We weren’t really going to have an Insomnia Gaming Festival without Starcraft 2 were we? With Heart of the Swarm* on the horizon, the buzz around the game has increased again recently, especially with the Blizzard WCS EU finals recently finishing, with previous Insomnia44 & IPL 4 UK champion Stephano taking the crown as Europe’s best SC2 player, and deservedly so (even with Zergs current “status”).World Cyber Games UK Qualifiers sponsored by Samsung and PCWorld – with Dignitas.JonnyRecco taking the first place and representing the UK at the World Cyber Games global finals in Kunshan, China, as well as taking home £1,500 and knocking down the previous champion – Dignitas.BlinG.
i47 SC2 Tournament Signups are OPEN!Neither of these two players will be able to defend their places this time around, since the WCG Global Finals is the same weekend & BlinG is likely to attend as second place, the prize money at Insomnia47 is there for the taking! Don’t miss out on this awesome chance to take the UK crown!
Make sure you take advantage of the Early Bird pricing on BYOC tickets, for only £73.60 you can get your place at this November’s premier LAN party (promotion ends 2nd October), and then simply head over to the Multiplay Starcraft 2 Cup tournament page to sign up. Make sure you bring your ‘A’ game!
Also for those just there for the ride, expect a 2v2 tournament for the fun of it, taking place later on in the weekend to give many people the chance to sign up and play!
Insomnia47 takes place over the weekend from Friday November 30th to the Monday December 3rd at the Telford International Centre, England.
*Heart of the Swarm may be the version of Starcraft 2 used in the tournament, depending on release dates, and competitive community response. Keep an eye on this site for updates.
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