Warcraft III RTS Tournament & Event

Most of us have played, or at least heard of Blizzard Entertainment‘s Warcraft series, right? That’s the game the most popular MMORPG in the world, World of Warcraft, is based on. Today, the University Network Gaming Society is proud to announce the Warcraft III event at Your University.

Warcraft is a franchise of video games developed by Blizzard Entertainment. The series contains five core games:

  • Warcraft: Orcs & Humans, Tides of Darkness, Beyond the Dark Portal, Reign of Chaos and Frozen Throne
  • World of Warcraft
  • Hearthstone

The first game was released in 1994, followed by Warcraft II in 1995 and finally Warcraft III in 2002. The franchise was a huge hit, with Blizzard fans rushing to midnight releases of these games. In other words, Blizzard Entertainment had found its main franchise.

warcraft 3 collector's edition
Official Collector’s Edition

Warcraft’s lore

The Warcraft franchise takes place on fantasy planet of Azeroth (mostly). Split in several continents (Eastern Kingdoms, Kalimdor, Northrend, Pandaria, Broken Isles, Kul’Tiras and Zandalar). The main story of this franchise is the constant war between the two factions (Alliance and Horde) with the threat from the evil titan Sargeras and his Legion sprinkled on top. In other words, the lore is rich with different characters, events, and amazing stories. If you want to read more about the game’s lore, you can do so on WoWWiki, since we don’t have time to talk about all of it.

We’re here to talk about the RTS (Real-Time Strategy) tournament and event we’re organizing at Your University. In other words, we’ll be playing Warcraft III all day long. The main tournament format is 1 versus 1, with 16 players total. As always, single elimination bracket, but 3 matches total between players. Maps will be selected randomly from official Blizzard’s map pool. In addition, you’ll also be able to play free for all or 2 versus 2, 3 versus 3 and so on, but aside from the tournament. Winner of the 1 versus 1 tournament will receive exclusive gear from Blizzard’s online store, and the runner-up will be rewarded with some in-game goodies.

Requirements to join are:

  • You must have your own setup (mouse, keyboard, headset)
  • You must have your own PC or a laptop (or have the University provide one for you)
  • Battle.net account

We’re looking forward to seeing you there, and best of luck at the tournament! To sign up, please email us at event@sotongamesoc.com and include your first and last name as well as your gamer tag.

Helpful Tips to Safely Swap your RS3 to OSRS with Legit Swapping Website


Swapping RS3 to OSRS Gold is recently the most sought after activity in Runescape. It makes the game enjoyable, it makes it fun and flexible, and it makes you get the best of both worlds. Jagex has termed swapping as the legal and allowed process which makes the activity practiced by millions of RS Players.

Swapping is done via swapping websites and via a fixed swap rate that is determined through demand and supply.Its the duty of the customers to make sure that the rate they are getting is not a rip off and the swapping agent is not looting them. Jagex have taken no responsibility of any swapper so all the duty lies on the customer to find a trusted person to swap. The trades done are 100% trust trades and majority of swappers will ask the customers to go first. If you are vary of this, you can also do your trade in increments.

Just like in the real world, the world of Runescape players is also filled with scammers and you need to be absolutely sure before proceeding to handing over all your money to a stranger. Every swapping agent will ask for you money beforehand, and will pay afterwards, thats the unsaid rule of rsgp swapping world but this also makes way for scammers because they will pose as swapping agents and try to lure you into a swap and run with your money. There is no way to get the scammed money back because Jagex does not take any responsibility of stolen gold. So how can you be safe from getting scammed and dodged while swapping your gold? The answer is simple, only use ‘ZedRS’ to swap all your rs3 gold to osrs . Why ZedRS? They have a 7 years experience in the swapping and they are the oldest runescape gold swapping website.

Swapping RS3 Gold Safely

Swapping safely however is possible because the majority of the people out there are legit and honest. the first step to find anyone trusted and the most reliable way to do that is to read reviews. Anyone who has no views will be a shady person, whereas make sure to spot fake planted reviews as well. So the people will legit reviews will be easily spotted. Next never give away all your gold in the first trade, always split ur money because the scammer will always scam at the very first trade, they never wait for seconds and thirds, so start with a small amount and increase gradually. This process can be a bit time consuming but it is the safest way to swap.

Another good way is to screen record all the trade and in case of a scam, make sure to publicise the video proof and make others aware. This can be done on youtube, reddit and other channels. There are also several forums and runescape chat rooms where the message can be circulated and force the scammer in isolation.

How to Swap RS3 and OSRS Gold?

Our personal choice is ZedRS whenever we are looking to swap rs3 to osrs gold . They offer the best value for the gold and always up to date with the swap rates. Never ever have I ever got ripped off of them. 100% Recommended. You can also find their feedback on their sub reddit for swapping gold: Runescape Gold Swap Reddit

Swapping safely leads to an enjoyable gaming experience and wholesome enjoyment because losing Runescape GP hurts so damn much !