The GeForce StarCraft II Pro/Am online tournament is now open for gamers residing in India with registrations having begun. Indian gamers can participate by visiting GeForce.com and secure
a spot to play one of the world’s most popular PC games. Gaming enthusiasts can lunge into StarCraft II Pro/Am Tournament to win prizes worth over $22,000 which include cash and hardware.
Over $20,000 worth of prizes to be won!
There are two levels of participation in this tournament which are Pro and Amateur. In the Pro Open; the top StarCraft II players in the world will be competing in the pro line-up with no limit to the number of players. In the Amateur Open, registration is open and free to all ages of 16 and over with no limit to the number of total entries per Protoss, Terran, or Zerg. All tournaments are one versus one (1 Vs 1) battles. There will be at least 5 weeks of guaranteed group play, with the top players from each group moving on to the double-elimination championship brackets.
Speaking about the tournament, Vishal Dhupar, Managing Director of NVIDIA, South Asia said that gaming runs in NVIDIA nerves. As a GPU inventor and leader, they have always believed in advanced graphics abilities that touch new level of accomplishments each day. This global tournament allows a hardcore gaming aficionado to put their best efforts and emerge as a winner across boundaries. To encourage and enthuse gamers, NVIDIA has initiated this tournament which wants to gather the support of users around the world.
A user must be 16 years or older to participate in this online gaming battleground. The tournament encounter will be carried out in a Group Play Format with the participation of 250 groups. Post to registrations up till 16th June, 2011, users can fight it out at the online tournament beginning 23rd June, 2011. To register for this tournament, one can visit the official website here.