Taipei, Taiwan, 31st Jan, 2012 – GIGABYTE Technology, a world leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards is pleased to announce their very own GIGABYTE Cup Season 2 tournament series has came to an end recently. Players from all over the world has joined GIGABYTE StarCraft® II Cup Season 2 from September to December in 2011. Thanks for all the gamers who participated the tournaments. GIGABYTE did a huge progress on holding a brand-owned eSport in 2011 and is excited to congratulate all the winners!!
In September 2011, the second season of GIGABYTE StarCraft® II Cup kicked off! After thirteen consecutive weeks, more than 3,500 active participants competed in the tournaments for 150€ prize money and tried to gather ranking points each Monday in order to qualify for the GIGABYTE Season 2 Final. Only the top 16 players, including superstars like “Nerchio”, “Grubby” or “Polt”, were invited to take part in the final showdown. “Nerchio” managed to defeat “Kas” in the final by winning three maps out of five. The Finnish powerhouse “Satiini” came in third place. Several live broadcasts in five different languages made it possible for the fans to follow the nerve-wrecking duels throughout the season.
GIGABYTE StarCraft II Cup Season 2 Grand Final Winners:
Prize distribution for Season 2 Final Winners!!
GIGABYTE will keep supporting eSports in 2012. With no doubt, GIGABYTE StarCraft II Cup Season 3 might come soon. Are you ready for next battles?
Aivia K8100 Macro Gaming Keyboard
Aivia M8600 Gaming Mouse
Corsair Force Series™ GT 120GB SATA 3 6Gb/s
For further information and registration for the tournaments please visit: http://starcraft.gigabyte.com