$1.6 million. That is the amount you could stand to win under new plans for a Battlefield 3 tournament from Virgin Gaming. DICE, of EA Games, and Virgin Gaming today announced the Battlefield 3 Worldwide Conquest Tournament in preparation for the October 25th/October 28th launch of the game. It will be the largest console videogame competition in gaming history and players from around the world will compete online in Battlefield 3 for a chance to win $1.6 million in cold hard cash. The online tournament begins in early 2012, so there’s plenty of time to practice and get good used to the new game, and will culminate with a live grand finale where the players with the best Battlefield skills will walk away with a share of the prize pool. For more information you can visit www.BattlefieldMillions.com.
So, $1.6 million isn’t too shabby for being good at a videogame. Who’s up for the challenge?