This weekend the Roundhouse at the University of NSW plays host to the Sydney leg of the Australian Cyber League. Competitors from around the country are expected to turn up to compete in games like StarCraft II, FIFA Soccer 12, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Halo: Reach, and the newly included Gears of War 3. The competition goes for two days and is free for spectators.
If you can't make it along to the live event, you can still catch all the action from ACL Sydney here on GameSpot AU. ACL are running two consecutive live streams, with one being dedicated to the StarCraft II tournament and the other running the other games. On Saturday the streams kick off at 10:45, and it'll begin at 9:15 a.m. on Sunday. You can find a schedule for ACL Sydney below the two live streams.
StarCraft II stream
10:45 Gears of War 3 Round One
11:30 Gears of War 3 Round Two
12:15 Halo: Reach Round Three
13:00 Halo: Reach Round Four
13:45 Halo: Reach Round 5/Ties
15:15 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Winners Bracket Round One
16:45 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Winners Bracket Round Two/Losers Bracket Round One
18:15 FIFA Soccer 12 Winners Bracket Round Three/Losers Bracket Round Two
19:00 Halo: Reach Free-for-all finals
19:45 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Losers Bracket Round 3/4
21:15 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Winners Bracket Final/Losers Bracket Round Five
09:15 Gears of War 3 Losers Bracket Finals
10:45 Gears of War 3 Grand Finals
11:30 FIFA Soccer 12 Losers Bracket Finals
12:15 FIFA Soccer 12 Grand Finals
13:00 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Losers Bracket Finals
14:30 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Grand Finals
15:15 Halo: Reach Losers Bracket Finals
16:00 Halo: Reach Grand Finals
16:45 StarCraft II Losers Bracket Finals
17:30 StarCraft II Grand Finals
What is ACL?
ACL stands for Australian Cyber League. It's an organization comprising eager Aussie e-sports fans. The group was founded in 2006 and started off focusing on consoles, before opening up to PC games as well.
What is ACL Sydney?
ACL Sydney is a two-day gaming tournament that spans both PC and console games. The event is being hosted at the Roundhouse at UNSW and will be live streamed for people to watch from home on Twitch TV.
What games are being played?
StarCraft II, FIFA Soccer 12, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Halo: Reach, and Gears of War 3.