All trademarks referenced herein are the properties of their respective owners. How do we grade questions? This rating decides which opponents a player will meet, and tries to quantify their skill level. WCS Spring: After having completed their placement matches, players start out with 0 points.
You can head here to check out the new maps and then launch StarCraft II to play a few games on each from the Custom Games list.
The function of points is to determine a player's rank within their division. For example, a player in Silver Tier 1 would be closer to a promotion into Gold than a player in Silver Tier 2 or Tier 3. Sigma is used to calculate how wide a player's search range should be, and by extension how much their MMR will change as a result of playing rating-distant opponents i. Additionally, every day at 5: As a result, points after Season 9 can be compared across divisions but still not across leagues.