MLG Pro Circuit 2012 – Summer Arena

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[e][h]2012 MLG Summer Arena
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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:
2012-07-20
End Date:
2012-07-22
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa
South Korea Picon small.png Alicia
South Korea Picon small.png First
South Korea Picon small.png Oz
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Picon small.png 9
Ticon small.png 11
Zicon small.png 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.

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)
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South Korea Alicia
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South Korea PuMa
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France Stephano
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Sweden SaSe
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South Korea GanZi
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South Korea Oz
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South Korea aLive
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Netherlands Grubby **
Qualified through the Korean Qualifier (9)
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South Korea HerO
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South Korea TaeJa
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South Korea LosirA
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South Korea First
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South Korea Ryung
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South Korea Revival
South Korea TOP
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South Korea Rain
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South Korea Dream
Qualified through the North American Qualifier (6)
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USA Illusion
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South Korea Golden
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USA qxc
South Korea viOLet
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USA Sheth
USA Sasquatch
Qualified through the European Qualifier (9)
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South Korea ReaL
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Germany GoOdy *
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Sweden SortOf
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South Korea Daisy
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Norway Snute
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Finland Welmu
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Germany roof
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Sweden Cytoplasm
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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 Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Sasquatch
July 20, 2012
 USA Sasquatch
1
 South Korea Ryung
2
Ryung Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Sheth
July 20, 2012
 USA Sheth
0
 South Korea HerO
2
HerO Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Cytoplasm
July 20, 2012
 Sweden Cytoplasm
1
 Poland Tefel
0
Tefel Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Grubby
July 20, 2012
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 South Korea Oz
2
Oz Picon small.png
Zicon small.png roof
July 20, 2012
 Germany roof
0
 South Korea Rain
1
Rain Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png viOLet
July 20, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
2
 USA Illusion
1
Illusion Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Revival
July 20, 2012
 South Korea Revival
2
 USA qxc
0
qxc Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png Stephano
July 20, 2012
 France Stephano
2
Quarterfinals
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia Picon small.png
Ticon small.png Ryung
July 20, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
0
 South Korea HerO
2
HerO Picon small.png
Picon small.png Grubby
July 20, 2012
 Netherlands Grubby
1
 South Korea Oz
2
Oz Picon small.png
Zicon small.png viOLet
July 20, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
1
 South Korea Revival
1
Revival Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Stephano
July 20, 2012
 France Stephano
2
Semifinals
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia Picon small.png
Picon small.png HerO
July 21, 2012
 South Korea HerO
1
 South Korea Oz
2
Oz Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Stephano
July 21, 2012
 France Stephano
1
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Alicia
2
Alicia Picon small.png
Picon small.png Oz
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Oz
1
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea Rain
2
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Zicon small.png roof
July 21, 2012
 Germany roof
1
 USA qxc
0
qxc Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png Illusion
July 21, 2012
 USA Illusion
2
 USA Sheth
1
Sheth Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Sasquatch
July 21, 2012
 USA Sasquatch
2
 Poland Tefel
1
Tefel Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Cytoplasm
July 21, 2012
 Sweden Cytoplasm
2
Losers' Round 2
 Netherlands Grubby
0
Grubby Picon small.png
Ticon small.png Rain
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Rain
2
 South Korea Ryung
2
Ryung Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png Illusion
July 21, 2012
 USA Illusion
0
 South Korea Revival
2
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Zicon small.png Sasquatch
July 21, 2012
 USA Sasquatch
0
 South Korea viOLet
2
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Zicon small.png Cytoplasm
July 21, 2012
 Sweden Cytoplasm
0
Losers' Round 3
 South Korea Rain
0
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Ticon small.png Ryung
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
2
 South Korea Revival
0
Revival Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png viOLet
July 21, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
2
Losers' Round 4
 France Stephano
2
Stephano Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png Ryung
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Ryung
1
 South Korea HerO
2
HerO Picon small.png
Zicon small.png viOLet
July 21, 2012
 South Korea viOLet
0
Losers' Semifinals
 France Stephano
2
Stephano Zicon small.png
Picon small.png HerO
July 21, 2012
 South Korea HerO
1
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Oz
4
Oz Picon small.png
Zicon small.png Stephano
July 22, 2012
 France Stephano
1
Bracket Finals
 South Korea Alicia
4
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Picon small.png Oz
July 22, 2012
 South Korea Oz
3

