sports Technology, Platinum Sponsor at SiGMA Europe, introduced Thursday it will completely current a stay “Counter Strike: Global Offensive” tournament, the SiGMA Esports Technologies Cup, the place legends of the sport will crew up and tackle the subsequent technology of gamers.
Eight groups will battle over the three days of the SiGMA exhibition, which will likely be held on the Malta Fairs & Conventions Centre from November 16-18. Winners will take a trophy and prizes from a pool of $15,000. The tournament will happen on the devoted Esports Arena throughout the Sigma Esports Village.
Among the groups will likely be Astralis Talent from Denmark, SAW Youngsters from Portugal and Eversio from Malta. There can even be a wildcard crew assembled by Esports Technologies and Emil “HeatoN” Christensen, who can even captain the crew. HeatoN is an esports supervisor and former Swedish skilled Counter-Strike participant, previously crew captain of Ninjas in Pyjamas (NiP). HeatoN was the supervisor of NiP up till October 2018 and is broadly thought-about top-of-the-line Counter-Strike gamers of all time.
A sequence of closed on-line qualifiers can even be happening on HLTV from November 3–6 to decide which two groups will be a part of the groups listed above in Malta. Live streams for these on-line qualifiers in addition to the stay occasion can even be accessible on Twitch.
During SiGMA Europe, Esports Technologies can even be internet hosting an Esports workshop the place delegates can study extra about the way forward for Esports and the important thing tendencies impacting the sector—which is on observe to attain $20.7 billion by 2027, in accordance to current analysis from Valuates Reports. The workshop will likely be co-hosted by esports trade leaders.
Mark Thorne, CMO, Esports Technologies, spoke in a press launch concerning the occasion and mentioned, “We are excited to be collaborating so prominently on this 12 months’s SiGMA Europe, one of many actually elite occasions on this planet of gaming. This occasion displays effectively on Malta’s emergence as a global hub for the esports trade.”
SiGMA Group founder Eman Pulis added: “We’re going all out for what guarantees to be our greatest occasion but. Esports is among the fastest-growing verticals on the market proper now, and we’re excited to accomplice with Esports Technologies and Gamers.com.mt to deliver the most effective of this explosive, vibrant ecosystem to Malta Week.”