Major League Gaming has raised video game competition to the level of professional sport and is bringing the 4th stop of the 2007 Boost MLG Pro Circuit to Chicago. Thousands of hopeful gamers from across the nation will head to the Windy City to compete for big money, their chance to go head to head with the best pro gamers in the world — Major League Gamers — and perhaps, even become one.
In addition, MLG recently announced that it has added Microsoft’s Shadowrun to the 2007 Boost Mobile Pro Circuit, which will make its debut at the Chicago competition. Shadowrun is the third new game title added to MLG’s circuit this year, following Ubisoft’s Rainbow Six: Las Vegas and Microsoft’s Gears of War, and will bring more competitors, spectators and prize money than ever before.
Spectators can watch the tournament live at the Pheasant Run Resort & Spa, St Charles. The entire event will also be streamed live through the MLG Broadband network free of charge. Log on to MLGPro.com to view all the action, hear play-by-play commentary and witness the rise of the next great Major League Gamer superstars.
Friday, August 17; Doors open at 1:30 pm, competition starts at 5 pm
Saturday, August 18; Doors open at 8 am, competition starts at 10 am
Sunday, August 19; Doors open at 8 am, championship round starts at 10 am