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The UK’s Largest Esports Tournament, the Esports Championship Series, Returns to the SSE Arena, Wembley

Season Three Begins 14 April; Live Finals Set for 23-25 June; Tickets Available Now

LONDON - April 5, 2017 -  The Esports Championship Series (ECS) will officially kick off its third season beginning 14 April, with the Season Three Finals returning to the famous SSE Arena, Wembley in London the weekend of 23-25 June. The world’s top Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) teams will compete throughout the season for a share of the $1,500,000 USD payouts and the title of Season Three Champions. Tickets for the ECS Season Three Finals at The SSE Arena, Wembley are available for purchase now at the league’s official webpage: wembley.csgoleague.com. Fans can catch all of this season’s action live on FACEIT’s official YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/faceit .  

Tickets for the ECS Season Three Finals will start at £12.99 for a Standard ticket and £40 for a Premium ticket. Attendees with premium tickets will receive the best seating in the house and a Limited Edition ECS Cap. Students with a valid school ID will receive a special 50% discount on standard tickets. An exclusive sale is on for the next 2 days giving 30% discount on all tickets to FACEIT account holders, following this will be an early bird period until the 1st May at 25% discount so get your tickets while you can.

“We’re thrilled to bring the excitement of the ECS Finals back to Wembley in London,” said Michele Attisani, CBO and co-founder of FACEIT. “After an epic Finals in Southern California in Season Two, we’re looking forward to hosting Europe’s esports fans for the culmination of ECS Season Three.”

The SSE Arena, Wembley, is the most iconic arena in London, hosting countless concerts and events, including The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd and David Bowie. Located at Wembley Park, the arena has convenient access to public transportation, nightlife, restaurants and hotels.

For more information on the Esports Championship Series, check out the league’s official site at www.csgoleague.com or follow the ECS ( @ECSLeague) on Twitter.

Watch the teaser video here: https://youtu.be/9tbDiar5LDg

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About FACEIT

FACEIT is the leading competitive platform for online multiplayer games, with more than 6 million users logging in a total of over 12 million online game sessions each month. FACEIT allows players to easily play in tournaments and leagues for virtual and real-world prizes through automated tournament management and matchmaking technology. For developers, FACEIT’s advanced software development kit (SDK) allows game creators to easily integrate user-friendly matchmaking and tournaments into their titles to allow gamers to take part in competitive online games at all skill levels. esports organizers, players and communities use FACEIT to create and manage online competitions. For more information on FACEIT, please visit www.faceit.com .

 

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