The Philadelphia-based company is gearing up for Saturday's Online Open
Nerd Street Gamers have announced a new CS:GO event set to take place this weekend. The event will feature a $1,500 prize pool once 16 teams sign up and $2,500 prize pool if 32 teams are registered. Registration is still open at $20 per person.
Register now for our CSGO tournament this Saturday!— Nerd Street Gamers (@nerdstgamers) May 19, 2020
Prizepool increases to $2,500 at 32 participants, so register ASAP!
📅 Saturday, May 23rd
🕐 10am PT
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The bracket itself will be double elimination, though all series except for the best-of-three upper bracket finals and the grand finals will be best-of-one. The team that successfully navigates the one and done upset minefield and wins that grand final series will take the lion's share of the prize pool, as well as receiving a guaranteed berth to the next NCS Minor in June.
Notable teams that are currently registered include:
|Recon 5||Third Impact|
The prize distribution for this event (depending on the scaled pool size) will be:
1. $900/$1,500 - NCS Minor spot
The event's information page can be found here.