Break out the calendar and the sharpie, and adjust your own personal plans accordingly.
No more ties. Win or go home, and draws get the added fun of 30 minutes of extra times and then the "lottery of the shootout".
In other words, it's about to pick up a notch.
If you're a twitter nerd, here's the entire round of 16 schedule in 1 tweet for you to share with your friends.
ROUND OF 16
Saturday June 26
7am Uruguay v South Korea
11.30am United States v Ghana
Sunday June 27
7am Germany v England
11.30am Argentina v Mexico
Monday June 28
7am Netherlands v Slovakia
11.30am Brasil v Chile
Tuesday June 29
7a Paraguay v Japan
11.30am Spain v Portugal
Friday July 2
7am Netherlands-Slovakia winner v Brasil-Chile
11.30am Uruguay-SouthKorea winner v UnitedStates-Ghana winner
Saturday July 3
7am Argentina-Mexico winner v Germany-England winner
11.30am Paraguay-Japan winner v Spain-Portugal
Tuesday July 6
11.30am Semifinal 1- winners of Friday July 2 quarterfinals
Wednesday July 7
11.30am Semifinal 2- winners of Saturday July 3 quarterfinals
2010 WORLD CUP FINAL
Sunday July 11