eSport, Video games, Games
Pomf et Thud are launching the NATIONWARS 2 !
16 countries competing for the Title of best Country on Starcraft 2.
Hadrien 'Thud' NOCI, regarding the tournament" This is an exotic format, bringing a genuine and passionate entertainment ! When the teams are lining up the feeling is quite special and exalting ! The AllKill format allows crazy scenarios to happen, and the players to shine and make the difference!"
"We want people to be involved in this project in order to make it their own. Participants can pick the players Lineup and choose who will stand for their colours & Flag. They also have the power to Tip the CashPrice Live, depending on the performance of their Champions ! It will be Awesome !" adds Alexandre 'Pomf' Noci
NATIONWARS 2 is a participative Tournament which offers the audience to decide the scale of the Finals, and to fund the CashPrize Live.
Crowdfunding Principles : You pledge to give the amount you want to the project, for the reward you like the most. Money is only debited once the project has reached the first Objective. Then the purchase is effective, and the prject receives the funds.
We want to bring the Finals to a prestigious venue : Le Trianon de Paris, the 26yj of July 2014
Le Trianon Paris, 80 Boulevard de Rochechouart, 75018 Paris
Let's have a ball enjoying serious and unforgettable games. Finals onstage at "Le Trianon" will only happen if you share our enthusiasm for this brand new Show, with the highest level of Starcraft 2 skill in the World. That's why we need you!
By opening a crowdfunding project on kisskissbankbank.com, Pomf &Thud and O'Gaming are offering the community to take part in the adventure, donate and fund what you feel like in the CashPrize as well as the final episode of this story.
Crowdfunding & pledges by Pomf & Thud (with subtitles)
Crowdfunding Objectives :
FIRST OBJECTIVE: BRING THE FINALS TO "LE TRIANON"
First step is set at 145.000 euros. The funding plan is composed by 80.000 euros of Entry tickets sales, (included in the gauge) and by 65.000 euros of additional Online donations, allowing us to cover the Production expenses of the Finals which amounts145.000 euros.
The Finals Program : The four best Teams are battling Onstage for the Title through 4 final matches (Ro4 & Finals). As an interlude, 16 players selected by draw lots (see the "PAWN" Option) will play to defend their colours in the Pandemonium broke out of two exhibition FreeForAlls.
On the 26th of July 2014, a thousand people will attend the Show and live the Event onspot. Entry Tickets will be numbered and divided in 3 seats category: category 3, category 2 and categorie 1 (golden circle tickets) depending on the placement in the venue.
If you help us reach this first step , you also fund a minimum cashprize of 15.000 euros (20.700 USD).
The bigger the project is, the higher the CashPrize will be for players to share.
2ND OBJECTIVE : NATIONWARS CHAMPIONS VS KOREAN SELECTION
If the crowdfunding plan goes above the first step by 20.000 euros (or more) and reaches 165.000 euros, NATIONWARS 2 will be enhanced by an epic epilogue !
We offer to produce an Ultimate Match, opposing the NATIONWARS 2 winner and the South Korean selection, BestOf9 games in the following weeks after the Finals (date to be determined still). The NATIONWARS 2 Champion will face Korea and try to dethrone the indisputable holder of the title, on Starcraft 2.
This epilogue Show will be played and Broadcasted 100% Online, with multilingual casting, happening in August 2014, offering 5.000 euros (6.900USD) garanteed CashPrize, if step 2 is reached.
WHAT HAPPENS BEYOND THE SECOND OBJECTIVE ?
If the second Step is reached, and if the pledges go above 165.000 euros, any additional donation will be split betwwen the Production of the NATIONWARS Tournament (50%) and the Tournament CashPrize (50%).
WHAT HAPPPENS IF THE CROWDFUNDING DOES NOT REACH ITS GOALS ?
If the crowdfunding does not reach Step 1 before the end of the collection, your pledges will not be debited (booking cancellation of the venue without fees) and the tournament will keep its original form. The NATIONWARS 2 Finals will happen as a premium quality Online Show, on the 26th of July 2014, with a total CashPrize of 7.000 euros (9.600 USD).
In order to thank you for making the NATIONWARS happen and for your support, Pomf &Thud and Kisskissbankbank have set a variety of rewards listed on the right hand column. We hope you will find a reward you will like.
After the closing of the collection and once the project is validated, participants will receive a Newsletter, sent by the Tournaments Organization, where you will be able to fill in complementary informations for the rewards' production and shipment.
Around the 1st of July 2014 you will receive the rewards (Digital rewards are to be downloaded), when the pledges are cashed.
The O'Gaming team, Thud & I (Pomf) thank from the bottom of our hearts each person who are participating and will participate, allowing this project to succeed. Starcraft 2 continues to provide us the strongest emotions and we want to share them with you !
WHAT HAS O'GAMING ALREADY ACCOMPLISHED
O'Gaming produces games related Tournament and Entertainment since 2011
O'gaming's Video Games WebTv : http://www.ogaming.tv/
Ironsquid 2 @ le Grand Rex - 26 th of January 2013
Tales of the Lane (crowdfunded tournament) - 11th of November 2012
We hope that NATIONWARS 2 thrills will compete with the energy and fun we had on our previous tournaments, and that this day will stay as an unforgettable memory for the Kissbankers and the audience !
HOW WILL THE DONATIONS BE SPENT ?
Production expenses :
Rental of the Trianon : Venue rental for two days (Installation and rehearsal day on the 25th and the Event Day on the 26th of July 2014) - Security payroll, Welcome team, SIAP Firemen, the Trianon's Technical staff & Technical equipment.
Show and Stream : Rental of Technical Show equipment in captation & broadcasting for sound and image, SFX, Lights, decoration, Signalling system, Streaming tools and devices, computing, Staff Catering, hosting and travels, Payroll of technical staff, casters and speakers.
Players expenses : Hosting, travels and defrayal fo the 12 qualified players
Compensations : Production costs of the rewards (14% of the donation average price)
CashPrize : Prizemoney of the tournament, split into the 4 winning teams
KKBB fees: Crowdfunding plateform commissions, including transaction banking fees
The first NATIONWARS edition crowned Norway and gathered more than 300.000 spectators worldwide, and 2 Millions cumulated audience. The title is now In Play and pretenders are more numerous... See you on the Streams or in "Le Trianon" de Paris, to share some kickass Starcraft 2 actions ! This tournament is yours, take it
The O'GAMING AND POMF&THUD TEAMS