Electronic Sports World Cup 2012

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[e][h]Electronic Sports World Cup 2012
League Information
Organizer:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
France Paris
Format:
1v1, Group Stage,
Single-elimination Playoffs
Prize pool:
$40,000
Start Date:
2012-11-02
End Date:
2012-11-03
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
Poland  MaNa
South Korea  ForGG
France  Stephano
France  NeOAnGeL
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
12
3
15
Maps
Chronology

About[edit]

The Electronic Sports World Cup 2012 took place in Porte de Versailles, Paris, during the Paris Games Week (which is the biggest trade fair for computer and video games held in France).[Citation needed] The international qualifiers took place from July to October 2012.[1] Pomf and Thud casted the live event in French, while Kaelaris and Mori casted streams in English and German respectively. Aside from StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty, competitions took place for other games like Dota 2 and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.

Location[edit]

  • Paris, France
  • Porte de Versailles Exhibition Center

Tournament Information[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$40,000 is spread among the players as seen below:

Format[edit]

  • Group Play
    • Top 2 advance to Championship Bracket.
  • Championship Bracket
    • Best of 3 up until Grand Finals.
    • Bronze Match: Best of 3.
    • Grand Finals: Best of 3.

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (12) Terran Terran (3) Zerg Zerg (15)
Romania NightEnD
Japan PSiArc
France Stephano
Czech Republic Freizy
South Korea ForGG
USA Hawk
Slovakia Ladabaz
Libya Al-Husien
Romania DeathAngel
Netherlands Harstem
Czech Republic TomikuS
Poland MaNa
Ukraine Bly
South Africa PandaTank
Ukraine DIMAGA
Israel Zanubis
New Zealand Petraeus *
Sweden StarNaN
France MiNiMaTh
South Korea Squirtle
United Kingdom JonnyREcco
Belgium Feast
Germany Hanfy
Russia TitaN ***
Spain AlaStOr ****
France NeOAnGeL ****
Sweden SortOf
Argentina ZeuS
Norway TargA
Libya Husam
Poland Nerchio **

* Petraeus replaces mOOnGLaDe (who placed first in the Aus/NZ qualifiers) and MaFia (who placed second) who canceled their participation in favor of participating in the 2012 MLG Fall Championship.[2]
** Nerchio canceled his participation.[3]
*** TitaN replaces sLivko.[4]
**** NeOAnGeL and AlaStOr replace respectively XiGua and XY who can't attend due visa issues.

Map Pool[edit]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A
1. Czech Republic  TomikuS 3-0 6-2
2. Poland  MaNa 2-1 5-3
3. Romania  DeathAngel 1-2 4-4
4. Libya  Al-Husien 0-3 0-6

Group B[edit]

Group B
1. Russia  TitaN 3-0 6-0
2. Netherlands  Harstem 2-1 4-3
3. Sweden  StarNaN 1-2 3-4
4. Pakistan Zohan 0-3 0-6

Group C[edit]

Group C
1. Germany  HaNfy 3-0 6-0
2. France  NeOAnGeL 2-1 4-2
3. Romania  NightEnD 1-2 2-4
4. Pakistan hoodlum 0-3 0-6

Group D[edit]

Group D
1. USA  Hawk 3-0 6-2
2. South Africa  PandaTank 2-1 4-3
3. Ukraine  DIMAGA 1-2 4-4
4. Japan  PSiArc 0-3 1-6

Group E[edit]

Group E
1. South Korea  Squirtle 3-0 6-0
2. United Kingdom  JonnyREcco 2-1 4-2
3. Slovakia  Ladabaz 1-2 2-4
4. Libya  Husam 0-3 0-6

Group F[edit]

Group F
1. France  Stephano 3-0 6-0
2. Sweden  SortOf 2-1 4-3
3. New Zealand  Petraeus 1-2 3-5
4. Czech Republic  freizy 0-3 1-6

Group G[edit]

Group G
1. Ukraine  Bly 2-1 5-3
2. France  MiNiMaTh 2-1 5-3
3. Israel  Zanubis 1-2 4-5
4. Spain  AlaStOr 1-2 2-5

Group H[edit]

Group H
1. South Korea  ForGG 3-0 6-0
2. Norway  TargA 2-1 4-2
3. Belgium  Feast 1-2 2-4
4. Argentina  ZeuS 0-3 0-6

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Round of 16 (Bo3)
 Czech Republic TomikuS
1
TomikuS 
 Harstem
 Netherlands Harstem
2
 South Korea ForGG
2
ForGG 
 MiNiMaTh
 France MiNiMaTh
0
 USA Hawk
1
Hawk 
 NeOAnGeL
 France NeOAnGeL
2
 South Korea Squirtle
0
Squirtle 
 SortOf
 Sweden SortOf
2
 Russia TitaN
0
TitaN 
 MaNa
 Poland MaNa
2
 Ukraine Bly
0
Bly 
 TargA
 Norway TargA
2
 Germany HaNfy
0
HaNfy 
 PandaTank
 South Africa PandaTank
2
 France Stephano
2
Stephano 
 JonnyREcco
 United Kingdom JonnyREcco
1
Quarterfinals (Bo3)
 Netherlands Harstem
1
Harstem 
 ForGG
 South Korea ForGG
2
 France NeOAnGeL
2
NeOAnGeL 
 SortOf
 Sweden SortOf
1
 Poland MaNa
2
MaNa 
 TargA
 Norway TargA
1
 South Africa PandaTank
1
PandaTank 
 Stephano
 France Stephano
2
Semifinals (Bo3)
 South Korea ForGG
2
ForGG 
 NeOAnGeL
 France NeOAnGeL
0
 Poland MaNa
2
MaNa 
 Stephano
 France Stephano
1
Finals (Bo3)
 South Korea ForGG
0
ForGG 
 MaNa
 Poland MaNa
2
3rd Place Match
 France NeOAnGeL
1
NeOAnGeL 
 Stephano
 France Stephano
2

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage
12315
Round of 16
619
Quarterfinals
413
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Winner
1

View Games[edit]

Streams[edit]

Additional Coverage[edit]

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "En route pour la Coupe du Monde 2012" (in fr). ESWC.com. 16 July 2012.
  2. fray`Petraeus (2012-10-08). "Petraeus's post on the Sc2Sea forums". SC2SEA.com.
  3. "Nerchio Not Going to ESWC, WCG". ESPlanet.net. 27 October 2012.
  4. "sLivko can't go to ESWC due problems with visa". Twitter.com. 31 October 2012.