Star League Tournament Thailand - Open Category
- Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2011 09:48
GARENA ANNOUNCES UPCOMING HEROES OF NEWERTH TOURNAMENT AT THAILAND GAME SHOW
Online game service provider Garena has announced an upcoming Heroes of Newerth (HoN) tournament which will be held in partnership with the Thailand Game Show. The popular game, part of the recently coined action real-time strategy genre, was developed by S2 games and is published in South-East Asia by Garena.
The open category tournament will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, from 13 - 15 January 2012. Up to eight foreign teams will be pitted against 24 Thai teams for a total of 800,000 THB ($26,000 USD) in prize money.
Since its official South East Asia debut in June this year, HoN has seen a huge jump in its activity, boasting 1.3 million registered users. Inspired by the popular Warcraft III custom game, Defense of the Ancients (DotA), HoN is an action real-time strategy game filled with stunning graphics and fast-paced gameplay.
Garena is a leading online game service provider. Its flagship online game platform, Garena+, is the biggest social platform in South East Asia , designed for online gamers to meet, chat and play games with each other. Garena is dedicated to bringing premium online games to South East Asia gamers and Heroes of Newerth is the latest addition to the game portfolio on Garena+.
About Thailand Game Show:
Thailand Game Show 2012 is a convention that brings together the leading game companies in the region, offering a plethora of the latest games and tech gadgets at special bargain prices. Held in Bangkok, Thailand, the annual event boasts a dazzling cosplay contest as well as various world-class game competitions. For more information, go to http://www.tgs.in.th
13 Jan - 15 Jan 2012
Bitec Bangna, Bangkok, Thailand
Champion: 400,000 THB
1st Runner Up: 150,000 THB
2nd Runner up: 100,000 THB
4th Place: 50,000 THB
5-8th Place: 25,000 THB each
For teams come from all GARENA HoN Regions except Thailand: Here
For Thailand Local Teams: Here