Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016
We're excited to announce that CEVO will be hosting the CyberPowerPC Summer 2016 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive $15,000 Main Event! The CyberPowerPC Summer 2016 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive $15,000 Main Event is an online Professional CS:GO tournament taking place on Saturday, August 27th & Sunday, August 28th, 2016 featuring some of the very best CS:GO teams in North America.
The tournament features an 8-team single elimination best-of-three (bo3) map bracket, where the top teams in North America will compete for their share of the $15,000 USD prize pool!
You can follow the action all weekend long (Aug 27-28), as CEVO-TV will be broadcasting each match from the tournament on twitch.tv/cyberpowergaming.
$15,000 MAIN EVENT (AUGUST 27-28)
- 8 team single elimination bracket (6 invited teams + 2 qualifier winners)
- all matches will be played as a best-of-three (bo3) map series
Saturday, August 27th:
Round of 8 - Team SoloMid vs. OpTic Gaming: 12:00 PM ET / 9:00 AM PT
Round of 8 - Team Liquid vs. Luminosity Gaming: 2:30 PM ET / 11:30 AM PT
Round of 8 - Cloud9 vs. NRG: 5:00 PM ET / 2:00 PM PT
Round of 8 - Immortals vs. Selfless: 7:30 PM ET / 4:30 PM PT
Sunday, August 28th:
Semi-Final - Team Liquid vs. OpTic Gaming: 2:30 PM ET / 11:30 AM PT
Semi-Final - Cloud9 vs. Immortals: 5:00 PM ET / 2:00 PM PT
Grand Finals: 7:30 PM ET / 4:30 PM PT
1) Team Liquid
4) Team SoloMid (Qualifier #1 Winner)
5) OpTic Gaming
8) Luminosity Gaming
Prize Pool ($15,000.00 USD):
1st Place - $9,000.00
2nd Place - $3,000.00
3rd/4th Place - $1,500.00
3rd/4th Place - $1,500.00
Each week, CyberPowerPC will be giving away different prizes as we approach the CP Summer Series Finals. Check back every week and complete the tasks to enter to win. The more you do, the higher your chances to win.
CyberPowerPC is one of the nation-wide leading computer system manufacturers. As published in the Los Angeles Business Journal in 2003, we were the fastest growing private company in Los Angeles. With vision, commitment, and steadfast determination, we manufacture and distribute various customized high-end gaming machines, notebook systems and high performance workstations to meet the unique needs for gamers, businesses, government agencies, educational institutions and other end-users. CyberPowerPC was founded with two simple goals in mind. It is to provide our customers with both personalized cutting edge technology at wholesales prices and an extensive range of technological support. By being the manufacturer and the distributor, we are dedicated to meet your personalized desires with the highest performance for all your gaming and digital media solutions. For more information visit: http://www.cyberpowerpc.com/
CEVO is a global eSports company built around North America’s largest competitive online PC gaming league. Founded in December of 2004 with the intention to transform competitive online gaming into a professional sport, CEVO has been hosting both free and pay-to-play tournaments across a variety of AAA titles for almost 10 years. Through CEVO-TV we are also engaged in online broadcasting and other digital media. Additionally, CEVO offers event management, marketing, development, and design solutions for clients looking to get involved in the business of eSports. For more information visit cevo.com.
About Counter-Strike: Global Offensive:
CS:GO is the latest installment in the Counter-Strike series. Since it was launched in August of 1999, Counter-Strike has become one the most played online games of all time, and the series has sold over 25 million copies. In the past year, CS:GO’s player numbers have increased by more than 250%, and over $3.5 mil have been paid to community content creators making and selling new items and levels for the games.