X-Play turns up the heat this summer with NBA 2K15 Pilipinas Cup

MANILA, Philippines X-Play brings forth the hottest console gaming tournament this summer as NBA 2K15 Pilipinas Cup kicks off with a back-to-back elimination leg starting April 18-19, at the Cyberzone of the newly-opened SM Light Mall in Mandaluyong City.

For four straight weekends, NBA 2K15 Pilipinas Cup will bring together the best NBA 2K players in and around Manila, all vying to take home the crown as the best virtual baller and bag top-of-the-line and exclusive NBA and sponsor merchandise.

“The tournament always draws the top NBA 2K players as it is one of the most anticipated console gaming events,” X-Play Online Games general manager Ronald Aquino said.

Below is the rest of the elimination leg schedule:

April 25 and 26 – SM Sta. Mesa

May 9 and 10 – SM Marikina

Participants must register online in order to secure one of the 64 slots available. Twenty (20) more additional slots are allocated for the waiting list. Walk-in registration is possible, but priority will be given to the online registrants.

Games will be played using NBA 2K15 on the Sony Playstation 4 (PS 4). Participants can bring their own PS4 controller and USB cable, in lieu of the provided peripherals on site.

The final two (2) players from each elimination leg will earn slots in the finale, where they will be joined by four (4) previous NBA 2K tournament winners on gMay 16 at SM Manila.

Tournament leg participants will automatically receive NBA Cafe coupons while the winners will receive more than P2,000 worth of NBA Store merchandise and NBA Cafe coupons combined.

The NBA 2K15 Pilipinas Cup champion will receive a trophy, around P15,000 worth of NBA Store merchandise and NBA Cafe gift certificates combined.

On the other hand, the NBA 2K15 Pilipinas Cup runner-up will also receive a trophy together with P10,000 worth of combined NBA Store merchandise and NBA Cafe gift certificates.

“Aside from having a chance to showcase their skills, the players are also looking forward at bringing home the exclusive prizes,” Aquino adds.

NBA 2K15 Pilipinas Cup is presented by Sony, PlayStation, Cyberzone, NBA.com Philippines, Basketball TV, NBA Store, PhilStar.com and NBA Cafe.

A multi-platform game provider and publisher in Philippines, X-Play is behind the distribution of popular game titles from Take Two Interactive, which includes the NBA 2K series.

To see the full mechanics of the NBA 2K15 Pilipinas Cup and to register for a tournament leg, visit xplay.ph.