Regional Qualifier Process Revealed for IWO
Today Intel and Capcom announced that Brazil and the Dominican Republic join the United States as one of the 12 national/territory teams that will be competing in the Intel World Open featuring Street Fighter V.
The are two paths to create a team for the IWO. In the National/Territory process 12 nations/territories are pre-selected to form national teams. The national qualifiers will begin March and determine each country’s four best players who will come together and form the national team of that country. There will be no limit on the number of participants. Once the final national teams form, they advance to Poland in June for the semi-finals.
National/Territory Qualifier Schedule
Regional Qualifier Process
North America, South America and Central America are the first three regions announced for inclusion in the regional qualifier process.
Players outside of the 12 pre-selected national team countries can participate through the regional qualifier process that will take place between March and May. Eight teams will advance to the semi-finals in Poland through the regional qualifier process.
Regional Qualifier Schedule