2016 StarCraft II StarLeague Season 2

From Liquipedia StarCraft 2 Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

[e][h]2016 StarCraft II StarLeague Season 2
League Information
Server:
South Korea
Type:
Offline
Location:
South Korea Seoul
Format:
Challenge
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
₩134.000.000 (≃ $120,000)
Start Date:
2016-06-02
End Date:
2016-09-11
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea Zerg Solar
South Korea Zerg Dark
South Korea Protoss Classic
South Korea Protoss Patience
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
28
Protoss 12
Terran 9
Zerg 7
Maps
Chronology

Information[edit]

The 2016 StarCraft II StarLeague Season 2 is one of the two Korean leagues of the 2016 StarCraft II World Championship Series.

Format[edit]

Challenge[edit]

  • 24 players in 4 Round Robin Groups.
  • Matches are Best-of-two
    • Each player chooses a "Home" map for each series.
    • One game is played on the "Home" map, the other on the opponents "Home" map, or "Away" map.
    • If both players pick the same map, that map is played twice.
    • How standings are determined:
      • Number of wins
      • Number of "Away" wins
      • Head-to-head
      • Extra matches (maps will be chosen at random)[1]
    • The top 3 of each group advance to the Group Stage.
    • The bottom 3 of each group are eliminated and may qualify through following season's qualifiers.

Main Event[edit]

  • Group Stage
    • 16 players in four groups of 4 players each, played in a double-elimination format.
    • Matches are 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 Playoffs.
    • The losers of the initial matches face each other in the Loser’s match.
      • The loser places fourth in the group and may qualify through next season's qualifiers.
    • 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 Playoffs.
      • The loser places third in the group and may qualify through next season's qualifiers.
  • Playoffs
    • 8 players in a single-elimination bracket.
      • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
      • Semifinals: Best-of-seven.
      • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

Place Prize (KRW) USD Points
1st ₩40,000,000 $35,850 4,000
2nd ₩20,000,000 $17,925 2,800
3rd-4th ₩9,000,000 $8,066 1,800
5th-8th ₩6,000,000 $5,377 1,200
9th-12th ₩4,000,000 $3,585 800
13th-16th ₩4,000,000 $3,585 600
17th-28th ₩TBD $TBD TBD
Total ₩TBD $TBD TBD

View Games[edit]

Streams[edit]

VODs[edit]

References[edit]