MLG Pro Circuit 2012 – Spring Arena 2

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[e][h]2012 MLG Spring Arena 2
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
North America
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA New York
Format:
1v1, Double-elimination
Prize pool:
$26,400
Start Date:
2012-05-18
End Date:
2012-05-20
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea  viOLet
South Korea  Symbol
France  Stephano
South Korea  MC
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
11
10
11
Maps
Chronology

The 2012 MLG Spring Arena 2 is a 32-player tournament held on May 18 to May 20 in New York City. It is the second of two Arena events in the 2012 MLG Spring Season. The top four finishers from 2012 MLG Spring Arena 1 will join the winners of each invite-only online regional qualifier and other invites to compete for an $26,400 prize pool, seeding for pool play, and all-expenses paid trips to the 2012 MLG Spring Championship in Anaheim. Clutch will host. Apollo, TotalBiscuit, djWHEAT, Wolf, Rob Simpson, and itmeJP will provide casting. Adebisi will be the dedicated observer for the games.[1]

About[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$26,400 spread as indicated below.

The top 12 players not already qualified from 2012 MLG Spring Arena 1 will be seeded into pool play and will receive an all-expenses paid trip to the 2012 Spring Championship in Anaheim. The bottom 16 players will get seeded into the open winners bracket round 5.

Format[edit]

  • Best-of-3
  • Double-elimination
  • Extended Series

Championship Format[edit]

  • series 1 = Best-of-5
  • series 2 = Best-of-9
    • If the player from the losers bracket wins the series 1 (bo5), the match evolves to a bo9

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (11) Terran Terran (10) Zerg Zerg (11)
Qualified through 2012 MLG Spring Arena 1 (4)
South Korea MC*
South Korea Heart
South Korea DongRaeGu
South Korea GanZi
Qualified through the Korean Qualifier (10)
South Korea Alicia
South Korea MMA
South Korea Symbol
South Korea Oz
South Korea Polt
South Korea LosirA
South Korea inori
South Korea Ryung
South Korea Leenock
South Korea Dream
Qualified through the North American Qualifier (8)
South Korea MoOk
South Korea SeleCT
South Korea viOLet
South Korea Killer
South Korea Rain
USA IdrA
Canada HuK****
South Korea Sleep
Qualified through the European Qualifier (9)
Germany Socke
Germany GoOdy
France Stephano
United Kingdom BlinG***
Ukraine Bly
Sweden Seiplo**
Poland Tefel
Netherlands Grubby
Netherlands Ret
Qualified through 2012 DreamHack Open: Stockholm (1)
Sweden ThorZaIN

* MarineKing could not attend and was replaced by MC.[1]
** roof could not attend and was replaced by Seiplo.
*** fraer could not attend and was replaced by BlinG.
**** Artist could not attend and was replaced by HuK.[2]

Results[edit]

Winners Bracket

Round 1
 United Kingdom BlinG
0
BlinG 
 DongRaeGu
May 18, 2012
 South Korea DongRaeGu
2
 South Korea Polt
2
Polt 
 Bly
May 18, 2012
 Ukraine Bly
0
 South Korea Dream
0
Dream 
 Symbol
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Symbol
2
 USA IdrA
0
IdrA 
 Socke
May 18, 2012
 Germany Socke
2
 South Korea Rain
2
Rain 
 SeleCT
May 18, 2012
 South Korea SeleCT
0
 South Korea Leenock
2
Leenock 
 Tefel
May 18, 2012
 Poland Tefel
0
 South Korea viOLet
2
viOLet 
 Alicia
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Alicia
1
 South Korea Oz
0
Oz 
 Grubby
May 18, 2012
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 South Korea Heart
2
Heart 
 Seiplo
May 18, 2012
 Sweden Seiplo
0
 South Korea Sleep
1
Sleep 
 HuK
May 18, 2012
 Canada HuK
2
 South Korea MoOk
0
MoOk 
 LosirA
May 18, 2012
 South Korea LosirA
2
 Sweden ThorZaIN
1
ThorZaIN 
 inori
May 18, 2012
 South Korea inori
2
 France Stephano
2
Stephano 
 Ryung
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
1
 South Korea Killer
0
Killer 
 Ret
May 18, 2012
 Netherlands Ret
2
 South Korea MMA
1
MMA 
 MC
May 18, 2012
 South Korea MC
2
 South Korea GanZi
2
GanZi 
 GoOdy
May 18, 2012
 Germany GoOdy
0
Round 2
 South Korea DongRaeGu
1
DongRaeGu 
 Polt
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Polt
2
 South Korea Symbol
2
Symbol 
 Socke
May 18, 2012
 Germany Socke
0
 South Korea Rain
0
Rain 
 Leenock
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Leenock
2
 South Korea viOLet
2
viOLet 
 Grubby
May 18, 2012
 Netherlands Grubby
0
 South Korea Heart
2
Heart 
 HuK
May 18, 2012
 Canada HuK
1
 South Korea LosirA
0
LosirA 
 inori
May 18, 2012
 South Korea inori
2
 France Stephano
2
Stephano 
 Ret
May 18, 2012
 Netherlands Ret
0
 South Korea MC
2
MC 
 GanZi
May 18, 2012
 South Korea GanZi
0
Round 3
 South Korea Polt
2
Polt 
 Symbol
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Symbol
1
 South Korea Leenock
1
Leenock 
 viOLet
May 19, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
2
 South Korea Heart
2
Heart 
 inori
May 19, 2012
 South Korea inori
0
 France Stephano
2
Stephano 
 MC
May 19, 2012
 South Korea MC
0
Round 4
 South Korea Polt
1
Polt 
 viOLet
May 19, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
2
 South Korea Heart
1
Heart 
 Stephano
May 19, 2012
 France Stephano
2

