Thirteen of the best Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege pro teams from the Asia-Pacific region will be competing online at the Asia-Pacific Six August 2020 Major from 4 to 9 August. The competition will cater to the specific structure of the Asia-Pacific region, with three independent online tournaments for the North Division, Oceania and South Asia, where teams will compete for the crown as well as their share of the $125,000 total prize pool, with details on the split here.
In the North Division, the 6 highest placing teams will compete in a single elimination bracket, with the top two ranking teams of the North Division league starting directly in the Semi Finals:
- Giants Gaming
- Guts Gaming
- Xavier Esports
- Fav Gaming
The top 3 teams from the Oceanic Nationals will compete in a single elimination tournament with Wildcard starting directly in the Grand Finale:
- Wildcard Gaming
- Pittsburgh Knights
In South Asia, the 4 best teams from the South Asia Nationals will enter a single elimination bracket:
- Union Gaming
- KIRA E-Sports
All matches will be broadcast in English on Twitch.
To watch the action, tune in on:
- Tuesday, 4 August starting at 4PM UTC+8: North Division Quarter Finals (Bo3)
- Wednesday, 5 August starting at 4PM UTC+8: North Division Semi-Finals (Bo3)
- Thursday, 6 August starting at 4PM UTC+8: Oceania Preliminary Final between Okami and Pittsburgh Knights (Bo3)
- Thursday, 6 August starting at 7:30PM UTC+8: South Asia Semi-Finals (Bo3)
- Friday, 7 August starting at 7:30PM UTC+8: South Asia Grand Finale (Bo5)
- Saturday, 8 August starting at 3PM UTC+8: Oceania Grand Finale (Bo5)
- Sunday, 9 August starting at 4PM UTC+8: North Division Grand Finale (Bo5)
Fans watching the events online on Twitch will have the opportunity to win in-game Charms via Twitch Drops. Six levels of exclusive Charms will be included in the Twitch Drops, with details here. Details on the Major itself can be found here.
The Asia-Pacific Six August 2020 Major will be followed by the Latin-American Major starting August 7th, the North American Major starting August 14 and, finally, the European Major starting August 21. More information on each regional online event will be shared soon.