The day a lot of people from the AoE II community were waiting for is finally here, as today is the day Red Bull Wololo II begins! The tournament, which has a prizepool of $30,000, will go on for four days from the 20th of August to the 23rd of August.
Are you ready for the Red Bull Wololo II Main Event? ⚔️ The Age Of Empires 2: Definitive Edition 1v1 online tournament is back and it starts TOMORROW at 13 GMT! Equip your desktop with these beautiful backgrounds and prepared to cheer! 👉 https://t.co/SiFV8DRIQ5 pic.twitter.com/pEsJMXfaGA
The tournament is a 1 v 1 event with the Empire Wars format, in which players begin in the Feudal Age with 27 villagers. This format eliminates the Dark Age and ensures the action begins right as the game commences. A total of 16 players will try their luck at the top prize, with eight those directly invited and eight having made it through the qualifiers.
If you’re wondering where to catch all the action, the Red Bull Twitch and YouTube channels have you covered.
“Watch the event live on the official Red Bull Twitch and YouTube channels with your hosts Zero Empires, T90Official, Nili_Aoe, and Dave_Aoe leading us through all the action.”
- Thursday, August 20 @ 13 GMT: Round of 16
- Friday, August 21 @ 13 GMT: Round of 16
- Saturday, August 22 @ 13 GMT: Quarterfinals
- Sunday, August 23 @ 13 GMT: Semifinals & Grand Final
In the first iteration of the tournament, Mr_Yo defeated TheViper 4-0 in the grand final to win the tourament. This time, with a completely new patch and players having more of an idea about the format, the competition is bound to be more intense. Who will reign supreme in Red Bull Wololo II? Only time will tell!
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