World Cyber Games 2008

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World Cyber Games 2008
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League Information
Organizer: World Cyber Games Inc.
Event Type: 4v4
Game: Halo 3 logo.png
Format: Single-Elimination
Prize pool: $70,000
Start Date: 2008-11-05
End Date: 2008-11-09
Results
Winner: Logo std2.png EndResult
Second: Logo std2.png SSK
Third: Logo std2.png MoB Deep
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Overview

The World Cyber Games 2008 was held in the Cologne, Germany from November 5-9, 2008. Halo 3 was featured at the event.

Other games at the event include:

  • Counter-Strike
  • StarCraft: Brood War
  • Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne
  • FIFA 08
  • Need for Speed: ProStreet
  • Command and Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath
  • Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties
  • Red Stone
  • Carom3D
  • Project Gotham Racing 4
  • Guitar Hero III
  • Virtua Fighter 5
  • Asphalt 4

Format

  • 4v4
  • Round Robin Group Play[1]
  • Single-Elimination, best of 3 series[2]
  • 3rd/4th Place Deciding Match

Participants

Participants of the event are selected by qualifiers hosted by their respective countries.

Country Players
USA United States LegendMimicNaiScrubTwista
Canada Canada DarkScorpionLowkinMadMaxYungCity
France France AeteRAzAfolKlRazoRRipper

Results

A total of $70,000 USD in prize money was awarded, plus additional prizes from Samsung.[3]

Place Prize Team
Gold.png 1st $40,000 Canada EndResult
Silver.png 2nd $20,000 France SSK
Bronze.png 3rd $10,000 USA MoB Deep

Group Stage

Group A

Group A
1. France SSK 3-0
2. Italy inFerno eSports 2-1
3. Republic of Ireland ThreeDIreland 1-2
4. Brazil HBR 0-3

Group B

Group B
1. USA MoB Deep 3-0
2. Germany n!Faculty 2-1
3. Portugal ignition.Portugal 1-2
4. Taiwan TWGG 0-3

Group C

Group C
1. Australia ENCORE.BBR 3-0
2. Colombia ColNn 2-1
3. Singapore Overrated 1-2
4. South Korea getfree 0-3

Group D

Group D
1. Canada EndResult 3-0
2. Netherlands LowLandLions 3-0
3. United Kingdom vVv.dignitas 1-2
4. Mexico Team_nBK 1-3
5. New Zealand TSW.Flowen 0-3

Playoff Bracket

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
  Fr.png SSK 2
  Nl.png LowLandLions 0
  Fr.png SSK 2
  Au.png ENCORE.BBR 1
  Au.png ENCORE.BBR 2
  De.png n!Faculty 1
  Fr.png SSK 0
  Ca.png EndResult 2
  USA.png MoB Deep 2
  Co.png ColNn 0 3rd place match
  USA.png MoB Deep 0
  Au.png ENCORE.BBR 0
  Ca.png EndResult 2
  Ca.png EndResult 2   Us.png MoB Deep 2
  It.png inFerno eSports 0

External Content

VODs

Interviews

Articles

Other Coverage

External Links

References

  1. https://web.archive.org/web/20120301223545/http://www.wcg.com/6th/tournament/2008/tm_match_full_2008.asp?sort=G080416109
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20120118223417/http://www.wcg.com/6th/tournament/2008/tm_match_single_2008.asp?sort=G080416109
  3. Cn.png http://wcg.pcgames.com.cn/news/0811/1263616.html