is proud to present… MSI Master Overclocking Arena Australian and New Zealand Qualifier Get your systems ready to bench! MSI is proud to announce the AUNZ qualifier for MOA. MSI is calling upon overclocking aficionados from Australia and New Zealand to push their systems to the limit and submit their scores as the AUNZ qualifiers will start as of today! 2 of the best overclockers from Australia and New Zealand will earn flights, accommodation and hardware to compete and represent AUNZ in Jakarta at the APAC MOA finals in July. Benchmark: This year the benchmark will be 3D MARK VANTAGE by FUTUREMARK, the 2 highest scores will earn an invite to the APAC MOA grand final in Jakarta, Indonesia. Rules: 1. There is a limitation of 1 GPU ( no dual gpu cards allowed ) 2. You must have your 3dmark score, CPU-Z showing CPU and Memory tabs and GPU-Z showing GPU clocks in your screenshot. 2b. You can find a good example of a valid screenshot here: http://www.hwbot.org/rankings/benchmark/3dmark_vantage_-_performance/rules 2a. You must have the following as your wallpaper: http://imgur.com/YvR5k 3. You must provide a valid Futuremark validation link. 3a. You must use a registered and valid version of 3DMark Vantage 4. GPU PHYSX MUST be disabled. 5. There are NO manufacturer Hardware limitation’s. 6. There is to be strictly no hardware sharing allowed. 7. You must post your screen shot and vantage validation link in this thread. 8. Your username and email must be clearly shown in your submission post as well as your screenshot, failure to do so will result in your submission being ignored. 9. Any forms of cheating will mean an instant BAN from competing. 10. Winners will be announced after all the submissions have been checked for validity. 11. MSI reserves the right to change any aspect of this competition and deny any submission for any reason they deem. 12. You will have 3 weeks to supply your submissions starting 1st April 2011 and ending 29th April 2011. Extended to 29th April 13. Upon request you will have to supply the valid submission file to one of the moderators for fact checking. 14. MSI reserves the right to ask you to re-run the benchmark to verify your result if deemed necessary. 15. All entries are to be posted in either this thread or under our MOA Facebook update – submissions made elsewhere will be invalid unless specified. 16. Contestants must be able to travel overseas during the beginning of July. 17. You must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident currently living in Australia or New Zealand to enter. Prizes: The two highest scores achieved in the AUNZ MOA Qualifier will be invited to Jakarta, Indonesia to compete and represent AUNZ in the PAN-ASIA Qualifier. * Flights and accomodation paid by MSI * Hardware provided in advance and on the day to winners (most likely Big Bang MB and N580 Lightning) To celebrate the launch of MOA and MSI Australia's facebook MSI will be giving out hardware prizes to fans of MSI. To start off MSI will be giving away its R6950 Twin Frozr II OC Edition video card! To be eligible to win this prize and future prizes all you have to do is become a fan of MSI. How do you become a fan? Simply like our facebook page and you will instantly be in the running to not only win this video card but future hardware giveaways! You can visit our facebook page by clicking here The winner of the R6950 Twin Frozr II OC Edition will be chosen on the 29th April 2011 along with the winners of the AUNZ qualifer. All submissions, prizes and giveaways will close at midnight on the 29th and winners will be announced on 2nd May.