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
South Korea PartinG
South Korea INnoVation
South Korea Symbol
South Korea MC
South Korea TaeJa
South Korea Curious
South Korea Soulkey
South Korea RorO
2013 Season 1 Code A Ro24 Winners
South Korea Squirtle
South Korea Bomber
South Korea DongRaeGu
South Korea sOs
South Korea YoDa
South Korea Leenock
South Korea GuMiho
South Korea HyuN
South Korea Flash
South Korea KangHo
South Korea Life
South Korea TRUE
2013 WCS Season 1 Korea GSL Up & Down
South Korea Creator
South Korea MarineKing
France Stephano(1)
South Korea Flying
South Korea Maru
South Korea Shine
South Korea FanTaSy
South Korea BBoongBBoong
South Korea KeeN(1)
South Korea Crazy
South Korea soO
Seeded Players
South Korea Rain
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  RorO 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Bomber 2-1 5-4
3. South Korea  Creator
1-2 4-4
4. South Korea  Crazy
0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

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

Group C[edit]

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

Group D[edit]

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

Group E[edit]

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

Group F[edit]

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

Group G[edit]

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

Group H[edit]

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group H
April 18, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea  Flash 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Soulkey 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea  Maru
1-2 4-4
4. South Korea  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  Soulkey 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  RorO 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  Flying
1-2 3-4
4. South Korea  YoDa
0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

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

Group C[edit]

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

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
May 9, 2013 - 18:10 KST
1. South Korea  Symbol 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  KangHo 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea  GuMiho
1-2 4-4
4. South Korea  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)
 South Korea Soulkey
3
Soulkey 
 PartinG
May 14, 2013 18:10 KST
 South Korea PartinG
2
 South Korea sOs
3
sOs 
 KangHo
May 14, 2013 20:00 KST
 South Korea KangHo
2
 South Korea RorO
0
RorO 
 INnoVation
May 16, 2013 18:10 KST
 
 
Atlas
 South Korea INnoVation
3
 South Korea Bomber
1
Bomber 
 Symbol
 South Korea Symbol
3
Semifinals (Bo7)
 South Korea Soulkey
4
Soulkey 
 sOs
 South Korea sOs
3
 South Korea INnoVation
4
INnoVation 
 Symbol
 South Korea Symbol
2
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea Soulkey
4
Soulkey 
 INnoVation
 South Korea INnoVation
3

Placement Matches[edit]

5th/6th place decider matches[1]

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

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