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The community has what it asked for, Rainbow Six: Siege gets across the board with its first massive LAN Finale in the country.

Nodwin Gaming, India’s leading esports giant along with ESL, the world’s largest esports firm have announced the Rainbow Siege India Series 2019. The Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC) in Kondapur, will be hosting the finals beginning from 22nd November 2019.

For the First time in India, ESL along with NODWIN Gaming, brought the Rainbow Six: Seige India Series, the first official tournament by Ubisoft, developers of the game. The finale for the India series will see the 4 qualified teams put in their all for a prize pool of INR 2,00,000.

The journey towards the finale went through 2 online qualifiers where the top 2 teams from each qualifier were given a slot in the LAN Finale of the tournament. The qualifiers took place online on the ESL Play platform and a huge number of teams registered for the tournament the total number being 188 registered teams. This shows how big the community of Rainbow Six: Siege is in India. The winner will be walking away with a prize money of INR 1,00,000, the runner-up’s share will be 50,000 INR, while the 3rd and 4th positioned teams will get 25,000 INR each.

Akshat Rathee, Founder and MD, NODWIN Gaming had a few words to share:

“The ESL Play R6 Community Cups were started by us close to a year ago in our effort in nurturing and keeping together this passionate community. Like all good things, this has levelled up and has paved the way for a LAN Finale! Hosted alongside big tournaments like the ESL India Premiership and the Red Bull R1v1r Runes, the Rainbow 6 India Series LAN Finale will take place under our latest product, the NODWIN Esports Arena. The overwhelming response from our community at our first attempt to mainstream R6 is truly a boost going forward..”

The top 4 teams competing in the Lan Finals are:

  1. Nite Esports
  2. Vector Sports
  3. Team Quantum G1
  4. Level Zero Esports

All the best to the teams competing in the LAN finale and we are looking forward to seeing this first of its kind event to become a massive success.

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