Microsoft, 343 Industries and Virgin Gaming have today announced the Halo 4 Global Championship, the largest Halo 4 tournament ever, set to take place later this summer. Players will go head-to-head across multiple live events and five weeks of online competition to prove their Halo 4 skills to the world.
There’s $500,000 in prizes at stake, with a grand prize of $200,000 to be won, so there’s plenty to play for. Commencing at the Rooster Teeth Expo on July 5th, the Halo 4 Global Championship will continue on Xbox Live from July 15th with free-for-all matches over a series of rounds that will take into account average scores and elimination matches.
The finals will then take place in Seattle, WA in a two-day event that runs from August 31st to September 1st, with the winning Spartan scooping the $200K in prize money. To register to take part in the Halo 4 Global Championship, head over to the registration page over on Halo Waypoint. You’ll get a ‘sKills’ t-shirt for you Xbox Live Avatar when you enter.
You’ll also find all of the terms and conditions and further instructions on registering on the Halo Waypoint page. You must be over 18 to enter and you’ll obviously need an Xbox Live Gold account to play online. The contest is void in “AZ, CT, MD, TN, QUEBEC and where prohibited by law.”
Register here: www.halo4globalchampionship.com