The Predator League is being held in Counter Strike: Global Offensive in the Middle East, the partnership between Acer and ESL.
Acer has announced the launch of the Predator League Online in the Middle East in cooperation with ESL, the world’s largest esports company.
The tournament is the first of its kind in the Middle East region for the two companies. Acer is collaborating with ESL in organizing and managing event services that include holding the tournament on the ESL Play platform as well as promoting the next-generation esports platform Planet9.
In conjunction with the launch of the online tournament, a number of exclusive offers will be revealed at retail stores in the Middle East.
The tournament will offer the chance to win the first titles in Counter Strike: Global Offensive as well as the opportunity to attend training sessions with some of the best coaches in the region supported by the game platform Planet9. The activity is the first of its kind for the two companies in the Middle East, Acer says, although its gaming brand, Predator, has been a long-time global partner of ESL.
Coaches will provide the expertise to assist the talent as former players and coaches known for Counter Strike: Global Offensive.
The Predator League Championship from Acer and ESL will last 4 weeks
Acer indicated that the tournament will last for up to 4 weeks, with two qualifying competitions and a finals competition for 8 teams.
All matches will be played on the ESL Play platform, while the semi-finals and final competition of the tournament will be broadcast live via an influencer account.
And during the broadcast, which will last for three days, a raffle draw will allow viewers the opportunity to win various prizes such as gaming accessories.
The broadcast will include promotions for Predator games products in the UAE in cooperation with Sharaf DG and in Saudi Arabia in cooperation with Jarir Bookstore.
ESL CEO Ralph Reichert said: “Gamers are at the base of the spread of esports and it is extremely important that we provide young talents with a platform that helps them expand their potential to the fullest. The Predator League will be the start of the road for anyone seeking success in the esports world. Acer continues to invest in the long-term growth of esports, and we are pleased to partner with Acer and are expanding our existing partnership with it by launching its first online tournament in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. ”
“We are looking forward to launching the Predator League, which is the next step in our long-term partnership with Intel Extreme Masters and ESL to attract young talent in the esports field,” said Paul Collins, General Manager of Acer Middle East. He added: “As the world’s leading gaming brand, Predator is committed to supporting the Counter Strike: Global Offensive community and its fan base. The introduction of the Planet9 esports platform will provide first-class professional training for winning teams, and partnering with local retailers will provide Predator products to everyone through promotions specially designed for the event. ”
It is noteworthy that you can register for this tournament today via the link Here.