2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series: South Korea Nationals

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[e][h]2012 StarCraft II WCS: South Korea Finals
League Information
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
1v1, double-elimination
Prize pool:
₩30,000,000 (≃ $26,400)
Start Date:
2012-08-06
End Date:
2012-08-25
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea  Creator
South Korea  Squirtle
South Korea  PartinG
South Korea  RorO
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
11
9
12
Maps
Chronology

The 2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series: South Korea Nationals is a StarCraft II tournament hosted by Blizzard. The event is part of 2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series and will be held in South Korea from August 6 to 25, 2012.

About[edit]

The South Korean Nationals will feature 32 players competing for a prize pool of $25,980 and seeds for the top 10 finishers to the Asia Finals that will be held later this year.

Format[edit]

  • Double-elimination
  • All rounds best-of-three.
  • In the Grand Finals, the player coming from the Lower Bracket has to win two best-of-three series.

Map Pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

₩30,000,000 (≈$26,400), and ten [1] paid trips to the 2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series Asia Finals is spread among the players as seen below. Additionally the winner receives a direct seed to the 2012 Battle.net World Championship.[1]

* Approximate USD amounts taken from http://xe.com on August 28, 2012. [₩1000 KRW = $0.88 USD]

Qualifiers[edit]

Offline Preliminaries Date Qualified Players
Day 1 2012-07-22 South Korea  Hack South Korea  Puzzle South Korea  dreamertt South Korea  BBoongBBoong
South Korea  Curious South Korea  CoCa South Korea  Creator South Korea  Happy
Day 2 2012-07-23 South Korea  sC South Korea  Leenock South Korea  horror South Korea  YugiOh
South Korea  Reality South Korea  Miya South Korea  Polt South Korea  TAiLS

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (11) Terran Terran (9) Zerg Zerg (12)
Qualified via Open Preliminaries (16)
South Korea Puzzle
South Korea Hack
South Korea BBoongBBoong
South Korea Creator
South Korea dreamertt
South Korea CoCa
South Korea TAiLS
South Korea Happy
South Korea Curious
South Korea sC
South Korea Leenock
South Korea Reality
South Korea horror
South Korea Polt
South Korea YugiOh
South Korea Miya
KeSPA Invites (6)
South Korea Rain
South Korea EffOrt
South Korea herO
South Korea RorO
South Korea Jaedong
South Korea Soulkey
Qualified by GSL Points (10)
South Korea Genius
South Korea Mvp
South Korea DongRaeGu
South Korea Squirtle
South Korea GuMiho
South Korea MC
South Korea aLive
South Korea PartinG
South Korea Seed
South Korea HerO

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Winners Bracket

Round 1
 South Korea Miya
2
Miya 
 horror
August 6, 2012
 South Korea horror
1
 South Korea Curious
2
Curious 
 Rain
August 6, 2012
 South Korea Rain
0
 South Korea PartinG
2
PartinG 
 sC
August 6, 2012
 South Korea sC
0
 South Korea Jaedong
0
Jaedong 
 aLive
August 6, 2012
 South Korea aLive
2
 South Korea Polt
2
Polt 
 Mvp
August 7, 2012
 South Korea Mvp
1
 South Korea TAiLS
2
TAiLS 
 Happy
August 7, 2012
 South Korea Happy
1
 South Korea CoCa
0
CoCa 
 Seed
August 7, 2012
 South Korea Seed
2
 South Korea GuMiho
2
GuMiho 
 Soulkey
August 7, 2012
 South Korea Soulkey
0
 South Korea Creator
2
Creator 
 DongRaeGu
August 8, 2012
 South Korea DongRaeGu
1
 South Korea EffOrt
0
EffOrt 
 HerO
August 8, 2012
 South Korea HerO
2
 South Korea herO
1
herO 
 Puzzle
August 8, 2012
 South Korea Puzzle
2
 South Korea YugiOh
0
YugiOh 
 Reality
August 8, 2012
 South Korea Reality
2
 South Korea dreamertt
1
dreamertt 
 Genius
August 9, 2012
 South Korea Genius
2
 South Korea Squirtle
2
Squirtle 
 BBoongBBoong
August 9, 2012
 South Korea BBoongBBoong
0
 South Korea RorO
2
RorO 
 Hack
August 9, 2012
 South Korea Hack
1
 South Korea Leenock
2
Leenock 
 MC
August 9, 2012
 South Korea MC
1
Round 2
 South Korea Miya
0
Miya 
 Curious
August 10, 2012
 South Korea Curious
2
 South Korea PartinG
2
PartinG 
 aLive
August 10, 2012
 South Korea aLive
1
 South Korea Polt
2
Polt 
 TAiLS
August 13, 2012
 South Korea TAiLS
1
 South Korea Seed
2
Seed 
 GuMiho
August 13, 2012
 South Korea GuMiho
1
 South Korea Creator
2
Creator 
 HerO
August 14, 2012
 South Korea HerO
1
 South Korea Puzzle
2
Puzzle 
 Reality
August 10, 2012
 South Korea Reality
1
 South Korea Genius
0
Genius 
 Squirtle
August 13, 2012
 South Korea Squirtle
2
 South Korea RorO
2
RorO 
 Leenock
August 10, 2012
 South Korea Leenock
1
Round 3
 South Korea Curious
0
Curious 
 PartinG
August 20, 2012
 South Korea PartinG
2
 South Korea Polt
0
Polt 
 Seed
August 20, 2012
 South Korea Seed
2
 South Korea Creator
2
Creator 
 Puzzle
August 20, 2012
 South Korea Puzzle
0
 South Korea Squirtle
2
Squirtle 
 RorO
August 20, 2012
 South Korea RorO
1
Round 4
 South Korea PartinG
2
PartinG 
 Seed
August 23, 2012
 South Korea Seed
0
 South Korea Creator
0
Creator 
 Squirtle
August 23, 2012
 South Korea Squirtle
2

