The CPL is coming back?

Just announced today the Cyberathlete Professional League has been acquired by a Middle Eastern Investment Group and is planning a come back (full release).

Keep an eye here for more details as they become available.

Middle Eastern Investment Group Acquires CPL

Monday 25 August 2008Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirate and Dallas, Texas, USA –, Inc., a leader in the interactive entertainment industry in the USA has announced that its intellectual property, Cyberathlete Professional League® (CPL) has been acquired by an investment group based in the United Arab Emirates.

Ms. Angela Summers, a spokesperson for the acquiring investment group, said, “We are planning to launch a new company which will be named “CPL, LLC” and will be headquartered in the United Arab Emirates. The new company will organize videogame tournaments worldwide.”