ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020 Announced

ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020 Announced

Vignesh Raghuram
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  • ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020 featuring over $6000 in prize pool announced.
  • The tournament will take place in five different regions: Oceania, Southeast Asia, East Asia, Middle East, and South Asia

The fifth edition of the ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO tournament has just been announced. This year’s edition will feature teams from various countries in the APAC region competing in five regional tournaments over the course of 8 weeks, starting from December 2020. In terms of the prize pool, over $6000 USD in prize money and sponsored Zowie monitors will be up for grabs.

Chinese powerhouse, TYLOO won the previous iteration of this tournament defeating ViCi Gaming in the finals. Indonesian star BnTeT won the MVP award for the tournament.

RELATED:  TYLOO are the winners of ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND 2019

Details of the ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020

Schedule:

The open qualifiers for the tournament is scheduled to kick-off on December 12th. 

Region
Open Qualifiers
Playoffs and Finals
Oceania
December 12 - December 13December 18 - December 20
Southeast Asia
December 12 - December 27January 1 (Open Semi), January 8-10
East Asia
January 2nd - January 10January 15 - January 17
Middle East
February 5 - February 7February 12 - February 14
South Asia
January 16 - January 24January 29 - January 31

Prize money:

The total prize pool of US $6,000 will be split equally between four out of five regions. The first-place team from Oceania, South East Asia, Middle East, and South Asia will receive $1000, while the second-place team receives $500. 

For the East Asia Region, featured prizes include sponsored products(Monitors): ZOWIE XL2546K, and ZOWIE XL2540KE.

Regional format of the tournament:

The tournament will take place in five distinct regions: 

Southeast Asia

  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Indonesia
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Philippines
  • Brunei
  • Laos
  • Cambodia
  • Myanmar

South Asia:

  • India
  • Sri Lanka
  • Nepal
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan
  • Maldives

RELATED:  Indian CS:GO team Entity Gaming are the winners of the ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND 2019 South Asia Qualifiers

East Asia: 

  • China
  • Japan
  • Korea
  • Mongolia
  • Taiwan
  • Hong Kong
  • Macau

Oceania

  • Australia
  • New Zealand

Middle-East

  • UAE
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Turkey
  • Pakistan
  • Lebanon

Each region will feature an open qualifier. In each region, the top four teams from the open qualifiers will move on to the playoffs. They will then be joined by four more invited teams to battle each other in an eight-team playoff. 


Broadcast Information:

The regional qualifiers will be featured on ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND’s channels starting with the open qualifier semi-finals, giving as many teams as possible a chance to be showcased. You can watch the streams on 

The broadcast talent for this event will be revealed shortly.

Registration Information:

Aspiring players can register for this tournament on ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020’s official website.

RELATED:  In-Conversation with AUGUST at ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND 2019


AFK Gaming is proud to be partnered as one of the official Global Media Partners for the ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020.


Vignesh has been covering the esports industry for nearly 5 years starting with the early days of the DPC. His industry expertise includes experience in Dota 2, CS:GO and Mobile Esports coverage.