OnGameNet is a South Korean cable television company mostly knowned for its OnGameNet Starleague, which was the most highlighted premier event of the Brood War era, as well as for the Proleague, a premier team league held in cooperation with its former competitor MBCGame.
On May 2nd 2012, representatives of Blizzard Entertainment, KeSPA, GOMTV and OnGameNet gathered in Seoul and held a press conference explaining the modalities of the current Brood War scene's switch to StarCraft II. OnGameNet stated that it scheduled to launch its first StarCraft II starleague in July 2012, as well as a team league which first season would be a hybrid Brood War/StarCraft II league.
- To read about Brood War OSL, click here.
The OnGameNet Starleague, often abbreviated OSL, was the main recurring premier event of the Brood War era. Its first StarCraft II season is expected to kick-off in July 2012.
|Auction All Kill OSL||2012 (2012-07-16 – 2012-10-27)||Rain||DongRaeGu||4-1||[ R&S]|
|2013 WCS Season 2 Korea OSL||2013 (2013-05-28 – 2013-08-10)||Maru||Rain||4-2||[ R&S]|
- To read about Brood War Proleague, click here.
The Proleague, held twice or three times a year, is a team league which first season was launched in 2003. It originally had a competitor, the MBCGame League organised by the rival gaming channel MBCGame, but both leagues were united in 2005 and the Proleague has been the only Brood War premier team league ever since. During the StarCraft 2 E-sports Vision press conference held in May 2012, OnGameNet announced that the upcoming Proleague would be a hybrid Brood War/StarCraft II event, and that the next seasons would feature StarCraft II only.
|2011-2012 SK Planet Proleague Season 2||2011-2012 (2012-05-20 – 2012-09-22)||CJ Entus||Samsung KHAN||2-0|
|2012-2013 SK Planet Proleague||2012-2013 (2012-12-08 – 2013-08-03)||STX SouL||Woongjin Stars||4-2|
- "StarCraft 2 E-sports Vision press conference transcript". ESFIWorld.com. May 2nd 2012.