2014 Hot6ix Cup

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[e][h]2014 Hot6ix Cup
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League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Hot6ix
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Prize pool:
₩43,000,000 (≃ $40,876.6)
Start Date:
2014-11-18
End Date:
2014-12-07
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
South Korea Picon small.png sOs
South Korea Picon small.png Zest
South Korea Ticon small.png sKyHigh
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
Picon small.png 8
Ticon small.png 6
Zicon small.png 2
Maps
Chronology

Overview[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

The total prize pool is ₩43,000,000 KRW (≈ $39,104 USD) and 4000 WCS Points.

Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on November 14th, 2014. [₩1,000 KRW ≈ $0.909432 USD]

1 Players must advance one round in order to claim WCS points for that placement. Being seeded through qualifiers counts as advancing one round.[1]

2 Rain forfeited his spot in the Round of 8 to attend IEM San Jose instead.[2]

Format[edit]

  • Group Stage (Round of 16): 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 Quarterfinals.
  • The losers of the initial matches face each other in the Loser’s match.
  • The loser is eliminated from the tournament.
  • 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 Quarterfinals.
  • The loser is eliminated from the tournament.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
  • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
  • Semifinals: Best-of-five.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Qualifications[edit]

  • Winners and Runner-ups of the 2014 GSL tournaments that have taken place throughout the year.
  • 10 players from online qualifiers.
  • 2 players invited from fan voting.

Qualified Players[edit]

Protoss Protoss (8) Terran Terran (6) Zerg Zerg (2)
Winners & Runner-ups of 2014 GSL Tournaments (4)
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South Korea Zest
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South Korea INnoVation
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South Korea soO
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South Korea Classic
Qualified from Online Qualifier (10)
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South Korea Rain
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South Korea TY
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South Korea Soulkey
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South Korea Stats
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South Korea Bbyong
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South Korea sOs
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South Korea sKyHigh
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South Korea herO
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South Korea MarineKing
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South Korea Terminator
Invited from fan voting (2)
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South Korea PartinG
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South Korea Flash

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Interview Group A
November 18, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png MarineKing 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Ticon small.png INnoVation 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Picon small.png herO 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png Stats 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Interview Group B
November 19, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png sOs 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Picon small.png Rain1 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Ticon small.png TY 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png soO 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Interview Group C
November 20, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png Soulkey 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Ticon small.png sKyHigh 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Flash 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png Classic 0-2 2-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Interview Group D
November 21, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Bbyong 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Picon small.png Zest 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Picon small.png PartinG1 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png Terminator 0-2 1-4

1 Rain has announced he will not play in the Round of 8 because he chose to go to IEM San Jose instead. His spot will be taken by PartinG, the winner of a wildcard group in which he beat both TY and Flash.[2]

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea MarineKing
3
MarineKing Ticon small.png
Picon small.png PartinG
December 2, 2014 18:00 KST
 
 
Nimbus
 South Korea PartinG
0
 South Korea Soulkey
1
Soulkey Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Zest
December 2, 2014 19:30 KST
 South Korea Zest
3
 South Korea sOs
3
sOs Picon small.png
Ticon small.png INnoVation
 South Korea INnoVation
1
 South Korea Bbyong
1
Bbyong Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png sKyHigh
December 3, 2014 19:40 KST
 South Korea sKyHigh
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea MarineKing
3
MarineKing Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Zest
December 7, 2014 - 15:00 KST
 South Korea Zest
2
 South Korea sOs
3
sOs Picon small.png
Ticon small.png sKyHigh
December 7, 2014 - 17:00 KST
 South Korea sKyHigh
0
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea MarineKing
1
MarineKing Ticon small.png
Picon small.png sOs
 South Korea sOs
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
862
Quarterfinals
341
Semifinals
22
Finals
11
Winner
1

Map Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. Zerg Zerg vs. Protoss Protoss vs. Terran Mirrors
Map # Σ Terran Zerg Terran % Σ Zerg Protoss Zerg % Σ Protoss Terran Protoss % Terran Zerg Protoss
CatallenaCatallena    7 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - 6 4 2 66.7% - - -
DeadwingDeadwing    12 1 0 1 0.0% 2 0 2 0.0% 8 1 7 12.5% 1 - -
Foxtrot LabsFoxtrot Labs    7 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - 4 1 3 25.0% 1 - 1
The King Sejong StationThe King Sejong Station    17 - - - - 1 1 0 100.0% 11 3 8 27.3% 1 - 4
Merry Go RoundMerry Go Round    10 1 0 1 0.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 6 3 3 50.0% 1 - 1
NimbusNimbus    9 1 0 1 0.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 4 4 0 100.0% 1 - 2
OvergrowthOvergrowth    13 1 1 0 100.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 7 4 3 57.1% 1 - 3
Total Sum (Σ) 75 6 2 4 33.3% 6 1 5 16.7% 46 20 26 43.5% 6 0 11

VODs[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "2015 StarCraft II World Championship Series". Blizzard. Retrieved 2014-11-21.
  2. 2.0 2.1 kenzi (2014-11-24). "Rain, drops out of Hot6ix Cup". Teamliquid.net. Retrieved 2014-11-24.