Bracket 2 (Bottom)[edit]

Round of 16
 South Korea PuMa
0
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Picon small.png Welmu
July 20, 2012
 Finland Welmu
2
 South Korea Dream
1
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Ticon small.png TaeJa
July 20, 2012
 South Korea TaeJa
2
 Sweden SortOf
2
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Picon small.png First
July 20, 2012
 South Korea First
0
 Norway Snute
0
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Ticon small.png GanZi
July 20, 2012
 South Korea GanZi
2
 South Korea aLive
2
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Picon small.png Daisy
July 20, 2012
 South Korea Daisy
0
 South Korea TOP
2
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Zicon small.png Golden
July 20, 2012
 South Korea Golden
1
 South Korea ReaL
0
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Zicon small.png LosirA
July 20, 2012
 South Korea LosirA
2
 Germany GoOdy
1
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Picon small.png SaSe
July 20, 2012
 Sweden SaSe
2
Quarterfinals
 Finland Welmu
0
Welmu Picon small.png
Ticon small.png TaeJa
July 20, 2012
 South Korea TaeJa
2
 Sweden SortOf
0
SortOf Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png GanZi
July 20, 2012
 South Korea GanZi
2
 South Korea aLive
2
aLive Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png TOP
July 20, 2012
 South Korea TOP
0
 South Korea LosirA
2
LosirA Zicon small.png
Picon small.png SaSe
July 20, 2012
 Sweden SaSe
0
Semifinals
 South Korea TaeJa
2
TaeJa Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png GanZi
July 21, 2012
 South Korea GanZi
0
 South Korea aLive
0
aLive Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png LosirA
July 21, 2012
 South Korea LosirA
2
Winners' Finals
 South Korea TaeJa
2
TaeJa Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png LosirA
July 21, 2012
 South Korea LosirA
1
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea Golden
0
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Picon small.png Daisy
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Daisy
2
 Germany GoOdy
2
GoOdy Ticon small.png
Picon small.png ReaL
July 21, 2012
 South Korea ReaL
0
 South Korea Dream
0
Dream Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png PuMa
July 21, 2012
 South Korea PuMa
2
 Norway Snute
1
Snute Zicon small.png
Picon small.png First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Round 2
 Sweden SortOf
1
SortOf Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Daisy
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Daisy
2
 Finland Welmu
0
Welmu Picon small.png
Ticon small.png GoOdy
July 21, 2012
 Germany GoOdy
2
 Sweden SaSe
0
SaSe Picon small.png
Ticon small.png PuMa
July 21, 2012
 South Korea PuMa
2
 South Korea TOP
0
TOP Ticon small.png
Picon small.png First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Round 3
 South Korea Daisy
2
Daisy Picon small.png
Ticon small.png GoOdy
July 21, 2012
 Germany GoOdy
1
 South Korea PuMa
0
PuMa Ticon small.png
Picon small.png First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Round 4
 South Korea aLive
4
aLive Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Daisy
July 21, 2012
 South Korea Daisy
0
 South Korea GanZi
0
GanZi Ticon small.png
Picon small.png First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Semifinals
 South Korea aLive
1
aLive Ticon small.png
Picon small.png First
July 21, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Losers' Finals
 South Korea LosirA
0
LosirA Zicon small.png
Picon small.png First
July 22, 2012
 South Korea First
2
Bracket Finals
 South Korea TaeJa
2
TaeJa Ticon small.png
Picon small.png 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
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Ticon small.png 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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