More details on the upcoming StarSeries Season 6 Asia

Interesting new formats are ahead.

More details on the upcoming StarSeries Season 6 Asia

With its 6th season, the StarSeries & i-League comes back with, once again, a Counter Strike: Global Offensive Season! Are you ready to hit some of those AKs?

Even though we will be covering all about this tournament later, it is important for you to know that the event is organized by both StarLadder, an eSports producer, and ImbaTV, a Chinese entertainment company.

It has been around quite for some time, with many events hold, such as, obviously, its sixths seasons and three invitationals, which featured some of the best teams out there: TyLoo, FaZe Clan, Ninjas in Pyjamas, Virtus.pro and many more.

Now, they recently announced the formats and participants of the upcoming event, divergent to other regional qualifiers in having four double-elimination groups and, also, there will be no further invitations for teams to join.

With that being said, Group Stage will be celebrated from October the 7th to the 11th of 2018, and Playoffs will take place from October the 12th to the 14th of the same year. Have a look at the groups:

Group A

  • TNC
  • MAX
  • Beyond
  • TyLoo

Group B

  • New4
  • CyberZen
  • Lucid Dream
  • MVP PK

Group C

  • SCARZ Absolute
  • EHOM
  • BOOT-d[S]
  • BTR

Group D

  • SCARZ Absolute
  • GOSU
  • 5POWER
  • Flash

The Kiev Cybersport Arena will feature as the place where this tournament will be celebrated in. Just to get you some additional information: Grand Finals will be played in a Bo5 format!

Who’s your favorite team? Are you ready to see that clash between the 16 best teams of all Asia? We are. However, who would hold the throne and those $300,00 from the prize pool at the end of the journey is, of course, still left to be seen.

Find out more about this event by taking a look at its Liquipedia.