To Mortal Kombat fans out there! Think you got what it takes to take it to the top and compete on the global stage? Well you're in luck, as the latest entry of the franchise; Mortal Kombat X, will have a qualifying tournament for the Asia Pacific Championships.
Beast of the East, in cooperation with Ingram Micro, Xmashed Gear, CouchWarriors, St. Games and Imperium have announced the Mortal Kombat X Asia Pacific Championships.
It will consist of qualifying tournaments (to be held in the Philippines, Singapore, Australia and Thailand) to determine the final four Kombatants who will compete for the South East Asia Championships in Bangkok Thailand. The Kombatants will stand to win a total of $10,000 USD worth of cash and prizes including the first prize of a fully paid trip to attend Evolution 2015 in Las Vegas, USA.
The first qualifying tournament is happening at Imperium eSports Bar here in the Philippines on May 9th 2015!
Succeeding qualifier tournament schedules are as follows:
- May 16, 2015 - Singapore Qualifier - St. Games @ Bugis+
- May 22-25, 2015 - Australia Qualifier - Battle Arena Melbourne
- June 20, 2015 - Thailand Qualifier - South East Asia Major
The finals will be held on June 21, 2015 at South East Asia Major in Thailand.
For Kombatants interested in participating as well as more details about the event, you can register via this link:
I'm excited and really happy that Mortal Kombat is getting alot of love this year. I might join in the qualifier tournament if ever, so see you there!!