Golden Championship Series 2017 Summer Season

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[e][h]GCS 2017 Summer - Grand Finals
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
NetEase
Game Version:
Server:
NetEase
Type:
Offline
Location:
China Shanghai
Format:
Double elimination
Prize pool:
CN¥ 114,000
(≃ $ 17,113.68)
Start Date:
August 16,2017
End Date:
August 22,2017
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
China  120
China  Infi
Ukraine  Foggy
China  Romantic
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
4
3
2
7
Maps
Chronology

The Golden Championship Series Summer 2017 is the first part of the most important indivudual tournament in 2017. With one the biggest prize pool of the year and the obligation to earn his place via a qualifier tournament, this is the most prestigious event.

It is organized by Blizzard Entertainment's Chinese partner : NetEase, played at Shanghai, offline. From 16th to 22th august, the very best players of the world fight in a double elimination system. At the end, the chinese player 120 won, beating his countryman Infi.

Format and dates[edit]

Qualifiers[edit]

Groupstage (16 into 8)[edit]

16 players are divided into four groups of four players each[1] :

  • GSL-style double elimination groupstage,
  • top two qualify for the playoffs,
  • all matches are best-of-three.
  • Dates :
    • group A : august 16th,
    • group B : august 17th,
    • group C : august 18th,
    • group D : august 19th.

Playoffs[edit]

Playoffs consist in a double elimination bracket within winners of the 4 groups face the runner-ups[1] :

  • earlier rounds are best-of-three,
  • Grand Final is a best-of-five,
  • semi-final losers are crossed into losers' round 2.
  • Dates :
    • 8 into 4 : august 20th & 21st.
    • Finals : august 22nd.

Map pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

Main event[edit]

CN¥ 114,000 (≃ $ 17,113.68) are divided among participants as follows[1] :

according to xe.com conversion rate on 2017-08-22. (CN¥ 1 ≃ USD 0.15012)

Whole tournament[edit]

The entire prize pool tournament is CN¥ 126,000 (≃ $ 18,869.73) whose :

  • CN¥ 114,000 (≃ $ 17,113.68) from the main event.
  • CN¥ 12,000 (≃ $ 1,756.05) from asian qualifiers.

Participants[edit]

Human Human (4) Orc Orc (3) Undead Undead (2) Night Elf Night Elf (7)
Qualified via Asian Qualifier #1
China Fly100% China 120
China WFZ
Qualified via Asian Qualifier #2
China TH000 South Korea Moon
South Korea ReMinD
Qualified via Asian Qualifier #3
China Infi South Korea FoCuS China Colorful
Qualified via Asian Qualifier #4
China Romantic China Life
China Zhou_Xixi
Qualified via Western Qualifier #1
Ukraine Foggy
Serbia Rudan*
Qualified via Western Qualifier #2
Russia HawK Belarus OrcWorker
  • * Happy declined his invitation and is replaced by Rudan

Broadcasting[edit]

EngSpeaking Back2Warcraft

  • Germany  Neo (Jannes Tjarks)
  • Germany  remodemo (Remo Rimmel)

Russia WoLvInDaHouse

  • Ukraine  WoLv (Andrei Tokmakov)

Results[edit]

Groupstage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Semifinals
 China 120
2
120 
 OrcWorker
August 16, 2017 16:00 CST
 Belarus OrcWorker
0
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 Colorful
August 16, 2017 17:30 CST
 China Colorful
0
Winners' Finals
 China 120
0
120 
 Infi
August 16, 2017 19:00 CST
 China Infi
2
Losers' Round 1
 Belarus OrcWorker
0
OrcWorker 
 Colorful
August 16, 2017 20:30 CST
 China Colorful
2
Losers' Finals
 China 120
2
120 
 Colorful
August 16, 2017 22:00 CST
 China Colorful
0
Qualified for Playoffs
 China Infi
 China 120

Group B[edit]

Semifinals
 South Korea FoCuS
1
FoCuS 
 Foggy
August 17, 2017 16:00 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
 South Korea ReMinD
1
ReMinD 
 Romantic
August 17, 2017 17:30 CST
 China Romantic
2
Winners' Finals
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Foggy 
 Romantic
August 17, 2017 19:00 CST
 China Romantic
0
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea FoCuS
2
FoCuS 
 ReMinD
August 17, 2017 20:30 CST
 South Korea ReMinD
0
Losers' Finals
 China Romantic
2
Romantic 
 FoCuS
August 17, 2017 22:00 CST
 South Korea FoCuS
0
Qualified for Playoffs
 Ukraine Foggy
 China Romantic

Group C[edit]

