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PLAY IT COOL CS:GO COMMUNITY EVENT THIS SATURDAY

ASUS ROG invites you to to take part of the most unique CS:GO event of 2015. This Saturday at 3 PM CET the Play It Cool CS:GO community event takes place in Stockholm, Sweden. Three pro players, one community figure and one amateur will together form an Play It Cool All-Star team. They will go up against five teams from the community in five BO1’s. Everything will be brought to you by some of the best casters and talent who themselves had their major breakthrough in 2015.

STUDIO EVENT

The grand final of the Play It Cool CS:GO Community Challenge will take place in Stockholm, Sweden. The Play It Cool All-Star team will be playing from a studio while they take on the five challenger teams, that qualified from the online cups, all live on stream in a high quality production. Stay tuned for more announcements and detailed information on all the amazing fun that will be happening during the broadcast.

NOTE: The community teams play all their matches from home

SCHEDULE

15.00 Pre show
15.30 Play It Cool All-Stars vs Octupus1 – Overpass
16.45 Play It Cool All-Stars vs Rimi – Mirage
18.00 Play It Cool All-Stars vs Leaf gaming – Cache
19.15 Play It Cool All-Stars vs ANT- – Dust2
20.30 Play It Cool All-Stars vs wH- – Train

All times listed in CET & you can follow the broadcast at: Twitch.tv/DreamHackCS

THE PLAY IT COOL ALL-STARS

The team is consists of pro players Richard “Shox” Papillon, Maikel “Maikelele” Bill and Christopher “GeT_RiGhT” Alesund. Together with community figure James “JZFB” Bardolph and Swedish amateur player Benjamin “lolz1e” Borgman who won his spot in the Play It Cool booth at DreamHack Winter.

Richard “Shox” Papillon
Maikel “Maikelele” Bill
Christopher “GeT_RiGhT” Alesund
James “JZFB” Bardolph
Benjamin “lolz1e” Borgman


All in the Play It Cool All-Star team will be using the exclusive GX700 laptop that stays cool under pressure with it's unique water cooling system.

Talent

Pala ”Mantrousse” Gilroy Sen – Host
Joona ”natu” Leppänen – Co-host
Henry ”HenryG” Greer – Caster
Matthew ”Sadokist” Trivett – Caster

FORMAT

Click on the video that explains the format in detail.


THE CHALLENGERS

During November and December we hosted five online cups powered by FaceIT to give five teams from the community a chance to play vs the Play It Cool All-Star team and win great prizes from ASUS ROG. The winning teams came through massive brackets of 256 teams each to get their spot in the Play It Cool community event.

Octupus1
Mohammad “Zerocool” Adwan
Mohammad “Foolz” Subhi
Yazid “Latal” Kurdi
Issa “Issa” Murad
Bashar “Cool” Abdulla

Rimi
Arvis “Captain Perfect” Karklins
Roberts “yalld” Ivanovs
Aksels “Akward” Supe
Elvis “Leborn” Gabrans
Ernests “attomic” Kulmanis

Leaf gaming
John “rinsu” Mattsson
Astor “CEYN” Carlsson
John “Awien” Waltersson
Alexander “Blast” Hedlund
Linus “Bååten” Bååt Andersson

ANT-
Salih “marqnue” Onaran
Umut “abysss” Biçer
İbrahim “sahbaz” Sahbaz
Umut “ryden” Salaş
Ahmet “realzy” Civa

wH-
Kristian “Violex” Lindqvist
Eero “ErskaH” Helin
Willy “Chilly” Lindqvist
Jesse “Morabotti” Båtman
Osku “Logu” Hirsikorpi

The challenger teams will be awarded with $2,000 if they win their map vs the Play It Cool All-Star team.
They also compete individually for more awesome prizes from ASUS ROG.

Best overall performance – ASUS ROG G752 gaming laptop worth €2,000
Best sniper – ROG NOMAD Backpack and ROG Orion Pro Headset
Best rifler – ROG NOMAD Backpack and ROG Orion Pro Headset
Best pistoleer – ROG NOMAD Backpack and ROG Orion Pro Headset
Coolest move – ROG NOMAD Backpack and ROG Orion Pro Headset

RAFFLE

ASUS ROG will give you as a viewer a chance to win some really cool stuff such as a ROG G752 gaming laptop, ROG NOMAD Backpack and ROG GM50 Mouse Pads.
Head over to the raffle at their Facebook Page.

ABOUT ASUS ROG

ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets, smartphones and wearables. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,326 awards in 2014 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC™. ASUS has more than 16,000 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 5,200 engineers. Company revenue for 2014 was approximately US$14.5 billion.

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