MLG Pro Circuit 2012 – Summer Arena

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[e][h]2012 MLG Summer Arena
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
North America
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA New York
Format:
1v1, Double-elimination
Prize pool:
$26,400
Start Date:
2012-07-20
End Date:
2012-07-22
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea Terran TaeJa
South Korea Protoss Alicia
South Korea Protoss First
South Korea Protoss Oz
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Protoss 9
Terran 11
Zerg 12
Maps
Chronology

The 2012 MLG Summer Arena is a 32-player tournament held on July 20 to July 22 in New York City. It is the Arena event in the 2012 MLG Summer Season. The top eight finishers from 2012 MLG Spring Championship will join the winners of each invite-only online regional qualifier to compete for an $26,400 prize pool, seeding for pool play, and all-expenses paid trips to the 2012 MLG Summer Championship in Raleigh. Clutch will be the host. Artosis, djWheat, Day9, Apollo, and MrBitter will provide casting.[1]

About[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$26,400 spread as indicated below.

Place $ USD Player Team
1st $10,000 South Korea Terran TaeJa Team Liquid Team Liquid
2nd $6,000 South Korea Protoss Alicia SlayerS SlayerS
3rd-4th $2,900 South Korea Protoss First Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Protoss Oz Fnatic Fnatic
5th-6th $1,400 South Korea Zerg LosirA Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
France Zerg Stephano Millenium Millenium
7th-8th $900 South Korea Terran aLive Fnatic Fnatic
South Korea Protoss HerO Team Liquid Team Liquid

The top 16 players will be seeded into pool play and will receive an all-expenses paid trip to the 2012 Summer Championship in Raleigh. The bottom 16 players will get seeded into the open winners bracket round 5.

Format[edit]

  • Players are divided into two double-elimination brackets
  • Each match in the brackets is a best-of-3
  • Extended Series are in use
  • Winner of each bracket play in a best-of-7 grand finals

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (9) Terran Terran (11) Zerg Zerg (12)
Qualified through 2012 MLG Spring Championship (8)
SlayerS
South Korea Alicia
Evil Geniuses
South Korea PuMa
Millenium
France Stephano
Quantic Gaming
Sweden SaSe
CompLexity Gaming
South Korea GanZi
Fnatic
South Korea Oz
Fnatic
South Korea aLive
Team Grubby
Netherlands Grubby **
Qualified through the Korean Qualifier (9)
Team Liquid
South Korea HerO
Team Liquid
South Korea TaeJa
Incredible Miracle
South Korea LosirA
Incredible Miracle
South Korea First
SlayerS
South Korea Ryung
Team SCV Life
South Korea Revival
South Korea TOP
Fnatic
South Korea Rain
MVP (team)
South Korea Dream
Qualified through the North American Qualifier (6)
Quantic Gaming
USA Illusion
LighT eSports
South Korea Golden
CompLexity Gaming
USA qxc
South Korea viOLet
Team Liquid
USA Sheth
USA Sasquatch
Qualified through the European Qualifier (9)
Type Gaming
South Korea ReaL
ESC Gaming
Germany GoOdy *
Western Wolves
Sweden SortOf
ESC Gaming
South Korea Daisy
Team GamersLeague
Norway Snute
Eclypsia
Finland Welmu
BLAST
Germany roof
Alien Invasion
Sweden Cytoplasm
BLAST
Poland Tefel **
* Nerchio is not able to attend and will be replaced by GoOdy.[2]
** Leenock is not able to attend, and his seed from the Spring Championship will be taken by Grubby, who already qualified through the European Qualifier. Tefel will be the replacement for the European Qualifier position vacated by Grubby.[3]

Results[edit]

Bracket 1 (Top)[edit]

Round of 16
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia Protoss
Zerg Sasquatch
July 20, 2012
 USA Sasquatch
1
 South Korea Ryung
2
Ryung Terran
Zerg Sheth
July 20, 2012
 USA Sheth
0
 South Korea HerO
2
HerO Protoss
Zerg Cytoplasm
July 20, 2012
 Sweden Cytoplasm
1
 Poland Tefel
0
Tefel Zerg
Protoss Grubby
July 20, 2012
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 South Korea Oz
2
Oz Protoss
Zerg roof
July 20, 2012
 Germany roof
0
 South Korea Rain
1
Rain Terran
Zerg viOLet
July 20, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
2
 USA Illusion
1
Illusion Terran
Zerg Revival
July 20, 2012
 South Korea Revival
2
 USA qxc
0
qxc Terran
Zerg Stephano
July 20, 2012
 France Stephano
2
Quarterfinals
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia Protoss
Terran Ryung
July 20, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
0
 South Korea HerO
2
HerO Protoss
Protoss Grubby
July 20, 2012
 Netherlands Grubby
1
 South Korea Oz
2
Oz Protoss
Zerg viOLet
July 20, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
1
 South Korea Revival
1
Revival Zerg
Zerg Stephano
July 20, 2012
 France Stephano
2
Semifinals
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia Protoss
Protoss HerO
July 21, 2012
 South Korea HerO
1
 South Korea Oz
2
Oz Protoss
Zerg Stephano
July 21, 2012
 France Stephano
1
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia Protoss
Protoss Oz
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Oz
1
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea Rain
2
Rain Terran
Zerg roof
July 21, 2012
 Germany roof
1
 USA qxc
0
qxc Terran
Terran Illusion
July 21, 2012
 USA Illusion
2
 USA Sheth
1
Sheth Zerg
Zerg Sasquatch
July 21, 2012
 USA Sasquatch
2
 Poland Tefel
1
Tefel Zerg
Zerg Cytoplasm
July 21, 2012
 Sweden Cytoplasm
2
Losers' Round 2
 Netherlands Grubby
0
Grubby Protoss
Terran Rain
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Rain
2
 South Korea Ryung
2
Ryung Terran
Terran Illusion
July 21, 2012
 USA Illusion
0
 South Korea Revival
2
Revival Zerg
Zerg Sasquatch
July 21, 2012
 USA Sasquatch
0
 South Korea viOLet
2
viOLet Zerg
Zerg Cytoplasm
July 21, 2012
 Sweden Cytoplasm
0
Losers' Round 3
 South Korea Rain
0
Rain Terran
Terran Ryung
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
2
 South Korea Revival
0
Revival Zerg
Zerg viOLet
July 21, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
2
Losers' Round 4
 France Stephano
2
Stephano Zerg
Terran Ryung
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
1
 South Korea HerO
2
HerO Protoss
Zerg viOLet
July 21, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
0
Losers' Semifinals
 France Stephano
2
Stephano Zerg
Protoss HerO
July 21, 2012
 South Korea HerO
1
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Oz
4
Oz Protoss
Zerg Stephano
July 22, 2012
 France Stephano
1
Bracket Finals
 South Korea Alicia
4
Alicia Protoss
Protoss Oz
July 22, 2012
 South Korea Oz
3

