2016 WCS Circuit: Winter Circuit Championship

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[e][h]2016 WCS Circuit: Winter Circuit Championship
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
Poland Katowice
Format:
Single-elimination
Prize pool:
$150,000
Start Date:
2016-03-02
End Date:
2016-03-05
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea Terran Polt
Norway Zerg Snute
Poland Zerg Nerchio
South Korea Zerg Hydra
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Protoss 10
Terran 8
Zerg 14
Maps
Chronology

The 2016 WCS Winter Circuit Championship will take place in the Spodek Arena in Katowice, Poland. This event also doubles as IEM Season X - World Championship - the final event of the Intel Extreme Masters Season 10.

The Winter Championship is the first of three Circuit Championships to take place during the 2016 World Championship Series Circuit, followed by the Spring and Summer Championships.

About

Qualifiers

Format

  • 32 players in a single-elimination bracket
  • Round 32 to Semifinals are Bo5
  • Finals are Bo7

Casters, Hosts and Observers

Prize Pool

The winner is awarded a WCS Global Playoffs seed. 150,000 USD and 11,000 WCS Circuit Points are spread among the players as seen below:

Place $ USD Seed WCS Circuit Pts Player Team
1st $35,000  WCS Global Playoffs 3,000 South Korea Terran Polt CM Storm CM Storm
2nd $15,000  - 1,400 Norway Zerg Snute Team Liquid Team Liquid
3rd-4th $10,000  - 900 Poland Zerg Nerchio EURONICS Gaming EURONICS Gaming
South Korea Zerg Hydra ROOT Gaming ROOT Gaming
5th-8th $8,000  - 600 France Zerg FireCake EURONICS Gaming EURONICS Gaming
Canada Protoss HuK Evil Geniuses Evil Geniuses
South Korea Zerg viOLet Team EnVyUs Team EnVyUs
Poland Zerg Elazer True eSport True eSport
9th-16th $6,000  - 300 France Terran Dayshi Millenium Millenium
Taiwan Protoss Has Yoe Flash Wolves yoe Flash Wolves
Poland Protoss MaNa Team Liquid Team Liquid
Sweden Zerg SortOf ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
France Terran MarineLorD Millenium Millenium
Canada Terran MaSa Team eLevate Team eLevate
USA Protoss Neeb ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
China Zerg iAsonu Invictus Gaming Invictus Gaming

Participants

Protoss Protoss (10) Terran Terran (8) Zerg Zerg (14)
Regional Challengers (8)
Yoe Flash Wolves
Taiwan Has
Millenium
France Dayshi
Invictus Gaming
China XiGua
Category:Free Agents
USA puCK
ROOT Gaming
Brazil Kelazhur
Flipsid3 Tactics
USA JonSnow2
MYinsanity
France PtitDrogo
Team Exile5
Australia PiG
PSISTORM Gaming
Kazakhstan PiLiPiLi2
EU Server Qualifiers (8)
Invasion eSport
Netherlands Harstem
Category:Free Agents
Russia Happy
Team Liquid
Spain VortiX3
Millenium
Germany ShoWTimE
EURONICS Gaming
France FireCake
Category:Free Agents
Sweden SortOf
Invasion eSport
Germany Lambo
MYinsanity
Finland Serral
Category:Free Agents
Ukraine Bly3
NA Server Qualifiers (6)
Category:Free Agents
USA Neeb
Team eLevate
Canada MaSa
ROOT Gaming
New Zealand Petraeus1
Evil Geniuses
Canada HuK1
Invasion eSport
Mexico MajOr
Invictus Gaming
China iAsonu
Team EnVyUs
South Korea viOLet
Poland National Qualifiers (2)
EURONICS Gaming
Poland Nerchio
True eSport
Poland Elazer
2015 WCS Standings Invites (8)
Millenium
France Lilbow
CM Storm
South Korea Polt
ROOT Gaming
South Korea Hydra
Team Liquid
Poland MaNa
Team Liquid
Denmark Bunny
Team Liquid
Norway Snute
Millenium
France MarineLorD
Team Liquid
Germany TLO

1 Petraeus could not make it to the live event and was replaced by HuK who came in second place in the NA Server Qualifier, Week 1.[1]

2 JonSnow could not make it to the live event and was replaced by PiLiPiLi who placed the highest in the Regional Challengers: North America.[2]

3 VortiX could not make it to the live event and was replaced by Bly who came in second place in the EU Server Qualifier, Week 1. [3]

