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Season 2 of the KSL sponsored by K-STAR GROUP is coming up, and interested players can register to compete beginning September 17. After signing up, players need to make sure they’re available to play in the qualifiers on September 27 & 28 (online) and September 30 (offline).

The top four finishers from the first season of KSL will automatically be seeded into the Round of 16 for Season 2. This means fans can see favorites like Yoon Jong Jung, Jae Dong Lee, Min Chul Kim, and Sung Hyun Kim in the next season without watching them sweat through the qualifying process

The remaining 12 players will be determined by the Season 2 Offline Qualifier. From there, it’ll be a ferocious fight to the finish for the second KSL championship.

The matches for the Round of 16 through the quarterfinals will take place in Jade Hall (12th floor, Hyundai Department Store - Sinchon Branch) and fans are invited to watch the action live and in-person. The final for Season 2 will be held in mid-December. 

The KSL will broadcast live through the official StarCraft Twitch channel in Korean ( and English (

The milestones for the KSL Season 2 are as follows:

  • Application Submission for Competition:  Sep 17 - Sep 23
  • Online Qualifier: Sep 27 and 28
  • Offline Qualifier: Sep 30
  • Group Stage for Round of 16: Oct 18 – Nov 23
  • Quarter Final: Nov 29 and 30
  • Semi Final: Dec 6 and 7
  • Final: Mid-December (TBA)