Korean fantasy martial-arts MMO Blade & Soul is much more action-based than typical MMO and NCSoft is heavily supporting the PvP aspect with a large yearly tournament replete with cash prizes. This official annual world championship will open to west, before that we will see another Blade & Soul tournament at ESL on February 7th.
This Blade & Soul’s community 1on1 cups is under best of 3 single-elimination format. Everyone with level 15 or above can participate on the cup. The game uses a cross-server system, so anyone from any server can participate (on the cup corresponding to their region).