SOURCE: iGames

December 29, 2010 07:00 ET

The Zerg Infestation Spreads to Alienware Arena's StarCraft II Latin American Challenge

Premier Online Tournament Will Award Latin America's Best StarCraft II Gamer With an Award-Winning Alienware M11x Laptop

MEXICO CITY--(Marketwire - December 29, 2010) - Alienware Arena (http://www.alienwarearena.com) reports today that Zerg infestation from StarCraft II has spread into Latin America with high rates of casualties in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru. Winter conditions have slowed the evolution of the Zerg forces, however brave combatants are needed now in order to save humanity... and win Alienware high-performance PC gaming hardware!

Enlist now in the StarCraft II Latin American Challenge, Alienware Arena's first online tournament in Spanish for the recently launched Spanish Latin American region. The contest is sponsored by iGames and Alienware™, Dell's premier PC gaming brand representing premium power and performance for gamers and technology enthusiasts alike.

Up to 256 gamers will participate in each of four qualifiers on Saturdays in January into February. The best gamer from each qualifier will win an Alienware TactX peripheral and advance to the championships on Saturday, February 12th for their chance to win the grand prize Alienware M11x laptop.

Qualifier 1 -- http://www.alienwarearena.com/latam/event/reto-sc2-1
Qualifier 2 -- http://www.alienwarearena.com/latam/event/reto-sc2-2
Qualifier 3 -- http://www.alienwarearena.com/latam/event/reto-sc2-3
Qualifier 4 -- http://www.alienwarearena.com/latam/event/reto-sc2-4

Registration for Alienware Arena's StarCraft II Latin American Challenge is free and open now for residents of Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru that are 18 years of age or older. Registration and additional event details including the schedule and full contest rules are available at http://www.alienwarearena.com/latam.

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