2013 WCS Season 1 Korea GSL: Up and Down Matches

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The 2013 WCS Season 1 Korea GSL Up & Down matches are preliminary matches in a 2013 WCS season where players who did not get eliminated previous season's Challenger League Bracket Stage decide their status for this season.


Protoss Protoss (9) Terran Terran (11) Zerg Zerg (8)
2013 Season 1 Code A Ro32 Losers
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South Korea Avenge
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South Korea Center
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South Korea EffOrt
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South Korea Trust
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South Korea LabyRinth
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South Korea NesTea
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South Korea Creator
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South Korea Maru
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France Stephano
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South Korea Killer
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South Korea Bbyong
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South Korea Crazy
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South Korea Ryung
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South Korea Noblesse
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South Korea FanTaSy
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South Korea KeeN
2013 Season 1 Code A Ro24 Losers
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South Korea HerO
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South Korea MarineKing
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South Korea Sniper
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South Korea YongHwa*
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South Korea ByuN
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South Korea BBoongBBoong
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South Korea Flying
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South Korea aLive
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South Korea soO
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South Korea Lure
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South Korea Shine
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South Korea Rain*
  • * South Korea Picon small.png YongHwa forfeited his participation in the Up & Downs to compete in IEM.[1]
  • * South Korea Picon small.png Rain did not participate in the Up & Downs because he was seeded into Code S.[2]


  • 12 Challenger League Round of 24 Winners automatically advance to Code Sicon.png without going through the Up & Down Matches.
  • 16 Challenger League Round of 32 Losers + 12 Challenger League Round of 24 Losers = 28 players.
  • Players are divided into 3 groups of 6 and 2 groups of 5.
  • Each group's 1st and 2nd Place advance to Code Sicon.png.
  • The 3rd place player of each group will be placed into a Wild Card group and the top player of this group advances to Code Sicon.png.[3]
  • Tie breaker: If player A and player B have the same number of wins, but A has won over B in a previous game then A will be the winner. If a tie still exists, a rematch will be played.


Group A[edit]

March 4, 2013 11:10 KST:

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group A
1. South Korea Ticon small.png MarineKing 3-0
2. France Zicon small.png Stephano 2-1
3. South Korea Picon small.png Lure 1-2
4. South Korea Picon small.png Trust 0-3
-. South Korea Picon small.png YongHwa[1] -

Group B[edit]

March 4, 2013 18:10 KST:

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group B
1. South Korea Picon small.png Creator 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Shine 3-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png EffOrt 3-2
4. South Korea Ticon small.png Ryung 2-2
5. South Korea Ticon small.png Center 2-3
6. South Korea Picon small.png Killer 0-5

Group C[edit]

March 5, 2013 13:10 KST:

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group C
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Maru 3-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png FanTaSy 3-1
3. South Korea Ticon small.png KeeN 2-2
4. South Korea Zicon small.png NesTea 2-2
5. South Korea Picon small.png HerO 0-4

Group D[edit]

March 5, 2013 18:10 KST:

preview lrthread Interview Recap Group D
1. South Korea Zicon small.png BBoongBBoong 6-2
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Crazy 6-2
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Noblesse 5-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png Avenge 1-3
5. South Korea Ticon small.png LabyRinth 0-3
6. South Korea Ticon small.png aLive 0-4

Group E[edit]

March 6, 2013 18:10 KST:

preview lrthread Interview Group E
1. South Korea Picon small.png Flying 3-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png soO 6-4
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Bbyong 5-5
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Sniper 4-6
5. South Korea Ticon small.png ByuN 1-3
-. South Korea Picon small.png Rain[2] -

Wild Card[edit]

March 20, 2013 13:00 KST:[3]

Wild Card
1. South Korea Ticon small.png KeeN 3-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Bbyong 3-1
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Noblesse 2-2
4. South Korea Zicon small.png EffOrt 2-2
5. South Korea Picon small.png Lure 0-4

Racial Distribution[edit]

Up & Down[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
To Sicon.png

Code S[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
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Sicon.png After

Promotion/Demotion Overview[edit]

Code Sicon.png
South Korea Ticon small.png MarineKing () France Zicon small.png Stephano () South Korea Picon small.png Creator () South Korea Zicon small.png Shine () South Korea Ticon small.png Maru ()
South Korea Ticon small.png FanTaSy () South Korea Zicon small.png BBoongBBoong () South Korea Zicon small.png Crazy () South Korea Picon small.png Flying () South Korea Zicon small.png soO ()
Challenger League
South Korea Picon small.png YongHwa () South Korea Picon small.png Trust () South Korea Picon small.png Lure () South Korea Picon small.png Killer () South Korea Ticon small.png Ryung ()
South Korea Ticon small.png Center () South Korea Zicon small.png EffOrt () South Korea Zicon small.png NesTea () South Korea Ticon small.png KeeN () South Korea Picon small.png HerO ()
South Korea Ticon small.png Noblesse () South Korea Picon small.png Avenge () South Korea Ticon small.png LabyRinth () South Korea Ticon small.png aLive () South Korea Ticon small.png ByuN ()
South Korea Zicon small.png Sniper () South Korea Ticon small.png Bbyong ()

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