2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series: South Korea Nationals

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[e][h]2012 StarCraft II WCS: South Korea Finals
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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 Picon small.png Creator
South Korea Picon small.png Squirtle
South Korea Picon small.png PartinG
South Korea Zicon small.png RorO
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Picon small.png 11
Ticon small.png 9
Zicon small.png 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 Ticon small.png Hack South Korea Picon small.png Puzzle South Korea Ticon small.png dreamertt South Korea Zicon small.png BBoongBBoong
South Korea Zicon small.png Curious South Korea Zicon small.png CoCa South Korea Picon small.png Creator South Korea Ticon small.png Happy
Day 2 2012-07-23 South Korea Ticon small.png sC South Korea Zicon small.png Leenock South Korea Zicon small.png horror South Korea Zicon small.png YugiOh
South Korea Ticon small.png Reality South Korea Zicon small.png Miya South Korea Ticon small.png Polt South Korea Picon small.png TAiLS

Participants[edit]

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

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Winners Bracket

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

Losers Bracket

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

Final Bracket

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

9th-12th Consolation Matches[edit]

Match 1
 South Korea Miya
2
Miya Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png Polt
August 25, 2012
 South Korea Polt
1
Match 2
 South Korea Puzzle
1
Puzzle Picon small.png
Zicon small.png 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.