StarCraft 2 – Event Info
Congratulations to ROOT MaSa, Ender's Game on Blu-Ray Tournament Champion!
3rd: Kane, Major
5th: Scarlett, Hendralisk
7th: Vibe, Hitman
9th: InControl, Goswser, Nony, Drunkenboi
13th: Avilo, Siphonn, Nathanias, Desrow
Following the success of our recent StarCraft II GameOn Invitational, MLG is collaborating with Lionsgate and OddLot Entertainment, on the Ender’s Game on Blu-Ray Tournament. MLG, in partnership with GameOn, will hold the Ender’s Game on Blu-Ray Tournament: MLG Round featuring 16 top StarCraft II players including Scarlett, InControl, Kane, State, desRow, Major, Nony, Hendralisk, Vibe, Masa, Hitman and Avilo. MLG invited 12 players and fans will vote on the remaining four players to compete for $5,000 in prizes. Voting takes place February 3rd to 5th at http://gameon.gg/.
From February 11-16, viewers can watch the Ender’s Game on Blu-Ray Tournament: MLG Round live on www.MLG.TV with commentary by well-known StarCraft personalities Catz and Destiny and other guest hosts.
The winner will advance to the Ender’s Game on Blu-ray Tournament: Championship Round on February 22 to compete for a grand prize of $7,000 and a runner-up prize package of $3,000. For more information on the Ender’s Game on Blu-Ray Tournament, check out the complete press release here.
About Ender’s Game on Blu-Ray Tournament: MLG Round
- VOTE: February 3-5 – Visit GameOn's web site (http://gameon.gg/) to vote for your favorite players to take one of the last four spots in the competition. Voting will close at 5 pm EST on Wednesday, Feb. 5, so make sure you vote every day.
- WATCH: February 11-16 - The event will be broadcast on www.mlg.tv and embedded on the GameOn site.
- FORMAT: The players will begin in WCS-style Group Play (Ro16) with the top two players in each Group advancing to a 2nd Round of Group Play (Ro8). Finally, the top two players in each Ro8 Group will compete in a 4-player single elimination bracket.
- PRIZES: 1st place - $3,000 and advances to compete in the “Championship Round”; 2nd place - $1,000; 3rd and 4th place - $500/each
- VOD: VOD will be uploaded to YouTube after every match.
- REPLAYS: Replay files will be released nightly.
- CASTERS: The event will be cast by Catz and Destiny along with other guest hosts.
- 16 PLAYERS: MLG invited 12 players and fan voting will determine the last four players. Confirmed players include: Scarlett, InControl, Kane, State, desRow, Major, Nony, Hendralisk, Vibe, Masa, Hitman and Avilo.