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12/24/2012
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

For Immediate Release: 

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (December 23, 2012) – National Championship Gaming ( NCGpro.com), in partnership with GameStop ( GameStop.com), announces the first national gaming event of 2013, the "4v4 Pro Tour" ( www.4v4pro.com), Powered By GameStop. NCG will be hosting 5 tournaments total at the Fox and Hound of Winston-Salem NC: a 2v2 and FFA (Free For All) Amateur Tournament in Black Ops 2, a 4v4 Pro Tournament in Black Ops 2, and two FFA Tournaments in Black Ops 2. The 2v2 and FFA Amateur Tournaments will be held on Friday January 4, while the 4v4 Pro and the other FFA Tournaments will be held Saturday and Sunday January 5th and 6th. The estimated cash prizes for these tournaments is expected to be $10,000. 

The 4v4 Pro Tour is expected to draw several of the top pro gaming teams from all over the country including Team EnvyUs, the most winning team in MLG history. The Pro Tour is also being shoutcast by Alex Mendez, aka GoldenBoyFTW, live worldwide on TwitchTV ( www.Twitch.tv/NCGpro). Alex is one of the most prolific and well known commentators in the pro gaming world & in eSports, working with MLG, 360icons, and now bringing his talents to NCG for this national event. Paul Megna, owner of 360icons and one of the most popular figures in competitive gaming will also be attending along with Hastro, Foreplay, Stainville, Cheeto, and Frag Cup 4 winner Aches. NCG has also invested in a professional film/production company to document the event and tell the stories of several pro gaming teams & players as they progress through the tournaments, enhancing the excitement and drama that already engulfs these types of events. 

Pro & amateur teams can purchase their passes in advance online at  www.eTix.com or purchase them at the event if it has not been sold out. NCG and GameStop have also partnered for several other gaming events in 2013 including the 4v4 Pro Challenge at the Carolina Games Summit in February, the 3 Day Bash in July, and the Pro Tour again at the Escapist Expo in October. Any companies or organizations wanting to partner in these events can do so by visiting www.NCGpro.org . National Championship Gaming is a professional tournament gaming and media company with properties such as The Pro Recap Show (TPRS),  VGheaven.com, GameTaste.com, &  GameKillz.com.