2006 CJ SuperFight 2
(≃ $11,649 USD)
The 2006-2007 CJ SuperFight was created by CJ Media (the sponsor behind CJ Entus) as a series of show matches. The series were broadcast live over a number of their channels: XTM (action movie channel), Xsports (sports), Mnet (music MTV-style); and internet streams: GOMTV (online streaming broadcasting) and Naver (internet portal broadcasting). CJ Media created elaborate introductions for players and featured lucrative prize pools, among the highest for a one-day event. Each broadcast also included First Person views of each participant and some matches branched into popular games aside from StarCraft.
The SuperFight show matches were held once approximately every month from October 2006 to May 2007. These show matches featured invited progamer with themes, such as New & Old and the Race Wars.
With the success of the first SuperFight, the second one was held a month later. The concept for these show-matches was "Old and New". Starting off with a opening game between two newer players, Sea (age 14) and Canata (17). The main event of the night was between two stars from an older generation of progamers, NaDa (21) and Reach (21).
Prize money was awarded to the top finishers per the below: Information concerning further cash prizes for other top finishers is not readily available.
|Protoss (1)||Terran (3)||Zerg (0)|
The opening match was a best of one, while the main event was a best of five format.