ASUS ROG GAMEXPO '16
HELSINKI EXHIBITION AND CONVENTION CENTRE
FRI NOVEMBER 4th - SUN NOVEMBER 6th
On November 4-6 ASUS ROG Tournaments will bring esports to Helsinki GameXpo as the eight best Finnish teams will compete for $10,000 in the ASUS ROG GameXpo 2016 CS:GO tournament.
Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre will once again be home to ASUS ROG Tournaments for a while as we join GameXpo on November 4-6. GameXpo is the largest gaming event in Finland and naturally we don’t want to miss the opportunity to bring esports to the heart of the gaming community. Let us introduce ASUS ROG GameXpo 2016, a $10,000 competition for the top Finnish teams in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, taking its place as the main program of GameXpo.
The tournament will be played on November 4-6 on a large stage inside the GameXpo event. We encourage everyone to come and see the action live from the audience stand with Finnish commentary. Tickets can be bought at messukeskus.com.
Half of the participating teams will be selected via invites while the other half will be determined by online qualifiers, which will be released later. The structure of the tournament is a single elimination bracket with all matches being best-of-3.
Dates: Fri, 4 November - Sun, 6 November, 2016
Place: Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre, Helsinki, Finland
Prize pool: $10,000 USD
Format: Single Elimination Playoffs (bo3)
Streams: Finnish & partner streams
Participation: Invites + qualifiers
Every match will be streamed in Finnish on our main channel. In addition, we are looking for stream partners to cover the event in different languages. If you are interested please fill out the online form.
The tournament will feature eight teams, from which four will be direct invites and four will enter through online qualifiers. More info about the qualifiers will be released soon.
Mikko "xartE" Välimaa
Taneli "diSTURBED" Veikkola
Timo "REFLEX" Rintala
Roope "tomsku" Simpanen
Jesse "KHRN" Grandell
Simo "Leaf" Mykkänen
Joel "joel b" Borgström
Mikael "ociriz" Karkinen
Ville "rEplan" Ijäs
Jere "Sergej" Salo
ASUS ROG Tournaments is bringing esports to GameXpo in Helsinki on Nov 4-6! Check out the details: https://t.co/Ejnuw9leHZ #csgo #gamexpo
Republic of Gamers is a gaming sub brand of ASUS that is comprised of cutting edge hardware tailored for serious gamers. The product branches include; Motherboards, Graphics Cards, LCD Monitors, Gaming Peripherals, Desktops and Laptops. This ASUS ROG Tournament will be solely powered by ASUS and ROG hardware.
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