KUNSHAN, China, Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With just 3 days remaining until the World Cyber Games (WCG) Grand Final kicks-off in Kunshan, China, the WCG has opened its preparation progress of the Grand Final to the public today. The 13th WCG 2013 Grand Final will be held in Kunshan, a frontal city for the digital and contents industry in China, for the second consecutive year since last year.
WCG, with the longest among eSports competitions, selected the 9 most noteworthy games in the world for official and promotional titles for the Grand Final of WCG 2013. This year 500 players from 40 countries around the world will be participating and competing in over 2,000 matches.
Also, at the WCG 2013 Grand Final, spectators will enjoy not only spectacular games, but also booths of sponsors like Samsung Electronics, NVIDIA, i-rocks, which will prepare special product experience zone and fan meeting with star players, and the booths of publishers like Blizzard Entertainment, SMILEGATE, Wargaming and Tencent that will feature special tournaments and their game experience zones.
"I hope the WCG 2013 Grand Final to be the opportunity for the best players from all around the world to turn in a superb performance to compete to each other," said Brad Lee, CEO of WCG. "We will be fully ready in next three days for the successful hosting of this event in order to enhance the passion and enjoyment for young players."
There will be three main stages; Opening and closing ceremony, big matches will be on the Stage A, Other big matches and special events on the Stage D, and a CF Stage only for 'CROSSFIRE.'
All stage matches will be broadcasted live in 5 different languages in 42 channels; English, Russian and Spanish in Twitch TV (http://twitch.tv/team/wcg), Korean in Ongamenet (http://ongamenet.com), Naver (http://naver.com), AfreecaTV (http://www.afreeca.com) and Chinese in NeoTV (http://live.neotv.cn). Moreover, other big matches in 'League of Legends' and 'StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm' will be live streaming at TwitchTV.
For more details including tournaments schedules and results, visit the official WCG homepage www.wcg.com.
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