WCS Finals with Day9, Apollo, and Austin Powers!

Post #: 187
Post type: Blog post
Date: 2013-06-06 20:33:40.000
Author: Jeremy Reimer
Tags: Starcraft

There’s an interesting clash of cultures going on this weekend. Blizzard has contracted out the production of their first season’s final Starcraft tournament to OGN.

OGN is a Korean television network that has been broadcasting Starcraft matches since forever. Unlike GOMTV, they don’t have much experience with broadcasting to a western market. So you get these interesting fashion and furniture choices that look like they came out of Austin Powers, or at the very least a PSY video.

It’s all in good fun. 13 out of the 16 finalists in the tournament were Korean, and the three non-Koreans all got knocked out in the first few hours, so I guess you win this one, Korea. You win everything. Keep on winning on.

Ajar on 2013-06-10 14:35:26.000

I haven't watched the finals yet, but that looks hilarious.

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