2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series: North America 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.

2012 Battle.net North American Championship
League Information
Organizer: Major League Gaming
Blizzard Entertainment
Game Version: Wings of Liberty Patch 1.5.2
Server: North America
Event Type: Offline
Location: United States USA
Format: 1v1, Double-elimination
Prize pool: $60,000
Start Date: 2012-08-24
End Date: 2012-08-26
Liquipedia Tier: Major
Links: Official Website
Winners
Canada Zerg Scarlett
USA Zerg ViBE
USA Zerg IdrA
Mexico Terran MajOr
Player Breakdown
Number of Players: 32
Protoss 10   Terran 7   Zerg 15   
Maps
WCS Cloud Kingdom LE • WCS Daybreak LE • WCS Ohana LE • WCS Antiga Shipyard • WCS Entombed Valley • WCS Shakuras Plateau • WCS Tal'Darim Altar LE
Chronology
2013 WCS Season 1 America 2013 WCS Season 1 America 


About[edit]

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 seven berths in the World Championship in Shanghai are spread among the players as seen below:

Place Prize ID Team
1st $24,000 Canada Zerg Scarlett Team Acer Team Acer
2nd $9,000 USA Zerg ViBE ROOT Gaming ROOT Gaming
3rd $3,600 + seed USA Zerg IdrA Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
4th $1,800 + seed Mexico Terran MajOr ROOT Gaming ROOT Gaming
5th/6th $1,300 + seed USA Protoss Insur Infinity Seven Infinity Seven
5th/6th $1,300 + seed USA Protoss State Quantic Gaming Quantic Gaming
7th/8th $1,100 + seed USA Terran Illusion Quantic Gaming Quantic Gaming
7th/8th $1,100 + seed Canada Zerg Ostojiy It's Gosu eSports It's Gosu eSports
9th $1,000 + seed Canada Protoss HuK Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
  • Scarlett and ViBE finished 1st and 2nd, but since they had already qualified for the World Championship (by winning the Canada and USA Nationals, respectively), seeds will be awarded to the 8th and 9th place finishers. The 9th place finisher will be determined by a single-elimination consolation bracket between the players who are eliminated in Losers Bracket Round 4.

Qualifiers[edit]

Full Qualifier List: 2012 StarCraft II World Championship Series North America Nationals
The participants are seeded from the different National Finals tournaments.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (10) Terran Terran (7) Zerg Zerg (15)
It's Gosu eSports
USA Perfect
Quantic Gaming
USA Illusion
To Be Decided
USA Mystik
Infinity Seven
USA Insur
Quantic Gaming
USA theognis
Quantic Gaming
USA Hawk
NewRoSoft
USA RaNgeD
ROOT Gaming
Canada Drewbie
ROOT Gaming
USA ViBE
Team Liquid
USA NonY
It's Gosu eSports
Canada dde
Evil Geniuses
USA IdrA
Area 51 Gaming
USA hellokitty
LighT eSports
Canada Stalife
ROOT Gaming
USA Fitzyhere
Quantic Gaming
USA State
ROOT Gaming
Mexico MajOr
CompLexity Gaming
USA Goswser
Quantic Gaming
Canada DdoRo
Team Legion
Mexico Maker
To Be Decided
USA daisuki
Evil Geniuses
Canada HuK
Evil Geniuses
USA Suppy
ROOT Gaming
Canada TT1
Team Acer
Canada Scarlett
To Be Decided
Canada TubbyTheFat
It's Gosu eSports
Canada Ostojiy
Team Legion
Mexico JimRising
Team Quetzal
Mexico Zapo
Isurus Gaming
Mexico Dark
DuSt Gaming
Mexico Cham
To Be Decided
Canada Magic
  • CLOUD was unable to attend and was replaced by Cham.
  • Attero was unable to attend and was replaced by Magic.
  • NonY was unable to attend due to not feeling well.

