Blizzard’s WCS America Season 1 operated by Major League Gaming is underway.  Included below are the groups for the 32 players in Premier League – 24 invited players and eight players who advanced from the WCS America Qualifying Tournament.

Group Stage 1:

Players will compete online


Group Stage 1 Broadcast Schedule:

GROUP F Monday, April 29 at 6 PM EDT
Match 1 TheOgnis vs Snute
Match 2 TheStc vs Vibe
Winners Match Winner Match 1 vs Winner Match 2
Losers Match Loser Match 1 vs Loser Match 2
Final Match Loser of Winners Match vs Winner of Losers Match

 

GROUP E Tuesday, April 30 at 6 PM EDT
Match 1 Minigun vs Nestea
Match 2 Apocalypse vs Fenix
Winners Match Winner Match 1 vs Winner Match 2
Losers Match Loser Match 1 vs Loser Match 2
Final Match Loser of Winners Match vs Winner of Losers Match

 

GROUP H Wednesday, May 1 at 6 PM EDT
Match 1 Alicia vs Maker
Match 2 Illusion vs Moonglade
Winners Match Winner Match 1 vs Winner Match 2
Losers Match Loser Match 1 vs Loser Match 2
Final Match Loser of Winners Match vs Winner of Losers Match

 

GROUP A Thursday, May 2 at 6 PM EDT
Match 1 Killer vs Alive
Match 2 Hero vs Major
Winners Match Winner Match 1 vs Winner Match 2
Losers Match Loser Match 1 vs Loser Match 2
Final Match Loser of Winners Match vs Winner of Losers Match

 

GROUP D Monday, May 6 at 6 PM EDT
Match 1 Suppy vs Heart
Match 2 Ryung vs HelloKitty
Winners Match Winner Match 1 vs Winner Match 2
Losers Match Loser Match 1 vs Loser Match 2
Final Match Loser of Winners Match vs Winner of Losers Match

 

GROUP B Tuesday, May 7 at 6 PM EDT
Match 1 State vs Scarlett
Match 2 Violet vs Oz
Winners Match Winner Match 1 vs Winner Match 2
Losers Match Loser Match 1 vs Loser Match 2
Final Match Loser of Winners Match vs Winner of Losers Match

 

GROUP C Wednesday, May 8 at 6 PM EDT
Match 1 Idra vs Polt
Match 2 Revival vs Goswser
Winners Match Winner Match 1 vs Winner Match 2
Losers Match Loser Match 1 vs Loser Match 2
Final Match Loser of Winners Match vs Winner of Losers Match

 

GROUP G Thursday, May 9 at 6 PM EDT
Match 1 Sen vs Capoch
Match 2 Crank vs Huk
Winners Match Winner Match 1 vs Winner Match 2
Losers Match Loser Match 1 vs Loser Match 2
Final Match Loser of Winners Match vs Winner of Losers Match


Group Stage 2: 

Players will compete LIVE, in-person from the MLG Studio in New York City. See schedule below.

 

WCS America Premier League Regional Finals:

Players will compete LIVE, in-person the weekend of June 1. The top five finishers will advance to the WCS Season 1 Finals. Additional details will be provided soon.

 

 

WCS America Season 1 Broadcast Schedule:

All broadcasts begin at 6pm ET at http://www.majorleaguegaming.com and http://www.twitch.tv/wcs_america.

The complete broadcast schedule is available at www.majorleaguegaming.com/schedule

 

Broadcast Schedule:

  • Monday, April 22 – Thursday, April 25: Qualifying Tournament (four matches each night)
  •  Monday, April 29 – Thursday, May 2: Premier League, Group Stage 1 (one group each night)
  •  Monday, May 6 – Thursday, May 9: Premier League, Group Stage 1 (one group each night)
  •  Monday, May 13 – Thursday, May 16: Challenger League Bracket
  •  Monday, May 20 – Thursday, May 23: Premier League, Group Stage 2 (Four Players LIVE in the MLG Studio each night)
  •  Monday, May 27 – Thursday, May 30: Challenger League Bracket
  •  Weekend of June 1 – Premier League Regional Finals (details TBD)
  •  Monday, June 10 – Thursday, June 13: Challenger League Group Stage
  •  Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 20: Challenger League Group Stage

Stay tuned for additional updates regarding WCS America Season 1. For additional information about WCS visit: https://us.battle.net/sc2/en/blog/9355170.