Bracket 2 (Bottom)[edit]

Round of 16
 South Korea PuMa
0
PuMa Terran
Protoss Welmu
July 20, 2012
 Finland Welmu
2
 South Korea Dream
1
Dream Terran
Terran TaeJa
July 20, 2012
 South Korea TaeJa
2
 Sweden SortOf
2
SortOf Zerg
Protoss First
July 20, 2012
 South Korea First
0
 Norway Snute
0
Snute Zerg
Terran GanZi
July 20, 2012
 South Korea GanZi
2
 South Korea aLive
2
aLive Terran
Protoss Daisy
July 20, 2012
 South Korea Daisy
0
 South Korea TOP
2
TOP Terran
Zerg Golden
July 20, 2012
 South Korea Golden
1
 South Korea ReaL
0
ReaL Protoss
Zerg LosirA
July 20, 2012
 South Korea LosirA
2
 Germany GoOdy
1
GoOdy Terran
Protoss SaSe
July 20, 2012
 Sweden SaSe
2
Quarterfinals
 Finland Welmu
0
Welmu Protoss
Terran TaeJa
July 20, 2012
 South Korea TaeJa
2
 Sweden SortOf
0
SortOf Zerg
Terran GanZi
July 20, 2012
 South Korea GanZi
2
 South Korea aLive
2
aLive Terran
Terran TOP
July 20, 2012
 South Korea TOP
0
 South Korea LosirA
2
LosirA Zerg
Protoss SaSe
July 20, 2012
 Sweden SaSe
0
Semifinals
 South Korea TaeJa
2
TaeJa Terran
Terran GanZi
July 21, 2012
 South Korea GanZi
0
 South Korea aLive
0
aLive Terran
Zerg LosirA
July 21, 2012
 South Korea LosirA
2
Winners' Finals
 South Korea TaeJa
2
TaeJa Terran
Zerg LosirA
July 21, 2012
 South Korea LosirA
1
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea Golden
0
Golden Zerg
Protoss Daisy
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Daisy
2
 Germany GoOdy
2
GoOdy Terran
Protoss ReaL
July 21, 2012
 South Korea ReaL
0
 South Korea Dream
0
Dream Terran
Terran PuMa
July 21, 2012
 South Korea PuMa
2
 Norway Snute
1
Snute Zerg
Protoss First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Round 2
 Sweden SortOf
1
SortOf Zerg
Protoss Daisy
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Daisy
2
 Finland Welmu
0
Welmu Protoss
Terran GoOdy
July 21, 2012
 Germany GoOdy
2
 Sweden SaSe
0
SaSe Protoss
Terran PuMa
July 21, 2012
 South Korea PuMa
2
 South Korea TOP
0
TOP Terran
Protoss First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Round 3
 South Korea Daisy
2
Daisy Protoss
Terran GoOdy
July 21, 2012
 Germany GoOdy
1
 South Korea PuMa
0
PuMa Terran
Protoss First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Round 4
 South Korea aLive
4
aLive Terran
Protoss Daisy
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Daisy
0
 South Korea GanZi
0
GanZi Terran
Protoss First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Semifinals
 South Korea aLive
1
aLive Terran
Protoss First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Finals
 South Korea LosirA
0
LosirA Zerg
Protoss First
July 22, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Bracket Finals
 South Korea TaeJa
2
TaeJa Terran
Protoss First
July 22, 2012
 South Korea First
0
Extended Series rule:
Players who have met before play a best-of-seven series starting with the results from previous meeting.

Finals[edit]

Grand Finals
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia Protoss
Terran TaeJa
July 22, 2012
 South Korea TaeJa
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Top 32
91112
Top 16
574
Top 8
422
Top 4
31
Grand Finals
11
Winner
1

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