The online part of the Esports Championship Series Season 3 will be held from April 14 to June 8. The four best teams from Europe and North America will get to the LAN Finals, which are scheduled for June 23-25.

The venue of the tournament will be announced later. Astralis won ECS Season 2 The prize fund Esports Championship Series Season 3 will not change compared to last season and amount to $ 750 thousand. In the LAN Finals, the organizers will play $ 660 thousand. The remaining $ 90 thousand will go to the teams of the online parts of the season, which will take the fifth to the eighth Places. In total, ten teams participate in regional divisions.

The first four places pass to LAN-finals, and the ninth and tenth get into the play-offs with winners of the qualification tournament Development League. According to the organizers, $ 750,000 is only half the amount they will pay to teams this season. The second $ 750 thousand will go to “supporting funds that will ensure the stability of players and teams.”

Earlier in Europe and North America, there were play-offs between the last teams of ECS Season 2 and the first places ECS Season 3 Development League for the right to participate in the main part of the third season. In Europe, won fnatic and G2A, and in North America – Renegades and Bee’s Money Crew.

ECS Season 3 participants:

Europe + North America:

  • Astralis
  • Cloud9
  • Team Dignitas
  • Counter Logic Gaming
  • Team EnVyUs
  • Immortals
  • FaZe Clan
  • Team Liquid
  • G2 Esports
  • Luminosity Gaming
  • NRG eSports
  • Mousesports
  • OpTic Gaming
  • Ninjas in Pajamas
  • SK Gaming
  • Fnatic
  • Renegades
  • G2A
  • Bee’s Money Crew