WCG USA Announces Qualifiers...
WCG USA has officially launched eight free online qualifying events, open to all U.S. citizens, set to take place throughout the months of August and September for qualification directly into the US National Finals. The online qualifiers will qualify winning teams and players to the US National Finals event set to take place later this year, with details regarding that event coming soon. The winners of the US National Finals will go on to represent Team USA at the 2012 WCG Grand Finals, to take place later this year in Kunshan City, China.
Four featured games will be played online, each featuring two chances to qualify.
- StarCraft 2 (1v1) on PC
- World of Tanks (7v7) on PC
- FIFA '12 (1v1) on PC
- Cross Fire (5v5) on PC
With two chances to qualify in each event, the top finishing team / player from each of the online tournaments will receive an auto-berth and travel stipend to the US National Finals event. Additionally, the remaining top-4 players from each event will receive invites to compete in the event for a total of 8 US National Finals qualifier spots per game.
Registration for the online events will officially open on Wednesday, August 1st, and will be completely free for all participants who residen in the United States.
Online Qualification Schedule
- Qualifier #1 (all games): August 20th - September 2nd
- Qualifier #2 (all games): September 3rd - September 16th
The live finals of each of the StarCraft 2 online events will be broadcast live to the community!
Be sure to get signed up now for free for your chance to represent Team USA in Kunshan City, China later this year!