The Polish ESL Pro Series is ready to kick off the fifth season, switching from CS 1.6 to CS:GO, starting Sunday this weekend.
As the four time champions of the Polish EPS, ESC Gaming did not have to go through the three qualification stages to gain access to the season.
The qualification stages qualified nine teams, which makes the season see following teams participate:
|ESC Gaming||TaZ, Neo, Loord, kuben, pasha|
||szpero, hamtaro, rDh, MEFIU, nvm|
||Norbiak, DiAMon, DOBEE1, f4C3C4T, kub|
| Banana Phone
||peet, Adamsk1, DEJV, Hyper, prv|
||michau, deiks, Swap, titan, emems|
| iNET koxXx
||easy, EMPOWEREDD., izak, saju, ved|
| Drunken Globus
|| Divinity, dOK, drive, pistolero, sonamed, ths
| J Z S
||djabeU, GODiNSKY, HELU, LEASEK, LuSH, morelzzo, NGO|
||abdul, gal, mhl, tOmaS, galbaroo, sylvo, USZLUSiON|
|GG Wellplayed||Ahito, bialy, MICHU, Snax, SZOSZON|
There will be a total of nine match days, all of which will take place on Sundays at 21:00. One match per week will as previous seasons be covered by the Polish ESL TV, though the kickoff on Sunday will feature two, one at 21:00 and another at 22:00.
The prize purse is as previous season set at 8800 PLN, which is equivalent to roughly €2,067. The top four placed teams at the end of the online group stage will advance to the season LAN finals, taking place in December.