DATENOV 5~9, 2008
COUNTRYGERMANY
PLAYERS800
COUNTRIES78
GAME TITLES14
PRIZE MONEY470,000 USD
WCG 2008 Cologne was held in Koelnmesse, Germany, with 800 players from 78 countries competed for gold medals in 14 official events, the largest ever. ""Red Stone"", ""Guitar Hero"" and ""Virtua Fighter"" have been added as console events, and the racing game ""Asphalt"" has been adopted as the first mobile game ever.

Manuel Schenkhuizen of the Netherlands won the Warcraft, Wouter van Someren took the second gold medal in the project Gotham Racing, became the Hall of Famer, South Korea achieved their 4th WCG championship title with 3 golds in StarCraft, Carom3D and Red Stone.

Winners

  • 1
    SOUTH KOREA
    G3 S3 B1
  • 2
    NETHERLANDS
    G2 S0 B1
  • 3
    USA
    G1 S1 B3

Results : Official Games

GAMES
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Counter-Strike 1.6 PC Mobile Console
G

<mTw.AMD>

Alexander HoldtDEN   ave

Muhamed EidDEN   mJe

Christoffer SundeDEN   Sunde

Jonas SvendsenDEN   whiMp

Danny SørensenDEN   zonic

S

<SK Gaming>

Jimmy AllenSWE   allen

Robert DahlströmSWE   RobbaN

Kristoffer NordlundSWE   Tentpole

Dennis WallenbergSWE   walle

Marcus SundströmSWE   zet

B

<eSTRO>

Su Young JungKOR   ari

Sung Jae LeeKOR   bail

Park Jin HeeKOR   hee

Kang Kun ChulKOR   Solo

Sun Ho PyunKOR   Termi

FIFA 08 PC Mobile Console
G

Marius CraciunROU   BeBe

S

Pedro CaiadoPOR   LastNight

B

Juan Franisco SotulloARG   Patan

StarCraft: Brood War PC Mobile Console
G

Chan Soo ParkKOR   Luxury

S

Byung Goo SongKOR   Stork

B

Eugin OparyshevUKR   Strelok

Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne PC Mobile Console
G

Manuel SchenkhuizenNED   Grubby

S

Jae Ho JangKOR   Moon

B

Dmitry KostinRUS   Happy

Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties PC Mobile Console
G

Ryan ManclUSA   h2o

S

Byung Geon KangKOR   iamgrunt

B

Max LaubGER   TheDemon

Need for Speed: Carbon PC Mobile Console
G

Nikolay FrontovRUS   MrRASER

S

Valery Nikolaev RUS   ProStreet

B

Steffan AmendeNED   Steffan

Command & Conquer 3: Kane's Wrath PC Mobile Console
G

Pascal PfefferleGER   Dackel

S

Benjamin SchützGER   Heckenheinrich

B

David LathropUSA   Khufu

Carom3D PC Mobile Console
G

Myeong Jin GuKOR   KEnSin

S

Iliyan KiryakovBUL   InmORtall

B

Paulo CorgosinhoBRA   Guigo123

Red Stone PC Mobile Console
G

<Comeonbaby>

Ki Pyo KangKOR   Ki Pyo Kang

Seung Ryul KimKOR   Seung Ryul Kim

S

<HappysweetsB>

Shouta UedaJPN   Shouta Ueda

Tomohiro TakamiJPN   Tomohiro Takami

B

<HappysweetsA>

Hiroto WatanabeJPN   Hiroto Watanabe

Kuniaki KitagawaJPN   Kuniaki Kitagawa

Halo 3 PC Mobile Console
G

<EndResult>

Kevin Thomas GarciaCAN   DarkScorpion

Christopher KerlukeCAN   Lowkin

Jeremy VuivuiCAN   MadMax

Mark JamesCAN   YungCity

S

<SSK>

Maxime RollanFRA   AeteR

Nicolas TaboureauFRA   AzAfolK

Steven CastaldiFRA   lRazoR

Quinzain GregoryFRA   Ripper

B

<Mob_Deep>

Jordan BlackburnUSA   LegendJRG

Leland JonesUSA   Mimic

Ian SchultUSA   Nai

Joey YamcharernUSA   ScrubTwista

Guitar Hero 3 PC Mobile Console
G

George BoothbyGBR   Monkey

S

Lorenzo CastelliITA   Lo7_

B

Gustav NormanSWE   Gugge2000

Project Gotham Racing 4 PC Mobile Console
G

Wouter van SomerenNED   Handewasser

S

Ben MorrisGBR   Live

B

Stefan KoenigsmarkAUT   SteVeK

Virtua Fighter 5 PC Mobile Console
G

Hiromiki KumadaJPN   Itabashi Zangief

S

Danny KooSGP   Danny13

B

Adnan RanaUSA   adanYUKI

Asphalt 4 PC Mobile Console
G

Jared BeinsSGP   Slyfoxlover

S

Steven AndersonUSA   Bluewolf

B

Andreas RodeGER   neogetix

RecordS

  • First ever Red Stone Champion:South Korea <Comeonbaby>
  • First ever Guitar Hero Champion:George Boothby (Great Britain, Monkey)
  • First ever Virtua Fighter Champion:Hiromiki Kumada (Japan, Itabashi Zangief)
  • First ever Asphalt Champion:Jared Beins (Singapore, Slyfoxlover)
  • First ever Project Gotham Racing champion for two consecutive years:Wouter van Someren (2007~2008, Netherlands, Handewasser)
  • Hall of Famer Manuel Schenkhuizen (WarCraft 3, 2004/2007, Netherlands, Grubby)
    Wouter van Someren (Project Gotham Racing, 2007~2008, Netherlands, Handewasser)

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