WCG Canada Announces the First Qualification for 2013 Canadian Championship
WCG Canada Announces the First Qualification for 2013 Canadian Championship

Ontario – July 5, 2013 – World Cyber Games (WCG) Canada is proud to announce its first qualification for the 2013 Canadian Championship that will be held July 20 and 21 in partnership with various Local Area Networks across (LAN) Canada.

“We are happy to have partner up with many Local Area Networks across Canada in order to bring a new e-Sport experience to players” said Thierry St-Jacques Gagnon, President of Cyber Entertainment Agency which administers WCG Canada.

To participate, players must register, choose their game under the Event section, click the pay button at the bottom of the event, pay the admission fee via Paypal. Once paid, players will be redirected on WCG Canada’s website, they need to fill the required information and click register. At the date of the event, the player must go to the Local Area Networks chosen during registration (listed below) in order to compete online against their opponents.  Winners of each game will be automatically qualified for the Canadian Championship.

Further details on additional qualifications and the Canadian Championship will be communicated shortly.

Admission

The admission fee is $20 (non-refundable). Winners will also receive cash prizes that will be based on the number of participants.

Games

Officials Games:

  • Cross Fire®
  • StarCraft® II: Heart of the Swarm™
  • World of Tanks

Promotional Game:

  • League of Legends®

Schedule

The tournament will take place as following:

Saturday July 20, 2013

  • StarCraft® II: Heart of the Swarm™ – 12:00 pm ETD
  • Cross Fire® – 3:00 pm EDT

Sunday July 21, 2013

  • League of Legends® – 12:00 pm EDT
  • World of Tanks – 3:00 pm EDT

The detailed schedule will be available the week prior the qualifications.

If you are interest in participating but your city is not listed below and you know a Lan Center that would be interested in partner up with WCG Canada, please contact us by email at mathieu@wcgcanada.net, on our Facebook or Twitter page.

Local Area Networks

The following Local Area Networks will be hosting WCG Canada qualifications:

e-Spot
7951 Alderbridge Way
Richmond, BC
V6X 2A4
604-232-9963
http://espot.me/
Gamezilla
77 Catherwood Street
St-John, NB
E2M 7X1
506-657-7529
http://www.gamezilla.ca
Le Skyzo
2815 Quatre-Bourgeois Road
Quebec, QC
G1V 1X8
418-658-4666
http://www.leskyzo.com
Midgard Gaming
7 Commonwealth Ave.
Mount Pearl, NL
A1N 1W3
709-364-7529
http://www.midgardgaming.com
Net effect Cafe
9 Isabella Street (2nd Floor)
Toronto, ON
M4Y 1M7
416-964-0749
http://www.neteffectcafe.ca
OverKlocked Gaming & Computers
11618 119st
Edmonton, AB
T5G 2X7
http://overklocked.com
SwitchBox Videogame Palace
380 9737 Macleod Trail SW
Calgary, AB
T2J 0P6
403-246-1337
http://www.switchbox.ca

9 Responses to “WCG Canada Announces the First Qualification for 2013 Canadian Championship”

  1. WCG-Tarik says:

    Guys don’t forget in order to participate, players must:

    1. Register on WCG Canada’s website
    2. Go in the Event section About > Events
    3. Select an event
    4. Click the PayPal button “Pay Now”, once paid you will be redirected to WCG Canada’s Website
    5. At the Bottom of the page fill the required information
    6. Click Register

    You’re done!

  2. jay huang says:

    Can i get more info on the League of Legends event on sunday? like Only the Top 1 win prizes? and is it 20$per member of your team?

    • WCG-Tarik says:

      Hi Jay,

      You play against teams across Canada in different Lan Centres.

      First place wins – cash prize, better seeds + free entry at the National Final
      Second place win – better seeds at the National Final

      It’s 20$ per person.

      Hope this helps,

      Tarik

      • jay huang says:

        Whats the last day to sign up because i saw this way to late! do you guys host this often in canada btw?

        • WCG-Tarik says:

          Last day to sign up is tomorrow at 11:59 EDT. This is the first of two qualifiers for the National Final event and we host events like this every year.

          • jay huang says:

            so you sure they are hosting one at Net effect Cafe
            at 9 Isabella Street right? because thats a pretty small cafe also people say its closing soon?

          • WCG-Tarik says:

            What do you mean by “they”… We are hosting an event there on July 20 and 21.

  3. sam lee says:

    Hi! I want to compete for the Starcraft 2 division at the 9 issabella cafe that is happening tomorrow. However, I cannot get 20$ through paypal.Is it somehow possible to bring a 20$ bill and give it to someone there? Thanks!

    • WCG-Tee says:

      Unfortunately the registration had to be done by paypal only.

      Try to find someone / set-up your paypal account while watching our stream this afternoon in order to be able to compete for the next qualifier.

      cheers,

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