2014 Hot6ix Cup

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[e][h]2014 Hot6ix Cup
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 Protoss sOs
South Korea Protoss Zest
South Korea Terran sKyHigh
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
Protoss 8
Terran 6
Zerg 2
Maps
Chronology

Overview[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

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

Place $ USD ₩  KRW WCS Points Player Team
1st $18,188 ₩ 20,000,000 750 South Korea Protoss sOs Jin Air Green Wings Jin Air Green Wings
2nd $7,275 ₩ 8,000,000 500 South Korea Terran MarineKing MVP (team) MVP
3rd-4th $2,728 ₩ 3,000,000 375 South Korea Protoss Zest KT Rolster KT Rolster
South Korea Terran sKyHigh CJ Entus CJ Entus
5th-8th $1137 ₩ 1,250,000 250 South Korea Protoss PartinG Yoe Flash Wolves yoe Flash Wolves
South Korea Zerg Soulkey ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
South Korea Terran INnoVation SK Telecom T1 SK Telecom T1
South Korea Terran Bbyong CJ Entus CJ Entus
9th-12th $455 ₩ 500,000 1251 South Korea Protoss herO CJ Entus CJ Entus
South Korea Terran TY KT Rolster KT Rolster
South Korea Protoss Terminator Jin Air Green Wings Jin Air Green Wings
9th-12th $455 ₩ 500,000 01 South Korea Terran Flash KT Rolster KT Rolster
13th-16th $455 ₩ 500,000 1251,2 South Korea Protoss Stats KT Rolster KT Rolster
South Korea Protoss Rain MYinsanity mYinsanity
13th-16th $455 ₩ 500,000 01 South Korea Zerg soO SK Telecom T1 SK Telecom T1
South Korea Protoss Classic SK Telecom T1 SK Telecom T1

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)
KT Rolster
South Korea Zest
SK Telecom T1
South Korea INnoVation
SK Telecom T1
South Korea soO
SK Telecom T1
South Korea Classic
Qualified from Online Qualifier (10)
MYinsanity
South Korea Rain
KT Rolster
South Korea TY
Category:Free Agents
South Korea Soulkey
KT Rolster
South Korea Stats
CJ Entus
South Korea Bbyong
Jin Air Green Wings
South Korea sOs
CJ Entus
South Korea sKyHigh
CJ Entus
South Korea herO
MVP (team)
South Korea MarineKing
Jin Air Green Wings
South Korea Terminator
Invited from fan voting (2)
Yoe Flash Wolves
South Korea PartinG
KT Rolster
South Korea Flash

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

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

Group B[edit]

lrthread Interview Group B
November 19, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Protoss sOs 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Protoss Rain1 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Terran TY 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zerg soO 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Interview Group C
November 20, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Zerg Soulkey 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Terran sKyHigh 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Terran Flash 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Protoss Classic 0-2 2-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Interview Group D
November 21, 2014 18:00 KST
1. South Korea Terran Bbyong 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Protoss Zest 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Protoss PartinG1 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Protoss 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 Terran
Protoss PartinG
December 2, 2014 18:00 KST
 
 
Nimbus
 South Korea PartinG
0
 South Korea Soulkey
1
Soulkey Zerg
Protoss Zest
December 2, 2014 19:30 KST
 South Korea Zest
3
 South Korea sOs
3
sOs Protoss
Terran INnoVation
 South Korea INnoVation
1
 South Korea Bbyong
1
Bbyong Terran
Terran sKyHigh
December 3, 2014 19:40 KST
 South Korea sKyHigh
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea MarineKing
3
MarineKing Terran
Protoss Zest
December 7, 2014 - 15:00 KST
 South Korea Zest
2
 South Korea sOs
3
sOs Protoss
Terran sKyHigh
December 7, 2014 - 17:00 KST
 South Korea sKyHigh
0
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea MarineKing
1
MarineKing Terran
Protoss 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.