MLG Pro Circuit 2012 – Spring Arena 2

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[e][h]2012 MLG Spring Arena 2
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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 Zicon small.png viOLet
South Korea Zicon small.png Symbol
France Zicon small.png Stephano
South Korea Picon small.png MC
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Picon small.png 11
Ticon small.png 10
Zicon small.png 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)
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South Korea MC*
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South Korea Heart
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South Korea DongRaeGu
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South Korea GanZi
Qualified through the Korean Qualifier (10)
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South Korea Alicia
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South Korea MMA
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South Korea Symbol
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South Korea Oz
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South Korea Polt
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South Korea LosirA
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South Korea inori
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South Korea Ryung
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South Korea Leenock
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South Korea Dream
Qualified through the North American Qualifier (8)
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South Korea MoOk
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South Korea SeleCT
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South Korea viOLet
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South Korea Killer
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South Korea Rain
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USA IdrA
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Canada HuK****
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South Korea Sleep
Qualified through the European Qualifier (9)
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Germany Socke
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Germany GoOdy
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France Stephano
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United Kingdom BlinG***
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Ukraine Bly
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Sweden Seiplo**
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Poland Tefel
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Netherlands Grubby
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Netherlands Ret
Qualified through 2012 DreamHack Open: Stockholm (1)
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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 Picon small.png
Zicon small.png DongRaeGu
May 18, 2012
 South Korea DongRaeGu
2
 South Korea Polt
2
Polt Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Bly
May 18, 2012
 Ukraine Bly
0
 South Korea Dream
0
Dream Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Symbol
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Symbol
2
 USA IdrA
0
IdrA Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Socke
May 18, 2012
 Germany Socke
2
 South Korea Rain
2
Rain Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png SeleCT
May 18, 2012
 South Korea SeleCT
0
 South Korea Leenock
2
Leenock Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Tefel
May 18, 2012
 Poland Tefel
0
 South Korea viOLet
2
viOLet Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Alicia
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Alicia
1
 South Korea Oz
0
Oz Picon small.png
Picon small.png Grubby
May 18, 2012
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 South Korea Heart
2
Heart Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Seiplo
May 18, 2012
 Sweden Seiplo
0
 South Korea Sleep
1
Sleep Zicon small.png
Picon small.png HuK
May 18, 2012
 Canada HuK
2
 South Korea MoOk
0
MoOk Picon small.png
Zicon small.png LosirA
May 18, 2012
 South Korea LosirA
2
 Sweden ThorZaIN
1
ThorZaIN Ticon small.png
Picon small.png inori
May 18, 2012
 South Korea inori
2
 France Stephano
2
Stephano Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png Ryung
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
1
 South Korea Killer
0
Killer Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Ret
May 18, 2012
 Netherlands Ret
2
 South Korea MMA
1
MMA Ticon small.png
Picon small.png MC
May 18, 2012
 South Korea MC
2
 South Korea GanZi
2
GanZi Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png GoOdy
May 18, 2012
 Germany GoOdy
0
Round 2
 South Korea DongRaeGu
1
DongRaeGu Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png Polt
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Polt
2
 South Korea Symbol
2
Symbol Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Socke
May 18, 2012
 Germany Socke
0
 South Korea Rain
0
Rain Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Leenock
May 18, 2012
 South Korea Leenock
2
 South Korea viOLet
2
viOLet Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Grubby
May 18, 2012
 Netherlands Grubby
0
 South Korea Heart
2
Heart Ticon small.png
Picon small.png HuK
May 18, 2012
 Canada HuK
1
 South Korea LosirA
0
LosirA Zicon small.png
Picon small.png inori
May 18, 2012
 South Korea inori
2
 France Stephano
2
Stephano Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Ret
May 18, 2012
 Netherlands Ret
0
 South Korea MC
2
MC Picon small.png
Ticon small.png GanZi
May 18, 2012
 South Korea GanZi
0
Round 3
 South Korea Polt
2
Polt Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Symbol
May 19, 2012
 South Korea Symbol
1
 South Korea Leenock
1
Leenock Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png viOLet
May 19, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
2
 South Korea Heart
2
Heart Ticon small.png
Picon small.png inori
May 19, 2012
 South Korea inori
0
 France Stephano
2
Stephano Zicon small.png
Picon small.png MC
May 19, 2012
 South Korea MC
0
Round 4
 South Korea Polt
1
Polt Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png viOLet
May 19, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
2
 South Korea Heart
1
Heart Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Stephano
May 19, 2012
 France Stephano
2

Losers Bracket

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

Final Bracket

From Winners Bracket
 South Korea viOLet
2
viOLet Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Stephano
May 20, 2012
 France Stephano
0
From Losers Bracket
 South Korea Symbol
2
Symbol Zicon small.png
Picon small.png MC
May 20, 2012
 South Korea MC
0
Losers Finals
 France Stephano
0
Stephano Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Symbol
May 20, 2012
 South Korea Symbol
2
Grand Finals
 South Korea viOLet
3
viOLet Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png 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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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.