2013 WCS Season 1 America

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2013 WCS Season 1 America
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League Information
Organizer: Major League Gaming
Blizzard Entertainment
Game Version: Heart of the Swarm
Patch 2.0.7Patch 2.0.9
Server: North America
Event Type: Offline
Location: United States USA
Format: Premier Leagueremier League
2 Group Stages,
Single-elimination Playoffs
Challenger Leaguehallenger League
Single-elimination Bracket,
Group Stage
Start Date: 2013-04-20
End Date: 2013-06-21
Links: TLPD
Winners
Gold.png South Korea Picon small.png HerO
Silver.png South Korea Zicon small.png Revival
SF.png South Korea Ticon small.png Ryung
SF.png South Korea Ticon small.png aLive
Player Breakdown
Number of Players: Premier League 32   Challenger League 40
Picon small.png 9   Ticon small.png 11   Zicon small.png 12   
Maps
WCS America Akilon Wastes • WCS America Bel’Shir Vestige • WCS America Cloud Kingdom • WCS America Daybreak • WCS America Neo Planet S • WCS America Star Station • WCS America Whirlwind
Chronology
 2012 WCS NA 2012 WCS NA2013 WCS S2 America 2013 WCS S2 America 

Information[edit]

The 2013 WCS Season 1 America is the American event of the first season of the 2013 StarCraft II World Championship Series.

Format[edit]

Map Pool[edit]

Premier League[edit]

This is the Premier League of WCS America, where 32 players compete for this seasons American championship, seeds for the 2013 WCS Season 1 Finals, and points for the 2013 StarCraft II World Championship Series. See the Premier League page for more details. All of the Premier League matches, except the round of 32, will be played offline at the MLG studio in New York City, New York, USA.

  • Group Stage #1 (Round of 32):
    • Eight groups consisting of four players each, groups are played in a dual tournament format where all matches are Bo3.
    • 1st and 2nd places will advance to the Premier Leagueremier League Ro16.
    • 3rd and 4th place will drop into the Challenger Leaguehallenger League.
  • Group Stage #2 (Round of 16):
    • Four groups consisting of four players each, groups are played in a dual tournament format where all matches are Bo3.
    • 1st and 2nd places will advance to Premier League Ro8.
    • 3rd and 4th place will drop into the Challenger Leaguehallenger League.
  • Quarterfinals:
    • Single-elimination playoffs for the seasonal championship.
    • All 8 players who make it to this round are seeded in next season's Premier Leagueremier League.

Challenger League[edit]

  • Bracket Stage:
  • Round of 40:
  • Round consists of 16 qualified players and 16 Premier League Ro32 3rd and 4th place finishers.
  • Winners advance to the Challenger League Ro24, losers drop to the group stage.
  • Round of 24:
  • Round consists of 16 Challenger League Ro40 winners.
  • Winners advance to Challenger League Ro16, losers drop to the group stage.
  • Round of 16:
  • The Premier League qualification round.
  • Round consists of 8 Challenger League Ro24 winners and 8 Premier League Ro16 3rd and 4th place finishers.
  • Winners advance to next season's Premier League, losers drop to the group stage.
  • Group Stage:
  • Eight groups consisting of four players each, groups are played in a dual tournament format where all matches are Bo3.
  • 1st and 2nd places will advance to next season's Premier Leagueremier League.
  • 3rd place will play in the next season's Challenger Leaguehallenger League.
  • 4th place will drop out of the Challenger Leaguehallenger League and have to requalify.

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Challenger Leaguechallenger League Bracket Stage
1315111
Challenger Leaguechallenger League Group Stage
121181
Challenger Leaguechallenger League Dropouts
152
Premier Leagueremier League
91112
To World Championship Series Season 1 Finals
221

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