Set to begin tomorrow and run till Sunday, IESF Asian Championship will pit three of the best Filipino teams against five international teams from all across Asia.
Teams from Philippines including some of the biggest names like Execration and Mineski will have to go through grueling qualifying session on Friday to determine the three teams proceeding into day two.
In day two, the Filipino teams will square off against their international opponents who flown across seas to compete in the Asian Championship. The format for the playoffs will be a best-of-three single elimination followed all the way through to the grand final.
Qualified international teams:
Malaysia – Orange ESports
Thailand – MiTH-Trust
South Korea – MVP Phoenix
Indonesia – The Prime
Mongolia – ???
Interested Filipino teams may also sign up for the wildcard tournament tomorrow. The winner of the wildcard competition will to compete against the best Filipino teams for the three spots reserved for Pinoys in the playoffs.
Source: Philippine e-Sports Organization