Red Bull Battlegrounds Austin

The first-ever Red Bull Battlegrounds is set to change the experience of e-Sports tournaments.

Set at Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater in Austin, Texas, Red Bull Battlegrounds pits 16 of the world’s top e-Sports athletes, who will lock horns in Blizzard Entertainment’s global e-Sports flagship, StarCraft II. Battling for fame and prize money, more than $40,000 in cash waits to be reaped by the attending aristocracy of StarCraft II.

Fans will be able to watch the tournament at Austin City Limits Live -- with seating for 1,500 -- or via live streaming.

Live commentary for Red Bull Battlegrounds is provided by some of the premiere commentators in the StarCraft® II community, including caster Sean “Day[9]” Plott, who will be joined by co-casters Marcus “djWHEAT” Graham of TwitchTV, Mike “Husky” Lamond, well-known gaming personality and contributor to The Game Station YouTube channel, and special guest e-Sports Manager at Blizzard Entertainment , Rob Simpson.

Date and Time:

June 26-27, 2012
Live streaming from 1:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. CT both days


Austin City Limits Live
Austin, TX


$10, $15 & $20; available for Day 1 and Day 2

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