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Team Dignitas CS:GO Open Cup Sponsored by Alienware

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Sat 18th May 2013 - 12:05pm

As we entered the CS:GO scene several weeks ago, we have been looking to support the scene ourselves. Today we are glad to announce the Team Dignitas CS: GO Open Cup sponsored by Alienware. This cup will take place on two days, Saturday May 18th and Sunday May 19th. We have 64 slots available for teams who are looking to compete for the £1000 cash prize.

Lauren 'Pansy' Scott will be casting this tournament so don't forget to tune in next weekend for some CS: GO action.

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How do I sign up?
Make a comment on this newspost with your team name, team nation, lineup and mIRC contact nickname. You are expected to idle #dignitas.cup on Quakenet (Chat) 30 minutes before the cup starts on each match day.

Alienware Arena:
Alienware Arena™ is an on-going series of contests and promotions presented by Alienware® and held online and at LAN parties, LAN centers, trade shows, retail locations, and other special events. Meet and compete against rival gamers in head-to-head and team tournaments for opportunities to win cash and high-performance Alienware gear or simply join in on discussions about your favorite existing and upcoming PC games.

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Tournament Details

Game: CS: GO
Teams: 64
Map Pool: de_dust2, de_inferno, de_nuke, de_train, de_mirage_csgo
Brackets: here
Stream: Pansy will be providing an English cast
IRC: #dignitas.cup
Admin: Sui

 

Schedule

Saturday 18th May:
Round of 64 - 17:00 CET
Round of 32 - 18:30 CET
Round of 16 - 20:00 CET

Sunday 19th May:
Quarter Final - 17:00 CET
Semi Final - 18:30 CET
Grand Final - 20:00 CET

 

Prizes

Prize: £1000*
1st. £600
2nd. £300
3rd. £100

 

Rules

- Teams must record demos for every round, regardless of the used Anti-Cheat client. Admins can ask for demos at any time and teams who are not able to provide demos to admins will be disqualified.
- Teams must make their server information available for the official cup caster and admin.
- Mercs are allowed.
- All rounds are Best of One. The Grand Final is BO3.
- All remaining rules will follow the ESL Ruleset.
- All players must run the EAC Anti-Cheat Client for all games.
- Offensive behavior or teams/players refusing to cooperate with admins may be disqualified.
- Teams are not allowed to stream their own games.
- Team Dignitas is allowed to make exceptions to the rules on a case by case base.

 

Signup example
Name: Team Dignitas
From: UK
Lineup: HenryG, s0m, vertiGo, PEZ, Steel
Contact: dignitas\Sui @ #dignitas.cup (IRC contact is mandatory)

*All payments will be made over paypal only. Teams/players need to send their information to the tournament admin within one week after the cup took place to claim their prize.