World Cyber Games

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To read about World Cyber Games' Starcraft: Brood War tournaments, see World Cyber Games

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The World Cyber Games (WCG) is an event held annually ever since year 2000. WCG is a global tournament in which sport is conducted within the medium of cyberspace, also known as e-sports. It serves as a rapidly growing international olympics in which nearly one million players compete against one another for the title of world champion in separate events. WCG is the largest cyber-gaming event serving what is becoming the largest sports market in the world.

The World Cyber Games also serves as a gaming industry conference drawing industry leaders and technology experts as speakers and attendees to share ideas about the present and future of e-sports and their cultural relevance to society. The World Cyber Games ongoing trend of being held annually appropriately displays the growth of e-sports throughout the years.

The World Cyber Games also provides a platform for gamers all over the world to compete against one another to earn the right to be crowned the world's best. Along the way, these gamers foster new friendships amongst other gamers from all over the world. WCG has certainly brought gamers from all over the world together through one interest; e-sports.

Tournaments[edit]

Event Date Winner Runner-Up TL Articles
World Cyber Games 2011 Busan Korea 2011 (2011-12-08 – 2011-12-11) South Korea Ticon small.png Mvp China Zicon small.png XiGua [ R&S]
World Cyber Games 2012 Kunshan China 2012 (2012-11-29 – 2012-12-02) South Korea Picon small.png PartinG France Picon small.png Adelscott [ R&S]
World Cyber Games 2013 Kunshan China 2013 (2013-11-28 – 2013-12-01) South Korea Zicon small.png Soulkey South Korea Picon small.png Sora [ R&S]

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Medals won per Race[edit]

Race Gold.png Silver.png Bronze.png
Zicon small.png Zerg 1 1 0
Ticon small.png Terran 1 0 1
Picon small.png Protoss 1 2 2

Medals won per Player[edit]

Gold[edit]

Gold.png    South Korea Ticon small.png Mvp  -  South Korea Picon small.png PartinG  -  South Korea Zicon small.png Soulkey

Silver[edit]

Silver.png    China Zicon small.png XiGua  -  France Picon small.png Adelscott  -  South Korea Picon small.png Sora

Bronze[edit]

Bronze.png    Ukraine Ticon small.png Kas  -  China Picon small.png MacSed  -  South Korea Picon small.png PartinG

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