$100,000 for CS at EM4 World Finals
The Extreme Masters IV World Championship will be kicking off in less than two weeks from now – ESL have announced there will be $100,000 in the pot for Counter-Strike 1.6.
The final event of the fourth Extreme Masters season will take place 2-6 of March at the CeBIT expo in Hannover Germany. All twelve participating teams will be guaranteed $2,000 as no teams will go home empty handed. The team to be crowned World Champions will be awarded with a cheque of $50,000 just like previous season winners from fnatic. Detailed prize distribution can be viewed below.
World Championship Finals prize distribution
The total prize purse for the World Championship Finals sums up to $170,000 for the three disciplines; Counter-Strike 1.6, World of Warcraft and Quake Live. Last year the finals had a total prize purse of $200,000 split between Counter-Strike 1.6 and World of Warcraft.
HLTV.org will be on site at the World Championship Finals to bring you all of the action from the five day event.