14 teams will compete for a total prize pool of $ 300 000 and the title of the best virtual tankers in the world.
3 April 2014 - Wargaming is pleased to announce the completion of preparations for the start of the Wargaming.net League Super Final. The opening ceremony of the tournament will take place on April 4 in 12: 00 CET at the Multikino Zlote Tarasy cinema (Warsaw, Poland).
“Over the first year, more 200 000 eSports athletes participated in the Wargaming.net League contests,” said Mohammed Fadl, head of Wargaming eSports division in Europe and North America. “The teams that reached the Superfinal have already proved their skills and now they are facing the most important battle of the year.”
According to the draw, the finalists were divided into two groups. The six teams that scored the most points in their regions (Virtus.pro, JL Sports, Fnatic, Na'Vi, PVP Super Friends, ARETE) automatically went to the second stage of the tournament. The remaining eight teams will have to compete for access to the second round. In "Group A" will fight Synergy, Team WUSA, SIMP and Lemming Train. In Group B, NOA, U Are Dead, The RED Rush: Unity and Energy Pacemaker.
All matches of the tournament will be broadcast on Twitch.
Wargaming is preparing numerous prizes for fans who came to support their favorite teams in Warsaw, and those who will follow the main tank battles of the year on the Internet. Along with invite and bonus codes for the game, fans of the World of Tanks from the CIS will have the opportunity to win one of the Type 59 Chinese tanks that will be played during the Russian broadcast of the Super Final in Twitch.
The championship is organized with the support of the Warsaw city authorities. The tournament is sponsored by PayPal and Razer and Alienware.
“The decisive stage of the Wargaming.net League promises to be really hot,” said Min-Liang Tan, founder, executive and creative director of Razer. “The best progamers from all over the world have gathered in Warsaw, and we hope that they will appreciate the peripherals and accessories created by us and stylized for World of Tanks.”
Details of the upcoming tournament can be found on its official website.
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About Wargaming.net League
Wargaming.net League is an e-sports league within the Wargaming.net gaming universe that brings together the best World of Tanks players from around the world. The League is designed to unite the regional gaming communities of World of Tanks into a single global e-sports structure.
The total prize fund of the Wargaming.net League will be more than $ 2,5 million. The League adheres to the traditional for global e-sports format with regional tournaments and crucial fights within the Super Final.
Details on the website: www.ru.wgleague.net
Wargaming is one of the world's largest publishers and developers in the free-to-play MMO market. The company was founded in 1998 year and during this time managed to develop and release more 15 projects. Wargaming is currently working on a military series of MMO games dedicated to mid-XX century tank, air and sea battles: World of Tanks, World of Warplanes and World of Warships. All three projects will become part of the unified MMO-universe of Wargaming.net (www.wargaming.net), which unites millions of players in the global wargamer community.
Details on the website: www.wargaming.com