Wargaming.net has announced the opening of registration for their second annual International World of Tanks Ural Steel Championship 2012, held in Moscow, Russia.
Sixteen teams of the world's best World of Tanks gamers from America, Europe, Russia, China, and Southeast Asia will compete on six battle maps for their shot at the bragging rights of Ural Steel Championship 2012 winner and a prize purse of $77,000 USD. The Grand Finals will take place on September 15th - 16th at CSKA Sport Arena in Moscow, Russia.
UralVagonZavod is partnering with Wargaming.net to bring you this grand event, and boasts one of the largest scientific and industrial complexes in Russia and the largest tank manufacturer in the world! Also associated is the Russian Cyber-sport Federation.
World of Tanks is a free-to-play armored warfare MMO by Wargaming.net with highly customizable and flexible gameplay. Upgrade and develop authentic vehicles, and try tons of weapons. Each unit type has strengths and weaknesses, and in the right hands can help to make or break team objectives.
For more information, or to register and play for free, visit http://worldoftanks.com/registration/.