For the second time in as many weeks, compLexity is travelling for the weekend as we head to both Jönköping, Sweden for Dreamhack Summer 2012 and Orlando, Florida for CEO 2012.
In Sweden, compLexity’s Kevin “qxc” Riley will take on 128 of the world’s best players as he competes in the DreamHack EIZO Open.
Sponsors: EIZO, AMD, Sapphire, Logitech
Prize Purse: 200 000 SEK
Location: DreamHack Summer 2012, Hall C, Elmia, Jönköping, Sweden
Date: June 16, 17, 18
No of players: 128
Signup: Open sign up
Platform: PC, Latest available patch
Tournament format: Group stage BO3 with 4 players in each group with 3 stages where the top-2 advance in each stage (128 players, 64 players, 32 players) and Playoffs Single elimination BO3 from RO16 with BO5 Grand Final.
16th of June: Tournament start 15.00, Group stage #1 & #2
17th of June: Group stage #2 #3
18th of June: Playoffs and Grand Final 23.15.
Detailed schedule to be released later on.
1. SEK 100 000 + Direct Qualification to DreamHack Winter 2012
2. SEK 50 000 + Direct Qualification to DreamHack Winter 2012
3. SEK 25 000 + 20 qualification points
4. SEK 25 000 + 20 qualification points
5-8. 12 qualification points
9-16. 5 qualification points
In Orlando, compLexity Cross Counter will be looking to take on close to 600 gamers in 8 games as they compete in one of the largest tournaments of the year prior to EVO 2012. Mike Ross will be competing in SFxT, UMvC3, and SF4. Combofiend will be competing in Mortal Kombat, SFxT, KoF, UMvC3 and SF4 and FChamp will be competing in SFxT, UMvC3 and SF4.
Super Street Fighter 4: AE 2012 XBOX 360
Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3 XBOX 360
Street Fighter X Tekken XBOX 360
King of Fighters XIII XBOX 360
Soul Calibur V Playstation 3
Mortal Kombat 9 Playstation 3
BBCS:EX Playstation 3
Tekken 6 Playstation 3
We’d like to wish safe travels to all of our players who will be in the air today and tomorrow as they head to their respective events. Good luck!