Now that the regional qualifiers are over, the next big step is upon us. Kicking off the start of SMITE's very first pro league, the European Pro League Kick-Off LAN will be taking place sporting the top 4 teams in EU this Saturday in Germany. Here are the main points: EU Pro League Kick-Off LAN FAQ Where is the event?
ESL Studios - Cologne, Germany
When is the event?
Saturday July 26th, 2014 Who’s playing in the event?
The Kick-Off LAN will be comprised of the top 4 EU teams coming out of the SWC Regional Qualifiers:
1. Cloud 9 HyperX
2. Team SoloMid
3. Team Coast Blue
4. SK Gaming How can I watch the event?
Watch http://twitch.tv/smitegame live at 6:00 AM EDT / 12:00 PM CEST on the morning of Saturday July 26th.
How will the tournament run?
The tournament will be a four team bracket running single elimination. The semi-finals will be a best of three match up while the grand finals will be a best of five match up. Will there be tickets sold?
General seating is sold out. Stay tuned to http://www.smitegame.com for information on how to get additional tickets should they become available. What is the prize pool and how will it be split up?
Total prize pool is $50,000 USD and will be split up as follows:
1. 50.0% of total - $25,000
2. 25.0% of total - $12,500
3. 12.5% of total - $6,250
4. 12.5% of total $6,250