Before the actual fun of a new CTC season starts, here is something else to tide you over.
22 players from the 11 teams currently confirmed for CTC Season 3 and two direct invites will battle it out in an $4,300 individual tournament.
DPG: FireFly, Cure
Jin Air: Trap, Rex
Brave Star: Dream, Cyan
LP: Jieshi, Impact
TSG: EF, TY, Nice, Solar, Star
Alpha X: BreakingGG
iG: MacSed, Coffee
Newbee: Dear, TIME
J Team: Has
KaiZi: Bunny, INnoVation
1st: CNY 6,000 ($857)
2nd: CNY 4,000 ($571)
3rd/4th: CNY 2,000 ($286)
5/8th: CNY 1,000 ($143)
In addition, every group stage map win is worth CNY 100 ($14) for a total of CNY 3000 ($429) per group, see format below for details.
Total prize money: CNY 30,000 ($4,288)
24 players are split into 4 groups of 6 each, played in a best of 2 round robin format, top 4 in total map wins advance to single elimination playoffs. Each group stage map win is worth CNY 100 ($14), for a maximum of CNY 1,000 ($143) per player.
Group A: December 22nd - 23rd, 2019
Group B: December 28th - 29th, 2019
Group C: January 5th - 6th, 2020
Group D: January 11th - 12th, 2020
Round of 16: January 17th - 18th, 2020
Round of 8: January 19th, 2020
Semis + Finals: January 20th, 2020
Broadcast starts at 11:00 GMT (+00:00) at https://www.twitch.tv/wardiii for English viewers.