Hitbox Organization announced a new tournament series Hitbox Arena Showdown for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, which for a small prize pool of $ 2500 will be fighting eight European teams of the second echelon. Curiously, to take part in a tournament decided to Danes of Team Dignitas.
The event Hitbox Arena Showdown will be held online from 17 to 19 August. The format of the tournament is quite normal - 8 teams will be seeded into the net Single Elimination. In the first round, they will play only one card in the semi-finals - bo3 (best of three), and the finale - bo5 (best of five). The winner will receive $ 1,750 and the second runner-take consolation $ 750.
In addition to the Danes of Team Dignitas, the participants of the tournament is to provide Poles from Dobry Gaming, who previously played under the banner of the organization Gamers2. Apart from them for supremacy in Hitbox Arena Showdown also compete Swedes Publiclir.se, Norwegians London Conspiracy, a former part of Team Orbit and other groups.
The list of invited teams: