Assembly Winter 2017 organizes a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament in Helsinki Convention & Exhibition Centre on February 3.-4. in which 16 teams will be competing for a $15,000 USD prize pot.
Assembly continues their series of professional CS:GO tournament in the upcoming Winter 2017 event. This time the event is bigger than ever with 16 teams joining the tournament via invites and an online qualifier for Finnish teams. The matches will be played and commentated live in front of the crowd of our digital festival on Fri-Sat, February 3-4 in Helsinki Exhibition & Convention Centre.
Time: Fri-Sat, Feb 3-4, 2017
Place: Helsinki Convention & Exhibition Centre, Finland
Prizes: $15,000 USD
Format: GSL groups + single elimination playoffs
Participation: Invites + Finnish qualifier
$15,000 USD will be spread among the top four teams as follows:
The teams will enter the tournament either via a direct invite or through the online qualifier which is meant for Finnish teams. In order to receive an invite, teams must request an invite on the January 15th the latest. The invitation includes only a spot in the tournament, no travel or accommodation expenses are covered. All teams interested in the event are encouraged to apply for an invite as there are double the spots as before up for grabs.
The online qualifier which is open only for Finnish teams will be held on Sunday, January 22nd. The sign-up info will be released later. We will release the info about the qualifier later.
The participation in the tournament costs €250 EUR for each team.
More information about participation, qualifiers and the schedule can be found from the tournament site.