2017 Global StarCraft II League Season 3: Code S

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Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (9) Terran Terran (13) Zerg Zerg (10)
2017 GSL Season 2 Semifinals (4)
South Korea Classic
South Korea GuMiho
South Korea soO
South Korea Maru
From Qualifier (28)
South Korea Dear
South Korea aLive
South Korea Curious
South Korea herO
South Korea Bunny
South Korea Dark
South Korea Hurricane
South Korea ByuN
Poland Elazer
South Korea Hush
South Korea Forte
South Korea Leenock
South Korea Patience
South Korea INnoVation
South Korea Losira
South Korea sOs
South Korea jjakji
Canada NoRegreT
South Korea Stats
South Korea KeeN
South Korea Rogue
South Korea Trap
Mexico SpeCial
Canada Scarlett
South Korea Ryung
South Korea Solar
China TIME
South Korea TY

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 . 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 . 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 . 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 .
    • 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 2017-06-01. [₩1,000 KRW ≈ $0.8914 USD]

Group Stage #1 (Ro32)[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Recap Group A
July 5, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  Rogue 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  GuMiho 2-1 5-3
3. Poland  Elazer 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea  KeeN 0-2 0-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Group B
July 8, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  INnoVation 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Hurricane 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  Ryung 1-2 3-4
4. Canada  Scarlett 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Recap Group C
July 12, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  aLive 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  soO 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea  Leenock 1-2 2-5
4. South Korea  Hush 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Group D
July 15, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  Stats 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  ByuN 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea  Forte 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  Losira 0-2 1-4

Group E[edit]

lrthread Recap Group E
July 18, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  Patience 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Solar 2-1 4-2
3. South Korea  jjakji 1-2 2-4
4. South Korea  Maru 0-2 0-4

Group F[edit]

lrthread Recap Group F
July 19, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  herO 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Dark 2-1 5-2
3. South Korea  Trap 1-2 2-5
4. Canada  NoRegreT 0-2 0-4

Group G[edit]

lrthread Group G
July 20, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  Classic 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Bunny 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea  Dear 1-2 3-5
4. China  TIME 0-2 1-4

Group H[edit]

lrthread Group H
July 22, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  sOs 2-0 4-2
2. South Korea  TY 2-1 5-3
3. Mexico  SpeCial 1-2 3-4
4. South Korea  Curious 0-2 1-4

Group Stage #2 (Ro16)[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Recap Group A
August 16, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  Solar 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  INnoVation 2-1 5-4
3. South Korea  GuMiho 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea  aLive 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Recap Group B
August 19, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  ByuN 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  sOs 2-1 4-3
3. South Korea  herO 1-2 4-5
4. South Korea  Bunny 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Recap Group C
August 23, 2017 - 18:30 KST
1. South Korea  Rogue 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  Dark 2-1 5-3
3. South Korea  soO 1-2 4-5
4. South Korea  Classic 0-2 0-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Recap Group D
August 26, 2017 - 13:00 KST
1. South Korea  TY 2-0 4-0
2. South Korea  Stats 2-1 4-4
3. South Korea  Hurricane 1-2 4-4
4. South Korea  Patience 0-2 0-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 South Korea Solar
2
Solar 
 sOs
 South Korea sOs
3
 South Korea Rogue
2
Rogue 
 Stats
August 30, 2017 - 20:45 KST
 South Korea Stats
3
 South Korea INnoVation
3
INnoVation 
 ByuN
September 2, 2017 - 13:00 KST
 South Korea ByuN
2
 South Korea Dark
3
Dark 
 TY
 South Korea TY
0
Semifinals (Bo7)
 South Korea sOs
4
sOs 
 Stats
 South Korea Stats
1
 South Korea INnoVation
4
INnoVation 
 Dark
 South Korea Dark
3
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea sOs
3
sOs 
 INnoVation
 South Korea INnoVation
4

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 32
91310
Round of 16
664
Quarterfinals
233
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Champion
1

VODs[edit]

Viewers Stats[edit]

Data about number of viewers[1]:

  • The tournament's Overall peak was 175,018 viewers.
  • The tournament's peak Without Chinese viewers was 26,638 viewers.
  • English streams peak was 21,344 viewers.
  • Russian streams peak was 824 viewers.
  • Chinese streams peak was 148,380 viewers.
  • Twitch.tv peak was 21,434 viewers.


The total time watched was 1,461,022 hours.
The average concurrent viewership was 57,824 viewers.

External Links[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. Esports Charts (2017-22-09). "GSL Code S Season 3 detailed stats". esc.watch.