2017 Global StarCraft II League Season 2: Code S

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (12) Terran Terran (10) Zerg Zerg (10)
2017 GSL Season 1 Quarterfinals (4)
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South Korea sOs
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South Korea Ryung
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South Korea soO
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South Korea Stats
From Qualifier (28)
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South Korea Billowy
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South Korea aLive
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South Korea Armani
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South Korea Classic
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South Korea Bunny
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South Korea ByuL
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South Korea Creator
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South Korea ByuN
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South Korea Curious
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South Korea Dear
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South Korea GuMiho
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South Korea Dark
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South Korea herO
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South Korea INnoVation
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South Korea Impact
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South Korea Patience
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South Korea KeeN
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South Korea Losira
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South Korea Super
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Mexico MajOr
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South Korea Rogue
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South Korea Trap
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South Korea Maru
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Canada Scarlett
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South Korea Trust
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South Korea TY
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South Korea Solar
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South Korea Zest

Format[edit]

  • 4 players qualified from the top 4 of last 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 fourth in the group, and is eliminated from Code Sicon.png. They may re-qualify through next season's qualifier.
    • 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, and is eliminated from Code Sicon.png. They may re-qualify through next season's qualifier.
  • 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.
    • Players who place 3rd and 4th in their group are eliminated from Code Sicon.png. They may re-qualify through next season's qualifier.
  • Quarterfinals: Single-elimination playoffs.
    • Quarterfinals: Best-of-five.
    • Semifinals: Best-of-seven.
      • All 4 players who make it to this round are seeded in next season's Code Sicon.png.
    • Finals: Best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

₩170,000,000 KRW (≈ $152,100 USD *) and 25,000 WCS Korea Points are divided among participants.

The winner is awarded a WCS Global Finals seed.
* Currency conversion is based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on 2017-04-01. [₩1,000 KRW ≈ $0.8947 USD]

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

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April 19, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png INnoVation 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Losira 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea Picon small.png sOs 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Impact 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

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April 22, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png ByuL 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Picon small.png Dear 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Ticon small.png Ryung 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png Billowy 0-2 2-4

Group C[edit]

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April 26, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Maru 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Dark 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Curious 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png Super 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

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April 29, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png GuMiho 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Ticon small.png aLive 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Picon small.png Creator 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png Zest 0-2 0-4

Group E[edit]

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May 3, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png soO 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Picon small.png Trap 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Solar 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Picon small.png Trust 0-2 1-4

Group F[edit]

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May 6, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png TY 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Rogue 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Picon small.png Patience 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea Ticon small.png Bunny 0-2 2-4

Group G[edit]

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May 10, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png Classic 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png Stats 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Ticon small.png KeeN 1-2 3-5
4. Canada Zicon small.png Scarlett 0-2 1-4

Group H[edit]

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May 13, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png ByuN 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png herO 2-1 5-2
3. Mexico Ticon small.png MajOr 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Armani 0-2 0-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

  • Groups selections were held on May 17, 2017 - 18:30 KST. VOD

Group A[edit]

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May 24, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png GuMiho 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea Picon small.png Stats 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea Picon small.png Trap 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea Zicon small.png ByuL 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

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May 27, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea Picon small.png Classic 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Ticon small.png TY 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea Ticon small.png aLive 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Ticon small.png INnoVation 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

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May 31, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea Ticon small.png ByuN 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png Rogue 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea Picon small.png herO 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Picon small.png Dear 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

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June 3, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea Zicon small.png soO 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea Ticon small.png Maru 2-1 5-4
3. South Korea Zicon small.png Dark 1-2 4-5
4. South Korea Zicon small.png Losira 0-2 2-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
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3
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Ticon small.png TY
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2
 South Korea ByuN
1
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Ticon small.png Maru
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3
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1
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Picon small.png Classic
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3
 South Korea Rogue
2
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Zicon small.png soO
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3
Semifinals (Bo7)
 South Korea GuMiho
4
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2
 South Korea Classic
0
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4
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea GuMiho
4
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Zicon small.png soO
 South Korea soO
2

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
121010
Round of 16
565
Quarterfinals
242
Semifinals
121
Finals
11
Champion
1

VODs[edit]

Viewers Stats[edit]

Data about number of viewers[1]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 131,845 viewers.
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 25,092 viewers.
  • English streams peak was 20,516 viewers.
  • Russian streams peak was 1,037 viewers.
  • Chinese streams peak was 107,483 viewers.
  • Twitch.tv peak was 20,734 viewers.


The total time watched was 906,000 hours.
The average concurrent viewership was 34,232 viewers.

External Links[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Esports Charts (2017-22-09). "GSL Code S Season 2 detailed stats". esc.watch.