2013 WCS Season 1 Korea GSL: Code S (Premier League)

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (7) Terran Terran (11) Zerg Zerg (14)
2013 Season 1 Code S Quarterfinals
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South Korea PartinG
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South Korea INnoVation
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South Korea Symbol
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South Korea MC
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South Korea TaeJa
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South Korea Curious
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South Korea Soulkey
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South Korea RorO
2013 Season 1 Code A Ro24 Winners
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South Korea Squirtle
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South Korea Bomber
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South Korea DongRaeGu
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South Korea sOs
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South Korea YoDa
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South Korea Leenock
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South Korea GuMiho
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South Korea HyuN
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South Korea Flash
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South Korea KangHo
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South Korea Life
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South Korea TRUE
2013 WCS Season 1 Korea GSL Up & Down
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South Korea Creator
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South Korea MarineKing
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France Stephano(1)
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South Korea Flying
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South Korea Maru
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South Korea Shine
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South Korea FanTaSy
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South Korea BBoongBBoong
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South Korea KeeN(1)
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South Korea Crazy
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South Korea soO
Seeded Players
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South Korea Rain
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South Korea Last

(1)Stephano left Korea and won't be able to participate. A wildcard group was played to replace him which KeeN won.

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage #1 (Round of 32): Dual Tournament format.
  • Best-of-three.
  • The 4 players of each group are split into two pairs and play each other.
  • The winners of these matches will then face each other in the Winner’s match.
  • The victor places first in the group and advances to the Round of 16.
  • The losers of the initial matches face each other in the Loser’s match.
  • The loser places fourth in the group, will fall to the Challenger League Round of 48.
  • The loser of the Winner’s match and the winner of the Loser’s match will face each other in a fifth match.
  • The winner gets second place in the group and advances to the Round of 16.
  • The loser places third in the group and will fall to the Challenger League Round of 32.
  • Group Stage #2 (Round of 16): Dual Tournament format.
  • Group Nominations.
  • Best-of-three.
  • The 4 players of each group in Round of 16 will face off similar to Round of 32.
  • Players who place 3rd and 4th in their group will fall to the Challenger League Round of 24.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
    • All 8 players who make it to this round are seeded in next season's Code S.
  • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
  • Semifinals: Best-of-seven.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

$100,000 USD (≈ ₩112,152,082 KRW) and 10,000 WCS Points are divided among participants. The top six players qualify for the Season 1 Finals.

* Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on April 18th, 2013. [$1 USD ≈ ₩1,122 KRW]

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group A
April 4, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png RorO 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Bomber 2-1 5-4
3. South Korea Picon small.png Creator
1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Crazy
0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group B
April 9, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png YoDa 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Picon small.png Flying 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Zicon small.png DongRaeGu
1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png MC 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group C
April 10, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png sOs 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png soO 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Curious
1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Ticon small.png MarineKing
0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group D
April 11, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Zicon small.png KangHo 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Zicon small.png TRUE
1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Ticon small.png FanTaSy
0-2 2-4

Group E[edit]

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group E
April 16, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png Symbol 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Shine 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Ticon small.png KeeN
1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png Squirtle
0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group F
April 17, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png GuMiho 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Ticon small.png INnoVation 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea Picon small.png Rain
1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Zicon small.png HyuN
0-2 0-4

Group G[edit]

preview lrthread Group G
April 23, 2013 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png PartinG 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Life 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Leenock
1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Ticon small.png Last
0-2 0-4

Group H[edit]

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group H
April 18, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Flash 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Soulkey 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Maru
1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png BBoongBBoong
0-2 0-4


Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group A
May 7, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png Soulkey 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png RorO 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Picon small.png Flying
1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Ticon small.png YoDa
0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
May 2, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png INnoVation 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png PartinG 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Life
1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Ticon small.png Flash
0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
April 30, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png sOs 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Bomber 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Shine
0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
May 9, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png Symbol 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png KangHo 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea Ticon small.png GuMiho
1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png soO
0-2 1-4

* Groups were decided in the group nomination event on the 25th of April at 18:10 KST Watch

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
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May 14, 2013 18:10 KST
 South Korea PartinG
2
 South Korea sOs
3
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May 14, 2013 20:00 KST
 South Korea KangHo
2
 South Korea RorO
0
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May 16, 2013 18:10 KST
 
 
Atlas
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3
 South Korea Bomber
1
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3
Semifinals (Bo7)
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4
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3
 South Korea INnoVation
4
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2
Finals (Bo7)
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4
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3

Placement Matches[edit]

5th/6th place decider matches[1]

Placement Matches (Bo5)
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3
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May 22, 2013 18:10 KST
 
 
Atlas
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1
 South Korea KangHo
3
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May 22, 2013 20:00 KST
 
 
Atlas
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0
Qualified
 South Korea RorO
Q
 South Korea KangHo
Q

FPVODs[edit]

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
71114
Round of 16
367
Quarterfinals
224
Semifinals
112
Finals
11
Champion
1
To World Championship Series Season 1 Finals
114

See also[edit]

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