The fight for the top eight spots begins!
For the past month, StarCraft II players have been competing in the MvP, or MLG versus Proleague, a coordinated effort between MLG, KeSPA, and the IEG. Today marks the first day of playoffs, where the top 16 players will vie for a spot in the finals that are taking place on October 29th.
Tonight features match-ups between Naniwa vs. Thorzain and Alive vs. Oz. Streaming begins at 7:00pm Eastern and will be cast by Axslav and Axeltoss. The standings and schedule are available online, and if you're late to join the action, you can snag a viewing pass right here for $10.
Now, if I may, GO HUK!
Playoff Schedule – Broadcast on www.majorleaguegaming.com
Friday, October 19, 7pm ET - Round 1 - Europe & Korea/Taiwan
Saturday, October 20, 3pm ET - Round 1 - Proleague Day 1
Sunday, October 21, 3pm ET - Round 1 - Proleague Day 2
Monday, October 22, 7pm ET – Round 1 - North America
Tuesday, October 23, 7pm ET - Quarterfinals - Proleague
Thursday, October 25, 7pm ET - Quarterfinals - NA vs. NA & EU vs. KT
Friday, October 26, 7pm ET - Semifinals - PL vs. PL & NA vs. EU/KT
Monday, October 29, 7pm ET - Final - MLG Finalist vs. Proleague Finalist