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World Championships in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive


If you belong to the 226 million fans of the video game Counter-Strike or eSports in general, which is the current size of the community, you can expect an exciting start to October this year. 

Organized by E-FRAG, we will see another year in which Belgrade will be the host of the world tournament in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO), called TWC 2016. This year's final will be held at the "Kombank Arena" from the 8th to the 9th of October, and the official PC of the tournament will be OMEN X by HP Desktop, known for its exceptional gaming performances.

This year's event will see eight national teams participate, coming from six continents: Europe, South & North America, Asia, Africa and Oceania. Just like last year, the organizers have provided a livestream of the finals at azubu.tv/efragtv and they call all fans of gaming to come and enjoy the action.

In the final part of the tournament in Belgrade, we will have eight national teams who will defend their national colors, among who are Tunis, Singapore, Australia, USA and Argentina. The remaining three teams will be known within thirty days. The prize pool is $100,000 USD.                                           Besides the thrilling finals, gaming fans and everyone else interested can expect to be a part of many fun activities, as well as winners of many valuable prizes.

"It is a great honor to organize such a competition in our country in one of the most popular video games in the world. What truly separates this event from the others is the fact that fans will be able to see the world's best players represent their countries in their national jerseys", stated Marko Lazic, a representative of E-FRAG.

The organizers have provided free tickets for all visitors. In order to claim them, it is necessary to register at twc.e-frag.net/tickets and collect your ticket in the following PC Bangs: Game Pub, KGB, 3D, Akter and Matrix in Novi Sad. The tickets will become available after the 12th of September.

Counter-Strike is the most popular online action game in the world, and has made eSports what it is today, the fastest growing industry in the world. After sixteen years of existence, Counter-Strike is still the number one game, in its respective category and currently counts over six million registered users. The game consists of two teams, terrorists and counter-terrorists, who combat on various maps which are limited in space, as well as time, being as each round has a limited amount of time it can last.

Organizer: E FRAG
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