2017 WCS Austin

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[e][h]2017 WCS Austin
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
Server:
Americas
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Austin
Format:
1v1
Three Group Stages
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$100,000
Start Date:
2017-04-28
End Date:
2017-04-30
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
80
Protoss 22
Terran 24
Zerg 34

The 2017 WCS Austin is the first of four events of the 2017 WCS Circuit.
It takes place at DreamHack Austin 2017 and is organized by DreamHack (main tournament) and ESL (regional qualifiers).

Format[edit]

First Group Stage

  • 64 players in 16 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage

Second Group Stage

  • 32 players in 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the next stage

Third Group Stage

  • 16 players from the Second Group Stage
  • 16 players from Qualifiers
  • 8 groups of 4 players each, played in a dual tournament format
  • Matches are Bo3
  • Top 2 players of each group advance to the playoffs

Playoffs

  • 16 players in a single-elimination bracket
  • Round of 16 to Semifinals are played in Bo5
  • Finals are played in Bo7

Casters, Hosts and Observer[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

100,000 USD and 11,000 WCS Circuit Points are spread among the players as seen below:

Place $ USD Seed WCS Circuit Pts Player Team
1st $25,000  WCS Global Finals 3,000 TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
2nd $10,000 - 1,400 TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
3rd-4th $6,500 - 900 TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
5th-8th $4,000 - 600 TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
9th-16th $2,500 - 300 TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
17th-24th $1,000 - - Netherlands Protoss Harstem ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
USA Protoss puCK ROOT Gaming ROOT Gaming
Germany Zerg TLO Team Liquid Team Liquid
Australia Terran iaguz ROOT Gaming ROOT Gaming
Kazakhstan Protoss PiLiPiLi PSISTORM Gaming PSISTORM Gaming
TBD TBD TBD ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
Poland Protoss MaNa Team Liquid Team Liquid
France Protoss PtitDrogo MYinsanity mYinsanity
25th-32nd $1,000 - - Netherlands Terran Optimus Dead Pixels Dead Pixels
Ukraine Zerg Bly Team expert Team expert
Hong Kong Protoss Bistork ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
USA Zerg GAMETIME Sloth E-Sports Club Sloth E-Sports Club
USA Protoss NonY ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
Sweden Zerg SortOf ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
Taiwan Protoss Has ZZZZZCategory:Free Agents
USA Terran Raze Sloth E-Sports Club Sloth E-Sports Club

Notable Participants[edit]

This list contains the most notable players. For a full participants list go to: Player List

Protoss Protoss Terran Terran Zerg Zerg
Qualified players (16)
Category:Free Agents
Hong Kong Bistork
ROOT Gaming
Australia iaguz
ROOT Gaming
Mexico Cham
Category:Free Agents
Taiwan Has
Category:Free Agents
Mexico MajOr
Invictus Gaming
China iAsonu
Ting
USA Neeb
X-Team
China TIME
PSISTORM Gaming
USA JonSnow
PSISTORM Gaming
Kazakhstan PiLiPiLi
EURONICS Gaming
Poland Nerchio
ROOT Gaming
Australia Probe
Ence eSports
Finland Serral
ROOT Gaming
USA puCK
Team Liquid
Norway Snute
Arma Team
Germany ShoWTimE
Notable open sign-up players
Flipsid3 Tactics
USA MCanning
ROOT Gaming
Brazil Kelazhur
PSISTORM Gaming
South Korea TRUE
Category:Free Agents
USA NonY
Team eLevate
Canada MaSa
ROOT Gaming
USA PandaBearMe
Team eLevate
USA Bails
Sloth E-Sports Club
USA Pokebunny
Category:Free Agents
China TooDming
RYE E-SPORTS
China Cyan
Team Liquid
Netherlands uThermal
ROOT Gaming
Peru CatZ
MYinsanity
France PtitDrogo
Dead Pixels
Netherlands Optimus
Sloth E-Sports Club
USA GAMETIME
Dead Pixels
Germany FeaR
Rival Gaming
USA Cuddlebear
Team expert
Ukraine Bly
Category:Free Agents
Netherlands Harstem
Sloth E-Sports Club
USA Raze
Category:Free Agents
Germany Lambo
Team Liquid
Poland MaNa
Sloth E-Sports Club
USA xKawaiian
Team Liquid
Germany TLO
Sloth E-Sports Club
USA Creature
Category:Free Agents
Sweden SortOf
ROOT Gaming
USA ViBE
Dead Pixels
Sweden Namshar
Category:Free Agents
Sweden Zanster
PSISTORM Gaming
Switzerland PengWin
PSISTORM Gaming
USA Silky
ROOT Gaming
USA Neuro

