The Cobx Indian Esports Championship - An online Dota2 and CSGO tournament with Rs. 10 lakhs up for grabs

Vignesh Raghuram

7th, Apr, 2017
COBX Gaming announced that they were set to invest over 10 million Dollars in Indian Esports earlier this year. Their first foray will be The COBX Indian Esports Championship which will feature the best DOTA 2 and CS: GO teams from all over India, where they are set to duke it out for pride, glory, and the lion’s share of the 10 Lakh Rupees prizepool from April 28th – May 15th, in a tournament that will be conducted entirely online.

The event marks the next stage in the Indian Esports’ evolution, being the very first Indian premier online-only event to feature a prizepool of this magnitude.
 
 

TOURNAMENT FORMAT AND SCHEDULE:


There will be two phases to this tournament. Both phases will be played entirely online.
 
Phase 1: The Open Qualifiers (28th April to 30th April, 2017)

All teams will be placed in a single elimination bracket. Each match will be a best of one (BO1). The top 8 teams will move on to Phase 2 aka The Playoffs.
 
Phase 2: The Playoffs (May 1st 2017 onwards)
 
The top 8 teams from the previous phase will now compete in a double elimination bracket. All matches in this phase will be best of three series (BO3).
 

PRIZE MONEY:


The total prize pool for the event is INR 10,00,000/- (Rupees Ten Lakh) with INR 5,00,000/- (Rupees Five Lakh) being allocated to DOTA2 and CS:GO each. Prize money will be split amongst the top eight teams in each discipline. With the winners getting the lion’s share of the prizepool.
 

BROADCAST INFO:


The entire tournament will be broadcast live on COBX Gaming’s YouTube Channel.
 
 

REGISTRATIONS:


Registrations are free. But there is a limit of a maximum of 256 teams for each game. So hurry up and head over to the official COBX Gaming website. to register yourself for this premier tournament. The last date for registration is 25th April, 2017.
  • Click HERE to register for Dota2
  • Click HERE to register for CSGO
 

About COBX :  COBX’s vision is to propel passionate gamers to the next level by championing esports in Asia and the world. The company is headed by Mr. Sandip Gupta and Mr. Rajdip Gupta, founder and co-founder of Route Mobile Ltd. respectively. Mojo has been appointed as the CEO to lead the project.
COBX is glad to invest and serve as a catalyst to the global esports industry.

 

For additional information regarding the event visit http://www.cobx.games/tournament/
Knowledge partners for the event : AFK Gaming.

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