How to register for the tournament?
Press "Join Tournament". (Please note that you are required to add "StarCraft 2" AND your Battle.Net profile URL (Link) to your profile here on the site, which you can do under "Options" in the upper right corner of the site when logged in. Click "PC Games" and then enter the profile URL in the box called Bnet profile. This you have to do before joining this tournament, otherwise you cannot join.
Rules & Terms
This is a Starcraft 2 NA League QUALIFIER tournament with a maximum of 512 player slots.
StarCraft 2 Tournament Details:
Game: 1vs1 SC2
Battle.Net: NA (North America).
Players: 512 max
Mode: Single Elimination
Location: Online (played online)
Tournament Signup: Fri, Jan 20 2012 18:00 CET
Tournament Starting time: Sat, Feb 18 2012 21:00 CET
We require all tournament participants/players to be in the PC CHAT LOBBY in the DASHBOARD / CHAT LOBBY on BeGosu during the whole tournament. You can find the DASHBOARD / CHAT LOBBY bar in the buttom of your browser. Click it to connect and then press the ROOMS tab to find the PC Chat room.
Tournament Ending time: Sun, Feb 19 2012 02:00 CET
Prize money: See the prize distribution on the right side of this page
Round 1: MLG Metalopolis
Round 2: MLG Shakuras Plateau
Round 3: MLG Shattered Temple
Round 4: MLG Antiga Shipyard
Semi Finals: MLG Dual Sight
Grand Finals: MLG Xel naga (BO3 for final matches ONLY, loser picks second/third map)
How to play my matches?
1: Join the "Dashboard/Chat lobby" (at the bottom/top of every page), choose "Rooms" in the top of the Chat lobby and enter the "PC" room
2: When the time comes for your match to be played, first thing you need to do is to CHECK-IN. You can do that from the tournament details page, by pressing the "MY NEXT MATCH" button and then clicking the "CHECK-IN" button. After you've checked-in and the round has started find your opponent in the chatlobby/dashboard or in the begosu challenge on bnet.
Please contact the admin in the PC room in the CHAT LOBBY for any disputes or questions before contacting live support.
GENERAL RULES AND GUIDELINES 1.0 – Preparations
1.1 – Complete player profile
All players must have a complete player profile on BeGosu. This means that the following information must be filed out correctly:
• You have to add a gamertag for BNet and your chat id.
• You must add at least one way of contacting you (MSN, Skype, IRC)
1.2 – Contacting your opponent
If your opponent is not in the chatlobby/dashbaord here on the site and also not on bnet, then write a wall post on his profile, send him a private message via the message system and add his BNet ID..
2.0 - Game
2.1 - Choose a race
Players must select a race at the start of the match and cannot change race between or before games.
2.2 – Disconnects
If a player disconnects in the first 4 minutes of a match, and there was no contact between opponents, the game is replayed. After 4 minutes or after contact the remaining player might offer to replay the game, otherwise the replay must be uploaded and an admin needs to be contacted. You must re-game if you have no significant advantage (very likely victory).
2.3 - Pausing the game
If you have no decent reason, do not pause a game. You must inform your opponent before and give him an approximately time for how long it will take. The game can be only resumed by the player that paused, after he asked the opponent if he is ready.
2.4 – Observers
No observers besides admins and official/approved streamers can observe a game.
2.5 - Cheats and Hacks
Using any kind of cheats, hacks, bugs or any action that gives you an unfair advantage are illegal and will result in a ban and your account will be permanently suspended.