Red Bull Battlegrounds: Austin

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[e][h]Red Bull Battlegrounds: Austin
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League Information
Organizer:
Server:
North America
Type:
Offline
Location:
USA Austin, TX
Format:
1v1, Group stage,
Single-elimination bracket
Prize pool:
$41,000
Start Date:
2012-05-26
End Date:
2012-05-27
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Winners
South Korea Picon small.png MC
South Korea Ticon small.png Bomber
France Zicon small.png Stephano
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
Chronology

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:

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
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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]

lrthread Group A
May 26, 2012
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]

lrthread Group B
May 26, 2012
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]

lrthread Group C
May 26, 2012
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]

lrthread Group D
May 26, 2012
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
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Picon small.png PartinG
 South Korea PartinG
0
 Sweden SaSe
1
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Picon small.png MC
 South Korea MC
2
 South Korea Bomber
2
Bomber Ticon small.png
Ticon small.png TaeJa
 South Korea TaeJa
1
 South Korea viOLet
0
viOLet Zicon small.png
Picon small.png Squirtle
 South Korea Squirtle
2
Semifinals (Bo5)
 France Stephano
2
 South Korea MC
3
 South Korea Bomber
3
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Picon small.png Squirtle
 South Korea Squirtle
0
Finals (Bo7)
 South Korea MC
4
 South Korea Bomber
2
3rd Place Match
 France Stephano
3
 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