ESL SEE Season 2 with €2,500
ESL has announced the second edition of its South East Europe Championship (SEE), to feature offline finals and a prize purse of €2,500.
Together with PlayIT, ESL will be hosting the second season of its South East Europe Championship, a tournament aimed at contributing to the development of the competitive scene in the region, in both Counter-Strike and League of Legends.
A series of qualifiers will take place across the region to determine the 16 teams who will make it to the main round, which will see the top eight sides qualify for the single-elimination playoffs.
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The top three teams of this online qualifier will then secure spots at the season finals, which will take place in Budapest, on November 28-29, as part of HungExpo's Windows 10 PlayIT event. The fourth participant will be determined by a Hungarian-only online qualifier.
Below you can find the allocation of spots for the ESL SEE main round:
|Country/Region||# of slots|
|Greece + Cyprus||2|
|Romania + Moldova||2|
|Last Chance Qualifier||2|
The timetable for ESL SEE season 2 looks as follows:
- National, regional and last-chance qualifiers - October 10-25
- Group stage and playoffs - October 10- November 8
- Hungarian-only qualifier - November 11
- Season finals - November 28-29
The €2,500 prize pool will be distributed between the top four teams as follows: