World Cyber Games 2012

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World Cyber Games 2012
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
South Korea Protoss PartinG
France Protoss Adelscott
China Protoss MacSed
Player Breakdown
Number of Players: 24
Protoss 11   Terran 6   Zerg 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
1st $25,000 South Korea Protoss PartinG StarTale StarTale
2nd $10,000 France Protoss Adelscott Millenium Millenium
3rd $5,000 China Protoss MacSed Invictus Gaming 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)
Incredible Miracle
South Korea YongHwa
Prime
South Korea MarineKing
Team ALTERNATE
Germany DarKFoRcE(1)
StarTale
South Korea PartinG
Virtus.pro
Russia Turuk(2)
CompLexity Gaming
Canada FireZerg
Millenium
France Adelscott
CompLexity Gaming
USA qxc
Team Acer
Poland ParanOid(3)
Isurus Gaming
Argentina Capoch
Team Redbyte Italia
Italy StarEagle
Team Dignitas
Chile KiLLeR
Invictus Gaming
China XluoS
Incredible Miracle
Peru Fenix
Monomaniac eSports
Canada Hendralisk
Invictus Gaming
China MacSed
FXOpen e-Sports
Mexico Maker
FXOpen e-Sports
Mexico JimRising
TyLoo
China Jim
FXOpen e-Sports
Belarus LoWeLy
RoX
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 Protoss MacSed 4-0
2. Belarus Zerg LoWeLy 4-2
3. South Korea Protoss YongHwa 3-3
4. Canada Zerg FireZerg 2-4
5. Ecuador Protoss mOJON 0-4
6. Germany Zerg DarKFoRcE 0-0

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

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Group C
1. Canada Protoss CombatEX 4-1
2. France Protoss Adelscott 4-1
3. Ukraine Protoss fraer 3-2
4. Poland Zerg ParanOid 3-2
5. Chile Zerg KiLLeR 0-4
6. Mexico Zerg JimRising 0-4

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Group D
1. South Korea Terran MarineKing 4-1
2. China Protoss Jim 3-2
3. USA Terran qxc 3-2
4. Russia Terran Turuk 2-3
5. Canada Zerg Hendralisk 2-3
6. Argentina Protoss Capoch 1-4

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
 China MacSed
2
MacSed Protoss
Protoss Jim
 China Jim
0
 Canada CombatEX
1
CombatEX Protoss
Protoss PartinG
 South Korea PartinG
2
 Peru Fenix
0
Fenix Terran
Protoss Adelscott
 France Adelscott
2
 South Korea MarineKing
0
MarineKing Terran
Zerg LoWeLy
 Belarus LoWeLy
2
Semifinals
 China MacSed
1
MacSed Protoss
Protoss PartinG
 South Korea PartinG
2
 France Adelscott
2
Adelscott Protoss
Zerg LoWeLy
 Belarus LoWeLy
1
Finals
 South Korea PartinG
2
PartinG Protoss
Protoss Adelscott
 France Adelscott
0
3rd Place Match
 China MacSed
2
MacSed Protoss
Zerg 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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