Chennai, India, June 4, 2014: Logitech India and eSports Interactive Entertainment concluded Logitech G – Free2Play #3 LAN gaming tournament on June 2nd, 2014 in Bangalore. The 3 day event started on May 31st 2014 with the aim to promote the culture of eSports in India and saw participation from gamers across India. The game titles for this season were Counter-Strike:Global Offensive and Dota 2 which are popular among Indian gamers.
This year’s winner of Logitech G – Free2Play #3 Dota 2 LAN Tournament is Team Neckbreak eSports from Mumbai and won INR 50,000 cash prize & 5 x Logitech G400s Gaming Mouse. The 1st runner up is Oblique Gaming from Mumbai who received INR 20,000 cash prize. The 2nd runner up is Evil Minds from Pune who takes home INR 10,000 cash prize.
This year’s winner of Logitech G – Free2Play #3 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive LAN Tournament is Team Mango eSports from Bangalore and won INR 35,000 cash prize & 5 x Logitech G400s Gaming Mouse. The 1st runner up is United Five from Mumbai who received INR 10,000 cash prize. The 2nd runner up is Mission in Stealth from Bangalore who takes home INR 5,000 cash prize.
To spread the cheer of the tournament and make it available to a larger audience, Logitech G – Free2Play #3 was also broadcasted live on Twitch TV (Dota 2). The highlights will be made available on eSports Interactive Entertainment Youtube channel shortly.
Ashok Jangra, Cluster Category Manager said, “It is a matter of pride for the brand to successfully conclude yet another successful year Logitech G – Free2Play #3 LAN Tournament. The platform enabled us to reach out to many gaming enthusiasts and make them a part of the Logitech G series family. With a promise to deliver the best in class high- precision gaming solutions to the gamers, Logitech G is specifically engineered for people who prefer perfect gaming experience.”
Commenting on the occasion, Karthik S Rao, Business Head, eSports Interactive Entertainment mentioned, “We are thrilled to see new teams emerging on top every season. This indicates that through Logitech G – Free2Play we are able to give Indian gamers the right platform to showcase their gaming skills. We will continue our support to aspiring professional gamers in India.”