Event Coverage: NVIDIA GeForce LAN Tournament 2011

Updated with photos from the event.

 
Event Coverage: NVIDIA GeForce LAN Tournament 2011

The NVIDIA GeForce LAN Tournament is underway in Mumbai, where scores of gamers are vying for a total of Rs 10 lakh in prizes across games such as Counter Strike 1.6, Call of Duty 4, FIFA, NFS, and GTA. I will be tweeting live from the event to bring you blow-by-blow updates on the tournament. To stay in tune with the latest happenings at the scene, Follow us on Twitter, or Like us on Facebook.


Update: For those of you who did not follow our updates on Twitter and Facebook, here are some photos from the event:


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Apparently, some gamers had arrived at the venue as early as 2 am.

 

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The view from the stage.


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The special battle zone set up for competitive tournaments.


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Visitors get a taste of 3D gaming.


NVIDIA GeForce LAN Tournament Coverage

Various games were available on Alienware M14X laptops in the free-to-play section.

 

NVIDIA GeForce LAN Tournament Coverage

Ra.One merchandise (including pencil boxes and sharpeners) for sale at the event.

 

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Street Fighter tournament at the ZOTAC booth.

 

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A gamer getting himself tattooed by the booth babes at ZOTAC.


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The tournament finals being held onstage, just before Shah Rukh Khan arrived.


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Shah Rukh Khan unveils the Ra.One Signature Edition graphics cards.


Overall, the event was a success with over 600 participants, including a couple of visiting teams from as far away as Malaysia. Hopefully, we will see more such events in the future.


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