Top players gathered together in USA, sleepless in Seattle
[MSI, HQ] With less than 5 days in counting, the MSI Masters Gaming Arena 2015 event will be reaching its final stage as top teams and players from all around the world flies in to Seattle to meet at PAX Prime, where they will compete for the title of champions in Heroes of the Storm™ and StarCraft® II and for an attractive prize pool of $75,000 US dollars.
Notable names include Team Tempo Storm, Team Liquid, MVP Black and eStar Gaming that have been making their names known in recent events, as well as former champion, Solar, and 1st runner up Parting that are coming back to compete. This is great time that shouldn’t be missed!
In the past two months over the duration of 24 days, a series of qualifiers were held in different parts of the world to ensure the top players from all around the world were getting ready to take part in the MSI Masters Gaming Arena, the global eSports event organized by MSI featuring more than $200,000 USD in cash prizes and travel support. 8 Heroes of the Storm teams and 16 of the world’s best Starcraft II players have been selected and invited to MSI Masters Gaming Arena 2015 Global Grand Finals happening at PAX Prime, Seattle, the largest consumer gaming convention in the United States from the 28th to the 31st August 2015.
The list of names is as followed:
MSI MGA 2015 Global Grand Finals will be broadcasted over a period of 4 days, with the first two days showcasing the Heroes of the Storm™ tournament from 11am – 6pm, while the next two days will showcase the StarCraft® II WCS global event that has a prize pool of $25,000 USD and 4,000 WCS points to be awarded. The event will be broadcasted in English and Mandarin on Twitch athttp://twitch.tv/msigamingameu and http://twitch.tv/msigamingasia .
All-Star casters are standing by for grand finals
MSI MGA 2015 Global Grand Finals will be casted by notable names in the Heroes of the Storm™ and StarCraft® II community, featuring names such as ToD, Rotterdam, two of the most well-known professional gamers in Europe who have gone into casting, as well as new names in the Heroes of the Storm™ community like SolidJakeGG and TheCooby, who have casted for Blizzcon US Heroes qualifiers in the past few months. Netherlands caster, Teknolink, who have casted for the MSI MGA Heroes qualifiers will also be making an appearance at the Grand Finals. The Grand Finals event will be hosted by Chobra, one of the most internationally-recognized hosts of top eSports events worldwide.
With the days of the event getting closer, a list of our partners have also been confirmed, including brands such as SteelSeries, BenQ, Nahimic, NeedForSeat, KLEVV, CyberPower and XSplit, it is an event featuring the best in gaming hardware and technology all to be presented at PAX Prime, in Seattle from the 28th August – 31st August 2015.
Partners such as BenQ and SteelSeries will be showcasing their products like the RL and XL series of gaming monitors that supports 1ms response time and G-SYNC capabilities, while Steelseries also provides the latest headset, mouse and keyboard in gaming gear, while Nahimic shows the latest in audio technology. NeedForSeat will be providing gaming chairs from its Dominator series that will be shown on stage at the event. XSplit will demo its latest Xsplit 2.5 on MSI laptop PCs, and all desktop PCs will be assembled with KLEVV memory modules
More details will be announced on the event website. MSI reserves the right to make changes.