Watch The Red Bull Battle Grounds Detroit Livestream Right Here

Beginning today, Red Bull Battle Grounds Detroit brings eSports to Motor City’s historic Garden Theatre, with the first major StarCraft II tournament to ever take place in Detroit.

A three day, open format tournament, aspiring hopefuls from Michigan and around the globe – including Australia, Korea, Canada and Mexico –  will compete in front of a live audience of cheering fans, with StarCraft II as their battlefield.  At stake is a $25K prize pool, and the final remaining spot in the 8-person competitor line up at the Red Bull Battle Grounds Grand Finals, September 20th – 21st in Washington, D.C.

Red Bull Battle Grounds Detroit’s winner will join the ranks of these renowned players, already on the docket for D.C.:

·         Red Bull Battle Grounds NYC Winner (2013) – Won “PartinG” Lee Sak

·         Red Bull Battle Grounds NYC Runner up (2013) – Kim “sOs” Yoo Jin

·         MLG Anaheim Winner – Cho “Trap” Sung Ho

·         Red Bull Battle Grounds North America Winner – Sasha “Scarlett” Hosyn

·         Red Bull Battle Grounds Global Winner – Park “DongRaeGu” Soo Ho

·         Red Bull Battle Grounds Online Winner – Kim “Cure” Doh Wook

·         Red Bull Battle Grounds Atlanta Winner – Choi “Bomber” Ji Sung

More than 100 challengers have registered to compete, and throw their name in the ring for the top prize. And the best part? We’ll be hosting a livestream of the action all weekend long. Check out the stream below and be sure to check back later this weekend for our full coverage of the event.