2015 WCS Season 1 Challenger

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Format[edit]

  • In each region, qualified players will face each other in a single Best-of-five match.
    • The winner of the Bo5 is seeded to Premier Leagueremier League.
    • The loser of the Bo5 is eliminated and may qualify through next season's qualifiers.

Prize Pool[edit]

Each of the 32 seeds into Premier League award at least $4,500 USD and 100 WCS Points after future participation. In addition, $64,000 and 1,600 WCS Points are divided among participants as follows:

Place $ USD WCS Points Player Team
1st-32nd Premier League Finland Picon small.png Welmu Nrslogo std.png NewRoSoft
Russia Ticon small.png Happy ZZZZZLogo filler std.png
Poland Picon small.png MaNa Liquid2017logo std.png Team Liquid
Finland Zicon small.png Serral Myinsanitylogo std.png mYinsanity
Netherlands Ticon small.png uThermal Atgaminglogo std.png AT Gaming
Germany Picon small.png ShoWTimE Alternatelogo std.png Team ALTERNATE
Sweden Ticon small.png MorroW Property std.png Team Property
Germany Zicon small.png TLO Liquid2017logo std.png Team Liquid
Norway Zicon small.png TargA Imaginarylogo std.png Imaginary Gaming
Norway Zicon small.png Snute Liquid2017logo std.png Team Liquid
France Zicon small.png FireCake Punchline std.png Punchline ESC
South Korea Ticon small.png ForGG Milllogo std.png Millenium
Sweden Picon small.png NaNiwa ZZZZZLogo filler std.png
Denmark Ticon small.png Bunny Liquid2017logo std.png Team Liquid
Canada Zicon small.png Kane Myinsanitylogo std.png mYinsanity
USA Picon small.png puCK Flipsid3logo std.png Flipsid3 Tactics
South Korea Ticon small.png Polt CMStormlogo std.png CM Storm
USA Picon small.png Astrea Rootlogo std.png ROOT Gaming
Canada Picon small.png HuK Eglogo std.png Evil Geniuses
South Korea Zicon small.png Hydra Rootlogo std.png ROOT Gaming
South Korea Zicon small.png viOLet ZZZZZLogo filler std.png
USA Zicon small.png Suppy Eglogo std.png Evil Geniuses
China Zicon small.png iAsonu IGlogo std.png Invictus Gaming
China Picon small.png Jim IGlogo std.png Invictus Gaming
China Zicon small.png XiGua IGlogo std.png Invictus Gaming
China Picon small.png MacSed IGlogo std.png Invictus Gaming
Mexico Ticon small.png MajOr Rootlogo std.png ROOT Gaming
Brazil Ticon small.png Kelazhur Try AgainLogo std.png Try Again
Australia Zicon small.png PiG Exile5 std.png Team Exile5
Australia Ticon small.png iaguz Rootlogo std.png ROOT Gaming
Taiwan Zicon small.png Sen Hka std.png Hong Kong Attitude
Taiwan Picon small.png Has Flashwolveslogo std.png yoe Flash Wolves
33rd-64th $2,000 50 Serbia Ticon small.png Beastyqt TeS Logo.png Extreme Supremacy
Spain Picon small.png Majestic Mousesportslogo std.png mousesports
Germany Ticon small.png HeRoMaRinE Mousesportslogo std.png mousesports
Netherlands Picon small.png Harstem Fnaticlogo std.png Fnatic
Ukraine Zicon small.png Bly Teamacerlogo std.png Team Acer
France Picon small.png Lilbow Milllogo std.png Millenium
United Kingdom Picon small.png BlinG Dignitaslogo std.png Team Dignitas
Netherlands Zicon small.png Ret Liquid2017logo std.png Team Liquid
Ukraine Ticon small.png Kas Cascadelogo std.png Cascade
France Picon small.png PsiOniC Aaalogo std.png against All authority
Slovenia Zicon small.png Starbuck Mousesportslogo std.png mousesports
France Ticon small.png MarineLorD Milllogo std.png Millenium
Poland Zicon small.png Nerchio Teamacerlogo std.png Team Acer
France Picon small.png PtitDrogo Nuit blanche std.png Nuit Blanche
USA Ticon small.png qxc Complexitylogo std.png compLexity Gaming
USA Zicon small.png Guitarcheese ZZZZZLogo filler std.png
Canada Ticon small.png Semper Gravitylogo std.png Team Gravity
Canada Zicon small.png Scarlett Teamacerlogo std.png Team Acer
USA Picon small.png State ZZZZZLogo filler std.png
Canada Zicon small.png MaSa Rootlogo std.png ROOT Gaming
USA Ticon small.png Xenocider Eglogo std.png Evil Geniuses
USA Picon small.png Bails Flipsid3logo std.png Flipsid3 Tactics
China Ticon small.png XY IGlogo std.png Invictus Gaming
China Zicon small.png TooDming Zoo std.png Zenith of Origin
China Picon small.png Clavie ZZZZZLogo filler std.png
China Picon small.png Top Hist std.png Hist
Mexico Zicon small.png JimRising Klg2logo std.png Kaos Latin Gamers
Peru Zicon small.png CatZ Rootlogo std.png ROOT Gaming
South Korea Zicon small.png KingKong Exile5 std.png Team Exile5
Philippines Zicon small.png EnDerr Psistormgaming.png PSISTORM Gaming
Taiwan Zicon small.png Ian Flashwolveslogo std.png yoe Flash Wolves
Taiwan Zicon small.png Rex Wayispiderlogo std.png Wayi Spider

