2016 Global StarCraft II League Season 1

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[e][h]2016 Global StarCraft II League Season 1
League Information
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
Code Sicon.png
Ro32 & Ro16 Group play
Ro8 and on Single-elimination
Prize pool:
₩230,000,000 (≃ $194,480)
Start Date:
2016-01-08
End Date:
2016-05-01
Liquipedia Tier:
Winners
South Korea Picon small.png Zest
South Korea Ticon small.png TY
South Korea Ticon small.png Cure
South Korea Picon small.png Dear
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
Sicon.png 32Aicon.png 60
Number of Players:
62
Picon small.png 20
Ticon small.png 20
Zicon small.png 22
Maps
Chronology

Information[edit]

The 2016 Global StarCraft II League Season 1 is one of the two Korean leagues of the 2016 StarCraft II World Championship Series Korea.

Format[edit]

Code A[edit]

  • 60 players from the Qualifier are matched up against each other.
    • The winner of the Bo5 advances to the Code Sicon.png Round of 32.
    • The loser of the Bo5 is eliminated and may qualify through next season's qualifiers.

Code S[edit]

  • 2 players qualified from the Pre-Season..
  • 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 victor 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 third and fourth in the group, will fall to the next season Code Aicon.png Round of 48.
  • 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 Round of 16.
  • The loser places third and fourth in the group, will fall to the next season Code Aicon.png Round of 48.
  • Group Stage #2 (Round of 16): Dual Tournament format.
  • Group Nominations.
  • Best-of-three.
  • The 4 players of each group in Round of 16 will face off similar to Round of 32.
  • 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 places third and fourth in the group, will fall to the next season Code Aicon.png Round of 48.
  • 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 places third and fourth in the group, will fall to the next season Code Aicon.png Round of 48.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
    • All 8 players who make it to this round are seeded in next season's Code Sicon.png.
  • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
  • Semifinals: Best-of-seven.
  • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

Code S[edit]
Place Prize (KRW) USD Points
1st ₩40,000,000 $33,840 4,000
2nd ₩20,000,000 $16,920 2,800
3rd-4th ₩9,000,000 $7,614 1,800
5th-8th ₩6,000,000 $5,076 1,200
9th-12th ₩4,000,000 $3,384 800
13th-16th ₩4,000,000 $3,384 600
17th-24th ₩3,000,000 $2,538 300
25th-32nd ₩3,000,000 $2,538 200
Total ₩182,000,000 $153,972 24,800
Code A[edit]
Place Prize (KRW) USD Points
1st-30th ₩0 $0 Sicon.png
31st-60th ₩2,000,000 $1,692 100
Total ₩60,000,000 $50,760 3,000

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