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Winners Bracket

Round 1
 USA Goswser
1
 USA ViBE
2
 USA RaNgeD
2
 Mexico Dark
0
 USA Perfect
0
 Canada DdoRo
2
 USA Hawk
2
 Mexico JimRiSiNg
0
 Canada Magic
0
 Mexico Maker
2
 Canada Stalife
1
 USA IdrA
2
 USA hellokitty
2
 Canada Drewbie
0
 USA daisuki
1
 USA State
2
 Canada Scarlett
2
 USA theognis
1
 USA Mystik
2
 Mexico Cham
1
 Canada Ostojiy
0
 Canada HuK
2
 Canada TT1
0
 USA Suppy
2
 USA Insur
W
 USA NonY
-
 Mexico Zapo
0
 Canada TubbyTheFat
2
 Canada dde
1
 USA Illusion
2
 Mexico MajOr
1
 USA Fitzyhere
2
Round 2
 USA ViBE
2
 USA RaNgeD
0
 Canada DdoRo
2
 USA Hawk
1
 Mexico Maker
0
 USA IdrA
2
 USA hellokitty
1
 USA State
2
 Canada Scarlett
2
 USA Mystik
0
 Canada HuK
2
 USA Suppy
1
 USA Insur
2
 Canada TubbyTheFat
0
 USA Illusion
0
 USA Fitzyhere
2
Round 3
 USA ViBE
2
 Canada DdoRo
0
 USA IdrA
1
 USA State
2
 Canada Scarlett
2
 Canada HuK
0
 USA Insur
2
 USA Fitzyhere
1
Round 4
 USA ViBE
2
 USA State
0
 Canada Scarlett
2
 USA Insur
0

Losers Bracket

Losers Round 1
 USA Goswser
2
 Mexico Dark
0
 USA Perfect
1
 Mexico JimRiSiNg
2
 Canada Magic
1
 Canada Stalife
2
 Canada Drewbie
1
 USA daisuki
2
 USA theognis
2
 Mexico Cham
1
 Canada Ostojiy
2
 Canada TT1
0
 USA NonY
-
 Mexico Zapo
W
 Canada dde
0
 Mexico MajOr
2
Losers Round 2
 USA Mystik
1
 USA Goswser
2
 USA Suppy
2
 Mexico JimRiSiNg
0
 Canada TubbyTheFat
2
 Canada Stalife
1
 USA Illusion
2
 USA daisuki
0
 USA RaNgeD
2
 USA theognis
0
 USA Hawk
0
 Canada Ostojiy
2
 Mexico Maker
1
 Mexico Zapo
2
 USA hellokitty
0
 Mexico MajOr
2
Losers Round 3
 USA Goswser
1
 USA Suppy
2
 Canada TubbyTheFat
1
 USA Illusion
2
 USA RaNgeD
0
 Canada Ostojiy
2
 Mexico Zapo
0
 Mexico MajOr
2
Losers Round 4
 USA IdrA
2
 USA Suppy
1
 Canada DdoRo
0
 USA Illusion
2
 USA Fitzyhere
0
 Canada Ostojiy
2
 Canada HuK
1
 Mexico MajOr
2
Losers Round 5
 USA IdrA
2
 USA Illusion
0
 Canada Ostojiy
0
 Mexico MajOr
2
Losers Round 6
 USA Insur
0
 USA IdrA
2
 USA State
0
 Mexico MajOr
2

Final Bracket

From Winners Bracket
 USA ViBE
0
 Canada Scarlett
2
From Losers Bracket
 USA IdrA
2
 Mexico MajOr
0
Losers Finals
 USA ViBE
2
 USA IdrA
1
Grand Finals
 Canada Scarlett
2
 USA ViBE
0

Consolation Bracket[edit]

Semifinals
 Canada HuK
2
 USA Fitzyhere
1
 USA Suppy
2
 Canada DdoRo
0
Match for 9th
 Canada HuK
2
 USA Suppy
1

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
10715
Round of 24
7512
Round of 16
628
Round of 12
426
Round of 8
224
Round of 6
213
Round of 4
13
Grand Finals
2
Winner
1


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