Electronic Sports World Cup 2012

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[e][h]Electronic Sports World Cup 2012
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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 Picon small.png MaNa
South Korea Ticon small.png ForGG
France Zicon small.png Stephano
France Picon small.png NeOAnGeL
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
32
Picon small.png 12
Ticon small.png 3
Zicon small.png 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)
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Romania NightEnD
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Japan PSiArc
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France Stephano
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Czech Republic Freizy
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South Korea ForGG
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USA Hawk
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Slovakia Ladabaz
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Libya Al-Husien
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Romania DeathAngel
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Netherlands Harstem
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Czech Republic TomikuS
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Poland MaNa
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Ukraine Bly
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South Africa PandaTank
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Ukraine DIMAGA
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Israel Zanubis
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New Zealand Petraeus *
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Sweden StarNaN
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France MiNiMaTh
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South Korea Squirtle
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United Kingdom JonnyREcco
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Belgium Feast
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Germany Hanfy
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Russia TitaN ***
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Spain AlaStOr ****
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France NeOAnGeL ****
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Sweden SortOf
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Argentina ZeuS
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Norway TargA
Libya Husam
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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 Zicon small.png TomikuS 3-0 6-2
2. Poland Picon small.png MaNa 2-1 5-3
3. Romania Zicon small.png DeathAngel 1-2 4-4
4. Libya Ticon small.png Al-Husien 0-3 0-6

Group B[edit]

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

Group C[edit]

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

Group D[edit]

Group D
1. USA Zicon small.png Hawk 3-0 6-2
2. South Africa Picon small.png PandaTank 2-1 4-3
3. Ukraine Zicon small.png DIMAGA 1-2 4-4
4. Japan Ticon small.png PSiArc 0-3 1-6

Group E[edit]

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

Group F[edit]

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

Group G[edit]

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

Group H[edit]

Group H
1. South Korea Ticon small.png ForGG 3-0 6-0
2. Norway Zicon small.png TargA 2-1 4-2
3. Belgium Picon small.png Feast 1-2 2-4
4. Argentina Zicon small.png ZeuS 0-3 0-6

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

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