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08 Jul 12:24

The finals of the Top 16 Online qualifier took place this past weekend as players from five different Sub-Saharan African nations gathered for their shot at glory. Only the Top four players would qualify for the LAN Grand Finals which will be held at Fire & Ice Menlyn on the 27th of July. The Grand Finals has R30 000 in cash, a trip to Celtic Showdown in Ireland and more up for grabs. 

Tickets get you:

  • A six-pack of Fokof Lager vs Mortal Kombat gamer cans,
  • a Mortal Kombat T-Shirt,
  • a Famous Fire & Ice! Milkshake,

We have worked with the venue to allow spectators in for Free, a big thanks to Fire & Ice for being so accommodating. 

Players and Spectators must be 18 years or older in order to attend the event. 

On the day, we will host the Last Chance Qualifier (LCQ) for 64 players, followed by the grand finale featuring the top four from the LCQ and the top four from the online Pro Cup qualifier. Should you not qualify via the online qualifiers, grab your spot at the venue soonest as tickets will be sold on a first-come-first-served basis.

All necessary equipment will be supplied, but should you prefer to use your own controller, you may bring it along. The PlayStation 4s are supplied by PlayStation South Africa, while Apex Interactive will supply headsets for competitors to use. Apex interactive have also sponsored additional Razer and Turtle Beach products as prizes.

Prize pool breakdown: 

  • 1st Place: R15,000 cash + Trip to Celtic Throwdown in Ireland + Razer Raiju Ultimate PS4 Controller
  • 2nd Place: R7,500 cash + Razer Raiju Tournament Edition PS4 Controller
  • 3rd Place: R5,000 cash + Turtle Beach Recon 200 White Headset
  • 4th Place: R2,500 cash

Event details:

  • Date: Saturday 27 July 2019
  • Time: 09:00 CAT| Morning to Afternoon: LCQ | 18:00 CAT: Grand Finale
  • Where: Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Pretoria Menlyn, Summit Place Precinct, 221 Garstfontein Rd, Menlyn, Pretoria, 0181
  • Entry: R100 per person | Add Ticket to Cart

Top 4 Players Announced 

On Saturday, 5th of June, the Top 16 players from the online XP Cups prepared for battle. All the matches were live streamed and you can see exactly what took place. So if you haven't seen the action, click on the match to watch. Here are the matches that were streamed: 

Results: 

1st - Mr5000 (Zambia)

2nd - Sho Kahn (South Africa) 

3rd - XRay (South Africa) 

4th - ZeeTheJanitor (Zimbabwe) 

[View the Bracket

Prizes

Courtesy of Turtle Beach each one of the Top 4 players from the online segment of the competition will receive a brand new Turtle Beach Recon 200 Black Headset upon arrival at the Grand Final. 

LAN Finale - Get your Tickets Now! 

The tickets to compete at the LAN event for Mortal Kombat 11 are now available to purchase. The event will be hosted at the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! in Menlyn on Saturday 27 July 2019. 

Tickets for the event are R100 per person only 64 are available. 

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