SPH To Host Inaugural Esports Pageant Asia At COMEX 2019 – To Make investments S$1M In Enterprise

SPH To Host Inaugural Esports Festival Asia At COMEX 2019 – To Invest S$1M In Venture

The occasions arm of Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), Sphere Reveals is making its entrance into the esports enviornment in partnership with Gam3.Asia.

Sphere Reveals will host the inaugural Esports Pageant Asia (EFA) throughout COMEX 2019 from 5 to eight September 2019.

Sphere Reveals goals to introduce esports to informal avid gamers and customers by bringing gaming tournaments to the plenty at COMEX 2019 and is investing S$1 million into this enterprise.

Winners on the inaugural EFA stand to win greater than S$35,000 in money prizes.

MOU signing / Picture Credit score: Sphere Reveals

There will likely be 4 tournaments taking place at EFA:

Regional finals of Feminine Esports League (FSL), Southeast Asia’s premier feminine gaming circuit;Regional qualifier of the fourth eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Asia Open 2019 the place the successful workforce will transfer on to compete within the finals in Shanghai, China;First Singapore qualifier for the China Cell Esports League (CMEL) that was launched on 6 August 2018, and the successful workforce will symbolize Singapore to compete within the finals held in Chong Qing, China;EFA’s personal match, the Asia Champions Esports (ACE) League options in style video games Cell Legends, PUBG Cell, and Dota Underlords.

FSL will likely be holding regional tournaments for 2 video games – Enviornment of Valor and League of Legends – from now until August 2019.

4 winners for every sport will fly right down to Singapore, the final cease within the FSL circuit, to play at EFA for a complete prize pool of $2,500 per title.

As for the ACE League, the mixed prize pool is price over S$20,000 for the three video games – registrations at the moment are open.

Guests also can sit up for sales space actions and bargains for esports peripherals at Suntec Conference Centre Stage 6.

Occasion-goers also can enroll with their mates for group matches, and winners of those informal tournaments stand to win low cost vouchers and gaming gear bargains.

esports festivalCell Legends Showcase at Funan / Picture Credit score: Sphere Reveals

Chua Wee Phong, Chairman of Sphere Reveals, stated, “Right this moment, we’re proud to welcome the most recent idea of esports to COMEX 2019 – whereas there have been a number of esports tournaments previously, they’ve been largely centered on the skilled and semi-professional gaming group.”

“With EFA, Sphere goals to carry esports to the plenty at COMEX 2019, the place over 500,000 customers will collect over the 4 days.”

EFA expects to draw over 1,000 gamers throughout Southeast Asia with the highest 200 native and regional avid gamers taking part within the finals or regional qualifiers at COMEX 2019.

The EFA will occur 5 to eight September, 12pm to 9pm, at Corridor 605 at Suntec Metropolis Conference Centre.

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