Losers Bracket

Losers Round 1
 South Korea horror
1
horror 
 Rain
August 15, 2012
 South Korea Rain
2
 South Korea sC
1
sC 
 Jaedong
August 14, 2012
 South Korea Jaedong
2
 South Korea Mvp
-
Mvp 
 Happy
August 14, 2012
Mvp forfeited to attend IEM Cologne.[2]
 South Korea Happy
W
 South Korea CoCa
0
CoCa 
 Soulkey
August 15, 2012
 South Korea Soulkey
2
 South Korea DongRaeGu
1
DongRaeGu 
 EffOrt
August 14, 2012
 South Korea EffOrt
2
 South Korea herO
2
herO 
 YugiOh
August 14, 2012
 South Korea YugiOh
0
 South Korea dreamertt
2
dreamertt 
 BBoongBBoong
August 15, 2012
 South Korea BBoongBBoong
1
 South Korea Hack
W
Hack 
 MC
August 15, 2012
MC forfeited to attend IEM Cologne.[2]
 South Korea MC
-
Losers Round 2
 South Korea Leenock
0
Leenock 
 Rain
August 17, 2012
 South Korea Rain
2
 South Korea Genius
1
Genius 
 Jaedong
August 16, 2012
 South Korea Jaedong
2
 South Korea Reality
2
Reality 
 Happy
August 16, 2012
 South Korea Happy
1
 South Korea HerO
2
HerO 
 Soulkey
August 17, 2012
 South Korea Soulkey
1
 South Korea GuMiho
0
GuMiho 
 EffOrt
August 16, 2012
 South Korea EffOrt
2
 South Korea TAiLS
1
TAiLS 
 herO
August 16, 2012
 South Korea herO
2
 South Korea aLive
2
aLive 
 dreamertt
August 17, 2012
 South Korea dreamertt
0
 South Korea Miya
2
Miya 
 Hack
August 17, 2012
 South Korea Hack
1
Losers Round 3
 South Korea Rain
2
Rain 
 Jaedong
August 20, 2012
 South Korea Jaedong
0
 South Korea Reality
0
Reality 
 HerO
August 21, 2012
 South Korea HerO
2
 South Korea EffOrt
0
EffOrt 
 herO
August 21, 2012
 South Korea herO
2
 South Korea aLive
0
aLive 
 Miya
August 21, 2012
 South Korea Miya
2
Losers Round 4
 South Korea Curious
1
Curious 
 Rain
August 22, 2012
 South Korea Rain
2
 South Korea Polt
0
Polt 
 HerO
August 22, 2012
 South Korea HerO
2
 South Korea Puzzle
0
Puzzle 
 herO
August 22, 2012
 South Korea herO
2
 South Korea RorO
2
RorO 
 Miya
August 22, 2012
 South Korea Miya
1
Losers Round 5
 South Korea Rain
W
Rain 
 HerO
August 23, 2012
 South Korea HerO
-
 South Korea herO
0
herO 
 RorO
August 23, 2012
 South Korea RorO
2
Losers Round 6
 South Korea Creator
2
Creator 
 Rain
August 24, 2012
 South Korea Rain
1
 South Korea Seed
0
Seed 
 RorO
August 24, 2012
 South Korea RorO
2

Final Bracket

From Winners Bracket
 South Korea PartinG
0
PartinG 
 Squirtle
August 24, 2012
 South Korea Squirtle
2
From Losers Bracket
 South Korea Creator
2
Creator 
 RorO
August 24, 2012
 South Korea RorO
1
Losers Finals
 South Korea PartinG
1
PartinG 
 Creator
August 25, 2012
 South Korea Creator
2
Grand Finals
 South Korea Squirtle
0
1
Squirtle 
 Creator
August 25, 2012
 South Korea Creator
2
2

9th-12th Consolation Matches[edit]

Match 1
 South Korea Miya
2
Miya 
 Polt
August 25, 2012
 South Korea Polt
1
Match 2
 South Korea Puzzle
1
Puzzle 
 Curious
August 25, 2012
 South Korea Curious
2

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
11912
Round of 24
1077
Round of 16
835
Round of 12
813
Round of 8
71
Round of 6
51
Round of 4
31
Round of 3
3
Grand Finals
2
Winner
1

Additional Coverage[edit]

TeamLiquid.net[edit]

Live Report[edit]

Write-Ups[edit]

TeamLiquid.net[edit]

Interviews[edit]

View Games[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Jin-Hong Cho (2012-07-09). "WCS Korean Championship format detailed".
  2. 2.0 2.1 Mvp and MC forfeit WCS
  3. HerO forfeits WCS
  4. Victor "Liquid`Nazgul" Goossens (23 August 2012). "Nazgul comments on HerO's WCS forfeit". Retrieved 23 August 2012.