As the qualifiers for the Americas and Europe&CIS finals are reaching an end, WESG offers announced details regarding the APAC region finals and opened the actual qualifiers for signups.

Soon, players through the Asia Pacific area will have a chance to be eligible for the $92, 500 WESG APAC Local LAN final that will be held in Tiongkok from January 11-14. The LAN event will feature twenty teams hailing from 17 different sub-regions, with every sub-region having its own qualifier.

The first matches tend to be set to start upon 21 November, with the actual dates different from sub-region to sub-region.

The two Chinese slots have already been claimed by Flash and New4, who placed CSGO Skins second and 3rd at the WESG 2017 China Finals in September, while ViCi earned a direct invite to the World Finals.

Alongside qualifying for the $1, 500, 000 World Finals, the best teams at the APAC finals will divided a $92, 500 prize pool within the following way:

1 ) $40, 000

2 . $20, 000

3. $10, 000

four. $6, 500

5-8. $4, 000

In addition to the main tournament, a lady competition for groups from APAC and Africa will be held in China this particular January, with $16, 000 up for grabs generally there. The female tournament will certainly feature eight groups, with the slots distributed to the sub-regions within the following way:

Qualifier - Spots

To the west Asia + Central Asia - 1

Malaysia + Singapore + Indonesia -- 1

SA & SEA + Philippines + Thailand -- 1

HK/Macao/Taipei -- 1

East Asian countries + South Korea - 1

Australia + NZ & Pacific Islands -- 1

China -- 1

Africa -- 1

Female groups will be fighting for any spot at the female portion of World Finals, which will feature a massive $170, 000 prize pool, with the $16, 000 prize at the regional final becoming distributed among the top three finishers:

1 ) $10, 000

2 . $4, 000

3. $2, 000