Just when you thought all the excitement was over with the EuroCup XV LAN Final event in Enschede, NL, we at ClanBase are proud to deliver more excitement to the arena.
Starting tonight, we welcome you all to the ClanBase OpenCup season for Fall 2007!
Like it's 15 predecessors, this season promises to deliver a series of thrilling and highly competitive tournaments with 66 OpenCups spanning a great 26 games.
The OpenCup kicks off with a group league phase, where you the participant fight to proceed to the playoff finals phase, featuring a single elimination race to the next round for each team leading up to the final moment!
As with all our seasons you can expect to see a well organised competition provided by our Cup Supervisors, who work to constantly ensure the smooth running of the Cup, and a Cup with bigger and better coverage delivered by our Coverage Supervisors, making each moment something you'll not forget!
This Cup season signups will run from 22:00 CET on Sunday, 9th September until 22:00 on Sunday, 23rd, followed by the tournament launch on Monday 8th October. You can expect more excitement in between now and the first matchweek, including details on the next incarnation of the EuroCup, XVI, and details on the range of coverage we will be putting before you!
We are aiming to finish this competition before the Christmas break, although some Cups may run over. You must however stay on top of the roster by scheduling and playing your matches on time!
Given the problems that many have experienced with some clans not following the rules in the past, which in turn affects everyone from the players to the supervisors to the broadcasters, all should be aware that we are going to be more strict on enforcing the Cup rules!
OpenCup Fall 2007
Call Of Duty
Call Of Duty 2
Half Life 2
Medal Of Honor
ZeroPing iCTF 8
Unreal Tournament 2004
You can sign up for any of these cups by clicking on the "Signup!" link available in the main menu of each Cup.
Good luck to all participants, and most of all, have fun!
John "Ins0mnia" Jonk
ClanBase Chief of PR
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About ClanBase and The GGL
ClanBase is a free extensive system for gamers to play action games over the internet, founded by gamers in 1998, and now registering over 1.9 million players. Measured by activity, ClanBase has become the largest online gaming community and competition website in the world.
Online action games are usually played in teams (clans) and ClanBase provides them with clanpages, forums, news, files, ladders, leagues and an advanced system to arrange matches. Every day, over 20.000 people play a match through ClanBase.
The Global Gaming League (GGL) is a worldwide leader in organized competitive online and real-time video game tournaments and events (V-Sports). MTV has hailed GGL as "the recognized leader not only in organizing online and live video game events but also in creating content of interest around those competitions". GGL acquired ClanBase