Seoul, South Korea, September 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ — World Cyber Games, Inc. (WCG), organizer of the premier international video game competition and festival, and Samsung Electronics, the world’s leader in mobile technology, started its official kick-off of the 4th annual WCG 2011 Samsung Mobile Challenge (SMC).

This year’s challenge will be opened to participants from 27 countries including: Australia, Austria, Brazil, Cameroon, Chile, China, Costa Rica, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Namibia, Pakistan, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland, Taiwan, UK, and Ukraine.

The European online preliminary will run for 3 weeks from Sept. 5th to 25th. To participate, the gamers will need to have the official challenge phone Samsung Galaxy S II, and log on to Samsung Apps (Samsung application store) and Game Hub, and download the official mobile game title Asphalt 6. After playing, participants will send their game scores to the ranking system. The top 2 rankers from each country will be invited to the WCG 2011 Samsung Euro Championship to get a chance to attend the upcoming WCG Grand Final in Busan, South Korea from December 8th to December 11th, 2011 and compete to win $65,000 in total.