The annual eSports event for CS:GO players of the Asia-Pacific region has now been announced as EXTREMESLAND Zowie Asia CS:GO 2016 Championship, BenQ has recently strengthened its dedication to eSports segment by adopting ZOWIE as the new brand for its gaming-related line after investing in the company. BenQ will continue to show its commitment to gamers by providing eSports athletes with premium professional gaming products via the ZOWIE identity.
The eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO 2016 will feature, ZOWIE, the brand that represents BenQ’s eSports product line-up, as the title sponsor and the official monitor provider in the coming eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO championship, the competition will cover over 20 countries across Asia-Pacific. Nearly a thousand CS:GO teams are set to take part in the qualifiers from July until August.
The qualifiers include both online and offline competitions and 16 teams will emerge from these qualifiers and battle it out during the Asian Grand Final held at China in September to contend for the prize pool of $ 100,000.
eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO 2016 – India
The eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO 2016 India Championship local qualifiers will follow the mentioned schedule:
- Registrations open from 21st of June, 2016 to 8th of July, 2016.
- Online Qualifiers Phase 1: 11th July 2016 to 28th of July, 2016.
- Online Semifinals – Phase 2: 9th and 10th of August 2016
- Offline Finals: 20th and 21st of August, 2016 @ LXG, Bangalore
The qualifiers will be open for Pro Teams from India and the winner of the Indian league will be sent to Shanghai, China to represent the country, on company expenses. The offline finals will be held at the best gaming lounge of the nation, LXG – League of Extraordinary Gamers, Bangalore and will give the top 4 teams of India a chance to battle it out for the coveted prize participation in the eXTREMESLAND Asia Pacific finals in China.
Interestingly, BenQ Zowie will also set up a boot camp for the final winners to help them prepare better for the Asia Pacific Finals. Teams and participants can register themselves on the LXG website for the event: http://goo.gl/v0Zkov.
As a title sponsor, all eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO 2016 matches will be played with eSports monitors provided by BenQ ZOWIE to ensure that all competitors will play without any compromise in their performance. The event will be supported by LXGIndia and SoStronk.