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 Protoss Creator
South Korea Protoss Squirtle
South Korea Protoss PartinG
South Korea Zerg RorO
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Protoss 11
Terran 9
Zerg 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]

Place $ USD ₩  KRW Seed Player Team
1st $10,570 ₩ 12,000,000 Paid Trip South Korea Protoss Creator Prime Prime
2nd $3,960 ₩ 4,500,000 Paid Trip South Korea Protoss Squirtle StarTale StarTale
3rd $1,580 ₩ 1,800,000 Paid Trip South Korea Protoss PartinG StarTale StarTale
4th $790 ₩ 900,000 Paid Trip South Korea Zerg RorO Samsung KHAN Samsung KHAN
5th-6th $530 ₩ 600,000 Paid Trip South Korea Protoss Rain SK Telecom T1 SK Telecom T1
South Korea Protoss Seed Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
7th-8th $530 ₩ 600,000 Paid Trip South Korea Protoss HerO Team Liquid Team Liquid
South Korea Protoss herO CJ Entus CJ Entus
9th-10th $400 ₩ 450,000 Paid Trip South Korea Zerg Miya SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Zerg Curious StarTale StarTale
11th-12th $400 ₩ 450,000 - South Korea Terran Polt Team SCV Life Team SCV Life
South Korea Protoss Puzzle SlayerS SlayerS
13th-16th $400 ₩ 450,000 - South Korea Terran Reality Samsung KHAN Samsung KHAN
South Korea Terran aLive Fnatic Fnatic
South Korea Zerg EffOrt CJ Entus CJ Entus
South Korea Zerg Jaedong 8th Team 8th Team
17th-24th $260 ₩ 300,000 - South Korea Zerg Leenock FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Protoss Genius MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Terran Happy Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Zerg Soulkey Woongjin Stars Woongjin Stars
South Korea Terran GuMiho FXOpen e-Sports FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Protoss TAiLS MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Terran dreamertt Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Terran Hack StarTale StarTale
25th-32nd $260 ₩ 300,000 - South Korea Zerg horror Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Terran sC MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Terran Mvp Incredible Miracle Incredible Miracle
South Korea Zerg CoCa SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Zerg DongRaeGu MVP (team) MVP
South Korea Zerg YugiOh SlayerS SlayerS
South Korea Zerg BBoongBBoong Prime Prime
South Korea Protoss MC SK Gaming SK Gaming

* 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 Terran Hack South Korea Protoss Puzzle South Korea Terran dreamertt South Korea Zerg BBoongBBoong
South Korea Zerg Curious South Korea Zerg CoCa South Korea Protoss Creator South Korea Terran Happy
Day 2 2012-07-23 South Korea Terran sC South Korea Zerg Leenock South Korea Zerg horror South Korea Zerg YugiOh
South Korea Terran Reality South Korea Zerg Miya South Korea Terran Polt South Korea Protoss TAiLS

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (11) Terran Terran (9) Zerg Zerg (12)
Qualified via Open Preliminaries (16)
SlayerS
South Korea Puzzle
StarTale
South Korea Hack
Prime
South Korea BBoongBBoong
Prime
South Korea Creator
Incredible Miracle
South Korea dreamertt
SlayerS
South Korea CoCa
MVP (team)
South Korea TAiLS
Incredible Miracle
South Korea Happy
StarTale
South Korea Curious
MVP (team)
South Korea sC
FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Leenock
Samsung KHAN
South Korea Reality
Incredible Miracle
South Korea horror
Team SCV Life
South Korea Polt
SlayerS
South Korea YugiOh
SlayerS
South Korea Miya
KeSPA Invites (6)
SK Telecom T1
South Korea Rain
CJ Entus
South Korea EffOrt
CJ Entus
South Korea herO
Samsung KHAN
South Korea RorO
Team 8
South Korea Jaedong
Woongjin Stars
South Korea Soulkey
Qualified by GSL Points (10)
SlayerS
South Korea Genius
Incredible Miracle
South Korea Mvp
MVP (team)
South Korea DongRaeGu
StarTale
South Korea Squirtle
FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea GuMiho
SK Gaming
South Korea MC
Fnatic
South Korea aLive
StarTale
South Korea PartinG
Incredible Miracle
South Korea Seed
Team Liquid
South Korea HerO

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Winners Bracket

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

Losers Bracket

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

Final Bracket

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

9th-12th Consolation Matches[edit]

Match 1
 South Korea Miya
2
Miya Zerg
Terran Polt
August 25, 2012
 South Korea Polt
1
Match 2
 South Korea Puzzle
1
Puzzle Protoss
Zerg 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.