2013 WCS Season 2
|Season 1||Season 2||Season 3|
|2013 WCS Season 2|
|Organizer:|| Electronic Sports League
|Game Version:||Heart of the Swarm Patch 2.0.11|
|Number of Players:||16|
|7 7 2|
|Akilon Wastes • Bel'Shir Vestige SE • Derelict Watcher • Neo Planet S • Newkirk Precinct TE • Star Station • Whirlwind|
|2013 WCS Season 1||2013 WCS Season 3|
The 2013 WCS Season 2 is the final event of the second season of the 2013 StarCraft II World Championship Series, and will be held at the Koelnmesse (Cologne Trade Fair/Cologne Exhibition Centre) in Cologne, Germany, during Gamescom from August 23rd to 25th. 16 players will compete, qualifying through the 3 regional events: top 5 players of WCS America, top 6 players of WCS Europe as the hosting region, and top 5 players of WCS Korea.
- 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 Quarter Finals.
- Quarter Finals, Semi Finals and Final:
- Single-elimination tournament for the 2013 WCS Season 2 Finals. Quarterfinals and Semifinals are Bo5 and the Final is Bo7.
$150,000 USD and 17,000 WCS Points are divided among participants as follows:
|Place||Prize (USD)||WCS Points||ID||Team|
|5th-8th||$7,500||+1,000||Rain||SK Telecom T1|
|Protoss (7)||Terran (7)||Zerg (2)|
|WCS America (5)|
|WCS Europe (6)|
|WCS Korea OSL (5)|
|Group A Matches|
|Group B Matches|
|Group D Matches|
|Round of 16||
- Blizzard WCS Portal
- Live stream viewership statistics from fuzic.nl (only TwitchTV):
- ↑ Ammanas (August 14, 2013). "Caster/Host lineup for WCS Season 2 Grand Finals!". Teamliquid.net. Retrieved August 14, 2013.
- ↑ Waxangel (August 16, 2013). "Jim facing visa issues for Season II Finals?". Teamliquid.net. Retrieved August 19, 2013.
- ↑ Enders116 (August 19, 2013). "Jim unable to Attend Season 2 finals, visa issues". Teamliquid.net. Retrieved August 19, 2013.