ESL Pro Series Germany - Summer Season 2011
€12,000 (≃ $17,584.32)
The 18th Season of the ESL Pro Series Germany (EPS) is a German SC2 League organized by the Electronic Sports League. Players are only allowed to participate if they reside in Germany. For this season the prize pool is a €12,000. The prize pool is divided with half going directly to the first 4 finishers and the other half being distributed in €100 chunks for every match won throughout the league.
€6,000 are spread among the players as seen below:
Converted USD prizes calculated on June 5, 2011 with a currency rate of 1 EUR = 1.46536 USD provided by http://xe.com.
For the 2011 summer season the EPS changed its format. Instead of playing a league format the 16 players are now divided into groups. The two first players of each groups advance in playoffs, the two last players of each group go in playdown.
The case of DeMusliM
DeMusliM was qualified for the EPS season but did not participate. He broke his arm and wasn't able to play for a longer time. He was replaced by XlorD.
The case of TLO
TLO qualified for the playoffs but due to conflicts with MLG Columbus was not able to play the playoffs.