The IGN Pro League Tournament Series continues with IPL 5, getting underway this weekend at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, Nevada. The first-person shooter community is being represented in a big way with a major ShootMania: Storm tournament. With $100,000 up for grabs, this is an eSports tournament for the ages.
IGN has all the details you need to know at http://www.ign.com/ipl/all/ipl-5, but the ShootMania: Storm tournament will feature:
IGN Pro League is thrilled to announce the addition of a $100,000 ShootMania tournament at our next live event, IPL5 at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas!
This ShootMania tournament marks IGN Pro League's first foray into the field of FPS competition and we are very excited to see how the competition unfolds. Elite mode will be the official mode used for the tournament, which is played by two teams of three players each and is a return to classic FPS action that is great for players and spectators alike!
Teams included in the tournament are:
Check out the ongoing bracket at http://esports.ign.com/brackets/?ipl5-sm.
In addition to the ShootMania: Storm tournament, IPL5 is also playing host to some awesome League of Legends and StarCraft II tournaments.
Check out the full rundown at http://www.ign.com/ipl/all/ipl-5. The event is going on right now, so tune in for live streams and event rundowns.