2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series: Europe Finals

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The StarCraft II World Championship Series is the culmination of more than 30 eSports events run by Blizzard and tournament organizers. The goal of the StarCraft II World Championship Series is to identify a true global champion, as players enter and qualify through open tournaments starting at the national level. It will take place in the Ericsson Globe, in Stockholm.

[e][h]2012 StarCraft II WCS: Europe Finals
2012 World Championship Series Europe Finals.jpeg
League Information
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Sweden Stockholm
Format:
1v1, Double-elimination
Prize pool:
$60,000
Start Date:
2012-09-15
End Date:
2012-09-16
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
France Zicon small.png Stephano
Spain Zicon small.png VortiX
Spain Ticon small.png LucifroN
Belarus Zicon small.png LoWeLy
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Picon small.png 11
Ticon small.png 8
Zicon small.png 13
Maps
Chronology

About[edit]

Aerial shot of the packed Globe on day 2

Rachel "Seltzer" Quirico[1] & Paul "ReDeYe" Chaloner will host the event. Artosis, Tasteless, Apollo, and Kaelaris will broadcast, while Adebisi acts as the events main observer.

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]

$60,000, and six seeds* for the 2012 Battle.net World Championship is spread among the players as seen below:

* Because Stephano previously won the French National and thus a direct seed into the World Championship, an extra match at this tournament was played so as to determine the 7th place player, the winner of which receives the 6th seed to the World Championship.

Qualifiers[edit]

Full Qualifier List: 2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series Europe Nationals
The participants are seeded from the different National Finals tournaments and one Combined European Continental Final.[2][3]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (11) Terran Terran (8) Zerg Zerg (13)
Qualified through National Championships
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Italy JeaL
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Italy StarEagle
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Poland Nerchio
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Poland MaNa
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Spain LucifroN
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Belgium Orly
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Netherlands Grubby
Germany KrasS
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Netherlands Ret
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Germany HasuObs
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United Kingdom DeMusliM
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Spain VortiX
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Germany Socke
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France Dayshi
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Germany DarKFoRcE
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Ukraine White-Ra
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Russia Happy
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United Kingdom Ziktomini
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Russia TitaN
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Sweden ThorZaIN
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United Kingdom JonnyREcco
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Sweden Seiplo
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Finland Naama
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France Stephano
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Norway Noticimus
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France Eeel
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Denmark BabyKnight
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Ukraine Bly
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Russia sLivko
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Sweden SortOf
Qualified through Combined European Nationals
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Romania NightEnD
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Belarus LoWeLy

Results[edit]

Winners Bracket

Round 1
 Germany KrasS
0
 Ukraine Bly
2
 Poland MaNa
2
 United Kingdom DeMusliM
1
 Spain VortiX
2
 Norway Noticimus
0
 Sweden SortOf
2
 Poland Nerchio
1
 Russia sLivko
2
 Netherlands Grubby
1
 Netherlands Ret
2
 Italy JeaL
0
 Ukraine White-Ra
2
 Belgium Orly
0
 Denmark BabyKnight
2
 Sweden Seiplo
1
 United Kingdom Ziktomini
1
 Germany DarKFoRcE
2
 Spain LucifroN
2
 Russia Happy
1
 Germany Socke
2
 France Eeel
0
 Russia TitaN
0
 Italy StarEagle
2
 Finland Naama
1
 France Dayshi
2
 France Stephano
2
 Germany HasuObs
0
 Sweden ThorZaIN
2
 Romania NightEnD
0
 Belarus LoWeLy
2
 United Kingdom JonnyREcco
1
Round 2
 Ukraine Bly
2
 Poland MaNa
1
 Spain VortiX
2
 Sweden SortOf
1
 Russia sLivko
1
 Netherlands Ret
2
 Ukraine White-Ra
0
 Denmark BabyKnight
2
 Germany DarKFoRcE
0
 Spain LucifroN
2
 Germany Socke
2
 Italy StarEagle
0
 France Dayshi
0
 France Stephano
2
 Sweden ThorZaIN
1
 Belarus LoWeLy
2
Round 3
 Ukraine Bly
1
 Spain VortiX
2
 Netherlands Ret
1
 Denmark BabyKnight
2
 Spain LucifroN
2
 Germany Socke
0
 France Stephano
2
 Belarus LoWeLy
0
Round 4
 Spain VortiX
2
 Denmark BabyKnight
1
 Spain LucifroN
1
 France Stephano
2

Losers Bracket

Losers Round 1
 Germany KrasS
1
 United Kingdom DeMusliM
2
 Norway Noticimus
0
 Poland Nerchio
2
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 Italy JeaL
1
 Belgium Orly
1
 Sweden Seiplo
2
 United Kingdom Ziktomini
0
 Russia Happy
2
 France Eeel
0
 Russia TitaN
2
 Finland Naama
1
 Germany HasuObs
2
 Romania NightEnD
1
 United Kingdom JonnyREcco
2
Losers Round 2
 France Dayshi
0
 United Kingdom DeMusliM
2
 Sweden ThorZaIN
0
 Poland Nerchio
2
 Germany DarKFoRcE
0
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 Italy StarEagle
2
 Sweden Seiplo
0
 Russia sLivko
1
 Russia Happy
2
 Ukraine White-Ra
1
 Russia TitaN
2
 Poland MaNa
2
 Germany HasuObs
1
 Sweden SortOf
2
 United Kingdom JonnyREcco
0
Losers Round 3
 United Kingdom DeMusliM
0
 Poland Nerchio
2
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 Italy StarEagle
1
 Russia Happy
2
 Russia TitaN
0
 Poland MaNa
0
 Sweden SortOf
2
Losers Round 4
 Ukraine Bly
0
 Poland Nerchio
2
 Netherlands Ret
1
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 Germany Socke
0
 Russia Happy
2
 Belarus LoWeLy
2
 Sweden SortOf
1
Losers Round 5
 Poland Nerchio
1
 Netherlands Grubby
2
 Russia Happy
0
 Belarus LoWeLy
2
Losers Round 6
 Spain LucifroN[4]
2
 Netherlands Grubby
1
 Denmark BabyKnight[4]
0
 Belarus LoWeLy
2

Final Bracket

From Winners Bracket
 Spain VortiX
0
 France Stephano
2
From Losers Bracket
 Spain LucifroN
2
 Belarus LoWeLy
0
Losers Finals
 Spain VortiX
2
 Spain LucifroN
0
Grand Finals
 France Stephano
1
2
 Spain VortiX
2
0

7th Place Consolation Match[edit]

Bo3
 Poland Nerchio
2
 Russia Happy
0

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
11813
Round of 16
547
Round of 8
224
Round of 4
13
Grand Finals
2
Winner
1

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Additional Coverage[edit]

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Live Report[edit]

Write-Ups[edit]

Gallery[edit]

See Also[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Hellspawnlord (2012-09-13). "@Hellspawnlord". Retrieved 15 September 2012.
  2. Blizzard Entertainment (2012-04-12). "World Championship Series: Europe Nationals".
  3. otacon (2012-04-25). "Combined European National & Qualifiers".
  4. 4.0 4.1 DreamHack (2012-09-16). "DreamHack confirmation for Round 6 matchups".