Red Bull Wololo V

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[e][h]Red Bull Wololo V
League Information
Organizer:
Sponsor(s):
Red Bull • World's Edge (Microsoft) • AMD • AGON by AOC
Game Mode:
Type:
Offline
Location:
Germany Heidelberg
Venue:
Heidelberg Castle
Format:
1v1
Prize pool:
$100,000 USD
Start Date:
2021-09-13
End Date:
2021-09-19
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Players
Number of Players:
14
Maps
Chronology

Red Bull Wololo V is an Age of Empires II tournament hosted by Red Bull.

About[edit]

According to the Enthrone teaser, Red Bull Wololo V will conclude the Red Bull Wololo saga for 2021.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Main Event Broadcast team is the group of commentators confirmed by the organizers to be part of the primary stream.

  • Observer:
  • B Stream Commentators:

Alternative Broadcasters are content creators and/or notable players who live-streamed the games simultaneously to that of the Main Event team and surpassed an average of 50 viewers while doing so. Generally, the purpose of these broadcasts is to support different languages.

  • Czech Comentator:

Format[edit]

All following stages will be held in person at the location in Heidelberg, Germany:

  • Group Stage: September 13th - 16th
    • Swiss-system format (4 rounds)
      • Pairings are done randomly between players with same amount of series won
      • Seeding for the first day is done by True Ranking Points
      • For the following days, seeding is done based on the current standing.
    • All matches are Bo3
    • Tiebreaker rules
      1. Difference between series wins and losses
      2. Buchholz score
      3. Head to Head results
      4. Difference between map wins and losses
      5. If there is a tie for 8th place additional games will be played, other ties will be broken by coin toss.
    • Top 8 players advance to the playoffs
  • Playoffs: September 18th - 19th
    • Single-elimination bracket
    • Quarterfinals and Semifinals are Bo5
    • Grand Final is Bo7

Map Pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$100,000 USD are spread among the players as seen below:

Base prize money
Place Prize
A11st $26,000
A22nd $16,000
A33 - 4th $8,000
A55 - 8th $5,000
A99 - 14th $2,500
  • In addition to the base prize money, players also receive $250 USD for each match win in the Group Stage.

Participants[edit]

Invited (11) [1] [2]
Argentina Capoch 1
Imperiales TeamImperiales Team
Serbia DauT 
GamerLegionGamerLegion
Brazil dogao 2
HeresyHeresy
Canada Hera 
AftermathAftermath
Austria Liereyy 
AftermathAftermath
Norway MbL 
AftermathAftermath
Argentina Nicov 
AftermathAftermath
Spain TaToH 3
GamerLegionGamerLegion
Norway TheViper 
GamerLegionGamerLegion
Finland Villese 
SuomiSuomi
Russia Vinchester 
SalzZSalzZ
Open Qualifier (3)
Poland Barles 4Germany JorDan_AoE 
GamerLegionGamerLegion
Canada slam 
GamerLegionGamerLegion
Seeding
#PlayerTeam

1 ACCM was originally invited but was replaced by Capoch because he could not attend and travel to Germany due to COVID-19 safety reasons.[3]
2 dogao was invited due to organizational oversights. [4]
3 Yo was originally invited but was replaced by TaToH because he could not attend and travel to Germany due to COVID-19 safety reasons.[1]
4 An extra qualifier was played between Barles and Kasva to decide who was the 14th player. [4]

Results[edit]

Group Stage[edit]

Standings[edit]

Note: Column Pts. denotes the Buchholz score, calculated as the sum of wins one player's opponents got.
Note 2: The tie between JorDan_AoE and TheViper was resolved by a coin flip after all other tiebreakers failed.

#PlayerMatchesGamesPtsRound 1Round 2Round 3Round 4
1.Austria Liereyy4-08-29pArgentina Nicov2:1Norway MbL2:0Norway TheViper2:1Germany JorDan_AoE2:0
2.Norway TheViper3-17-410pBrazil dogao2:1Canada Hera2:1Austria Liereyy1:2Norway MbL2:0
3.Germany JorDan_AoE3-16-310pFinland Villese2:0Serbia DauT2:1Argentina Capoch2:0Austria Liereyy0:2
4.Canada Hera3-17-38pSpain TaToH2:1Norway TheViper1:2Russia Vinchester2:0Argentina Capoch2:0
5.Norway MbL2-24-59pPoland Barles2:0Austria Liereyy0:2Canada slam2:1Norway TheViper0:2
6.Argentina Capoch2-24-69pSerbia DauT2:1Russia Vinchester2:1Germany JorDan_AoE0:2Canada Hera0:2
7.Serbia DauT2-26-58pArgentina Capoch1:2Germany JorDan_AoE1:2Argentina Nicov2:0Spain TaToH2:1
8.Spain TaToH2-26-58pCanada Hera1:2Brazil dogao2:0Finland Villese2:1Serbia DauT1:2
9.Finland Villese2-25-67pGermany JorDan_AoE0:2Argentina Nicov2:1Spain TaToH1:2Russia Vinchester2:1
10.Canada slam2-25-54pRussia Vinchester0:2Poland Barles2:0Norway MbL1:2Brazil dogao2:1
11.Russia Vinchester1-34-69pCanada slam2:0Argentina Capoch1:2Canada Hera0:2Finland Villese1:2
12.Argentina Nicov1-34-68pAustria Liereyy1:2Finland Villese1:2Serbia DauT0:2Poland Barles2:0
13.Brazil dogao1-34-77pNorway TheViper1:2Spain TaToH0:2Poland Barles2:1Canada slam1:2
14.Poland Barles0-41-86pNorway MbL0:2Canada slam0:2Brazil dogao1:2Argentina Nicov0:2

Matches[edit]

Round 1[edit]
Round 2[edit]
Round 3[edit]
Round 4[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Quarterfinals (Bo5)
 Austria Liereyy
3
September 18, 2021 - 18:45 GMT
 Spain TaToH
1
 Canada Hera
2
vs.
Norway MbL
September 18, 2021 - 15:50 GMT
The start of the match was delayed due to server issues.
 Norway MbL
3
 Norway TheViper
3
September 18, 2021 - 20:10 GMT
Game 1 crashed for DauT and was replayed.
 Serbia DauT
1
 Germany JorDan_AoE
3
 Argentina Capoch
2
Semifinals (Bo5)
 Austria Liereyy
3
vs.
Norway MbL
September 19, 2021 - 14:20 GMT
 Norway MbL
0
 Norway TheViper
3
September 19, 2021 - 12:10 GMT
 Germany JorDan_AoE
0
Finals (Bo7)
 Austria Liereyy
3
 Norway TheViper
4

Showmatch[edit]

After both semifinals, T90Official and Dave played a Bo3 showmatch with the Group Stage settings. T90Official was coached by Capoch during that match, while Dave had slam as a coach.

T90Official United States11Canada Dave
September 19, 2021 - 15:45 GMT
The decider match wasn't played because of scheduling issues

Additional Content[edit]

Streams[edit]

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Streams

Teasers[edit]

Interviews[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

Other Videos[edit]

Viewership[edit]

Viewership Stats
Peak Viewers 77 832
Average Viewers 28 777
Hours Watched 1 664 229

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Chrazini (2021-08-18). "Red Bull Wololo V - Invited Players". AoEZone.
  2. Chrazini (2021-09-07). "RBW5 - True Ranking Explained". AoEZone.
  3. Red Bull Gaming (2021-08-26). "Red Bull Wololo V - Player Update". Twitter.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Chrazini (2021-08-27). "Red Bull Wololo V - Expanding the Main Event". AoEZone.