Losers Bracket

Losers Round 1
 USA IdrA
0
IdrA 
 Dream
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Dream
2
 United Kingdom BlinG
1
BlinG 
 Bly
May 19, 2012
 Ukraine Bly
2
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia 
 Oz
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Oz
0
 South Korea SeleCT
0
SeleCT 
 Tefel
May 19, 2012
 Poland Tefel
2
 South Korea MoOk
0
MoOk 
 ThorZaIN
May 19, 2012
 Sweden ThorZaIN
2
 Sweden Seiplo
0
Seiplo 
 Sleep
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Sleep
2
 South Korea MMA
0
MMA 
 GoOdy
May 19, 2012
 Germany GoOdy
2
 South Korea Ryung
2
Ryung 
 Killer
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Killer
1
Losers Round 2
 South Korea LosirA
0
LosirA 
 Dream
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Dream
2
 Canada HuK
1
HuK 
 Bly
May 19, 2012
 Ukraine Bly
2
 South Korea GanZi
0
GanZi 
 Alicia
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Alicia
2
 Netherlands Ret
0
Ret 
 Tefel
May 19, 2012
 Poland Tefel
2
 Germany Socke
2
Socke 
 ThorZaIN
May 19, 2012
 Sweden ThorZaIN
1
 South Korea DongRaeGu
2
DongRaeGu 
 Sleep
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Sleep
0
 Netherlands Grubby
2
Grubby 
 GoOdy
May 19, 2012
 Germany GoOdy
0
 South Korea Rain
1
Rain 
 Ryung
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
2
Losers Round 3
 South Korea Dream
2
Dream 
 Bly
May 19, 2012
 Ukraine Bly
0
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia 
 Tefel
May 19, 2012
 Poland Tefel
0
 Germany Socke
1
Socke 
 DongRaeGu
May 19, 2012
 South Korea DongRaeGu
2
 Netherlands Grubby
2
Grubby 
 Ryung
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
1
Losers Round 4
 South Korea Leenock
1
Leenock 
 Dream
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Dream
2
 South Korea Symbol
2
Symbol 
 Alicia
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Alicia
1
 South Korea MC
2
MC 
 DongRaeGu
May 19, 2012
 South Korea DongRaeGu
1
 South Korea Inori
2
Inori 
 Grubby
May 19, 2012
 Netherlands Grubby
0
Losers Round 5
 South Korea Dream
0
Dream 
 Symbol
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Symbol
4
 South Korea MC
2
MC 
 Inori
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Inori
1
Losers Round 6
 South Korea Heart
1
Heart 
 Symbol
May 20, 2012
 South Korea Symbol
2
 South Korea Polt
1
Polt 
 MC
May 20, 2012
 South Korea MC
2

Final Bracket

From Winners Bracket
 South Korea viOLet
2
viOLet 
 Stephano
May 20, 2012
 France Stephano
0
From Losers Bracket
 South Korea Symbol
2
Symbol 
 MC
May 20, 2012
 South Korea MC
0
Losers Finals
 France Stephano
0
Stephano 
 Symbol
May 20, 2012
 South Korea Symbol
2
Grand Finals
 South Korea viOLet
3
viOLet 
 Symbol
May 20, 2012
 South Korea Symbol
1
Extended Series rule:
Best-of-seven series start off 2-0 or 2-1 based on results from previous meeting. In the Grand Final, an extended series occurs when the finalist coming from the losers' bracket wins the first best of five.

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Top 32
111011
Top 16
547
Top 8
233
Top 4
13
Top 3
3
Grand Finals
2
Winner
1

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Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Spring StarCraft II Arena 2: Casters and Broadcast Details". MajorLeagueGaming.com, 8 May 2012.
  2. Adam Apicella's Twitter. Twitter.com, 15 May 2012.