IOS announces $10,000 tournament
Inferno Online has in cooperation with Intel announced a $10,000 winner takes all tournament in its Stockholm location on May 12.
In celebration of the third generation Intel Core processors, Intel has teamed up with Inferno Online to host a $10,000 3rd Generation Intel Core Challenge by Inferno Online tournament at Stockholm E-Sport Arena.
Four teams have been invited directly for this tournament, while another four teams will be determined via two online qualifiers and another two via LAN qualifiers at Inferno Online.
The four invited teams for the 3rd Generation Intel Core Challenge by Inferno Online are:
|SK Gaming||ESC Gaming|
Online qualifiers for the tournament will take place Wednesday May 2 and Sunday May 6. LAN qualifiers, which will take place at Inferno Online in Stockholm, will be played Thursday May 10 and Friday May 11.
Teams wanting to signup for the qualifiers can do so by following the links below.
|Online qualifier, May 2||Click here|
|Online qualifier, May 6||Click here|
|LAN qualifier, May 10||Click here|
|LAN qualifier, May 11||Click here|
The four invited teams will then be paired with the four teams found via qualifiers, for the tournament on May 12 at Stockholm E-Sport Arena, an extension to Inferno Online's Stockholm facility.
The eight teams will be divided in two groups of four teams, playing best-of-one map, with top two teams advancing to the playoffs. Playoffs will be played best-of-three maps in a single-elimination bracket.
The winning team will walk away with the $10,000 prize purse, with no additional prizes for runners-up.
On April 30, Inferno Online will open a designated area for the new Intel processors, named the Ivy Bridge Corner. The area will have sixteen computers featuring the new processors, which visitors will be able to test for free, starting April 30 and lasting two weeks.
HLTV.org will be on-site in Stockholm to provide you with full coverage of the 3rd Generation Intel Core Challenge by Inferno Online.