[b]Rapture Gaming has revised the Intel Gaming Cup schedule, postponing the upcoming Woodlands CC competition to 31st March. The next event will be held at H.I.G.H Cyber Lounge on the 15th of March instead.[/b]
Registration for the H.I.G.H Cyber Lounge competition is open to all members of the public and will close on the 10th of March. Registration costs S$50 per team.
Mr. Andy Tan, a spokesperson for Rapture Gaming, also explained the overall format of the Intel Gaming Cup. Those who failed to win the cybercafe round at H.I.G.H and the community centre round at Woodlands CC will be automatically seeded into the Finals Open for a second chance.
The Finals Open will be a 128 team competition held on the 7, 8, 14 and 15 of April. 28 teams will be seeded from the cybercafe and community centre rounds. The other 100 slots will be open to the general public. The top eight teams will then be seeded into the Grand Finals.
The Intel Gaming Cup Grand Finals will be held on the 21st of April. Tthe sixteen teams seeded from previous events at Republic Polytechnic, Nanyang Polytechnic, H.I.G.H Cyber Lounge, Woodlands CC and the Finals Open will fight it out in a single elimination format to take home the top prize of S$2000 and the championship trophy. The runner-up will receive S$1000, the second runner-up S$500 and the third runner-up $250.
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