Melbourne StarCraft Open

Published on Jul 26, 2019

For the first time at the Melbourne Esports Open, anyone willing to put their skills to the test can go up against the region’s strongest SC2 competitors in this year’s Melbourne StarCraft Open!

Held across both days of the Melbourne Esports Open, the Melbourne StarCraft Open will be be taking online public sign ups prior to the event to play live in Melbourne Arena – the only thing you’ll need to compete is a weekend ticket to MEO.


For a chance to play on stage in front of a crowd in Melbourne Arena, every StarCraft II fan in Australia is encouraged to sign up. With prizes across all skill levels, the first prize will see the winner of the Melbourne StarCraft Open receive Flights and Accommodation to attend Intel Extreme Masters Katowice, the largest esports tournament in the world.

Prizes will extend down the tiers, with prizing for the top ranked Newcomer, and prizes for each level in Ranked SCII ladder (Bronze, Silver, Gold, Diamond and Master) judged by progression in the bracket, so no matter your skill level you have a chance to play live and win prizes! Come by the stage to catch all of the action casted live, and cheer on rookies and seasoned pros alike!

ANZ-SEA StarCraft II Pro League
Following on from three prior seasons, the ANZ-SEA StarCraft II Pro League continues a long history of Team on Team StarCraft II action, that has expanded to 8 teams from Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Australia and New Zealand. This allows for a wider breadth of experience for players as we see developing players mixing with more veteran team mates to provide a mix of action and strategy unique to the Pro League format. For the first time in ANZ/SEA Pro League history, a live finals will be held at the Melbourne Esports Open, to bring to a climactic culmination the 8 week team league, as the top 2 Pro League teams battle it out live on stage at Melbourne Arena, Melbourne & Olympic Parks.

The ANZ-SEA StarCraft II Pro League features a prize pool of $2.5k AUD, split as follows:
1st $1250 
2nd $750
3rd $500

Pick up your ticket to the Melbourne Esports Open now!