Results[edit]

Group Stage #1 — Group Stage #2

Group Stage 3[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
April 28, 2017 - 19:00 CDT
1. Finland Zerg Serral 2-0 4-1
2. USA Zerg JonSnow 2-1 4-3
3. Netherlands Protoss Harstem 1-2 3-4
4. Netherlands Terran Optimus 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

Group B
April 28, 2017 - 19:00 CDT
1. Poland Zerg Nerchio 2-0 4-1
2. Netherlands Terran uThermal 2-1 5-2
3. USA Protoss puCK 1-2 2-4
4. Ukraine Zerg Bly 0-2 0-4

Group C[edit]

Group C
April 28, 2017 - 19:00 CDT
1. Brazil Terran Kelazhur 2-0 4-0
2. USA Protoss Neeb 2-1 4-4
3. Germany Zerg TLO 1-2 4-4
4. Hong Kong Protoss Bistork 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

Group D
April 28, 2017 - 19:00 CDT
1. Germany Protoss ShoWTimE 2-0 4-1
2. China Zerg TooDming 2-1 4-3
3. Australia Terran iaguz 1-2 3-5
4. USA Zerg GAMETIME 0-2 2-4

Group E[edit]

Group E
April 28, 2017 - 19:00 CDT
1. Mexico Zerg Cham 2-1 4-1
2. Sweden Zerg Namshar 2-1 4-2
3. Kazakhstan Protoss PiLiPiLi 1-2 3-4
4. USA Protoss NonY 0-2 0-4

Group F[edit]

Group F
April 28, 2017 - 19:00 CDT
1. South Korea Zerg TRUE 2-0 4-2
. Norway Zerg Snute 1-1 4-3
. China Terran TIME 1-1 3-4
4. Sweden Zerg SortOf 0-2 2-4

Group G[edit]

Group G
April 28, 2017 - 19:00 CDT
1. Germany Zerg Lambo 2-0 4-1
2. Mexico Terran MajOr 2-1 4-2
3. Poland Protoss MaNa 1-2 3-4
4. Taiwan Protoss Has 0-2 0-4

Group H[edit]

Group H
April 28, 2017 - 19:00 CDT
1. China Zerg iAsonu 2-0 4-1
2. Australia Protoss Probe 2-1 5-2
3. France Protoss PtitDrogo 1-2 2-4
4. USA Terran Raze 0-2 0-4

Bracket[edit]

Round of 16 (Bo5)
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 11:15 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 11:15 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 12:35 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 12:35 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 13:55 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 13:55 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 15:15 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 15:15 CDT
  
Quarterfinals (Bo5)
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 16:35 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 17:55 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 19:15 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 29, 2017 - 20:35 CDT
  
Semifinals (Bo5)
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 30, 2017 - 11:15 CDT
  
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 30, 2017 - 12:55 CDT
  
Grand Finals (Bo7)
  
TBD TBD
TBD TBD
April 30, 2017 - 14:45 CDT
  

Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage 1
222434
Group Stage 2
161121
Group Stage 3
11714
Playoffs
339NYD
Quarterfinals
NYD
Semifinals
NYD
Finals
NYD
Champion
NYD
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
15642683
Group Stage 2
12419472
Group Stage 3
4106372
Playoffs
422331NYD
Quarterfinals
NYD
Semifinals
NYD
Finals
NYD
Champion
NYD
  Western Europe Eastern EuropeNorth AmericaLatin AmericaAsiaOceania
Group Stage 1
Norway 2
Sweden 3
France 1
Germany 4
Netherlands 3
Switzerland 2
Poland 3
Finland 1
Ukraine 1
USA 40
Canada 2
Mexico 3
Brazil 1
Peru 2
Taiwan 1
Hong Kong 1
Kazakhstan 1
China 4
South Korea 1
Australia 3
Group Stage 2
Norway 1
Sweden 3
France 1
Germany 4
Netherlands 3
Poland 2
Finland 1
Ukraine 1
USA 18
Canada 1
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Peru 1
Taiwan 1
Hong Kong 1
Kazakhstan 1
China 3
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Group Stage 3
Norway 1
Sweden 2
France 1
Germany 3
Netherlands 3
Poland 2
Finland 1
Ukraine 1
USA 6
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
Taiwan 1
Hong Kong 1
Kazakhstan 1
China 3
South Korea 1
Australia 2
Playoffs
Sweden 1
Germany 2
Netherlands 1
Poland 1
Finland 1
USA 2
Mexico 2
Brazil 1
China 2
South Korea 1
Australia 1
NYD
Quarterfinals
NYD
Semifinals
NYD
Finals
NYD
Champion
NYD

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