Here Comes the Winners of GIGABYTE StarCraft II CUP!!
Thanks again for all the participants who took apart & Congrats to all the winners!


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:

  • 1st Place & Top Ranking Winner: Nerchio from Poland (Zerg)
  • 2nd Place: Kas from Ukraine (Terran)
  • 3rd Place: Satiini from Finland (Terran)

Prize distribution for Season 2 Final Winners!!

  • 1st place: 500 EUR + GIGABYTE GTX 580 SOC (GV-N580SO-15I) + G1.Sniper
  • 2nd place: 250 EUR + GIGABYTE GTX 560 Ti OC Edition (GV-N560OC-1GI) + Corsair SSD
  • 3rd place: 100 EUR + Aivia K8100 Macro Gaming Keyboard + Aivia M8600 Macro Gaming Mouse
  • “Top Ranking Winner” pack: GIGABYTE G1.Sniper + Corsair SSD

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?


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