2014 WCS Season 3 America Premier League

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (12) Terran Terran (8) Zerg Zerg (12)
2014 WCS Season 2 America: Premier League Ro16 (16)
South Korea Pigbaby
South Korea Bomber
South Korea Revival
South Korea Oz
South Korea TaeJa
South Korea NesTea
South Korea Alicia
South Korea Heart
South Korea viOLet
South Korea Arthur
South Korea Polt
South Korea Check
Mexico MajOr
South Korea HyuN
China TooDming
China XiGua
2014 WCS Season 3 America: Challenger League (16)
Canada HuK
USA Neeb
Canada hendralisk
China Shana
Australia iaguz
USA Guitarcheese
China MacSed
USA Illusion
Taiwan Slam
USA Arium
South Korea Jaedong
South Korea Seed
Canada Scarlett
China Jim
South Korea HerO
USA puCK

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 winner 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 and falls to the next season's Challenger League.
  • 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 places second place in the group and advances to the Round of 16.
*The loser places third in the group and falls to the next season's Challenger League.
  • Group Stage #2 (Round of 16): Dual Tournament format.
  • All 16 players who make it to this round are seeded in next season's Premier League.
  • For WCS 2015 Blizzard will be resetting all Premier and Challenger Slots.[1]
  • Best-of-three.
  • The 4 players of each group in Round of 16 will face off similar to Round of 32.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
  • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
  • Semifinals: Best-of-five.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

$131,000 USD and 10,500 WCS Points are divided among participants as follows:

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group A
July 29, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea  HyuN 2-0 4-0
2. USA  Neeb 2-1 4-4
3. USA  Guitarcheese 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  Arthur 0-2 2-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group B
July 30, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. Australia  iaguz 2-0 4-1
2. China  Jim 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea  NesTea 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea  Alicia 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group C
August 4, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea  Polt 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Jaedong 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  Oz 1-2 3-4
4. China  MacSed 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group D
August 5, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea  Check 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea  Pigbaby 2-1 5-2
3. China  Shana 1-2 2-5
4. USA  Illusion 0-2 2-4

Group E[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group E
August 6, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea  viOLet 2-0 4-1
2. Canada  HuK 2-1 5-3
3. USA  Arium 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  Revival 0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group F
August 11, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea  Heart 2-0 4-2
2. Canada  Scarlett 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea  Seed 1-2 3-4
4. China  TooDming 0-2 0-4

Group G[edit]

preview lrthread Recap Group G
August 12, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea  TaeJa 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea  HerO 2-1 5-2
3. China  XiGua 1-2 3-5
4. Canada  hendralisk 0-2 1-4

Group H[edit]

preview lrthread Group H
August 13, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea  Bomber 2-0 4-1
2. Mexico  MajOr 2-1 4-2
3. Taiwan  Slam 1-2 3-5
4. USA  puCK 0-2 1-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Group A
September 16, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. Canada  Scarlett 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  HerO 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  viOLet 1-2 3-4
4. Australia  iaguz 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Group B
September 17, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea  HyuN 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Pigbaby 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  TaeJa 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea  Jaedong 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Group C
September 9, 2014 15:20 PDT
1. South Korea  Bomber 2-0 4-2
2. Canada  HuK 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea  Check 1-2 4-5
4. China  Jim 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Group D
September 10, 2014 15:00 PDT
1. South Korea  Polt 2-0 2-0
2. South Korea  Heart 2-1 4-2
3. USA  Neeb 1-2 0-4
4. Mexico  MajOr[2] 0-2 0-0


Playoffs[edit]


Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 Canada Scarlett
0
Scarlett 
 Heart
October 11, 2014 - 15:15 PDT
 
 
Nimbus
 South Korea Heart
3
 South Korea HyuN
3
HyuN 
 HuK
October 11, 2014 - 16:45 PDT
 Canada HuK
0
 South Korea Bomber
3
Bomber 
 Pigbaby
October 11, 2014 - 18:15 PDT
 South Korea Pigbaby
1
 South Korea Polt
3
Polt 
 HerO
 South Korea HerO
2
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Heart
3
Heart 
 HyuN
October 12, 2014 - 15:15 PDT
 South Korea HyuN
1
 South Korea Bomber
3
Bomber 
 Polt
 South Korea Polt
2
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea Heart
2
Heart 
 Bomber
 South Korea Bomber
4

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
12812
Round of 16
475
Quarterfinals
332
Semifinals
31
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Americas South KoreaEastern AsiaSEA / OceaniaOther
Round of 32
91661
Round of 16
41011
Quarterfinals
26
Semifinals
4
Finals
2
Champion
1
  Americas South KoreaEastern AsiaSEA / OceaniaOther
Round of 32
Canada 3
Mexico 1
USA 5
South Korea 16
China 5
Taiwan 1
Australia 1
Round of 16
Canada 2
Mexico 1
USA 1
South Korea 10
China 1
Australia 1
Quarterfinals
Canada 2
South Korea 6
Semifinals
South Korea 4
Finals
South Korea 2
Champion
South Korea 1

VODs[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. http://wcs.battle.net/sc2/en/articles/upcoming-changes-to-wcs-2015
  2. 2.0 2.1 @LorangerChris (September 10, 2014). "MajOr is sick and unable to play his WCS group". Twitter.com. Retrieved September 10, 2014.