Forge of Masters. WePlay! League, a professional CS:GO league for the CIS region, starts on Monday, April 8th

Forge of Masters. WePlay! League, a professional CS:GO league for the CIS region, starts on Monday, April 8th

Top four teams will be invited to the LAN final in Kyiv to play in a double-elimination bracket.

Forge of Masters. WePlay! League will have 3 seasons throughout the year. The first season starts on April 8th and ends up with a LAN-event on May 3-5 in Kyiv, Ukraine. This season's total prize pool is $50,000.

Three seasons of the league will be united by a common mission, while each of them will differ in the original concept of the studio presentation.

Forge of Masters. WePlay! League aims to make the CIS scene less lopsided and give potentially strong teams an opportunity to grow out of the shadows of the top-tier teams. WePlay! wants to contribute to the development of the regional CS:GO esports scene, to enrich the existing infrastructure, and to help the new teams of the CIS region to unlock their potential and to become new stars of the discipline. Evening up the playing field in CIS will improve the general health of international CS:GO scene by providing stronger competition.

 

Participants

Eight teams from the CIS region will compete for the cup of the first season:

Get acknowledged better with the teams right here.

Format and schedule

  • Group Stage, 8 16 April: round robin; each team is playing 7 bo1 matches.
  • Bracket, 3 5 May: Top four teams are invited to the LAN finals to play in a double-elimination bracket.

Monday, April 8

All the matches are played in the “Best of 1” format:

 

  • 15:30 CEST — Broadcast start;
  • 16:15 CEST — Nemiga vs DreamEaters;
  • 17:30 CEST — HellRaisers vs DreamEaters;
  • 18:45 CEST — Vega Squadron vs pro100;
  • 20:00 CEST — AVANGAR vs Vega Squadron.

 

The official English caster for Forge of Masters. WePlay! League is Adam "Dinko" Hawthorne.

Dinko is a rising CS:GO community star. In his young age, Adam is very close to becoming a veteran caster, having worked on events hosted by ESL, ESC, StarLadder, and others.

Prize Pool

The total prize pool is $50,000.

  • 1st place $20,000
  • 2nd place $10,000
  • 3rd place $4,000
  • 4th place $2,000

Victory in each group stage match grants the team $500, which accounts for the remaining $14,000.

The new atmospheric trailer of Forge of Masters. WePlay! League:

Tune in to the English cast of Forge of Masters. WePlay! League on this page.

Parimatch is the official betting partner for Forge of Masters. WePlay! League.

Email us for brand partnership, integration and media rights inquiries: placeme@weplay.tv

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Since 2012, the WePlay! Esports brand is well-known for the high quality organization and broadcast the online esports tournaments and LAN finals. In addition, to the creation and distribution of the esports content to own media WePlay! Esports, the area of company's expertise lies in competitive gaming services, brand integration into esports, and media rights sales. 

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