New Delhi, June 20th 2016: ZOWIE is proud to announce its association with eXTREMESLAND, the annual eSports event for CS:GO players of the Asia-Pacific region. BenQ has recently strengthened its dedication to eSports segment by adopting ZOWIE as the new brand for its gaming-related line after investing in the company. BenQ will continue to show its commitment to gamers by providing eSports athletes with premium professional gaming products via the ZOWIE identity.
The eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO 2016 will feature, ZOWIE, the brand that represents BenQ’s eSports product line-up, as the title sponsor and the official monitor provider in the coming eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO championship, the competition will cover over 20 countries across Asia-Pacific. Nearly a thousand CS:GO teams are set to take part in the qualifiers from July till August. The qualifiers include both online and offline competitions and 16 teams will emerge from these qualifiers and battle it out during the Asian Grand Final held at China in September to contend for the prize pool of $ 100,000. The eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO 2016 India Championship local qualifiers will follow the below mentioned schedule
• Registrations open from 21st of June, 2016 to 8th of July, 2016.
• Online Qualifiers Phase 1: 11th June, 2016 to 28th of July, 2016.
• Online Semifinals - Phase 2: 9th and 10th of August, 2016
• Offline Finals: 20th and 21st of August, 2016 @ LXG, Bangalore
The qualifiers will be open for Pro Teams from India and the winner of the Indian league will be sent to Shanghai, China on company expenses. The offline finals will be held at LXG, Bangalore and will give the top 4 teams of India a chance to battle it out for the coveted prize participation in the eXTREMESLAND Asia Pacific finals in China. BenQ Zowie will also set up a boot camp for the final winners to help them prepare better for the Asia Pacific Finals. The teams can go to the following link to register https://goo.gl/v0Zkov
As a title sponsor, all eXTREMESLAND ZOWIE Asia CS:GO 2016 matches will be played with eSports monitors provided by BenQ ZOWIE to ensure that all competitors will play without any compromise in their performance.
ZOWIE focuses all of its efforts in providing the best performance for pro- gamers while considering each player’s preference and comfort, as ZOWIE understands the importance of personal preference in professional e-Sports product matters.
ZOWIE product experience will be available throughout the local qualifier event. More details will be announced in the coming weeks. Stay tuned to https://www.extremesland.com/en/ . Get ready for a whole lot of intense gaming and excitement!
Introduced in late 2008, ZOWIE is a brand dedicated to the development of the best competitive gaming products to improve eSports athletes' combat performance. In 2015, the ZOWIE brand was acquired by BenQ Corp. to aggressively lead the company's eSports product line with products that deliver true competitive advantages. More information is available at https://zowie.benq.com/.
About BenQ Corporation
Founded on the corporate vision of "Bringing Enjoyment 'N' Quality to Life", BenQ Corporation is a world-leading human technology and solutions provider, aiming to elevate and enrich every aspect of consumers' lives. To realize this vision, the company focuses on the aspects that matter most to people today - lifestyle, business, healthcare and education - with the hope of providing people with the means to live better, increase efficiency, feel healthier and enhance learning. Such means include a delightfully broad portfolio of people-driven products and embedded technologies spanning digital projectors, monitors, interactive large-format displays, digital cameras and camcorders, mobile computing devices, and lighting solutions. Because it matters.
About BenQ Group
The BenQ Group is a $22+ billion powerhouse comprising 15+ independent companies, operating in over 30 countries, with a combined workforce of over 100,000 employees. Each Group member is a recognized leader in its own field, contributing to BenQ Group's distinct strategic strengths. By leveraging each company's vertical specialization to create true scale across horizontal markets, the BenQ Group controls a highly efficient value chain with the unrivaled ability to deliver critical components and world-class solutions in the following industries: TFT-LCD, green energy, fine chemicals and advanced materials, lighting, IC design, precision components, system integration, branded business, and service. The Group is committed to profitable and sustainable businesses that share its long-standing vision of Bringing Enjoyment 'N' Quality to Life.