Results

Round of 32 (Bo5)
 South Korea Polt
3
Polt Terran
Zerg Lambo
March 2, 2016 - 12:00 CET
 Germany Lambo
1
 France PtitDrogo
0
PtitDrogo Protoss
Terran Dayshi
March 2, 2016 - 12:00 CET
 France Dayshi
3
 Finland Serral
0
Serral Zerg
Zerg FireCake
March 2, 2016 - 13:55 CET
 France FireCake
3
 Denmark Bunny
2
Bunny Terran
Protoss Has
 Taiwan Has
3
 Poland MaNa
3
MaNa Protoss
Protoss PiLiPiLi
 Kazakhstan PiLiPiLi
1
 Canada HuK
3
HuK Protoss
Zerg PiG
March 2, 2016 - 15:30 CET
 Australia PiG
0
 Germany ShoWTimE
2
ShoWTimE Protoss
Zerg Nerchio
 Poland Nerchio
3
 France Lilbow
2
Lilbow Protoss
Zerg SortOf
 Sweden SortOf
3
 USA puCK
0
puCK Protoss
Terran MarineLorD
March 2, 2016 - 18:55 CET
 France MarineLorD
3
 China XiGua
1
XiGua Zerg
Zerg viOLet
 South Korea viOLet
3
 Canada MaSa
3
MaSa Terran
Protoss Harstem
 Netherlands Harstem
1
 Mexico MajOr
1
MajOr Terran
Zerg Snute
March 2, 2016 - 20:25 CET
 Norway Snute
3
 Russia Happy
2
Happy Terran
Zerg Hydra
 South Korea Hydra
3
 Brazil Kelazhur
2
Kelazhur Terran
Protoss Neeb
 USA Neeb
3
 Ukraine Bly
2
Bly Zerg
Zerg Elazer
 Poland Elazer
3
 China iAsonu
3
iAsonu Zerg
Zerg TLO
 Germany TLO
1
Round of 16 (Bo5)
 South Korea Polt
3
Polt Terran
Terran Dayshi
March 3, 2016 - 15:00 CET
 France Dayshi
0
 France FireCake
3
FireCake Zerg
Protoss Has
 Taiwan Has
1
 Poland MaNa
0
MaNa Protoss
Protoss HuK
March 3, 2016 - 18:00 CET
 Canada HuK
3
 Poland Nerchio
3
Nerchio Zerg
Zerg SortOf
March 3, 2016 - 18:50 CET
 Sweden SortOf
0
 France MarineLorD
2
MarineLorD Terran
Zerg viOLet
 South Korea viOLet
3
 Canada MaSa
1
MaSa Terran
Zerg Snute
March 4, 2016 - 12:00 CET
 Norway Snute
3
 South Korea Hydra
3
Hydra Zerg
Protoss Neeb
 USA Neeb
2
 Poland Elazer
3
Elazer Zerg
Zerg iAsonu
 China iAsonu
1
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Polt
3
Polt Terran
Zerg FireCake
March 4, 2016 - 17:25 CET
 France FireCake
1
 Canada HuK
0
HuK Protoss
Zerg Nerchio
March 4, 2016 - 18:55 CET
 Poland Nerchio
3
 South Korea viOLet
1
viOLet Zerg
Zerg Snute
March 4, 2016 - 20:15 CET
 Norway Snute
3
 South Korea Hydra
3
Hydra Zerg
Zerg Elazer
 Poland Elazer
1
Semifinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Polt
3
Polt Terran
Zerg Nerchio
March 5, 2016 - 12:30 CET
 Poland Nerchio
0
 Norway Snute
3
Snute Zerg
Zerg Hydra
 South Korea Hydra
1
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea Polt
4
 Norway Snute
2

Distribution

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
10814
Round of 16
448
Quarterfinals
116
Semifinals
13
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 32
1264271
Round of 16
5335
Quarterfinals
2213
Semifinals
112
Finals
11
Champion
1
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Round of 32
Norway 1
Sweden 1
France 5
Germany 3
Netherlands 1
Denmark 1
Poland 3
Finland 1
Russia 1
Ukraine 1
USA 2
Canada 2
Mexico 1
Brazil 1
Taiwan 1
Kazakhstan 1
China 2
South Korea 3
Australia 1
Round of 16
Norway 1
Sweden 1
France 3
Poland 3
USA 1
Canada 2
Taiwan 1
China 1
South Korea 3
Quarterfinals
Norway 1
France 1
Poland 2
Canada 1
South Korea 3
Semifinals
Norway 1
Poland 1
South Korea 2
Finals
Norway 1
South Korea 1
Champion
South Korea 1

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References

  1. @LorangerChris (February 6, 2016). www.twitter.com. https://twitter.com/LorangerChris/status/696136592151310336.
  2. @ESL_Shawn (February 23, 2016). www.twitter.com. https://twitter.com/ESL_Shawn/status/701750764541231104.
  3. @IEM (February 28, 2016). www.twitter.com. https://twitter.com/IEM/status/704040554040946688.