Curse has released the complete roster of teams and tournament bracket for the Curse ShootMania Invitational, which will be taking place later this month.
The roster consists of the likes Planet Xpress, SK gaming and epsilon to name just a few. If you're not familiar, the Curse ShootMania Invitational is an awesome ShootMania: Storm tournament that is being hosted by Curse.com. Teams from across the nation have been invited to take on all comers in a double-elimination, best of 3 Elite mode tournament for a total prize purse of $5,000. The purse will be split at $3,000/$1,500/$500 between the top three teams, with the higher placing teams obviously earning a bigger share of the winnings.
The full tournament bracket looks like this, click and drag to browse all of the matchups:
The Curse ShootMania Invitational will be getting underway on December 17th. The full schedule reads:
- December 17th, 2012 - Round of 16, Loser Bracket Round 1
- December 19th, 2012 - Quarter Finals, Loser Bracket Round 2 & 3
- December 21st, 2012 - Semi Finals, Loser Bracket Round 4
- December 22nd, 2012 - Loser Bracket Round 5, Winner Bracket Finals, Loser Bracket Finals and Grand Finals.
Throughout the entire event, we will be livestreaming continuously. Our matches will be delivered with a commentary team that includes David "Dignitas Zaccubus" Treacy, Ziggy "Dignitas NVC" Orzeszek & Jonathan "JonniTheJuicyJ" Gil. During the stream, we will be giving away a total of 12 SteelSeries Sensei Raw gaming mice (many thanks to the guys at SteelSeries for hooking us up with these prizes!) for viewers.
Stay tuned for more information, we're only a couple short weeks away from the starting date now.
If you have any questions or concerns (or compliments) on the Curse ShootMania Invitational, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or jump in our IRC room at #shootmania.na on Quakenet. We would love to hear some feedback so don't hesitate to contact us if you have something on your mind!