Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Monday, August 22nd 2016 [ME NewsWire]
The annual eSports events for CS: GO players of the Asia–Pacific region, eXTREMESLAND is having its Qualifier rounds across the Asia-Pacific region. The Middle East Qualifiers of the eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS: GO 2016 kicked off last weekend, 11th & 12th August 2016 at Que Club in Dubai. 15 teams battled it out through offline competitions, with the Championship belonging to Team Risky.
The winning team beat Team RVN 2-1, making them the official representatives of the Middle East competing at the Grand Finals to take place in Shanghai, China, where a total prize pool of USD $100,000 is up for grabs. Third place in the Qualifiers went to Team BOT who added a competitive edge to the game last weekend.
This will be the first CS: GO event to have more than twenty teams from Asia Pacific competing in the play-offs in China. The first round of the Asia-Pacific qualifiers took place in Thailand in July, followed by the Middle East last weekend. The next round of the qualifiers is scheduled to take place in Bangalore, India.
ZOWIE, the brand that represents BenQ’s eSports product line-ups, is the title sponsor and the official monitor provider at eXTREMESLAND. During the ongoing games at Que Club, spectators and gamers who attended the event were able to experience the professionalism of ZOWIE’s complete line of products in the experience zone set up during the two days. The experience zone offered the visitors a firsthand experience of ZOWIE products from the SR and TF-X series mousepads to the FK, EC and ZA series mice. This allowed them to be able to understand which ZOWIE gaming accessories suit them with options for right and left-handed players and devices based on the level of grip and smooth functionality.
For updates on eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS: GO 2016, Stay tuned to http://www.extremesland.com/en/. Get ready for a whole lot of intense gaming and excitement!
Introduced in late 2008, ZOWIE is a brand dedicated to the development of the best competitive gaming products to improve eSports athletes' combat performance. In 2015, the ZOWIE brand was acquired by BenQ Corp. to aggressively lead the company's eSports product line with products that deliver true competitive advantages. More information is available at ZOWIE.BenQ.com/.
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