The next EPICENTER Counter-Strike:Global Offensive tournament, has had it's teams revealed.
The event that will take place from
17'th of December 2019 till 22'nd of December 2019 at the Crocus Expo Hall, Moscow, Russia will hand a total of $500000 in cash prize.
The teams list is as follows: AVANGAR, Natus Vincere, forZe, Team Vitality, Mousesports (whom replaced fnatic, due to the swedes withdrawing from the event), Heroic Gaming, Evil Geniuses, EHOME.
The prize distribution:
- 1'st. - $250000
- 2'nd. - $120000
- 3'rd./4'th. - $40000 each
- 5'th./6'th. - $15000 each
- 7'th./8'th. - $10000 each
The format of the event will see two groups of four teams with the GSL-like system, with all games Bo3, the top 3 from each group will advance into the Single Elimination Bracket, there top 1 will be directly into the Semifinals while second and third teams will duke it out in the Quarterfinals.