Kung Fu Cup 2016 Season 2 is here!
As always, Kung Fu Cup 2016 Season 2 is a 16-man online tournament, featuring players from all over the world with invites and open qualifiers.
Neeb, iaguz, MaSa, puCK
, Stork, Hydra, Polt, TRUE
TooDming, iAsonu, Time, Cyan
From Chinese Qualifier:
Format & Prize pool
Kung Fu Cup 2016 Season 2 will use the same unique prize pool system in which every match is a duel and money is on the line. The total prize pool is 150,000 CNY. All prize money distribution listed below is pre-tax unless otherwise noted.
GSL style groups, best of 3.
Prize money for every group stage match: 3000 CNY ($450), winner takes all if won 2-0, otherwise it is a 2/1 split;
Double elimination, best of 5 till grand finals which is a single best of 7.
Prize money for round 1 and winner's bracket: 5,000 CNY($760), winner takes all if won 3-0, 4/1 split for 3-1, 3/2 split for 3-2;
Prize money for losers bracket: 2,500 CNY($380), winner takes all if won 3-0, 4/1 split for 3-1, 3/2 split for 3-2;
Prize money for grand finals: 28,000 CNY($4256), winner takes all if won 4-0, 6/1 split for 4-1, 5/2 split for 4-2, 4/3 split for 4-3, 1st place winner takes an additional 12,000 CNY ($1824).
In addition, Kung Fu Cup 2016 Season 2 is a The OSC League partnership tournament, featuring OSC points award and bounties.
OSC Points Distribution
1st: 500 OSC points
2nd: 350 OSC points
3rd: 250 OSC points
4th: 200 OSC points
5/6th: 125 OSC points
7/8th: 80 OSC points
9-12th: 50 OSC points
13-16th: 25 OSC points
September 20th - 21st: Chinese Qualifier #1
September 20nd - 23rd: Chinese Qualifier #2
October 11th: Group A
October 12th: Group B
October 13th: Group C
October 14th: Group D
October 17th - 18th: Playoffs round 1
October 19th: Winner's round 1
October 20th: Loser's round 1
October 21st: Loser's round 2
October 22nd: Winner's finals & loser's round 3
October 23rd: Loser's finals & grand finals
Broadcast time is 8pm KST/1pm CET/7am ET. All schedule are subject to change due to unforeseen tournament conflicts and other reasons. I'll eat a hat if there is no date change in the end.
International streams are welcomed.