SEOUL, South Korea, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- World Cyber Games Inc. (WCG), organizer of the premier global game competition and festival, has announced three additional official game titles and two promotional game titles to be featured throughout 2013.
The new official titles include worldwide fan favorites 'StarCraft® II: Heart of the Swarm™' (StarCraft II) and 'Warcraft® III: The Frozen Throne®' (Warcraft III), and arcade favorite 'Super Street Fighter® IV Arcade Edition Ver. 2012' (Super Street Fighter IV). In addition, 'NiZhan (AssaultFire)' and 'QQ Speed' are adding to the promotional game titles. They will join the previously announced four official titles.
Blizzard Entertainment's 'StarCraft II' and 'Warcraft III' return to the WCG Grand Final as two of the most popular competitive titles since the inception of the WCG thirteen years ago. This will also be the final year that 'Warcraft III' will be featured in WCG, making this a very special farewell tournaments for Warcraft that WCG fans can enjoy. And Capcom's 'Super Street Fighter IV', one of the most popular fighting games will thrill the cyber fighters. Tencent's 'NiZhan (AssaultFire)' and 'QQ Speed', games developed in Asia will be introduced to gain popularity all over the world.
"This year WCG selected world's most popular titles across every genre in competitive gaming today. WCG values gamer feedback and we have determined that the announced titles are among the most popular and challenging titles available today," said Brad Lee, CEO of World Cyber Games, Inc., organizer of WCG. "We are excited to unveil the official game titles for the 2013 Grand Final and we look forward to another exciting year of competition to crown the best players in the world in Kunshan, China."
WCG 2013 Official Game Titles:
- Cross Fire® / SMILEGATE / FPS (First Person Shooting)
- FIFA 14 / Electronic Arts / Sports
- League of Legends® / Riot Games / MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena)
- StarCraft® II: Heart of the Swarm™ / Blizzard Entertainment / RTS (Real Time Strategy)
- Super Street Fighter® IV Arcade Edition Ver. 2012 / Capcom / Fighting
- Warcraft® III: The Frozen Throne® / Blizzard Entertainment / RTS (Real Time Strategy)
- World of Tanks / Wargaming / Action MMO (Massively Multiplayer Online)
WCG 2013 Promotional Game Titles:
- NiZhan (AssaultFire) / Tencent / FPS (First Person Shooting)
- QQ Speed / Tencent / Racing
SOURCE World Cyber Games Inc.