Happy October Everyone! Thanks to the efforts of Chris Moncivalles, we have an important announcement to make and are opening a brand new tournament for this event!!!
BenQ, a leading provider of gaming LCD monitors & Projectors, has graciously agreed to sponsor the BenQ Quake 3 Challenge at Warfactory 2008. With the release of their new line of full HD 16:9 2ms LCD’s, BenQ has agreed to provide the following prizes for one of the last Quake 3 US events for 2008. Furthermore, BenQ is offering two $40 off promo codes (Promo code “E2400HD” for E2400HD, and E2200HD” for E2200HD) to all Warfactory gamers who are interested in pre-purchasing E2400HD and E2200HD on its online store at http://store.benq.us .
BenQ Quake 3 Challenge Prizes
1st place: E2400HD + $250
2nd place: E2200HD + $150
3rd place: $100
Already hosting a $3,000 Counter-Strike 1.6 Tournament and an unofficial Call of Duty 4 event, Quake 3 should help make this a well rounded event for all to enjoy. Warfactory 2008, to be held on October 25-26, 2008 at IT Enterprises in St. Louis, MO should be a great fun filled destination for all Midwest gamers.
To make sure that spectators can enjoy the action from their home if they can’t make it to the event, matches will be broadcast via GTV at benqtv.takingbackesports.com:27960.
We invite all Quake players to come out and either compete or just enjoy one of the last US Quake 3 events for 2008. Please support and thank BenQ for helping keep 1v1 FPS alive!
About BenQ America Corp:
BenQ America is the North American branch office of the global BenQ Corporation, charged with the mission of channeling enormous global advantages into creating a new level of digital lifestyle that seamlessly merges work and play. From office to home theater, professional gaming to public display, BenQ’s award-winning projectors and LCD displays are engineered with the latest technologies, distinguished by exclusive advancements, and envied for their untouchable style. In the world of professional gaming, BenQ has taken pole position with numerous “world firsts” geared specifically to providing the professional gamer with an unrivaled HD gaming experience: BenQ LCD’s were the world’s first to incorporate HDMI, among the first to deliver a blazin’ fast 2ms GTG and to be Windows® VistaTM Premium Certified, and the very first to offer 16:9 Full HD 1080p flawless enjoyment. BenQ also brings gaming to the big screen with projectors that feature integrated speakers, HDMI, ultra-fast video processing, all-digital imaging, and short-throw ratios. Whether online, PC, or console, your best game is played on a BenQ!
Warfactory, LLC is a service-oriented organization committed to delivering exceptional computer gaming events (LAN Parties) as well as event services. Founded in 1998 and based in St. Louis, Missouri and led by Dave Derington, Warfactory has grown from a small team of impassioned gamers into a large network of seasoned professionals with experience and technical skills that create the foundation for any successful event.
Warfactory has worked with a diversity of sponsors and venues bringing competitive yet fun gaming events. From local Colleges and Universities to the U.S. Army and even NVIDIA, they have created fun and exciting events in places like the St. Louis Science Center and the Bandwidth Exchange Buildings in Downtown St. Louis. No other gaming group can claim to have held events in a Planetarium, a Carrier Hotel, and even a bar! Having powered events such as CPL Summer ’07 and the ESWC Grand Finals in San Jose in 2008, Warfactory has developed a reputation for being committed to working tirelessly to provide the best E-Sports experience possible, no matter the size of the event.