February 2018 CSGO Showcase presented by the NSG Academy

This is a past event

61 people went

RISE Demonstration Center

2730 Martin Luther King Ave, SE · Washington, DC

How to find us

stop at the security gate, say you are there for a gaming event, circle around to parking lot behind building on right, enter building through door facing main road

Location image of event venue

Details

Note: General Non-Tournament BYOC Seats Now Available (limited to 20)
https://dmr83457.wufoo.com/forms/february-2018-byoc-lan/

CSGO 5v5 Team Tournament. Bring your pre-made team. If you need a team make sure to signup on the need team form and post on ESEA, or if you need players review the list of need team signups. This is a BYOC event but a limited number of computers are available for rent. Bring your own computer or pre-register with full payment for rental setup.

Update: This is now a NSG Academy event. N3rd Street Gamers have contributed $1,000 to the prize pool, allowing us to guarantee a $1k payout for winning team and increasing the overall payout potential.

SPONSORS
- N3rd Street Gamers http://n3rdstreetgamers.com
- GEXCon 2018 - Dulles Expo Center Aug 31-Sept 2nd!
https://www.gexconvention.com

REGISTRATION
https://dmr83457.wufoo.com/forms/february-2018-csgo-team-tournament/

- Registrant List - https://dmr83457.wufoo.com/reports/february-2018-csgo-team-tournament-registrants/
- Facebook Event - https://www.facebook.com/events/552302108463113/
- Payments or Donations - https://dmr83457.wufoo.com/forms/online-payment/

NEED TEAM OR PLAYERS?
- Need Team - https://dmr83457.wufoo.com/forms/need-team-february-2018-csgo-lan
- Need Players - https://dmr83457.wufoo.com/reports/need-team-or-players-feb-2018-csgo-team-tourney

SOCIAL
- Twitter - http://twitter.com/dcaesc
- Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/198308407345657/
- Discord - http://discord.gg/dcaesc

GENERAL INFO
- 12 teams max (may increase)
- At least 3 team members must have paid registrations to claim spot for the team
- $50 entry fee per player
- $5 Early Bird Registration Discount, Ends Sunday January 28th
- $5 Late Registration Fee, Starts Monday February 19th
- Free spectator entry
- No drop group stage then double elim bracket. Low seeds from group to lower bracket

BYOC AND LIMITED RENTALS
- This is a BYOC event with limited rentals available. That means most attendees need to bring Computer, Monitor, Peripherals (Mouse, headset, mousepad etc), Ethernet Cable
- If you don't bring your own setup and don't pre-register before the event for a rental then you will not be able to play

RENTALS AVAILABLE FOR PRE-REGISTRATION (GEXCon)
- Full Setup - $40 - computer, monitor, all peripherals if necessary (only 20 full setups available)
- Computer - $30 - i3 (8th gen) + GTX 1050 TI
- Monitor - $20 - ASUS or Acer 144hz
- All Peripherals - $10 - mouse, keyboard, pad, headset
- One Peripheral - $5

PRIZE POOL
- $35 from each entry + donations
- 12 teams = at least $2100 prize pool
- up to 8 teams - 1st place 100%
- over 8 teams - 1st place 70%, 2nd place 30%
- donations: https://dmr83457.wufoo.com/forms/online-payment/

VENUE/PARKING
- the venue is on the old St. Elizabeth's East Campus in a gated area still under construction
- free parking at venue
- stop at the security gate, say you are there for a gaming event
- circle around to lot behind building on right, enter through door facing main road
- mind the rough roads as construction is still in progress in the area

SCHEDULE (tentative)
- 8 AM - volunteer setup
- 9 AM - doors open, setup your gear, hang out
- 10 AM - tournament starts, group stage
- 3 PM - bracket stage
- 9 PM - grand finals
- 11 PM - wrap up final matches and begin cleanup

FOOD/MERCH
- card payments and cash accepted
- snacks available for purchase
- pizza available for purchase around lunch and dinner
- may be some club merch available and/or peripherals for sale

EVENT/VENUE RULES
- No excessive yelling or swearing
- No alcoholic beverages
- Follow instructions of venue staff/security
- All ages welcome, under 13 must have guardian present throughout the day
- Outside food is allowed, but please be responsible and pick up after yourself
- You or your team may be disqualified if one of the above rules is broken. We will provide a warning unless the severity of the first offense warrants immediate removal of attendee