Europe[edit]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (10) Terran Terran (9) Zerg Zerg (9)
From European Qualifier (28)
Milllogo std.png
France Lilbow
Mousesportslogo std.png
Germany HeRoMaRinE
Mousesportslogo std.png
Slovenia Starbuck
Nuit blanche std.png
France PtitDrogo
Milllogo std.png
South Korea ForGG
Imaginarylogo std.png
Norway TargA
Logo filler std.png
Sweden NaNiwa
TeS Logo.png
Serbia Beastyqt
Liquid2017logo std.png
Norway Snute
Liquid2017logo std.png
Poland MaNa
Liquid2017logo std.png
Denmark Bunny
Punchline std.png
France FireCake
Mousesportslogo std.png
Spain Majestic
Cascadelogo std.png
Ukraine Kas
Teamacerlogo std.png
Poland Nerchio
Nrslogo std.png
Finland Welmu
Milllogo std.png
France MarineLorD
Liquid2017logo std.png
Netherlands Ret
Aaalogo std.png
France PsiOniC
Atgaminglogo std.png
Netherlands uThermal
Teamacerlogo std.png
Ukraine Bly
Fnaticlogo std.png
Netherlands Harstem
Logo filler std.png
Russia Happy
Myinsanitylogo std.png
Finland Serral
Dignitaslogo std.png
United Kingdom BlinG
Property std.png
Sweden MorroW
Liquid2017logo std.png
Germany TLO
Alternatelogo std.png
Germany ShoWTimE

Results[edit]

Day 1[edit]

Day 1
January 22, 2015 - 18:00 CET
Welmu Picon small.png Finland 3 2 Serbia Ticon small.png Beastyqt
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January 22, 2015 - 19:45 CET
Happy Ticon small.png Russia 3 2 Spain Picon small.png Majestic
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January 22, 2015 - 21:25 CET
MaNa Picon small.png Poland 3 2 Germany Ticon small.png HeRoMaRinE
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January 22, 2015 - 22:50 CET
Harstem Picon small.png Netherlands 0 3 Finland Zicon small.png Serral
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Day 2[edit]

Day 2
January 23, 2015 - 18:00 CET
uThermal Ticon small.png Netherlands 3 1 Ukraine Zicon small.png Bly
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January 23, 2015 - 19:30 CET
ShoWTimE Picon small.png Germany 3 1 France Picon small.png Lilbow
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January 23, 2015 - 21:00 CET
BlinG Picon small.png United Kingdom 2 3 Sweden Ticon small.png MorroW
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January 23, 2015 - 22:30 CET
TLO Zicon small.png Germany 3 1 Netherlands Zicon small.png Ret
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Day 3[edit]

Day 3
January 24, 2015 - 15:00 CET
TargA Zicon small.png Norway 3 1 Ukraine Ticon small.png Kas
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January 24, 2015 - 16:30 CET
Snute Zicon small.png Norway 3 0 France Picon small.png PsiOniC
 
 
Nimbus
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January 24, 2015 - 17:15 CET
Starbuck Zicon small.png Slovenia 1 3 France Zicon small.png FireCake
 
 
Nimbus
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January 24, 2015 - 18:30 CET
ForGG Ticon small.png South Korea 3 2 France Ticon small.png MarineLorD
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January 24, 2015 - 20:15 CET
Nerchio Zicon small.png Poland 1 3 Sweden Picon small.png NaNiwa
 
 
Nimbus
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January 24, 2015 - 21:45 CET
Bunny Ticon small.png Denmark 3 0 France Picon small.png PtitDrogo
 
 
Nimbus
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America[edit]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (5) Terran Terran (5) Zerg Zerg (6)
From American Qualifier (16)
Flipsid3logo std.png
USA Bails
Complexitylogo std.png
USA qxc
Rootlogo std.png
South Korea Hydra
Flipsid3logo std.png
USA puCK
Rootlogo std.png
Canada MaSa
Logo filler std.png
South Korea viOLet
Rootlogo std.png
USA Astrea
CMStormlogo std.png
South Korea Polt
Myinsanitylogo std.png
Canada Kane
Logo filler std.png
USA State
Eglogo std.png
USA Xenocider
Logo filler std.png
USA Guitarcheese
Eglogo std.png
Canada HuK
Gravitylogo std.png
Canada Semper
Eglogo std.png
USA Suppy
Teamacerlogo std.png
Canada Scarlett

