APM powered by Intel S2 Finals – WE ARE LIVE!
THE TIME HAS COME!For the second time, TaKeTV will welcome the 8 best teams from the online stage of Acer Predator Masters powered by Intel Season 2 in our very own studio & bar location! Here, they will battle it out for more than $40,000! From TODAY, 11 until 14 February 2016, our venue in Krefeld becomes the stage that will have these teams compete for the title, including reigning champions HellRaisers:
- (DE) Mousesports
- (DE) ALTERNATE aTTaX
- (PL) Vexed Gaming
- (UKR) FlipSid3 Tactics
- (BG) E-Frag.net
- (EU) HellRaisers
- (FR) LDLC White
- (PL) Lounge Gaming
Acer Predator Masters powered by Intel - Season 2
It is time! Season 2 of Acer Predator Masters powered by Intel kicks off on 5th October 2015. After a successful first season we gathered lots of feedback from you - our community – as well as the teams. In the endwe slightly adjusted our format to accommodate the teams' tight schedules.
ITeams will be fighting for a prize pool of $40,000 and more than $5,000 in hardware prizes.
16 teams in total will be battling it out in the upcoming season. Naturally, the top 8 teams of APM powered by Intel Season 1 are automatically qualified.These are the top 8 qualified teams:
- HellRaisers (Champions of APM powered by Intel - Season 1!)
- Team SoloMid
- Team Dignitas
- PENTA Sports
- SK Gaming
- Copenhagen Wolves
- Lounge Gaming
- LDLC White
- Vexed Gaming
- PlanetKey Dynamics
- 1st $20,000 + 5 PCs
- 2nd $10,000
- 3rd $7,000
- 4th $3,000
Online Stage Format
The 16 teams will be split into 2 groups of 8. Each team will play 7 BO2s. The top 4 of each group will make it to the LAN finals.
The Offline Finals will be played in a double elimination bracket with best of three matches. The Grand Final will be played in a best of five. Every team that makes it to the finals is automatically qualified for the next season. Valve'scurrent competitive map pool will be used.
Current information and standings can be found on acer.TaKeTV.net.
Once again, Rahim 'Babam' Abdullaev will grace us with his legendary commentary. Apart from that our partner ESL will provide full international coverage with Russian, Polish, French, Swedish, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and even more streams.
TaKeTV will be casting every match in German. Games will be brought to you by the casting duo Fabian “fabE” Logemann and Fabian "V3n0m" Doellert.
After a successful first APM powered by Intel Offline Finals in the newly opened TaKeTV studios in Krefeld, Germany, Season 2 is looking to make everything a bit bigger, better and smoother.
The top 8 teams will once again fight for all the glory at the Offline Finals from February 11-14 2016 for the prize pool of more than $40,000!
Come join us live at the venue or on stream at twitch.tv/TaKeTV_CSGO and let us celebrate 4 awesome days of CS:GO action!