2011 Samsung Mobile Challenge Kicks Off in Latin America

Download the 'Asphalt 6' WCG game for free and upload your scores to win total cash prize of US$65,000

Sep 26, 2011, 10:00 ET from World Cyber Games, Inc.

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- World Cyber Games, Inc. (WCG), organizer of the premier international video game competition and festival, and Samsung Electronics, the world's leader in mobile technology, started its official kick-off of the 4th annual WCG 2011 Samsung Mobile Challenge (SMC) in Latin America.

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The Latin American online preliminary will run for 4 weeks from September 25th to October 23rd. This year, gamers will compete to win total cash prize of US$65,000, just by sending their game scores to the ranking system.

To participate, the 4 weeks' SMC online preliminary, gamers will need to have the official challenge phone 'Samsung Galaxy S II', and log on to Samsung Apps (Samsung application store) and download 'Asphalt 6' for free. Only gamers that upload their scores will have a chance to be invited to the WCG 2011 Pan American Championship. 2 winners will get to attend the upcoming WCG Grand Final in Busan, South Korea from December 8th to December 11th, 2011.

Among total of 27 countries attending this year's challenge, there are 5 Latin American countries including: Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Mexico, and Peru.

Galaxy S II

Samsung Galaxy S II is a powerful evolution of Galaxy S in speed, screen and slim design. It is a slim 8.49 mm device packed with an over-sized 4.3" super AMOLED Plus display, a 1.2 GHz Dual core processor, HSPA+ connectivity providing ultra-fast data transfer, and generous memory of 16 GB + Micro SD.

Asphalt 6

"Asphalt 6," the WCG 2011 Official Mobile Game title is a racing game which features more than 40 cars and bikes from Ferrari, Lamborghini, Aston Martin, Ducati and other World-class manufacturers. You can tune your vehicle & customize it with decals before tearing up the streets of L.A., Tokyo, the Bahamas & other beautiful locations, each rendered in HD. You'll be driving against tough opponents in 11 different leagues with 55 events plus Online/Local Multiplayer for up to 6 players.

For more information on the Samsung Mobile Challenge, please visit the official website at http://mobile.wcg.com.

SOURCE World Cyber Games, Inc.