The Electronic Sports World Cup (ESWC), the worldwide gaming competition tour, today announced a new series of tournaments, the ESWC Masters of Paris which will take place July 4-6, 2008 at the Palais Omnisports of Paris Bercy, France.
The ESWC Masters will be invitational tournaments open to candidate applications from any country and will feature all official disciplines, including Counter-Strike 1.6 (mixed and women), Defense of the Ancients (DOTA), Quake 3 Arena, Trackmania Nations
, and Warcraft 3 - The Frozen Throne. The top champions will be rewarded with prize money and auto-berths for the ESWC Grand Final 2008.
The ESWC Masters of Paris will take place within the “Mondial du Gaming”, a unique exhibition show with open tournaments and free gaming zones offering the mainstream the opportunity to discover electronic sports. Furthermore, 6,000 seated spectators will be able to enjoy the greatest competition matches played on stage.
More info regarding the prize money, the number of auto-berths, the participation’s process and the tournaments details will be provided later on http://www.eswc.com