Thunder Media Entertainment have announced that BIG and 5POWER had become the first known participants of the upcoming CS:GO championship.
The event will be held on April 24-26. Totally, eight teams will take part in the competition: four representatives of the Asian scene and four representatives of the European division.
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Initially, Qi Invitational had to be carried out at the last weekend of April, however, due to a schedule conflict with the Asian qualifiers to Intel Extreme Masters Sydney, the organizers postponed the championship to an earlier date.
Qi Invitational will take place in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, on April 24-26. The prize pool will amount $75,000 and the main money prize will be in the sum of $45,000. Teams will start their participation from the group stage. In this stage, teams will be divided into two groups, in which they will play by a GSL system. Qi Invitational is the first tournament in the upcoming series by Qi. Let’s remind that the organization set a goal to enhance the European and Asian CS:GO scene with a help of these tournaments.
The other details about the tournament will be revealed later.