VG.Flash are the first team confirmed for ZOTAC Cup Master 2018, the event's organisers have announced.
The World Cyber Arena 2017 champions have secured the first of five invites for the $300,000 event, which will run from August 24-26 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center.
Created last month by merging players from ViCi Gaming and Flash, two of China's strongest teams, VG.Flash already have two titles to their name in addition to a successful qualification campaign for StarSeries & i-League Season 5.
KunHua "LOVEYY" Bai's side and the other four invitees will be joined by the winners of the ZOTAC regional finals that will be held in Asia, Europe and the Americas, each of them with $20,000 on the line in addition to a qualifying spot.
The first of these regional events will take place in just three weeks as Computex Taipei will host the Asia Finals, where the likes of ORDER, MVP PK and Signature will battle it out for a spot in the main tournament.
The team list for ZOTAC Cup Master 2018 currently looks as follows:
|Invite #3||Invite #4|
|Invite #5||Europe Finals winner|
|Americas Finals winner||Asia Finals winner|