World Cyber Games 2012

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World Cyber Games 2012
WCG2012Logo.jpg
League Information
Organizer: World Cyber Games, Inc.
Sponsor: Samsung Electronics

Buynow
Samsung Monitor
Seagate
Nvidia
Neowiz Games
Nexon
QQ Speed
Wargaming
DXRacer

Korean Air
Game Version: Wings of Liberty Patch 1.5.3
Server: South Korea
Event Type: Offline
Location: China China
Format: Group Stage, single-elimination bracket
Prize pool: $40,000
Start Date: 2012-11-29
End Date: 2012-12-02
Winners
Gold.png South Korea Picon small.png PartinG
Silver.png France Picon small.png Adelscott
Bronze.png China Picon small.png MacSed
Player Breakdown
Number of Players: 24
Picon small.png 11   Ticon small.png 6   Zicon small.png 7   
Maps
Daybreak • Ohana • Cloud Kingdom • Entombed Valley • Antiga Shipyard
Chronology
 WCG 2011 WCG 2011WCG 2013 WCG 2013 

Overview[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

A total of $40,000 is spread amongst the player pool as shown below. [1]

Place Prize (USD) ID Team
Gold.png 1st $25,000 South Korea Picon small.png PartinG Startalelogo std.png StarTale
Silver.png 2nd $10,000 France Picon small.png Adelscott Milllogo std.png Millenium
Bronze.png 3rd $5,000 China Picon small.png MacSed IGlogo std.png Invictus Gaming
  • All prizes will be paid after 22% tax has been deducted. (Korean government tax rate on cash prizes)
  • WCG will pay all handling fees occurred by the sending bank. However, any handling fees occurred by the receiving bank will not be covered by WCG.

Format[edit]

Group Stage
  • Bo1 round-robin procedure.
  • Top 2 players in groups advance.
  • Ties are decided by head-to-head scores with extra tiebreaker games in the case of a 3-way tie.
Playoffs
  • 8-player single-elimination bracket seeded based on performance in groups.
  • All rounds in playoffs are Bo3.

Qualifications[edit]

Most countries will have a StarCraft II qualifier. For more Information, see qualifiers.

Qualified Players[edit]

Protoss Protoss (11) Terran Terran (6) Zerg Zerg (7)
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South Korea YongHwa
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South Korea MarineKing
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Germany DarKFoRcE(1)
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South Korea PartinG
Virtuslogo std.png
Russia Turuk(2)
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Canada FireZerg
Milllogo std.png
France Adelscott
Complexitylogo std.png
USA qxc
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Poland ParanOid(3)
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Argentina Capoch
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Italy StarEagle
Dignitaslogo std.png
Chile KiLLeR
IGlogo std.png
China XluoS
IMlogo std.png
Peru Fenix
Monomaniaclogo std.png
Canada Hendralisk
IGlogo std.png
China MacSed
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Mexico Maker
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Mexico JimRising
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China Jim
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Belarus LoWeLy
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Ukraine fraer
Canada CombatEX(4)
Malaysia Cobo
Ecuador mOJON

(1) DarKFoRcE is not able to attend due to visa issues.[2]
(2) Turuk replaced Happy, who decided to pull out of the tournament.[3]
(3) ParanOid replaced Nerchio, who chose to go to IPL5 instead.[4]
(4) AlexCMoi could not attend due to personal reasons and was replaced by CombatEX, the runner up of his qualifier.[5]

Group Stage[edit]

Groups were set via an official Group Drawing on November 10, 2012. [6]

[edit]

Group A
1. China Picon small.png MacSed 4-0
2. Belarus Zicon small.png LoWeLy 4-2
3. South Korea Picon small.png YongHwa 3-3
4. Canada Zicon small.png FireZerg 2-4
5. Ecuador Picon small.png mOJON 0-4
6. Germany Zicon small.png DarKFoRcE 0-0

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Group B
1. Peru Ticon small.png Fenix 4-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png PartinG 4-1
3. China Picon small.png XluoS 3-2
4. Italy Ticon small.png StarEagle 1-2
5. Malaysia Picon small.png Cobo 0-3
6. Mexico Ticon small.png Maker 2-3

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Group C
1. Canada Picon small.png CombatEX 4-1
2. France Picon small.png Adelscott 4-1
3. Ukraine Picon small.png fraer 3-2
4. Poland Zicon small.png ParanOid 3-2
5. Chile Zicon small.png KiLLeR 0-4
6. Mexico Zicon small.png JimRising 0-4

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Group D
1. South Korea Ticon small.png MarineKing 4-1
2. China Picon small.png Jim 3-2
3. USA Ticon small.png qxc 3-2
4. Russia Ticon small.png Turuk 2-3
5. Canada Zicon small.png Hendralisk 2-3
6. Argentina Picon small.png Capoch 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
 China MacSed
2
MacSed Picon small.png
Picon small.png Jim
 China Jim
0
 Canada CombatEX
1
CombatEX Picon small.png
Picon small.png PartinG
 South Korea PartinG
2
 Peru Fenix
0
Fenix Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Adelscott
 France Adelscott
2
 South Korea MarineKing
0
MarineKing Ticon small.png
Zicon small.png LoWeLy
 Belarus LoWeLy
2
Semifinals
 China MacSed
1
MacSed Picon small.png
Picon small.png PartinG
 South Korea PartinG
2
 France Adelscott
2
Adelscott Picon small.png
Zicon small.png LoWeLy
 Belarus LoWeLy
1
Finals
 South Korea PartinG
2
PartinG Picon small.png
Picon small.png Adelscott
 France Adelscott
0
3rd Place Match
 China MacSed
2
MacSed Picon small.png
Zicon small.png LoWeLy
 Belarus LoWeLy
0

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Group Stage
1167
Ro8
521
Semifinals
31
Finals
2
Winner
1

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "WCG Grand Final Prizes". World Cyber Games, Inc.. 2012-11-13.
  2. About my WCG (non)-participation teamliquid.net. 2012-11-26.
  3. Empire.Happy pulls out of WCG TeamLiquid.net, October 25th 2012
  4. Nerchio is not going to WCG Esplanet.net, October 27th 2012
  5. CombatEX replaces AlexCMoi Wcgcanada.net, November 13th 2012
  6. "WCG Group Drawing". World Cyber Games, Inc.. 2012-11-13.
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