ESWC CS:GO OMEN by HP with 50,000€ at PGW 2017

28.09.2017 - All news « ESWC PGW 2017 »

The ESWC and its historical partner OMEN by HP join forces to create the eSport highlight of the Paris Games Week 2017 on the game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Thus, the ESWC CS:GO OMEN by HP will gather the French community around a tournament that will start by online qualifiers in October, and will conclude with a huge final on the 2nd and 3rd of November at the Paris Games Week show.

Challenge the Counter-Strike professionals

The ESWC CS:GO OMEN by HP final will see two teams from the online qualifiers and two professionals teams compete in front of the Paris Games Week crowd. The challenge will be huge for the amateur teams who will meet the star players of the Team BIG and Team LDLC rosters.

A cash prize of 50,000€ will reward the four teams of the final!

Dominate them all

The two slots for the final will be filled with the winners of two French qualifying tournaments with 16 teams each. The first qualification will be played from October 5th to 7th, and the second from October 17th to 19th. Registration is open at for the French teams.

This first stage is particularly intense for a French community of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive more active than ever. In order not to miss anything, the qualifications will broadcast live on the CS:GO channel of and casted by the famous duo composed with François "Cnd" Balembois et Emannuel "Manu" Bondu.

Play in front of thousands of spectators

From November 2nd to 3rd, follow the clash between Team LDLC, Team BIG and the other two qualified teams. In total, 8 matches will be played during the two days of competitions on the ESWC main stage and on the stage of OMEN by HP stand.

All matches of the final will be broadcasted on the channels and

OMEN by HP at the heart of the Paris Games Week

In addition to the official tournament of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, visitors will have more than 150m² of OMEN by HP stand from November 1st to 5th in Hall 3 of the Paris Games Week show. Just like the pro teams, you will be able to benefit from the best conditions of game to test yourself and try the range of gaming PC and laptops of OMEN by HP. Finally, do not miss the many animations offered on the OMEN by HP stand in the presence of surprise guests and big eSport names during the 5 days of the Paris Games Week show.

Pratical information

ESWC Paris Games Week opening hours to the public:

  • November, Wednesday, 1st: from 8h30 to 18h30
  • November, Thursday, 2nd: from 8h30 to 18h30 (with ESWC CS:GO OMEN by HP tournament)
  • November, Friday, 3rd: from 8h30 to 18h30 (with ESWC CS:GO OMEN by HP tournament)
  • November, Saturday, 4th: from 8h30 to 18h30
  • November, Sunday, 5th: from 8h30 to 18h30

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