Overseen on Konami's behalf by online specialists my-liga.com, entry to the competition is absolutely free, with a wealth of coveted Metal Gear Solid prizes to be won. Teams of six players are invited to submit a squad for the eight preliminary stages, with each stage hosting eight teams. Eight of the best teams will then be selected to play a series of elimination bouts, with the winners scooping top-of-the-range pro-gaming equipment, courtesy of Astro Gaming.
The prizes include MGS4 Edition Astro Audio systems for the six winning team members, with the second place team winning Astro gaming Backpack Scouts.
Third place will earn an Astro Gaming Bag 'Mission', with all entrants receiving Reward Points redeemable in the MGO store.
The tournament will start at 7pm UTC on February 26th, with the other preliminary rounds taking place every few days. To register, European players should simply visit http://mgo4euro.my-liga.com.
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