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Experience Open 2008 with Old Spice & Gamebattles

Posted by Stealth, on Oct 10 2007 7:50 PM

The 2007 GameBattles Fall Season is underway, and with the help of Old Spice, it will be better than ever. We are proud to announce the Old Spice Experience Open 2008, offering cash prizes to the playoff winners in four different games for the first time in GameBattles history! Compete in ladders for Halo 3, Gears of War, Rainbow Six: Vegas and Shadowrun on GameBattles and test your mettle against the fiercest online competition in the world! Better yet, get paid to be the best! The winners of theseplayoffs will win cash for their skills (check out the breakdown below), while the Halo 3 victors will earn a very special prize: An all expenses paid trip to the MLG 2008 Pro Circuit event of their choosing to compete against the top pros for a fat check and a chance at a Pro Contract!

Get ready, because starting Wednesday, October 10, the top online players in the world are going to be sprinting out of the gates in a race to see who will take home the championship title and the cash in The Old Spice Experience Open 2008.

Format – 3 month ladder beginning Wednesday, October 10th.

Top 32 teams compete in a single elimination tournament playoff.

Prizing is as follows:

  • Gears of War - $2,000
  • Rainbow 6 - $2,000
  • Shadowrun - $2,000
  • Halo 3 – flyaway package for winning team to their choice of any MLG Competition or National Championships in 2008
    (includes airfare, hotel and amateur bracket passes for the top four players to be determined by team captain)
  • 2nd place team in all ladders will receive four (4) MLG Hoodies and $50 in online credits ($50 per player maximum of 4 players)
  • 3rd place team will receive four (4) MLG t-shirts and $20 in o