2016 Global StarCraft II League Season 2: Code S

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (13) Terran Terran (10) Zerg Zerg (9)
2016 GSL Season 1 Quarterfinals (8)
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South Korea Zest
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South Korea TY
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South Korea Losira
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South Korea Dear
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South Korea Cure
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South Korea herO
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South Korea Dream
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South Korea TaeJa
2016 GSL Season 2 Code A (24)
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South Korea Stats
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South Korea SpeeD
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South Korea Impact
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South Korea sOs
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South Korea Ryung
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South Korea ByuL
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South Korea Patience
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South Korea aLive
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South Korea TRUE1
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South Korea MyuNgSiK
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South Korea ByuN
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South Korea soO
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South Korea HerO
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South Korea GuMiho
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South Korea Rogue
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South Korea Seed
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South Korea Maru
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South Korea RagnaroK
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South Korea Classic
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South Korea Dark
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South Korea MC
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South Korea DeParture
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South Korea Super
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South Korea Solar
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South Korea Hurricane1

1 TRUE forfeited his Code S spot after becoming eligible to compete in the WCS Circuit[1] and was replaced by Hurricane who won a Wildcard Tournament involving all 24 players who lost their Code A matches.[2][3]

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 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 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 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 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 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]

₩182,000,000 KRW (≈ $153,972 USD *) and 24,800 WCS Korea Points are divided among participants.

The winner is awarded a 2016 WCS Global Playoffs and Finals seed.
* Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on 2015-12-19. [₩1,000 KRW ≈ $0,8460 USD]

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Group A
July 6, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png GuMiho 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png Zest 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Picon small.png MC 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Solar 0-2 2-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Group B
July 8, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png MyuNgSiK 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Cure 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Picon small.png Stats 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png HerO 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Group C
July 13, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png Classic 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Ticon small.png ByuN 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Losira 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png Seed 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Group D
July 15, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Maru 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea Zicon small.png RagnaroK 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png soO 0-2 2-4

Group E[edit]

preview lrthread Group E
July 20, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png sOs 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Ticon small.png TY 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Impact 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png Super 0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

preview lrthread Group F
July 22, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png Rogue 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Ryung 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Dream 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Ticon small.png aLive 0-2 1-4

Group G[edit]

preview lrthread Group G
July 27, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png herO 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Dark 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Picon small.png Hurricane 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Zicon small.png DeParture 0-2 1-4

Group H[edit]

preview lrthread Group H
July 29, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png ByuL 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Picon small.png Dear 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Picon small.png Patience 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Ticon small.png SpeeD 0-2 1-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Group A[edit]

preview lrthread Group A
August 10, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png herO 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Ryung 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png Zest 0-2 2-4

Group B[edit]

preview lrthread Group B
August 12, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png ByuN 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png sOs 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Dark 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Ticon small.png Cure 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

preview lrthread Group C
August 17, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png MyuNgSiK 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png Dear 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Maru 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png ByuL 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

preview lrthread Group D
August 19, 2016 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png TY 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png GuMiho 2-1 5-4
3. South Korea Picon small.png Classic 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Rogue 0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
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0
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Picon small.png sOs
August 24, 2016 - 18:30 KST
 
 
Frost
 South Korea sOs
3
 South Korea MyuNgSiK
3
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Ticon small.png GuMiho
August 24, 2016 - 19:35 KST
 South Korea GuMiho
2
 South Korea Ryung
2
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Ticon small.png ByuN
 South Korea ByuN
3
 South Korea Dear
3
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Ticon small.png TY
 South Korea TY
2
Semifinals (Bo7)
 South Korea sOs
4
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Picon small.png MyuNgSiK
 South Korea MyuNgSiK
1
 South Korea ByuN
4
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Picon small.png Dear
 South Korea Dear
1
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea sOs
1
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Ticon small.png ByuN
 South Korea ByuN
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
13109
Round of 16
673
Quarterfinals
44
Semifinals
31
Finals
11
Champion
1

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