This will be NRG's first appearance at a cs_summit event
Two weeks out from the event, Beyond The Summit have announced their format, prize pool and team list, featuring the likes of NRG, Ghost and compLexity. The teams will be playing from November 1st to November 4th in the Summit House in Los Angeles.
On the first day of November, 8 teams will be competing in a game of life and death at #cs_summit 3. Be ready! @G2esports @BIGCLANgg @NRGgg @GhostGaming @heroicgg @compLexity @OpTicGaming @teamkinguin pic.twitter.com/TltdJlD1sm— Beyond the Summit (@BeyondTheSummit) October 16, 2018
Another $150,000 will be up for grabs in the same format as the previous events; a best-of-3 double elimination playoffs with the grand final featuring a best-of-5. The team coming from the upper bracket in the grand final will earn a one-map advantage.
The brackets and schedule have yet to announced, however, the eight teams participating look as such:
Notably, Cloud9 and Liquid, who have both appeared in the prior cs_summit tournaments, including the grand finals of cs_summit 2 where Liquid would defeat Cloud9 3-2, will not be attendance for the event.