Results[edit]

Day 1[edit]

Day 1
January 24, 2015 - 15:00 PST
qxc Ticon small.png USA 0 3 Canada Zicon small.png Kane
 
 
Nimbus
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January 24, 2015 - 16:00 PST
puCK Picon small.png USA 3 1 USA Zicon small.png Guitarcheese
 
 
Nimbus
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January 24, 2015 - 17:20 PST
Polt Ticon small.png South Korea 3 0 Canada Ticon small.png Semper
 
 
Nimbus
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January 24, 2014 - 18:10 PST
Scarlett Zicon small.png Canada 2 3 USA Picon small.png Astrea
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Day 2[edit]

Day 2
January 25, 2015 - 15:00 PST
HuK Picon small.png Canada 3 2 USA Picon small.png State
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January 25, 2015 - 16:50 PST
MaSa Ticon small.png Canada 1 3 South Korea Zicon small.png Hydra
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January 25, 2015 - 18:00 PST
viOLet Zicon small.png South Korea 3 1 USA Ticon small.png Xenocider
 
 
Nimbus
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January 25, 2015 - 19:15 PST
Suppy Zicon small.png USA 3 0 USA Picon small.png Bails
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China[edit]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (4) Terran Terran (1) Zerg Zerg (3)
From Chinese Qualifier (8)
Logo filler std.png
China Clavie
IGlogo std.png
China XY
IGlogo std.png
China XiGua
IGlogo std.png
China MacSed
IGlogo std.png
China iAsonu
IGlogo std.png
China Jim
Zoo std.png
China TooDming
Hist std.png
China Top

Results[edit]

Matches
January 14, 2015 - 19:00 CST
iAsonu Zicon small.png China 3 2 China Ticon small.png XY
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TooDming Zicon small.png China 2 3 China Picon small.png Jim
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XiGua Zicon small.png China 3 0 China Picon small.png Clavie
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MacSed Picon small.png China 3 1 China Picon small.png Top
preview lrthread Vod1.png Vod2.png Vod3.png Vod4.png

Latin America[edit]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (0) Terran Terran (2) Zerg Zerg (2)
From Latin American Qualifier (4)
Rootlogo std.png
Mexico MajOr
Klg2logo std.png
Mexico JimRising
Try AgainLogo std.png
Brazil Kelazhur
Rootlogo std.png
Peru CatZ

Results[edit]

Matches
January 18, 2015 - 17:00 CT
MajOr Ticon small.png Mexico 3 0 Mexico Zicon small.png JimRising
January 18, 2015 - 17:55 CT
CatZ Zicon small.png Peru 0 3 Brazil Ticon small.png Kelazhur

Oceania & South East Asia[edit]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (0) Terran Terran (1) Zerg Zerg (3)
From Oceania & South East Asian Qualifier (4)
Rootlogo std.png
Australia iaguz
Exile5 std.png
Australia PiG
Psistormgaming.png
Philippines EnDerr
Exile5 std.png
South Korea KingKong

Results[edit]

Matches
January 17, 2015 - 11:00 AEDT
PiG Zicon small.png Australia 3 1 South Korea Zicon small.png KingKong
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January 17, 2015 - 12:15 AEDT
iaguz Ticon small.png Australia 3 2 Philippines Zicon small.png EnDerr
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Taiwan, Hong Kong & Macau[edit]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (1) Terran Terran (0) Zerg Zerg (3)
From Taiwan, Hong Kong & Macau Qualifier (4)
Flashwolveslogo std.png
Taiwan Has
Hka std.png
Taiwan Sen
Wayispiderlogo std.png
Taiwan Rex
Flashwolveslogo std.png
Taiwan Ian

Results[edit]

Matches
January 23, 2015 - 19:00 TST
Ian Zicon small.png Taiwan 0 3 Taiwan Zicon small.png Sen
preview
January 23, 2015 - 19:35 TST
Rex Zicon small.png Taiwan 1 3 Taiwan Picon small.png Has
preview

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Challenger League
201826
Premier League
10913

Europe

  Eastern Europe Northern EuropeSouthern EuropeWestern EuropeSouth KoreaOther
Challenger League
Poland 2
Russia 1
Ukraine 2
Denmark 1
Finland 2
Norway 2
Sweden 2
United Kingdom 1
Serbia 1
Slovenia 1
Spain 1
France 5
Germany 3
Netherlands 3
South Korea 1
Premier League
Poland 1
Russia 1
Denmark 1
Finland 2
Norway 2
Sweden 2
France 1
Germany 2
Netherlands 1
South Korea 1

Other

  Americas South KoreaEastern AsiaSEA / OceaniaOther
Challenger League
Brazil 1
Canada 5
Mexico 2
Peru 1
USA 8
South Korea 4
China 8
Taiwan 4
Australia 2
Philippines 1
Premier League
Brazil 1
Canada 2
Mexico 1
USA 3
South Korea 3
China 4
Taiwan 2
Australia 2

References[edit]