Red Bull Battlegrounds: Austin

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Red Bull Battlegrounds: Austin
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League Information
Organizer: Red Bull
Sponsor: Red Bull
Astro Gaming
TwitchTV
Game Version: Wings of Liberty Patch 1.4.3
Server: North America
Event Type: Offline
Location: United States USA
Format: 1v1, Group stage,
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool: $41,000
Start Date: 2012-05-26
End Date: 2012-05-27
Links: Official Website
Winners
Gold.png South Korea Picon small.png MC
Silver.png South Korea Ticon small.png Bomber
Bronze.png France Zicon small.png Stephano
Copper.png South Korea Picon small.png Squirtle
Player Breakdown
Number of Players: 16
Picon small.png 5   Ticon small.png 6   Zicon small.png 5   
Maps
GSL Antiga Shipyard • GSL Cloud Kingdom • GSL Daybreak • GSL Ohana • GSL Metropolis • GSL Entombed Valley
Chronology
Red Bull BG: NYC Red Bull BG: NYC 

Red Bull Battlegrounds: Austin was a 16-player invitational tournament that was held at The Moody Theater (the Austin City Limits Live venue) in Austin, Texas in May 2012.

About[edit]

Red Bull Battlegrounds: Austin was a 16-player invitational tournament that was held at Austin City Limits Live from 26–27 May 2012. The event was broadcast by Day[9], djWHEAT, Husky, and Rob Simpson.[1][2]

Format[edit]

  • Players begin in round robin groups of 4. Each round is best-of-three.
  • Top 2 in each group advance to a single-elimination playoff bracket.
  • Quarterfinals are best-of-three, semifinals and 3rd/4th place match are best-of-five, finals are best-of-seven.

Prize Pool[edit]

$41,000 spread among the players as follows:

Place Prize (USD) ID Team
Gold.png 1st $15,000 South Korea Picon small.png MC Sklogo std.png SK Gaming
Silver.png 2nd $8,000 South Korea Ticon small.png Bomber Startalelogo std.png StarTale
Bronze.png 3rd $5,500 France Zicon small.png Stephano Milllogo std.png Millenium
Copper.png 4th $2,500 South Korea Picon small.png Squirtle Startalelogo std.png StarTale

Invites[edit]

Protoss Protoss (5) Terran Terran (6) Zerg Zerg (5)
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Canada HuK
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South Korea Bomber
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France Stephano
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South Korea PartinG
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South Korea TaeJa
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Netherlands Ret
Qantic std.png
Sweden SaSe
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South Korea GanZi
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South Korea viOLet
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South Korea MC
USA LastShadow
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Canada Ostojiy
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South Korea Squirtle*
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USA Illusion*
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USA Sheth
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Sweden ThorZaIN*

*Illusion replaces Polt[3] and ThorZaIN replaces PuMa, who chose to focus on Code A qualifiers.[4] Squirtle replaces Puzzle[5] who originally replaced White-Ra.[3]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Group A[edit]

Group A lrthread
1. France Zicon small.png Stephano 3-0 6-1
2. South Korea Zicon small.png viOLet 2-1 5-4
3. USA Ticon small.png Illusion 1-2 3-5
4. South Korea Ticon small.png GanZi 0-3 2-6

Group B[edit]

Group B lrthread
1. Sweden Picon small.png SaSe 2-1 5-3
2. South Korea Ticon small.png TaeJa 2-1 4-2
3. Sweden Ticon small.png ThorZaIN 1-2 3-4
4. USA Zicon small.png Sheth 1-2 2-5

Group C[edit]

Group C lrthread
1. South Korea Ticon small.png Bomber 3-0 6-1
2. South Korea Picon small.png MC 2-1 5-3
3. Canada Picon small.png HuK 1-2 3-4
4. Canada Zicon small.png Ostojiy 0-3 0-6

Group D[edit]

Group D lrthread
1. South Korea Picon small.png Squirtle 3-0 6-2
2. South Korea Picon small.png PartinG 2-1 5-2
3. Netherlands Zicon small.png Ret 1-2 3-4
4. USA Ticon small.png LastShadow 0-3 0-6

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo3)
 France Stephano
2
Stephano Zicon small.png
Picon small.png PartinG
lrthread Vod1.png Vod2.png
 South Korea PartinG
0
 Sweden SaSe
1
SaSe Picon small.png
Picon small.png MC
lrthread Vod1.png Vod2.png
 South Korea MC
2
 South Korea Bomber
2
Bomber Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png TaeJa
lrthread Vod1.png Vod3.png
 South Korea TaeJa
1
 South Korea viOLet
0
viOLet Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Squirtle
lrthread Vod1.png Vod2.png Vod3.png
 South Korea Squirtle
2
Semifinals (Bo5)
 France Stephano
2
Stephano Zicon small.png
Picon small.png MC
lrthread Vod1.png Vod2.png Vod3.png Vod4.png Vod5.png
 South Korea MC
3
 South Korea Bomber
3
Bomber Ticon small.png
Picon small.png Squirtle
lrthread Vod1.png Vod2.png Vod3.png
 South Korea Squirtle
0
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea MC
4
MC Picon small.png
Ticon small.png Bomber
lrthread Vod1.png Vod2.png Vod3.png Vod4.png Vod5.png
 South Korea Bomber
2
3rd Place Match
 France Stephano
3
Stephano Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Squirtle
lrthread Vod1.png Vod2.png Vod3.png Vod4.png
 South Korea Squirtle
1

Racial Distribution[edit]

  Protoss TerranZergRandom
Round of 16
565
Quarterfinals
422
Semifinals
211
Finals
11
Winner
1

View Games[edit]

Streams[edit]

Replays & VODs[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. "Red Bull Battlegrounds $41k tournament at Austin City Limits". ESFIWorld.com. April 25th 2012. TeamLiquid.net Forum thread
  2. "Red Bull Battlegrounds". TeamLiquid.net. April 28th 2012.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Day[9]'s Twitter. Twitter.com. May 17th 2012.
  4. ThorZaIN replaces PuMa May 18th 2012
  5. Squirtle replaces Puzzle May 24th 2012
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