Mortal Combat 1 Pro Competition
Warner Bros. Games, NetherRealm Studios and RTS today announced the Mortal Kombat 1 Pro Kompetitiona new global tournament organized by RTS taking place on the latest opus of the famous video game franchise Mortal Kombat. With a total prize pool of $255,000, the new league aims to build an international community of players. It will be launched on October 20 during the East Coast Throwdown. The Pro Kompetition will culminate with 20 players meeting at the Final Kombat World Championship event in June 2024. For more information on the Mortal Kombat 1 Pro Kompetitionmeeting on NRSEsports.
Qualifications for the Final Kombat World Championship will be done either through the Pro Kompetition world rankings or through the regional league finals. Each event will take place in 1-on-1 double elimination. Four events organized in partnership with the Pro Kompetition will take place: East Coast Throwdown in Stamford, USA (Oct 20-22, 2023), Ultimate Fighting Arena in Paris, France (Nov 24-26, 2023), CCXP/Comic Con Experience in São Paulo , Brazil (Nov 30 – Dec 3, 2023) and the Combo Breaker in Illinois, USA (spring 2024). Players can participate in all partner events for a chance to win their place in the Final Kombat World Championship.
The Mortal Kombat 1 Pro Kompetition will also include three regional tournaments made up of distinct sub-regions including three online qualifying events and a Regional Final. The three regions include the North American League (Northeast America and Northwest America), Interkontinental Kombat (Europe, Oceania and the Middle East), and Liga Latina (Brazil, Mexico, South America). The top 8 players from each region will earn their ticket to the online regional final and have a chance to qualify for the Final Kombat World Championship.
The Final Kombat World Championship will introduce a new competition format with the Last Chance Qualifier (LCQ) tournament for 20th place. The LCQ will operate via open registration on a first-come, first-served basis, for 256 fighters who will compete in a double-elimination tournament. The winner will advance to the next phase where the 20 players will be divided into four groups of five players. The groups will be determined based on regional qualifications and rankings and will compete in a round-robin tournament to bring out the two best players in each group. The top eight players will compete in a double-elimination format. The seeds will be determined based on the group rankings.
In total, the Mortal Kombat 1 Pro Kompetition will offer fans more than 200 hours of live competition taking place over more than 50 days featuring action, twists and turns and heroes in the making, visible on Twitch.tv/NetherRealm, YouTube.com/MortalKombatet Facebook.com/MortalKombat.
The Pro Kompetition celebrates the recent launch of Mortal Kombat 1disponible sur PlayStation 5 (PS5), Xbox Series X|S, Nintendo Switch, et PC. Mortal Kombat 1is the latest installment in the video game franchise developed by NetherRealm Studios. The Mortal Kombat universe is transposed into a new story with reinvented iconic heroes and villains. The game features a wide range of legendary Fighters, including Liu Kang, Scorpion, Sub-Zero, Raiden, Kung Lao, Kitana, Mileena, Shang Tsung, Johnny Cage, Kenshi, Smoke, Rain, Li Mei, Tanya, Baraka, Geras, Reptile, Ashrah, Havik, General Shao, Sindel, Nitara and Reiko.