Major League Gaming Releases StarCraft II MvP Invitational Broadcast Schedule and Passes

Major League Gaming (MLG) today released the broadcast schedule for the MvP (MLG vs. Proleague) Invitational kicking off Thursday, September 27 at 7pm ET at www.majorleaguegaming.com .  See the complete schedule below and online.

48 of the world’s best StarCraft II players including the top 24 ranked StarCraft II players in KeSPA’s Proleague, 12 players from North America, six players from Europe (EU) and six players from Korea /Taiwan, will compete for a chance at $10,000 in prizes, as well as eight coveted spots in Group Play and an all-expenses paid trip to compete at the MLG Fall Championship in Dallas, Texas, from November 2-4. 

To watch, fans can now purchase a viewing pass to get access to five weeks of insane competition in up to 1080p, hosted, commentated and analyzed by Nick “Axslav” Ranish and Alex “Axeltoss” Rodriguez. The pass will also provide exclusive access to VOD.

MvP Invitational Broadcast Schedule:  Schedule is subject to change

Most MvP content will air on Monday and Fridays at 7pm ET, with a few extra broadcasts airing over the next few weeks. Match ups will be announced each day at www.majorleaguegaming.com.

REGULAR SEASON:

Thursday, Sept 27 

Friday, Sept 28

Monday, Oct 1 

Friday, Oct 5

Monday, Oct 8 

Friday, Oct 12

Monday, Oct 15

PLAYOFFS:

Friday, Oct 19 - Round 1 - Europe & Korea/Taiwan

Saturday, Oct 20 - Round 1 - Proleague Day 1

Sunday, Oct 21 -  Round 1 - Proleague Day 2

Monday, Oct 22 – Round 1 - North America

Tuesday, Oct 23 - Quarterfinals - Proleague

Thursday, Oct 25 - Quarterfinals - NA vs. NA & EU vs. KT

Friday, Oct 26 - Semifinals - PL vs. PL & NA vs. EU/KT

Monday, Oct 29 - Final - MLG Finalist vs. Proleague Finalist

For more information and the complete player list visit http://www.majorleaguegaming.com/news/mvp-broadcast-schedule/.

ABOUT MAJOR LEAGUE GAMING:

Major League Gaming (MLG) ( www.majorleaguegaming.com) is the world’s largest eSports organization with millions of LIVE viewers, fans and competitors around the globe. MLG enables gamers to compete, improve their skills, and socialize through Gamebattles.com ( www.gamebattles.com), the largest online destination for competitive console and PC gaming featuring more than 8 million registered gamers, and the annual MLG Pro Circuit featuring LIVE, in-person tournaments in cities nationwide. MLG broadcasts competitive play, analysis and more via online streaming to hundreds of thousands of fans in an average of more than 170 countries.  The 2012 MLG Pro Circuit Spring Championship shattered records reaching more than 4.7 million unique online viewers over the weekend and 2.2 million unique viewers on Championship Sunday with more male 18-24 year old viewers than the 2012 Rose Bowl.

 


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