CPL Announces the Prize purse and Official Titles for the China – Shenyang CPL Championship
The CPL announces the prize pool for the two official titles for the 3rd edition of the China –Shenyang CPL Championship. The two official titles and prize pool are as follow:
1) Defense of the Ancient Prizes：
Champion ：RMB 50,000
Runners up ：RMB 20,000
2nd runners up ：RMB 10,000
3rd runners up ：RMB 5,000
2) Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm Prizes：
Champion ：$3,500 USD
Runners up ：$2,000 USD
2nd runners up ：$1,000 USD
For the DOTA competition, it will be an all Chinese gamer affair. From 10 July till 30 July, the Chinese gamer will compete online via the YY.com esport platform. The top 4 teams from the online qualifiers will win an all expense paid trip to Shenyang city to compete for the top position and a chance to win a cool RMB 50,000 and being crowned the CPL DOTA champ for 2013.
For Starcraft II, once again it will be done on an invitational format. 4 International well known SC2 gamers including the 2011 Champion – Korea’s Prime.MarineKing and 4 top Chinese SC2 gamers, including 2012 Champion – iG.Xy were invited to pit against each other to lay claim on the coveted CPL SC2 Champion for 2013. At close of press day, we have gotten the final confirmed SC2 top gamers list as follow:
Invited SC2 Chinese Top Gamers:
Invited SC2 International Top Gamers:
Who will be the top DOTA champion team in 2013? Who will be crowned the new SC2 Champion? Can iG.Xy retain the top spot as the CPL SC2 champion this year or will Prime.MarineKing make a come back and regain the top position that was his in 2011? All this will be answer in this year’s 3rd edition of Chin-Shenyang CPL Championship 2013. Stay Tuned!!