Semifinals
 China Life
2
Life 
 HawK
August 18, 2017 16:00 CST
 Russia HawK
1
 China Fly100%
2
Fly100% 
 Moon
August 18, 2017 17:30 CST
 South Korea Moon
1
Winners' Finals
 China Life
2
Life 
 Fly100%
August 18, 2017 19:00 CST
 China Fly100%
0
Losers' Round 1
 Russia HawK
1
HawK 
 Moon
August 18, 2017 20:30 CST
 South Korea Moon
2
Losers' Finals
 China Fly100%
2
Fly100% 
 Moon
August 18, 2017 22:00 CST
 South Korea Moon
1
Qualified for Playoffs
 China Life
 China Fly100%

Group D[edit]

Semifinals
 China TH000
2
TH000 
 Rudan
August 19, 2017 16:00 CST
 Serbia Rudan
0
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
Zhou_Xixi 
 WFZ
August 19, 2017 17:30 CST
 China WFZ
2
Winners' Finals
 China TH000
2
TH000 
 WFZ
August 19, 2017 19:00 CST
 China WFZ
1
Losers' Round 1
 Serbia Rudan
1
Rudan 
 Zhou_Xixi
August 19, 2017 20:30 CST
 China Zhou_Xixi
2
Losers' Finals
 China WFZ
0
WFZ 
 Zhou_Xixi
August 19, 2017 22:00 CST
 China Zhou_Xixi
2
Qualified for Playoffs
 China TH000
 China Zhou_Xixi

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinal
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 Fly100%
August 20, 2017 15:00 CST
 China Fly100%
0
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Foggy 
 Zhou_Xixi
August 20, 2017 16:30 CST
 China Zhou_Xixi
1
 China Life
0
Life 
 120
August 20, 2017 18:00 CST
 China 120
2
 China TH000
0
TH000 
 Romantic
August 20, 2017 19:30 CST
 China Romantic
2
Semifinals
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 Foggy
August 21, 2017 18:00 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
1
 China 120
2
120 
 Romantic
August 21, 2017 19:30 CST
 China Romantic
0
Winners' Finals
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 120
August 22, 2017 18:00 CST
 China 120
1
Losers' Round 1
 China Fly100%
1
Fly100% 
 Zhou_Xixi
August 20, 2017 21:00 CST
 China Zhou_Xixi
2
 China Life
1
Life 
 TH000
August 20, 2017 22:30 CST
 China TH000
2
Losers' Round 2
 China Romantic
2
Romantic 
 Zhou_Xixi
August 21, 2017 22:30 CST
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Foggy 
 TH000
August 21, 2017 21:00 CST
 China TH000
1
Losers' Round 3
 China Romantic
1
Romantic 
 Foggy
August 22, 2017 19:30 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
2
Losers' Finals
 China 120
2
120 
 Foggy
August 22, 2017 21:00 CST
 Ukraine Foggy
0
Grand Finals
 China Infi
2
Infi 
 120
 China 120
3

Statistics[edit]

Maps[edit]

Human vs. Night Elf Night Elf vs. Orc Orc vs. Undead Undead vs. Human Orc vs. Human Night Elf vs. Undead Mirrors
Map # Σ Human Night Elf Human % Σ Night Elf Orc Night Elf % Σ Orc Undead Orc % Σ Undead Human Undead % Σ Orc Human Orc % Σ Night Elf Undead Night Elf % Human Night Elf Orc Undead
AmazoniaAmazonia    18 5 2 3 40.0% 3 2 1 66.7% 1 0 1 0.0% 4 3 1 75.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 2 0 2 0.0% - 2 - -
Ancient IslesAncient Isles    9 2 0 2 0.0% 2 1 1 50.0% 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% 2 1 1 50.0% - 1 - -
Echo IslesEcho Isles    15 3 2 1 66.7% 1 1 0 100.0% - - - - 4 2 2 50.0% 1 0 1 0.0% 4 1 3 25.0% - 2 - -
Last RefugeLast Refuge    10 7 4 3 57.1% - - - - - - - - 2 1 1 50.0% - - - - - - - - - 1 - -
Terenas StandTerenas Stand    10 6 4 2 66.7% 3 3 0 100.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% - - - -
Turtle RockTurtle Rock    11 1 1 0 100.0% 6 3 3 50.0% - - - - 2 0 2 0.0% 1 0 1 0.0% - - - - 1 - - -
Twisted MeadowsTwisted Meadows    13 5 3 2 60.0% 3 0 3 0.0% - - - - 3 1 2 33.3% - - - - 1 0 1 0.0% 1 - - -
Total Sum (Σ) 86 29 16 13 55.2% 18 10 8 55.6% 2 0 2 0.0% 15 7 8 46.7% 4 0 4 0.0% 10 2 8 20.0% 2 6 0 0

Distributions (race & region)[edit]

  Human OrcUndeadNight Elf
Round of 16
4327
Quarterfinals
3113
Last 4
211
Finals
11
Champion
1
  China KoreaEuropeOther
Round of 16
934
Quarterfinals
71
Last 4
31
Finals
2
Champion
1

External links[edit]

Official websites[edit]

VODs[edit]


Whole tournament :

References[edit]