2013 MLG Winter Championship

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[e][h]2013 MLG Winter Championship
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League Information
Organizer:
Server:
North America
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Dallas
Format:
Single-elimination Bracket
Prize pool:
$75,000
Start Date:
2013-03-15
End Date:
2013-03-17
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea Zicon small.png Life
South Korea Ticon small.png Flash
South Korea Picon small.png MC
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Picon small.png 12
Ticon small.png 10
Zicon small.png 10
Maps
Chronology

The 2013 MLG Pro Circuit Winter Championship is held in Dallas, Texas, from March 15–17. It is the first championship event in the 2013 MLG Pro Circuit. The event is also the first major StarCraft 2: Heart of The Swarm competition after the release of the new expansion. The casters for the event are: Day(9), DjWHEAT, Husky, TotalBiscuit, iNcontroL, Axslav, and Axeltoss with special floor reporter Anna Prosser Robinson. All 32 players for the tournament qualified through a 64 man bracket, ordered by region and seeded based upon their results in 2012. Unlike in previous MLG events there was also no open bracket.

Overview[edit]

Day(9) and DjWHEAT on the first day. Photo by Kevin Chang for Team Liquid

Location[edit]

  • Dallas, Texas
  • Dallas Convention Center

Prize Pool[edit]

$75,000 are spread among the players as seen below:

Format[edit]

  • Single-elimination bracket
  • Best-of-5; 3rd place: Best-of-3; Finals: Best-of-7

Showdowns[edit]

56 of the world’s best StarCraft II players will compete in 1 Showdown Match each, playing StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm before it is released to the public on March 12. The 28 winners will receive placement at the Winter Championship where they will compete with Life, Leenock, Flash and Bomber. See Showdowns

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (12) Terran Terran (10) Zerg Zerg (10)
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South Korea PartinG
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South Korea Flash
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South Korea Life
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South Korea herO
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South Korea Bomber
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South Korea Leenock
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South Korea Rain
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South Korea INnoVation
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France Stephano
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Sweden SaSe
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South Korea Last
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Ukraine Bly
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Denmark BabyKnight
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Sweden ThorZaIN
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Netherlands Ret
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South Korea Creator
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South Korea Mvp
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Taiwan Sen
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South Korea Seed
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South Korea MarineKing
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USA Goswser
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South Korea MC
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South Korea jjakji
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USA ViBE
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Belgium Feast
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South Korea TaeJa
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USA Suppy
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USA Minigun
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South Korea Polt
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Chile KiLLeR
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USA State
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Canada HuK

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Round of 32 (Bo5)
 South Korea Life
3
Life Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Minigun
March 16, 2013 12:00 CDT
 USA Minigun
0
 South Korea Polt
3
Polt Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Creator
March 16, 2013 15:00 CDT
 South Korea Creator
1
 France Stephano
0
Stephano Zicon small.png
Ticon small.png Last
March 16, 2013 13:30 CDT
 South Korea Last
3
 Sweden ThorZaIN
1
ThorZaIN Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png KiLLeR
March 16, 2013 15:00 CDT
 Chile KiLLeR
3
 South Korea MC
3
MC Picon small.png
Picon small.png herO
March 16, 2013 11:10 CDT
 South Korea herO
0
 Belgium Feast
1
Feast Picon small.png
Ticon small.png Mvp
 South Korea Mvp
3
 South Korea TaeJa
3
TaeJa Ticon small.png
Picon small.png SaSe
March 16, 2013 12:00 CDT
 Sweden SaSe
1
 USA Goswser
1
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Ticon small.png Bomber
March 16, 2013 13:30 CDT
 South Korea Bomber
3
 South Korea Flash
3
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Zicon small.png Bly
March 15, 2013 21:30 CDT
 Ukraine Bly
1
 USA Suppy
1
Suppy Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png Ret
March 15, 2013 20:00 CDT
 Netherlands Ret
3
 Taiwan Sen
3
Sen Zicon small.png
Zicon small.png ViBE
March 15, 2013 17:30 CDT
 USA ViBE
1
 USA State
0
State Picon small.png
Picon small.png PartinG
March 15, 2013 21:30 CDT
 South Korea PartinG
3
 South Korea MarineKing
0
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Ticon small.png jjakji
March 15, 2013 20:00 CDT
 South Korea jjakji
3
 South Korea Seed
0
Seed Picon small.png
Picon small.png Rain
March 15, 2013 18:30 CDT
 South Korea Rain
3
 Canada HuK
0
HuK Picon small.png
Ticon small.png INnoVation
March 15, 2013 17:30 CDT
 South Korea INnoVation
3
 Denmark BabyKnight
0
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Zicon small.png Leenock
March 15, 2013 18:30 CDT
 South Korea Leenock
3
Round of 16 (Bo5)
 South Korea Life
3
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Ticon small.png Polt
 South Korea Polt
2
 South Korea Last
3
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Zicon small.png KiLLeR
March 16, 2013 23:00 CDT
 Chile KiLLeR
0
 South Korea MC
3
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Ticon small.png Mvp
March 16, 2013 21:00 CDT
 South Korea Mvp
1
 South Korea TaeJa
0
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Ticon small.png Bomber
March 16, 2013 21:00 CDT
 South Korea Bomber
3
 South Korea Flash
3
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Zicon small.png Ret
March 16, 2013 19:00 CDT
 Netherlands Ret
0
 Taiwan Sen
1
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Picon small.png PartinG
March 16, 2013 19:00 CDT
 South Korea PartinG
3
 South Korea jjakji
2
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Picon small.png Rain
 South Korea Rain
3
 South Korea INnoVation
3
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Zicon small.png Leenock
March 16, 2013 18:00 CDT
 South Korea Leenock
0
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Life
3
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Ticon small.png Last
 South Korea Last
2
 South Korea MC
3
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Ticon small.png Bomber
March 17, 2013 12:00 CDT
 South Korea Bomber
0
 South Korea Flash
3
Flash Ticon small.png
Picon small.png PartinG
March 17, 2013 11:00 CDT
 South Korea PartinG
1
 South Korea Rain
0
Rain Picon small.png
Ticon small.png INnoVation
March 17, 2013 11:00 CDT
 South Korea INnoVation
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Life
3
Life Zicon small.png
Picon small.png MC
March 17, 2013 15:00 CDT
 South Korea MC
0
 South Korea Flash
3
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Ticon small.png INnoVation
March 17, 2013 13:30 CDT
 South Korea INnoVation
1
Final (Bo7)
 South Korea Life
4
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Ticon small.png Flash
 South Korea Flash
2
3rd Place Match
 South Korea MC
1
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Ticon small.png INnoVation
March 17, 2013 16:30 CDT
 South Korea INnoVation
2

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Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
121010
Round of 16
385
Quarterfinals
341
Semifinals
121
Finals
11
Winner
1

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