Gfinity G3

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The Gfinity G3 is a multi-platform eSports event organized by Gfinity, a UK based company created to help push eSports within the UK to a professional level. It will take place on August 2-3rd in the Copperbox Arena in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London. The event features tournaments in Call of Duty: Ghosts, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, StarCraft II and FIFA 14 for a total prize-pool of $145,000. The StarCraft II tournament features 12 players competing for a $30,000 prize pool.

[e][h]Gfinity G3
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor:
Server:
Europe
Type:
Offline
Location:
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format:
1v1
Group Stage
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$30,000
Start Date:
2014-08-02
End Date:
2014-08-03
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
12
3
4
5
Maps

StarCraft II Tournament[edit]

The Gfinity G3 StarCraft II tournament features 12 players competing for a $30,000 prize pool. It was recognized by Blizzard as a WCS Tier 2 event and will distribute 3,375 WCS Points. The tournament is casted by Thomas "Khaldor" Kilian, Yoan "ToD" Merlo, Chris "Tetcher" Ivermee, John "JoRoSaR" Sargent and Robert "Pughy" Pugh with James Banks as the host. Games analysis are done by Samayan "BlinG" Kay and Kevin "Harstem" de Koning, and games observing done by Alexandre "FunKaDeLiC" Verrier.

Format[edit]

  • Group stage:
    • Four groups of three players each in a round-robin format.
    • Top 2 players advance to the playoffs.
  • Playoffs:
    • Eight players in a single-elimination bracket.
    • Quarterfinals are best of three.
    • Semifinals are best of five.
    • Finals are best of seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

$30,000 USD and 3,375 WCS Points are spread among the players as seen below:

* Players must advance one round in order to claim WCS points for that placement. Being seeded through qualifiers counts as advancing one round.[1]

Participants[edit]

Protoss Protoss (3) Terran Terran (4) Zerg Zerg (5)
Invited players (9)
Netherlands Grubby
South Korea jjakji
South Korea HyuN
South Korea MC
South Korea MMA
Germany TLO
South Korea StarDust
United Kingdom DeMusliM
Norway Snute
Through qualifiers (3)
Denmark Bunny
Sweden Zanster
Australia PiG

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

lrthread Group A
August 2, 2014 - 09:00 BST
1. Denmark  Bunny 2-0 4-0
2. United Kingdom  DeMusliM 1-1 2-3
3. South Korea  StarDust 0-2 1-4

Group B[edit]

lrthread Group B
August 2, 2014 - 12:00 BST
1. South Korea  HyuN 2-0 4-0
2. Germany  TLO 1-1 2-3
3. Sweden  Zanster 0-2 1-4

Group C[edit]

lrthread Group C
August 2, 2014 - 10:00 BST
1. Norway  Snute 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  jjakji 1-1 2-2
3. Netherlands  Grubby 0-2 1-4

Group D[edit]

lrthread Group D
August 2, 2014 - 11:00 BST
1. South Korea  MC 2-0 4-1
2. South Korea  MMA 1-1 2-2
3. Australia  PiG 0-2 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo3)
 Denmark Bunny
2
Bunny 
 TLO
August 3, 2014 - 9:40 BST
 Germany TLO
1
 Norway Snute
2
Snute 
 MMA
August 3, 2014 - 11:00 BST
 South Korea MMA
1
 South Korea HyuN
2
HyuN 
 DeMusliM
August 3, 2014 - 12:45 BST
 United Kingdom DeMusliM
0
 South Korea MC
2
MC 
 jjakji
August 3, 2014 - 13:30 BST
 South Korea jjakji
1
Semifinals (Bo5)
 Denmark Bunny
3
Bunny 
 Snute
August 3, 2014 - 15:15 BST
 Norway Snute
1
 South Korea HyuN
3
HyuN 
 MC
August 3, 2014 - 16:30 BST
 South Korea MC
0
Finals (Bo7)
 Denmark Bunny
4
Bunny 
 HyuN
 South Korea HyuN
2

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage
345
Quarterfinals
143
Semifinals
112
Finals
11
Champion
1

External Links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "2014 WCS Player Handbook". Blizzard. Retrieved 2014-01-31.