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17th Jun 2003, 08:12 PM
A press release from the Electronic Sports World Cup. For information on tickets, visit the ESWorld Sports Holiday Package website, or call +33 549 493 080.

June 17, 2003 - Electronic Sports World Cup announces the event program, provides information about the unique and exciting e-sport show, and provides the various prices for the E-sport Holiday Packages.

The Electronic Sports World Cup will not only gather 400 top-class players from all around the world. It will not only provide high level tournaments in Counter-Strike, Warcraft III, Unreal Tournament 2003 and Quake III Arena for $150.000 of cash prizes. But, it will also provide a unique opportunity for visitors to watch the most exciting electronic sports show.

Every day, the Congress Center of the Futuroscope will host thrilling matches through four sessions in the main stage (1200 seats) plus three sessions in the secondary stage (150 seats). Each session will offer unique features such as:

Matches played on-stage and displayed live on a giant screen.
Live comments in both English and French. (Infrared headphones for English)
Additional in-game views displayed on plasma screens in front of each players.
Players' statistics and heart rate monitoring to dive into the champions' mind.
Interactive interviews of star players before and after each match.
General explanations for the large audience and sharp analyses for experienced players.