Organizers of the championship have announced new details about the upcoming LAN final of the next CS:GO tournament.
StarSeries i-League CS:GO Season 4 will be the first championship, in which the Swiss system will be run in a group stage with bo3 matches.
Despite the Swiss system had been liked by lots of players and viewers, the decision was made to make some changes to it and to make matches in a bo3 format as a lot of players complained about random results of bo1 matches and the absence of a chance to make a rematch. After the innovations by StarLadder, it will become known if players are better to play in a bo3 format.
StarSeries i-League CS:GO StarSeries Season 4 will be carried out on February 17-25. teams will be playing in a group stage in the new format during the first five days and after that, the best 8 teams will get to the playoffs.
A prize pool of the tournament will amount $300,000 that will be up for grabs for 16 participants.