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  • ZOTAC announces first ever ZOTAC CUP South Asia & South East Asia with $20K USD Prize Pool

    Published on December 23, 2021

    Bangalore: ZOTAC, world leading GPU manufacturer and a fully owned subsidiary of PC Partner Group, is pleased to announce the first ever ZOTAC CUP powered by LG Ultragear for South Asia and SouthEast Asia.

    ZOTAC is committed to creating a grassroots platform for aspiring esports players through ZOTAC CUP’s online platform. With 15 years of ZOTAC CUP tournaments and thousands of matches played, ZOTAC is pushing to the next level of esports competition with a first international event for South Asia and SouthEast Asia featuring a prize pool of $15K USD for Valorant.

    Speaking about the latest announcement, Mr Deepak Gupta, Country Head – South East Asia, ZOTAC said, “As a market leader it is our responsibility to give back to and enable the gaming community. The ZOTAC CUP platform is meant to provide an opportunity for aspiring players across various games. We’re happy to have ecosystem partners like LG Ultragear and Corsair join and support this initiative.”

    “We are also thrilled to partner with The Esports Club (TEC) to bring one of the largest ever ZOTAC CUP events for Valorant to South Asia with an opportunity to play against the best teams in South East Asia.”

    ZOTAC CUP will feature a prize pool of USD 15,000 and is split into three phases. ZOTAC CUP South Asia Open, for players in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Sri Lanka and Nepal; ZOTAC CUP South East Asia Open, for players in Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines and Vietnam. The top 4 teams from each Open event will qualify for the Grand Finals to compete for the $15K USD Prize Pool. The MVP of the tournament will receive a brand new ZOTAC RTX 3060 GPU.

    Mansoor Ahmed, Director of Esports, The Esports Club, said, “We’re excited about leveraging our knowledge and experience in the Valorant space to execute the first ever ZOTAC CUP in the region at this international scale. This marks a significant step for The Esports Club in further expanding our presence in both South Asia and SouthEast Asia as one of the leaders in creating and delivering premium esports events.”

    Registrations for the ZOTAC Cup South Asia Open and ZOTAC CUP South East Asia Open are now open on The Esports Club Website. The Grand Finals are set to take place on the 27th of January 2022.

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