In other Modern Warfare 3 tournament news we have a new tournament.
Machinima is proud to announce the Frag Cup 3 Tournament that will be held on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 for the Xbox 360. We’re excited to launch this tournament through our partner 360iCons.com during the early portions of the bracket. The tournament will take place over three weekends beginning on March 17th at 3:00PM EST. All live streams and VoD content during the qualifiers will be covered exclusively by 360iCons on their YouTube Channel. On April 14th the remaining teams will battle it out in the Semi-Finals and Finals as we stream from Machinima’s Game Room HQ.
The Finals will still be held on line, but the commentators and stream will be coming to you live from Machinima’s Game Room HQ in LA. No traveling will be involved by the players.
How to sign up
If you are already registered, please make sure you are signed in. If not, please register here.
Add your gamertag to your profile here. Only one profile may use a gamertag at the same time. If someone has entered your gamertag on their profile, submit a support ticket here.
Decide whether the March 17th bracket or the March 24th bracket works better for you. Create a team in one or the other. Both brackets have an equal opportunity to advance to the finals. The top two teams from each bracket will play on April 14th, streamed from Machinima’s Game Room HQ.
Note: If a friend of yours already has a team and you want to play with them, you do not need to create a team. Just have your friend invite you to their team.
Go to your team page and invite players to your team! Only the team leader and co-leaders may invite players. To add people to your roster use this symbol which is located on the right, above the actual roster, and it will bring up a menu in which you will enter the players username who you want to add. To add the persons actual gamertag to the roster you will need click the symbol , which is located on the far right of the roster next the the eligibility status.
Note: Players are eligible if they have a gamertag on the roster, and that gamertag has not been changed for 30 minutes.
More detailed information that will help you navigate the site is located here.
Brackets and Rules
All of the information you will need regarding the tournament will be located on the tournament pages (click one of the links above).
Ryan “Fwiz” Wyatt
Mike “Hastro” Rufail
Scott “APL” Fisher
Prizes: (total of $10,000 in prizes)
1st Place – $6,000 ($1,500/player)
2nd Place – $2,500 ($625/player)
3rd Place – $1,000 ($250/player)
4th Place – $500 ($125/player)
The stream will be embedded here for ease of access once the event begins.