Golden Championship Series 2017 Winter Season - Asian Qualifier 1

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[e][h]GCS 2017 Winter - Asian Qualifier #1
League Information
Series:
Organizer:
NetEase
Game Version:
Server:
NetEase
Type:
Online
Location:
China Shanghai
Format:
Double elimination
Prize pool:
CN¥ 4,000 (≃ $ 617.40)
Start Date:
August 31,2017
End Date:
September 10,2017
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
China  Fly100%
China  Life
South Korea  FoCuS
China  TH000
Player Breakdown
Number of Players:
16
4
2
1
9
Maps
Chronology

First opportunity for asian players to compete at GCS 2017 Winter : the second part of the most important indivudual tournament in 2017 with one the biggest prize pool.

Players have to reach a final (winner or looser bracket) to qualify.

Dates[edit]

  • Preliminary rounds (48 into 6) :
    • group A, B & C : august 31st & september 1st,
    • group C, D & E : september 2nd & 3rd,
  • groupstage (16 into 8) :
    • group A & B : september 7th,
    • group C & D : september 8th,
  • playoffs :
    • 8 into 4 : september 9th.
    • Finals : september 10th[1].

Format[edit]

Preliminary rounds[edit]

Top 48 players (from NetEase ladder) qualify for the preliminary rounds[2] :

  • players are divided into 6 groups of 8 players each,
  • the groups are played as double elimination,
  • all matches are best-of-three,
  • the winner qualifies for the groupstage.

Groupstage[edit]

The 6 winners face rank 5-16 from GCS Summer 2017[3] :

  • 16 players are divided into 4 groups of 4 players each,
  • the groups are played as double elimination,
  • all matches are best-of-three,
  • top 2 qualify for the playoffs.

Playoffs[edit]

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

  • earlier rounds are best-of-three,
  • Grand Final is a best-of-five,
  • semi-final losers are crossed into losers' round 2.

Conclusion[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

CN¥ 4,000 (≃ $ 617.40) are divided among participants as follows[1] :

according to xe.com conversion rate on 2017-09-10 (CN¥ 1 ≃ $ 0.15435).

Participants[edit]

Human Human (4) Orc Orc (2) Undead Undead (1) Night Elf Night Elf (9)
Invited due to GCS Summer
China Romantic China Fly100% China WFZ China Zhou_Xixi
China TH000 South Korea FoCuS China Life
China Colorful
South Korea Moon
South Korea ReMinD
Qualified
South Korea Chaemiko China EleGaNt
China Yumiko China Sini
South Korea LawLiet
South Korea Check

Broadcasting[edit]

EngSpeaking Back2Warcraft

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

EngSpeaking Hi2Chaco

Results[edit]

Groupstage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Semifinals
 China Romantic
1
Romantic 
 Check
September 7, 2017 19:00 CST
 South Korea Check
2
 China Colorful
1
Colorful 
 FoCuS
September 7, 2017 19:00 CST
 South Korea FoCuS
2
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Check
2
Check 
 Focus
September 7, 2017 20:30 CST
 South Korea Focus
0
Losers' Round 1
 China Romantic
2
Romantic 
 Colorful
September 7, 2017 20:30 CST
 China Colorful
0
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Focus
2
Focus 
 Romantic
September 7, 2017 22:00 CST
 China Romantic
1
Qualified for Playoffs
 South Korea Check
 South Korea Focus

Group B[edit]

Semifinals
 China TH000
2
TH000 
 EleGaNt
September 7, 2017 19:00 CST
 China EleGaNt
0
 China WFZ
2
WFZ 
 ReMinD
September 7, 2017 19:00 CST
 South Korea ReMinD
1
Winners' Finals
 China TH000
1
TH000 
 WFZ
September 7, 2017 20:30 CST
 China WFZ
2
Losers' Round 1
 China EleGaNt
0
EleGaNt 
 Remind
September 7, 2017 20:30 CST
 South Korea Remind
2
Losers' Finals
 China TH000
2
TH000 
 Remind
September 7, 2017 22:00 CST
 South Korea Remind
0
Qualified for Playoffs
 China WFZ
 China TH000

Group C[edit]

Semifinals
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
Zhou_Xixi 
 Chaemiko
September 8, 2017 19:00 CST
 South Korea Chaemiko
2
 China Fly100%
0
Fly100% 
 LawLiet
September 8, 2017 19:00 CST
 South Korea LawLiet
2
Winners' Finals
 South Korea Chaemiko
1
Chaemiko 
 LawLiet
September 8, 2017 20:30 CST
 South Korea LawLiet
2
Losers' Round 1
 China Zhou_Xixi
0
Zhou_Xixi 
 Fly100%
September 8, 2017 20:30 CST
 China Fly100%
2
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Chaemiko
1
Chaemiko 
 Fly100%
September 8, 2017 22:00 CST
 China Fly100%
2
Qualified for Playoffs
 South Korea LawLiet
 China Fly100%

Group D[edit]

Semifinals
 China Life
2
Life 
 Yumiko
September 8, 2017 19:00 CST
 China Yumiko
0
 South Korea Moon
2
Moon 
 Sini
September 8, 2017 19:00 CST
 China Sini
0
Winners' Finals
 China Life
2
Life 
 Moon
September 8, 2017 20:30 CST
 South Korea Moon
1
Losers' Round 1
 China Yumiko
2
Yumiko 
 Sini
September 8, 2017 20:30 CST
 China Sini
0
Losers' Finals
 South Korea Moon
2
Moon 
 Yumiko
September 8, 2017 22:00 CST
 China Yumiko
0
Qualified for Playoffs
 China Life
 South Korea Moon

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinal
 China Fly100%
2
Fly100% 
 Check
September 09, 2017 19:00 CST
 South Korea Check
1
 China WFZ
1
WFZ 
 Moon
September 09, 2017 19:00 CST
 South Korea Moon
2
 South Korea FoCuS
1
FoCuS 
 Life
September 09, 2017 19:00 CST
 China Life
2
 China TH000
2
TH000 
 LawLiet
September 09, 2017 19:00 CST
 South Korea LawLiet
0
Semifinals
 China Fly100%
2
Fly100% 
 Moon
September 09, 2017 20:30 CST
 South Korea Moon
1
 China Life
2
Life 
 TH000
September 09, 2017 20:30 CST
 China TH000
0
Winners' Finals
 China Fly100%
2
Fly100% 
 Life
 China Life
1
Losers' Round 1
 South Korea Check
1
Check 
 WFZ
September 09, 2017 20:30 CST
 China WFZ
2
 South Korea FoCuS
2
FoCuS 
 LawLiet
September 09, 2017 20:30 CST
 South Korea LawLiet
0
Losers' Round 2
 China TH000
2
 China WFZ
1
 South Korea Moon
0
Moon 
 FoCuS
 South Korea FoCuS
2
Losers' Round 3
 China TH000
0
TH000 
 FoCuS
 South Korea FoCuS
2
Losers' Finals
 China Life
2
 South Korea FoCuS
1
Grand Finals
 China Fly100%
3
 China Life
2

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