Calling all gamers!

The World Cyber Games sponsored by Samsung is calling for the UK’s ultimate gamers to compete at the open qualifiers at Eurogamer between the 22nd and 25th September.

Eurogamer Expo hosts the console leg of the worldwide tournament, featuring beat ‘em up favourite Tekken 6, and the PC final of FIFA 11. The Eurogamer Expo is being held at Earls Court, London and is the last chance for the best of the UK gamers to claim their place as one of the team representing the UK at the European finals in Warsaw and the opportunity to travel to Korea for the World Final.

Qualifiers are taking place throughout the duration of the Expo and gamers can visit the Samsung stand to get gameplay ready and to see the range of Samsung products including Samsung’s 7 and 8 Series televisions, which deliver outstanding 2D and 3D pictures and are optimised for gaming; 3D gaming notebooks; Series 9 and Series 7 HDTV LED Monitors which combine cutting-edge design, 3D gaming and HDTV; Mobile devices such as the Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Galaxy SII plus a vast number of games.

Open to everyone, the FIFA 11 and Tekken 6 finals will take place at the close of the Eurogamer Expo on 25th September. The full tournament schedule is as follows:

Eurogamer Expo (22nd–25th September)

Tekken 6

·     Qualifiers – 22nd, 23rd, 24th & 25th September 2011

·     Final – 25th September 2011

FIFA 11

·     Qualifiers – 22nd, 23rd & 24th September 2011  

·     Final – 25th September 2011

 

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About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in semiconductor, telecommunication, digital media and digital convergence technologies with 2010 consolidated sales of US$135.8 billion. Employing approximately 190,500 people in 206 offices across 68 countries, the company consists of nine independently operated business units: Visual Display, Mobile Communications, Telecommunication Systems, Digital Appliances, IT Solutions, Digital Imaging, Memory, System LSI and LCD. Recognized as one of the fastest growing global brands, Samsung Electronics is a leading producer of digital TVs, semiconductor chips, mobile phones and TFT-LCDs. For more information, please visit www.samsung.com < http://www.samsung.com > .

World Cyber Games.

European Final held in Warsaw between 6th – 9th October 2011

World Final held in Korea in December 2011 (date tbc)

CONTACT:

Samsung UK Press Office

Kazoo

Tel: 020 7479 4310

Email:  samsung@kazoo.co.uk

Laura Smith

Samsung UK

Tel: 01932 454317

Email:  Laura.smith@partner.samsung.com

 


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