Multiplay and ESET UK are proud to present the ESET UK Masters Cup! This is a series of Starcraft 2 tournaments leading up to Insomnia47, with a huge £5,000 prize pool at the event!
How can you get involved? There are Online Qualifiers, BYOC LAN Qualifiers, weekly broadcasts and then the ESET UK Masters Cup itself...
Online QualifiersThe ESET UK Masters Starcraft 2 tournament at Insomnia47 has FOUR online qualifiers, taking place every thursday starting next week:
Qualifier 1 - 18th October
Qualifier 2 - 25th October
Qualifier 3 - 1st November
Qualifier 4 - 8th November
Signups open very soon, so keep your eye on this site and @esetukmasters on twitter for updates!
Finishing in the top 2 of one of our online qualifiers will win you the following (you can only win once!):
- Free Insomnia47 Entry
- TUP (Turn up and Play) PC to play on during the weekend
- Hotel rooms for the event (Friday/Saturday/Sunday)
- Travel support up the value of £150
So thats 8 spots in the grand finals up for grabs in our online qualifiers! Terms and Conditions apply, see the tournament page for more information.
BYOC QualifierThis is the usual tournament you sign up to as a BYOC attendee of Insomnia47 - the sign up guide is over on this page. This is the last chance to qualify, with 8 more qualification spots available for the grand finals! You need to bring your own PC to the event and be a BYOC ticket holder to take part. This tournament will likely start early on the Friday (around midday) so be sure to arrive on time! Consider using the Early Arrival service to be here one day early and get set up & have some rest before the big day!
Weekly Starcraft 2 BroadcastsIf you are in the Bronze league or just want to follow the action, then just head on over and subscribe to the ESET UK Masters Twitch.tv channel. The first broadcast was a show match last night - JonnyREcco battled with Grubby in a best of 7 slugfest to see if old-school or new-school would win out. If you missed it, go and check the videos on the ESET Masters YouTube channel.
Expect broadcasts every week, covering the qualifiers, and then all weekend during the live event from Telford, England! The first qualifier is next Thursday, make sure you tune in!
ESET UK Masters Grand FinalsThese 16 players (8 Online, 8 BYOC) are entered into the ESET UK Masters Grand Finals at Insomnia47, with £5,000 in the prize pool, this is not to be scoffed at. Some of the best players will be taking part at this point, as they have fought tooth and nail through the qualifiers, and watch them face off against each other in one of the biggest SC2 events the UK has ever seen!
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Get involved!This is just the start of something huge for UK Starcraft - support the cause & make sure you like, follow and subscribe to all the following pages to be updated with all the action as it happens:
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