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Veteran Pros to Clash with APAC Qualifier Champions at ROG Masters Regional Finals APAC Event

  • Mineski (CS:GO) and TNC (Dota 2) are among 12 invited teams playing to secure a place in ROG Masters Grand Finals competition
  • Follow live matches on Twitch as they take place at SMX Convention Centre in Manila, Philippines
  • Tickets available on ROG Masters event website

Regional Qualifier APAC

Taipei, Taiwan, Oct. 25, 2017 — From Oct. 26 to 29, the ROG Masters 2017 Regional Finals APAC competition will take place at the SMX Convention Center in Manila, Philippines. The intense offline double event will first feature a showdown between the winners of the Country and Open Qualifiers, held by ASUS ROG offices across the region; then, 12 invited pro teams enter the competition and join the winners of the Qualifier rounds in a clash for the APAC championship ― all with the goal of securing a slot in the Grand Finals event in December 2017.

A spectacular event, streamed live
With Matt Andrews hosting alongside casters Allyza and Shinboo, the promise of intense competition for fans who secured a front row seat via the ROG Masters ticketing website will come to life with an esports spectacle for the ages. To watch APAC esports history unfold from afar, follow the official livestream at the times indicated below.

Qualified Teams - ROG Masters Phase 2: Regional Qualifiers
 

CS:GO

Beyond.Maple (Thailand qualifier)

Virtual Genesis (Malaysia qualifier)

One Time Wonder (Singapore qualifier)

TNC (Philippines qualifier)

UTM (Vietnam qualifier)

Eternal eSports (India qualifier)

GoldenMix (Taiwan qualifier)

5Power Club (open qualifier)

Ardeont (Korea qualifier)

Athletico (Australia qualifier)

Recca (Indonesia qualifier)

SZ Absolute (Japan qualifier)

 

Dota 2

HighGround (Malaysia qualifier)

Desert Tiger (Singapore qualifier)

Aggressive Slayer (Thailand qualifier)

Nomadic (Open qualifier)

496 Gaming (Open Qualifier)

InterActivePhilippines (Philippines qualifier)

Skatemasters (Australia qualifier)

Scarus (Japan qualifier)

Signify (India qualifier)

SaintBang (Taiwan qualifier)

RRQ (Indonesia qualifier)

CryForYou (Vietnam qualifier

 

 


ROG Masters Phase 2, Regional Qualifiers APAC
twitch.tv/asusrog
 
Game

Thursday, October 26
(Times in UTC +8)

 

Friday, October 27
(Times in UTC +8)

 
CSGO logo


13:45 - Stream goes live

Pre-show

14:00-14:55 – TNC vs GoldenMix
15:05-16:00 – Recca vs TNC
16:10-17:05 – Recca vs GoldenMix

Interlude

Quarterfinals

17:20-20:25 – Best of 3

Final wrap-up

9:45 - Stream goes live

Pre-show

Semifinals

10:00 - 13:05 - Best of 3

Interlude

Finals

13:20 - 16:25 - Best of 3
Wrap-up

DOTA 2 logo
 


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Finals
16:40 - 19:45 - Best of 3

Final wrap-up
 

 

Invited Teams - ROG Masters Phase 3: Regional Finals
 
CS:GO

Vikings

Signature

Mineski

FireDragoon

Grayhound

Akara

 

Dota 2

TNC

Execration

BOOM ID

WG Unity

Clutch Gamers

GeekFam

 

 

ROG Masters Phase 3, Regional Finals APAC
twitch.tv/asusrog
 
Game

Saturday, October 28
(Times in UTC +8)

Sunday, October 29
(Times in UTC +8)
DOTA 2 logo


9:45 - Stream goes live

Pre-show

Quarterfinals

10:00-13:05 – Best of 3
WG Unity vs BOOM ID

Wrap-up

9:45 - Stream goes live

Pre-show

Semifinals

10:00 - 13:05 - Best of 3

Wrap-up

CSGO logo


Semifinals

13:20 - 16:25 - Best of 3

Wrap-up


Finals

13:20 - 16:25 - Best of 3

Wrap-up

DOTA 2 logo


Quarterfinals

16:40 - 19:45 - Best of 3
Clutch Gamers vs GeekFam

Final wrap-up
 

Finals

16:40 - 19:45 - Best of 3

Final wrap-up

Updates on tournament bracket can be found on rog-masters.com.


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Henrik Weiß
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ROG MASTERS
Public Relations

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About ROG
Republic of Gamers (ROG) is an ASUS sub-brand dedicated to creating the world’s best gaming hardware and software. Formed in 2006, ROG offers a complete line of innovative products known for performance and quality, including motherboards, graphics cards, laptops, desktops, monitors, audio equipment, routers, and peripherals. ROG participates in and sponsors major international gaming events. ROG gear has been used to set hundreds of overclocking records and it continues to be the preferred choice of gamers and enthusiasts around the world. Learn more about the choice of champions at http://rog.asus.com.

About ROG Masters
ROG Masters is an esports tournament created for aspiring gamers everywhere. Now in its second year, it has grown into a global phenomenon. ROG Masters aims to knit together the pro and grassroots tiers of gaming by combining open qualifiers with later stages that are heavy with invited teams, ensuring intense competition characterized by contact between community dark horses and established veterans of the pro scene. The Grand Finals of ROG Masters 2017 will take place in November, with US$500,000 to play for and the world watching.


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