(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Halo 4 gamers on a global scale will soon have the chance to compete for $500 thousand in prizes along with a grand cash amount of $200 thousand.
343 Industries on Wednesday announced the “Halo 4 Global Championship” on Wednesday, an event which will begin on Xbox Live come July 15th. However, more formal kickoff will occur at Austin’s Rooster Teeth Expo on July 5th.
“Competitors will test their skill and fortitude against one another in intense free-for-all matches over a series of qualifying rounds (based on average scores and elimination matches) for a chance to rise through the global leaderboards and win coveted prizes,” stated 343 Industries and Virgin Gaming via a press release.
The event will represent the largest Halo 4 tournament in the game’s history.
Meanwhile, a final round of battles will be held August 31st through September 1st. Those interested in participating can register here (halowaypoint.com).