FACEIT revealed today that fans of the popular first-person shoot Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will be able to watch the upcoming Minors on one of several platforms. The matchmaking platform and tournament organizer has revealed partnerships with both Twitch and YouTube to stream matches alongside the in-game match viewer.
Fans electing to view the matches on Twitch will be able to subscribe, use subscriber only emotes and subscriber-only chat. Fans on YouTube will have a chance at winning FACEIT points should they link their FACEIT and YouTube Gaming accounts.
FACEIT was awarded the upcoming Major from VALVE, the publisher behind Counter-Strike. The Minors will lead into the new Challenger and Legend stages. The following teams are competing in their respective regional Minors prior to the top teams from each moving on to the next stage and finally the Major.
All FACEIT Minor matches will be played at Twickenham Stadium in London.
- Americas Minor – July 7-11
- CIS Minor – July 10-13
- Asia Minor – July 16-20
- Europe Minor – July 19-22
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You can check out the talent lineup for the upcoming Minors here: