL Metropolis" cannot be used as a page name in this wiki.
  • "Entombed Valley|GSL Entombed Valley" cannot be used as a page name in this wiki.
  • "Daybreak|GSL Daybreak" cannot be used as a page name in this wiki.
  • "Cloud Kingdom|GSL Cloud Kingdom" cannot be used as a page name in this wiki.
  • "Antiga Shipyard|GSL Antiga Shipyard" cannot be used as a page name in this wiki.
  • "Atlantis Spaceship|Atlantis Spaceship" cannot be used as a page name in this wiki.

Map Pool[edit]

Information[edit]

2012 Schedule compared to 2011.
The New 2012 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, Bo3 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:
  • 4 player groups, Bo3 dual tournament format.
  • 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:

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 $112,551 USD, €88,048 EUR) divided among participants as follows:

Place Prize (KRW) USD EUR Player Team
Champion ₩50,000,000 $42,633 €33,351 South Korea Protoss Seed Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
Runner-up ₩20,000,000 $17,053 €13,340 South Korea Protoss MC SK Gaming SK Gaming
Semifinalists ₩5,000,000 $4,263 €3,335 South Korea Terran ByuN Prime Prime
South Korea Zerg DongRaeGu MVP (team) MVP

Code A[edit]

Place Prize (KRW) ˜ USD ˜ EUR
Ro12 ₩1,000,000 $852 €667
Ro24 ₩800,000 $682 €533
Ro32 ₩600,000 $511 €400
Ro48 ₩400,000 $341 €266
Total ₩40,800,000 $34,794 €27,220

* Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on May 20th, 2012. [₩1000 KRW ˜ $0.85 USD ˜ €0.66 EUR]

Trivia[edit]

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Code Code S Winner
1
Code S: Final Match
2
Code S: Semi Finals
211
Code S: Round of 8
323
Code S: Round of 16
574
Code S: Round of 32
10139
UD: Code S Promotions
343
UD: Code S Before
785
UD: Code S+ Total
8146
UD: Demotions
5103
: To Code Code S
462
: Round of 24
5136
: Round of 32
9158
: Round of 48
141618

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