Roobet, a cryptocurrency casino, has announced the dates for the Roobet Cup in association with Relog Media. The tournament is tentatively scheduled to start on June 22, 2022, and end on June 30, 2022.
A total of 16 teams are expected to participate in the CS-GO Roobet Cup out of seven already invited to the group stage. The teams that have been invited include Gambit, FaZe, and Imperial, among four others.
All the teams will battle for a prize pool of $250,000, with the winner getting $150,000.
Other teams that the organizers are trying to get on board include the likes of Astralis, Heroic, and NIP.
The tournament’s group stage will begin with 16 teams competing for a spot in the playoffs. They will be divided into four groups comprising four teams each.
Teams that finish at the top two positions of their respective group will advance to the next stage, the playoffs.
The playoffs will have eight teams who will compete as per the rule of a single-elimination format. All the matches will follow the BO3 concept of the Group Stage. Teams to appear in the tournament would be from Europe and other parts of South America.
Details for prize pool distribution are as follows:
Position Prize Amount ($) First 150,000 Second 50,000 Third to Fourth 15,000 Fifth to Eighth 5,000 Ninth to Twelfth To be decided Thirteenth to Sixteenth To be decided
The tournament will host:
Astralis 9z Team Cloud9 BIG Complexity Gaming ENCE Copenhagen Flames FaZe Clan Entropiq GODSENT FURIA Esports MOUZ Imperial Esports OG Moviestar Riders Outsiders
The CS-GO Roobet Cup will be broadcasted on the official Twitch channel of Roobet. Following the CS-GO Roobet Cup, fans will direct their patience towards the Pinnacle Cup and BLAST Premier Spring Finals.
The prize pool of $250,000 is the biggest one announced by Roobet.
Gaming has fascinated players across the globe. A tournament like this sets the gaming community on fire. With the largest prize pool announced, there is hope next year will be even bigger than expected.
Roobet published the update through its official Twitter handle. Roobet Esports currently has 352 followers on Twitch, and followers or others can turn on the notification to know when the channel goes live for its next gaming content.
Teams in the group stage will compete for the next stage. All the teams have a reputation of standing with their world-class statistics.
That said, the tournament will surely knock out entertainment for the fans and aspiring professionals.
The organizers have yet to announce the detailed schedule with individual fixtures. Once announced, pick your favorites and check how they perform in the tournament. You can always change your favorites during the tournament!