2016 DreamHack Open: Valencia

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[e][h]2016 DreamHack Open: Valencia
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Spain Valencia
Format:
Two Group Stages
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$50,000
Start Date:
2016-07-14
End Date:
2016-07-16
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Poland  Nerchio
Sweden  SortOf
Norway  Snute
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
96
31
27
38
Maps
Chronology

About[edit]

Format[edit]

First Group Stage

  • 64 players in 16 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage

Second Group Stage

  • 64 players in 16 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
    • 32 players from the First Group Stage
    • 24 players pre-seeded
    • 8 players from Qualifiers
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the playoffs

Playoffs

  • 32 players in a single-elimination bracket
  • Round of 32 and Round of 16 are played in Bo3
  • Quarterfinals, Semifinals and Finals are played in Bo5

Casters, Hosts and Observer[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

50,000 USD and 5,000 WCS Circuit Points are spread among the players as seen below:

  • Reynor received no WCS points due to being under the age of 16. [1]

Notable Participants[edit]

This list contains the most notable players. For a full participants list go to: Player List

Protoss Protoss Terran Terran Zerg Zerg
Qualified players (8)
China Jim
Mexico MajOr
Norway Snute
Germany ShoWTimE
Philippines EnDerr
1
USA Neeb
USA puCK
Taiwan Nice
Australia Probe1
Notable open sign-up players
Netherlands Harstem
Brazil Kelazhur
Finland ZhuGeLiang
Russia Rail
Canada MaSa
France Stephano
Spain Majestic
Denmark Lillekanin
Germany Lambo
Switzerland FunK
France Dayshi
Norway SolO
Poland MaNa
Netherlands uThermal
Poland Nerchio
France Lilbow
South Korea Polt
Poland Elazer
France PtitDrogo
Spain Botvinnik
South Korea viOLet
2
Netherlands Optimus
South Korea Hydra
France MarineLorD
Spain VortiX
Denmark Bunny
Sweden Namshar
Sweden SortOf
Sweden Zanster3
Germany TLO
Ukraine Bly
Italy Reynor

1 EnDerr could not obtain a visa and was replaced by Probe who came in second place in the Oceania, SEA and Japan Qualifier.[2]

2 viOLet could not attend due to visa issues.[3]

3 Zanster could not attend due to illness[4]

Results[edit]

Group Stage #1 — Group Stage #2


Playoffs[edit]

Round of 32 (Bo5)
 Russia Rail
3
Rail 
 FeaR
 Germany FeaR
2
 Germany TLO
3
TLO 
 Elroye
July 14, 2016 - 17:00 CEST
 Switzerland Elroye
0
 Mexico MajOr
3
MajOr 
 InZaNe
July 14, 2016 - 17:00 CEST
 Germany InZaNe
0
 Denmark Lillekanin
0
Lillekanin 
 SortOf
July 14, 2016 - 17:00 CEST
 Sweden SortOf
3
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio 
 Revolver
July 14, 2016 - 18:20 CEST
 Russia Revolver
0
 France PtitDrogo
3
PtitDrogo 
 Tarrantius
July 14, 2016 - 18:20 CEST
 Germany Tarrantius
1
 Germany ShoWTimE
3
ShoWTimE 
 Polt
 South Korea Polt
2
 Poland Elazer
3
Elazer 
 Optimus
 Netherlands Optimus
1
 Spain VortiX
3
VortiX 
 Majestic
 Spain Majestic
1
 Poland MaNa
2
MaNa 
 Reynor
 Italy Reynor
3
 China Jim
2
Jim 
 Lilbow
 France Lilbow
3
 Norway Snute
3
Snute 
 Bunny
 Denmark Bunny
1
 South Korea Hydra
3
Hydra 
 uThermal
July 14, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 Netherlands uThermal
1
 USA Neeb
3
Neeb 
 Kelazhur
July 14, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 Brazil Kelazhur
0
 France Stephano
3
Stephano 
 puCK
July 14, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 USA puCK
0
 Ukraine Bly
0
Bly 
 MarineLorD
July 14, 2016 - 21:00 CEST
 France MarineLorD
3
Round of 16 (Bo5)
 Russia Rail
1
Rail 
 TLO
 Germany TLO
3
 Mexico MajOr
2
MajOr 
 SortOf
 Sweden SortOf
3
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio 
 PtitDrogo
 France PtitDrogo
1
 Germany ShoWTimE
3
ShoWTimE 
 Elazer
 Poland Elazer
2
 Spain VortiX
2
VortiX 
 Reynor
 Italy Reynor
3
 France Lilbow
0
Lilbow 
 Snute
July 15, 2016 - 19:50 CEST
 Norway Snute
3
 South Korea Hydra
0
Hydra 
 Neeb
 USA Neeb
3
 France Stephano
0
Stephano 
 MarineLorD
July 15, 2016 - 21:35 CEST
 France MarineLorD
3
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 Germany TLO
1
TLO 
 SortOf
 Sweden SortOf
3
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio 
 ShoWTimE
 Germany ShoWTimE
2
 Italy Reynor
0
Reynor 
 Snute
 Norway Snute
3
 USA Neeb
0
Neeb 
 MarineLorD
 France MarineLorD
3
Semifinals (Bo5)
 Sweden SortOf
1
SortOf 
 Nerchio
 Poland Nerchio
3
 Norway Snute
0
Snute 
 MarineLorD
 France MarineLorD
3
Grand Finals (Bo7)
 Poland Nerchio
4
Nerchio 
 MarineLorD
 France MarineLorD
0


Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 96
312738
Round of 64
231823
Round of 32
11912
Round of 16
529
Quarterfinals
215
Semifinals
13
Finals
11
Champion
1

View Games[edit]

Streams[edit]

VODs[edit]

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Blizzard Esports (2016-06-10). "Clarification on WCS Age Requirement and Event Rules". wcs.battle.net. "To that effect, those under the age of 16 may not participate in the following: The earning of WCS points [...]"
  2. @SC2Probe (July 9, 2016). www.twitter.com. https://twitter.com/SC2Probe/status/751721042003894272.
  3. @DreamhackOpen (July 14, 2016). www.twitter.com. https://twitter.com/DreamHackOpen/status/753545431146168320.
  4. @DreamhackOpen (July 14, 2016). www.twitter.com. https://twitter.com/DreamHackOpen/status/753556454716604416.