WePlay! has announced the first details about its first-ever CS:GO tournament, featuring a $50,000 prize pool.
Known for its Dota2 tournaments, the latest of which came to an end only last week, WePlay! is expanding into CS:GO with a 12-team invitational tournament, running from January 31 through February 3.
Eight teams will be split into two best-of-three, double-elimination groups, with the top two sides of both groups progressing to a single-elimination bracket, joining four invitees.
Below you can find the complete prize distribution for the tournament:
More details about the competition, including the rest of the invites and the broadcast team, will be revealed in the coming weeks, WePlay! added.
🎯 We are proud to announce the WePlay! Lock and Load CS:GO tournament with the $50.000 prize pool!— WePlay! Esport (@WePlayEsport) January 8, 2019
⏰ The event will run from January 31 to February 3rd.
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