Razer Global Challenge updates
Submitted by supa_fly on Thu, 03/06/2010 - 10:43
Razer Global Challenge announced
Razer has just announced that they are sponsoring a large online DotA tournament with an unprecedented prize pool of $30,000. It will be open to teams of all regions and skill levels.
Additionally, it will foster 1,024 team spots and has a very unique prize allocation by giving prizes to the top 64 winning teams. This is a great opportunity for new and mid-skilled teams to play with the utmost premier players in DotA and possibly win some great prizes.
The tournament will be hosted by Dota-League.com, competitive DotA's respective home and founders of Pick League and Farm4Fame series.
One of the most exciting aspects of this tournament is that Dota-League and Razer plan on making this a regular series with an increasing prize pool each time.
The top four teams will also be awarded special Razer headsets. Sign-ups begin on May 10th.
PlayDotA would like to thank Razer for their generosity. Check out their press release page for extra freebies.
*UPDATE* Razer Global Challenge sign-ups are OPEN! Read more HERE!
*UPDATE #2* Due to an overwhelming response, sign-ups have been extended for six days and will surpass the original 1,024 slots. If you want to participate, find or start a team fast and sign-up. Sign-ups will officially close on May 29th.
*Update #3* Matches will start on June 14, 2010! Host bots in four global locations will be available for usage by every team in the league. 64 groupstage spots will be divided among the four regions:
Source: Razer Press Release