Champions 2012 Summer
|Azubu The Champions Summer 2012|
|Prize Pool||₩ 150,000,000|
|Location & Dates|
|Social Media & Links|
- 1 Overview
- 2 Participants
- 3 Results
- 4 Match List
- 5 View Games
- 6 Regional Distribution
- 7 Additional Content
- 8 See Also
- 9 External Links
- 10 References
The Champions took place in Seoul, South Korea starting in July 2012 and ending in September 2012. This was OnGameNet's second major tournament after The Champions Spring 2012. The tournament was aired on OnGameNet's Korean channel as well as an online English stream. The Champions Summer, along with The Champions Spring, NLB Spring 2012, and NLB Summer 2012, awarded Circuit Points to determine two Korean teams to participate in Season 2 World Championship.  The main English casters for this event were Torch, Moletrap, and Groople, with guestcasting from Scarra, Doublelift and HotshotGG.
- Eight teams seeded and eight teams qualifying
- Top four teams from The Champions Spring 2012 along with four invited North American, European, and Chinese teams.
- Round of 16 Group Stage is four groups of four.
- Each match is Best of One - After Round Robin, Top Two teams from each group advance.
- If there is a three-way tie, the tiebreakers (three teams playing each other) will be played immediately on Friday.
- If tie is still not broken after the tiebreakers, (Kill - Death) / Game Time score will determine order of play for second tiebreakers.
- In 2-1 tie, two highest score teams will play with winner advancing as first place and loser will play the lowest score team to determine the second place.
- In 1-2 tie, two lowest score teams will play with winner playing the highest score team to determine the second place.
- The remaining eight teams are put into an elimination bracket.
- The quarterfinals and the Third-Fourth place match are Best of Three, while the Semifinals and Finals are Best of Five.
- In all Best of Threes and Best of Fives, the final game is Blind Pick while other games are Draft Pick.
₩ 146,500,000 South Korean Won are spread among the teams as seen below:
|Place||Prize||Prize (%)||Circuit Points||Team|
Converted prizes calculated with values provided by http://www.xe.com on September 8, 2012, as follows:
- ₩ 1 South Korean Won = $ 0.00088 US Dollars
- ₩ 1 South Korean Won = € 0.00069 Euros
Azubu Blaze, Azubu Frost, and Xenics Storm are seeded directly into Round of 16 due to top four finishes in OGN The Champions Spring 2012. Counter Logic Gaming EU, Dignitas, Team WE, and Natus Vincere are seeded directly into Round of Sixteen via international invites.
- 1 Incredible Miracle recieved Team OP's seed spot due to acquiring three of the players that were previously on Team OP's roster
Round of 16 Group Stage
|Wed 4 Jul - Fri 6 JulWed 4 Jul - Fri 6 JulWed 4 Jul - Fri 6 Jul2012,7,04,09,00 - 2012,7,06,11,00|
|Wed 11 Jul - Fri 13 JulWed 11 Jul - Fri 13 JulWed 11 Jul - Fri 13 Jul2012,7,11,09,00 - 2012,7,13,11,00|
|Wed 18 Jul - Fri 20 JulWed 18 Jul - Fri 20 JulWed 18 Jul - Fri 20 Jul2012,7,18,09,00 - 2012,7,20,11,00|
|Wed 25 Jul - Fri 27 JulWed 25 Jul - Fri 27 JulWed 25 Jul - Fri 27 Jul2012,7,25,09,00 - 2012,7,27,10,00|
|CLG EU||1||0||2012,7,25,10,0003:0012:0019:00||CLG Prime|
|MVP Blue||0||1||2012,7,25,11,0004:0013:0020:00||CLG EU|
|MVP Blue||0||1||2012,7,27,10,0003:0012:0019:00||CLG Prime|
|Wed 1 Aug - Fri 10 AugWed 1 Aug - Fri 10 AugWed 1 Aug - Fri 10 Aug2012,8,01,09,00 - 2012,8,10,09,00|
|Wed 15 Aug - Fri 17 AugWed 15 Aug - Fri 17 AugWed 15 Aug - Fri 17 Aug2012,8,15,09,00 - 2012,8,17,09,00|
|NJ SWD||1||3||2012,8,17,09,0002:0011:0018:00||CLG EU|
|Fri 31 AugFri 31 AugFri 31 Aug2012,8,31,09,00 - 2012,8,31,09,00|
|Fri 31 AugFri 31 AugFri 31 Aug2012,8,31,13,00 - 2012,8,31,13,00|
|Sat 8 SepSat 8 SepSat 8 Sep2012,9,08,09,00 - 2012,9,08,09,00|
- Country of Birth
- Players who played at least one game are listed here.
Round of 16
- Group B
- Group C
- Group D
Round of Eight
- NaJin Sword Post-Game
- NaJin Sword Quarterfinal Interview
- CLG.EU Post-Game
- Azubu Blaze Post-Game
- Azubu Blaze Quarterfinal Interview
- Azubu Blaze MLG Interview
- Azubu Frost Post-Game
- Qualifier Groups A-D Top 5 Plays
- Qualifier Groups E-H Top 5 Plays
- ProPlay Coverage (Russian)
- PlayMakers: Round of Sixteen Group A Top 5 Plays
- PlayMakers: Round of 16 Group A
- PlayMakers: Round of 16 Group B
- PlayMakers: Round of 16 Group C
- PlayMakers: Round of 16 Group D
- PlayMakers: Round of 8 Groups A & B
- PlayMakers: Round of 8 Groups C & D
- PlayMakers: Semi-Final of Azubu LTC 2012 Group A
- PlayMakers: Semi-Final of Azubu LTC 2012 Group B
- in2LOL Finals Recap
- The Champions Summer Teaser Title
- The Champions Summer 2012 FINAL PROMO
- The Champions 2012 Summer Final Field Sketch