ASUS to host ROG Masters in Asia, will feature USD 200,000 in prize pool.
The road to Kuala Lumpur officially begins in Asus Republic of Gamers’ ROG Masters.
Republic of Gamers, Asus’ PC hardware and peripheral gaming brand, has just launched the ROG Masters, a multi-title Electronic Sports tournament inviting teams from Asia and Oceania to compete in competitive gaming titles, Dota 2 and Counter Strike: Global Offensive for a combined prize pool of USD 200,000.
The open tournament will have its Online Qualifier phase, featuring 5 different regions from all across Asia and Oceania, with the winners to meet in the LAN finals which will be held this coming November 12 and 13 in the Kuala Lumpur City Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Registration and Qualifier Dates
|Game||Registration Phase||Online Qualifiers||Regions||Prize Pool|
|Dota 2||Today – Sept 4, 2016||Sept – Oct 2016||OCE, EA, SEA,
|Counter Strike: Global Offensive||Today – Sept 4, 2016||Sept – Oct 2016||OCE, EA, SEA,
- OCE – Australia, New Zealand
- EA – Japan, Taiwan, Korea, Hong Kong, Macau
- SEA – Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, Myanmar, Cambodia
- CN – China
- ROA – Rest of Asia
Interested participants can head on to tournament’s official website, www.ROG-Masters.com.
Asia has become home to famed Dota 2 teams such as MVP Phoenix, TNC Pro Team Dota 2 and Fnatic Dota, all of which have clinched Top 8 spots in the recently concluded The International Dota 2 Championships 2016. ROG Masters aims to “uncover rising talent in the Asian Dota 2 and CS:GO scenes and bring it into the spotlight“.