2013 WCS Season 1 Europe

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[e][h]2013 WCS Season 1 Europe
League Information
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Germany Cologne
Format:
Premier Leagueremier League
2 Group Stages,
Single-elimination Playoffs
Challenger Leaguehallenger League
Single-elimination Bracket,
Group Stage
Prize pool:
$104,800
Start Date:
2013-04-14
End Date:
2013-05-26
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea Terran Mvp
France Zerg Stephano
South Korea Terran ForGG
Ukraine Zerg DIMAGA
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
Premier League 32Challenger League 40
Number of Players:
48
Protoss 11
Terran 12
Zerg 9
Maps
Chronology

Information[edit]

The 2013 WCS Season 1 Europe is the European 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 Europe, where 32 players compete for this seasons European 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 ESL TV studios in Cologne, Germany.

  • 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 Leaguechallenger League.
  • 4th place will drop out of the Challenger Leaguehallenger League and have to requalify.

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