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Garena to sponsor RM30,000 prize pool for FIFA Online 3 tournament

By Chong Jinn Wei - on 5 Aug 2017, 9:30am

Garena to sponsor RM30,000 prize pool for FIFA Online 3 tournament

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This year’s Selangor Cyber Games will see 256 players competing in EA Sports FIFA Online 3 (FIFA Online 3) for the chance to win their share of the RM30,000 sponsored by Garena.

The FIFA Online 3 tournament will be held from August 12 to August 13 at Paradigm Mall. It will be a 1v1 tournament instead of the usual 3v3 setup. According to Raimi Sharin, eSports Associate, Garena Malaysia, he wanted to encourage each gamer to fight their own battles so that each individual could gain the recognition that they deserve.

Players who wear their football jerseys will also stand a chance to Logitech F310 game pads and FIFA Online 3 merchandise. In conjunction with the launch of FIFA Online 3 Ultimate Legends’ patch, which adds in players like Ronaldo Nazario, Diego Maradona, and Thierry Henry, Garena will also be giving out the digital content as lucky draw prizes.

This year’s Selangor Cyber Games will be the fourth eSports event fully endorsed by the state government of Selangor. There will also be tournaments for DOTA 2 and Tekken 7 as well during the event. The goal is to help create a whole some environment for this generation’s youth through eSports.

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