Spirit Lan 8
Spirit Lan 8 was a major offline event held in Segré, France. The event featured tournaments for six games:
- Counter-Strike 1.6
- Female Counter-Strike 1.6
- Counter-Strike Source
- StarCraft II
- Trackmania Nation Forever
- Super Street Fighter IV
The StarCraft II tournament was part of the French Master Series 2010/2011, a qualifier for the Electronic Sports World Cup 2011. 80 players competed in an initial group stage, which was followed by a double-elimination playoff.
During the first round of group stage, the 80 players were placed in 16 groups of 4 and 5 players, and played best of three matches. There was then double-elimination playoffs, played in best of three.
Converted USD prizes are based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on January 30, 2011: 1 EUR = 1.35778 USD.