2013 MLG Winter Championship

From Liquipedia Starcraft 2 Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search


Main Event   Showdowns   Exhibition    
2013 MLG Winter Championship
League Information
Organizer: Major League Gaming
Game Version: Heart of the Swarm Patch 2.0.6
Server: North America
Event Type: Offline
Location: United States USA
Format: Single-elimination Bracket
Prize pool: $75,000
Start Date: 2013-03-15
End Date: 2013-03-17
Links: TLPD
Official Website
Winners
South Korea Zerg Life
South Korea Terran Flash
South Korea Protoss MC
Player Breakdown
Number of Players: 32
Protoss 12   Terran 10   Zerg 10   
Maps
Neo Planet S • Whirlwind SE • Akilon Wastes • Cloud Kingdom • Daybreak • Newkirk City • Star Station
Chronology
 Fall Championship 2012 Fall Championship 2012Spring Championship 2013 Spring Championship 2013 

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 is spread among the players as seen below:

Place Prize ID Team
1st $25,000 South Korea Zerg Life StarTale StarTale
2nd $15,000 South Korea Terran Flash KT Rolster KT Rolster
3rd $9,000 South Korea Terran INnoVation STX SouL STX SouL
4th $6,000 South Korea Protoss MC SK Gaming SK Gaming

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)
SK Telecom T1
South Korea PartinG
KT Rolster
South Korea Flash
StarTale
South Korea Life
CJ Entus
South Korea herO
StarTale
South Korea Bomber
FXOpen e-Sports
South Korea Leenock
SK Telecom T1
South Korea Rain
STX SouL
South Korea INnoVation
Evil Geniuses
France Stephano
Fnatic
Sweden SaSe
STX SouL
South Korea Last
Team Acer
Ukraine Bly
FXOpen e-Sports
Denmark BabyKnight
Evil Geniuses
Sweden ThorZaIN
Team Liquid
Netherlands Ret
Prime
South Korea Creator
Incredible Miracle
South Korea Mvp
Gama Bears
Taiwan Sen
Incredible Miracle
South Korea Seed
Prime
South Korea MarineKing
Millenium
USA Goswser
SK Gaming
South Korea MC
New Star HoSeo
South Korea jjakji
ROOT Gaming
USA ViBE
Millenium
Belgium Feast
Team Liquid
South Korea TaeJa
Evil Geniuses
USA Suppy
ROOT Gaming
USA Minigun
To Be Decided
South Korea Polt
Clarity Gaming
Chile KiLLeR
To Be Decided
USA State
Evil Geniuses
Canada HuK

Results[edit]

Bracket[edit]

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

View Games[edit]

Schedule[edit]

Live Streams[edit]

VODs[edit]

Additional Coverage[edit]

Coverage Portals[edit]

Racial Distribution[edit]

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

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

Personal tools