Fancy winning a trip to China, to represent your country in the World Cyber Games global finals? Then you need to get down to the Insomnia Gaming Festival during the weekend of August 24th-27th!
Continuing our long partnership with Samsung, Multiplay are pleased to announce that we will be hosting the UK World Cyber Games qualifiers at Insomnia46 in Telford, England. The three games involved will be Starcraft 2, FIFA12 and World of Tanks, all on the PC format. For Starcraft 2 and World of Tanks, win a direct qualification to the World Cyber Games global final in Kunshan, China and for FIFA12, get pre-qualification for the UK Finals day in London at Eurogamer Expo.
Starcraft 2 - Samsung World Cyber Games UK Final - supported by Roccat
Take part in our 256 man BYOC tournament at Insomnia46 starting on Friday 24th August. The tournament will begin at 18:00 and will find the UK WCG champion, who will earn a place at the global final in China! This tournament is open to all comers, the highest finishing UK player will determine who is going to the WCG final.
Date: Friday August 24th
How to enter: You must sign up on the tournament page. Maximum 256 players.
Restrictions: You must be a VALID UK passport holder to win a WCG spot. You must also have a BYOC ticket to Insomnia46, and a PC & Seat to take part at.
World of Tanks - Samsung World Cyber Games UK Final
Enter our 7v7 world of tanks tournament to find out who is the UKs best tank battalion, and earn a trip for 7 players to the global finals in China!
Date: Friday August 24th (This tournament will not complete in one day. Please make arrangements to be available Saturday if you qualify that far).
How to enter: You must sign up on the tournament page. Maximum 16 teams.
Restrictions: You must be a VALID UK passport holder to enter. Bring it with you and show the tournament staff. You must also have a BYOC ticket to Insomnia46, and a PC & Seat to take part at. Make sure sign up over on the tournament page when you meet these requirements.
FIFA12 - Samsung World Cyber Games UK Pre-qualifier
For FIFA12 things are a little bit different. Each day we will be hosting a pre-qualifier tournament, where you can earn 4 of the 16 slots in the UK finals tournament on Sunday 30th September at Eurogamer. This will not be the last qualifier, but it will be your best chance. With other qualifiers taking place in Samsung brand stores in the UK and last minute qualifiers available during Eurogamer itself (both TBA), but the most places will be available to Insomnia attendees.
Date: Friday August 24th, Saturday August 25th and Sunday August 26th
Time: Midday each day
How to enter: Speak to Dave Witts at the FIFA12 stand at Insomnia46 to register your name before the deadline (midday). Maximum 32 players each day.
Restrictions: You must be a VALID UK passport holder to enter, bring this with you to sign up. You must also have any ticket to Insomnia46. This is a Free to Enter tournament, open to all UK residents with a passport (Passport is a requirement to get the trip to China).
Now we hope to see you there!