Thu, Apr 23, 2009 | 17:07 BST
Capcom wants to crown you Ultimate European Street Fighter Supreme Master
Capcom and Xbox 360 are on a quest to find the Street Fighter IV champions in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK. When found, the champ will be crowed the European Street Fighter Supreme Master.
Not only will the winner be bestowed with such a long, illustrious title, they will win some prizes too.
To enter the tournament, sign up here or via Xbox Live between now and May 17. Capcom will then track your progress in the automatic Championship Mode leader boards, and all you need to do is win as many matches as possible and build up your score of Grade Points.
The top 30 Grade Points scoring players will be invited to a live final in their respective country on the weekend of May 30.
National champions will be sent on to a secret European location for the Euro final, June 13-14.
Press release is below and more details are through the link.
Capcom has joined forces with Xbox 360® to find the Street Fighter IV champions, of France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK and then the chance to be crowned Ultimate European Street Fighter Supreme Master AND win some amazing and unique prizes.
With the new free ‘Championship mode’ update for Street Fighter IV, you can truly test yourself against the very best. The new mode will be available to all SFIV players through a free update through your console.
Entering the tournament couldn’t be easier. Registration is open to all Street Fighter players on Xbox LIVE® from 17th April until 17th May and can be done through this link www.capcom-europe.com/sfivofficialtournament/
Lets us know your contact details and Xbox Gamertag and we’ll track your progress in the new automatic Championship Mode leader boards.
You don’t have to set up matches and can play at times that suit you. All you need to do is win as many matches as possible and build up your score of Grade Points (the new reward system in ‘Championship Mode’).
The top 30 Grade Points scoring players will be invited to an exclusive live final in their respective country to be held on the weekend of 30th/31st May. National champions will be sent on (all expenses paid) to a secret European location for the Euro final weekend 13th/14th June.
Full details can be found on the www.capcom-europe.com website
FREE ONLINE PLAY TO ALL XBOX LIVE GAMERS
You don’t even have to have Gold membership play in the tournament. From the 1st to the 4th of May, Xbox is running the Xtival weekend which gives all silver live members full access to online gaming. Street Fighter IV is a top featured game for the Xtival and a perfect chance for everyone to start winning the all important ‘Grade Points’ and a chance to win the title.