Afreeca TV 'StarCraft' League Returns For Fifth Season Next Month
The Afreeca TV StarCraft League, or ASL, will return for its fifth season on March 11th, Afreeca TV announced today.
For the second season in a row, the ASL will play StarCraft: Remastered, released last year. The season will run for ten weeks, occurring every Tuesday and Sunday. "The round of 24 will be held as a single elimination dual tournament. The twelve players that emerge victorious from the round of 24 will be joined by the top four finishers from ASL Season 4 in the round of 16 for Season 5," Afreeca said. "The round of 16 will also feature the single elimination dual tournament format, while the semifinals and finals will be best-of-five, single elimination."
For those wishing to compete, registration for the ASL will run from February 12th through the 21st. Offline preliminary matches will begin on February 24th and will run through the following day.