The New Zealand national qualifying round of Blizzard’s StarCraft II World Championship series is open for registration, and the national finals will be held live in Auckland on the 2nd of June.

Players interested in competing can register here, however reigstrations close soon so move quickly.

Entry is free, and for those who live outside of Auckland and make it into the national finals, flights and accommodation will be provided. Naturally, the New Zealand qualifiers are open to New Zealand citizens and passport holders only, and entry is restricted to those aged 13 and older.

More conditions, the tournament structure and the map pool can be found through the link above.

Two winners from the national finals will move forward to represent New Zealand in the StarCraft II World Championship Series.

The national finals are also free to attend for anyone interested in watching, and additional live entertainment will be provided.