Huge CS:GO EPICENTER series championship is scheduled for October 22-28. Information about that appeared at special press-release of the organization. As for now the tournament has 10 official participants. Five of them are going to get direct invitations, but other five spots will go for winners of the regional qualifiers (Europe, NA and Asia).
Another three spots to the tournament will be distributed between the rest participants. All members to fight for coming to the group stage. Single spot will go to the special CS:GO squad from organizers of the competition. Best team from the point of HLTV is going to get ticket to the championship immediately.
Qualifying matches of EPICENTER 2018 is scheduled for August 19 for teams from European region. Participants from North American region will compete for places in the main tournament on August 21. Qualifying matches will last until September 2018. You can already participate in the tournament by registering on FACEIT platform. Official starting day for registration will be published in the near future.