Official info from GOM: HERE and HERE
GOM TV is hosting a world tournament which will feature fierce battles between SC2 gamers from 4 divisions (Europe, America, Asia, Korea).
* Tournament Date: March 28th~April 9th
8 Korean players are top of GSL based on points from regular seasons.
Jinro invited due to his GSL standing (top 3), Morrow and Moonglade for their tournaments showing (IEM).
Link to wiki page about QUALIFIERS[/b]
Shakuras Plateau, Scrap Station, Metalopolis, Xel'Naga Caverns, Terminus, Tal'Darim Altar, Crossfire SE, Crevasse
* World Team League(Friendly Match/Event)
- 8 Korean All Stars vs 8 World All Stars
- Korean coach - Slayers_Cella
- World coach - Artosis
- A player is able to achieve consecutive wins against the other team until he is defeated.
- First team to achieve 8 victories wins
March 28th : will end when either team achieves 4 wins.
March 29th : Rest of the matches will be played.
!!!Live report thread for day 1 of Korea vs World Showmatch - HERE!!!
!!!Live report thread for day 2 of Korea vs World Showmatch - HERE!!!
* World Championship : Ro16 single tournament and players will be placed through drawings. Ro16 Bo3, Ro8/Semi Finals Bo5, Finals Bo7.
Brackets For 2011 LG Cinema 3D GSL World Championships
+ Show Spoiler +
Prize Pool: 1st Place: 30,000,000 KRW, 2nd Place: 15,000,000 KRW, 3rd and 4th Place: 10,000,000 KRW
Some additional info:
1st: 30,000,000 Won (~27,000 dollars)
2nd: 15,000,000 Won (~13,500 dollars)
3rd-4th: 10,000,000 Won (~9,000 dollars)
5th-8th: 5,000,000 Won (~4,500 dollars)
8th-16th: 3,000,000 Won (~2,700 dollars)
Total: 112,000,000 won (100,000 dollars)
Team tournament will be a show-match. So no price for winners. Just eternal glory (well at least till next World Championship)
HQ STREAM AND VODS ARE FREE FOR THIS EVENT
Players started to arrive at Korea.