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MGA 2019 Grand Finals Kick into Full Gear

Latest Update: Fri, 27 Sep 2019
Bringing adrenaline-pumping tournament, the latest gaming gadgets and lots of fun to Barclays Center,
New York from September 28th to 29th

 
[Taipei, Taiwan] In its never-ending quest to develop eSports, MSI joins hands with ESL again to bring the MGA (MSI Gaming Arena) 2019 Grand Finals to New York. After grueling regional qualifiers, Riot Squad from North America, ex-Epsilon from Europe, ViCi from APAC and Gambit from CIS remain standing and seal their spots in MGA 2019 CS:GO Grand Finals. All of them will face off backstage on September 28th to determine who will enter the Grand Finals. The event will reach its climax as we see the top two teams vying for the crown of MGA 2019 and their share of the US$60,000 prize pool at ESL One New York 2019 on September 29th.
 
“We are excited to partner with ESL again to bring MGA 2019 Grand Finals to the world stage. MGA connects fans and players from all over the world through their shared passion of gaming. At the Grand Finals, players will compete for the ultimate honor using top-notch MSI GAMING hardware built around our decade-long pioneering tech in gaming. And we will be here to celebrate the world’s best players on their way to become legends,” said Sam Chern, MSI Marketing VP.
 
"Gamers are always telling us that they need performance and capacity to push the limits of their gaming systems,” said Sven Rathjen, vice president of marketing, Western Digital. “Our WD_Black gaming portfolio gives casual and hardcore gamers alike the needed room for the latest game releases and provides that extra edge in performance that they expect. Being a sponsor of the MSI Gaming Arena we can provide a great opportunity for gamers to experience these high-quality products and drive their game forward.”
 
2019 MGA

 

All the Action To Be Livestreamed via MSI GE75 Raider Gaming Laptop

The event will be hosted by well-experienced talent who will be hosting, reporting, casting, and analyzing live from the Barclays Center and bringing viewers all the action of the most exciting CS:GO event.
 
Semi Finals: Saturday, Sep 28th, 9:00 (EDT) on MSI FB/Youtube/Twitch
Grand Finals: Sunday, Sep 29th, 10:00 (EDT) on MSI FB/Youtube/Twitch & ESL CS:GO social media
 
To ensure no one misses out on iconic moments and the epic victory, all the intense face-offs will be livestreamed via the top-notch MSI GE75 Raider Gaming Laptop.
 

The Official Broadcast Laptop for MGA 2019 Grand Finals: MSI GE75 Raider Gaming Laptop

Speed and power has always been the forefront in gaming. Forged with the latest NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 20 Series graphics and 9th Gen Intel® Core™ processor, the GE75 Raider can easily handle demanding AAA games titles. Its ultra-fast 240Hz IPS-level thin bezel display ensures sharp, clear images in a compact form factor. In addition, the GE75 Raider features the exclusive MSI Cooler Boost 5 technology, a per-key RGB gaming keyboard by SteelSeries, 5X bigger Giant Speakers and sound by Dynaudio, along with MSI's App Player for seamless gaming experiences between mobile devices and PCs.

GE75 Raider

Weapons of Victory Revealed

While we await the enthralling event to begin, let's first take a look at the weapons of choice for MGA 2019 Grand Finals.

 

MSI Trident X Plus 9th Gaming Desktop

A tiny package that delivers a mighty punch, MSI Trident X Plus is a real game changer that breaks the established impression of gaming desktops. It is the world's first compact gaming desktop to incorporate 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i7/i9 series CPU, the latest MSI GeForce® RTX graphics card and an SFX power supply into a 10 liter case. Coupled with MSI's proprietary Silent Storm Cooling 3 technology separating the CPU, VGA and PSU into independent chambers for optimized airflow, the Trident X Plus delivers the best cooling and most stable performance for gamers who demand the very best.

Trident X Plus 9th

MMSI Oculux NXG251R Gaming Monitor

The MSI Oculux NXG251R gaming monitor features less than 1ms response time and ultra-high 240Hz refresh rate, getting gamers ahead of the competition in fast moving games that require very fast and precise movements. The RGB zone on the back allows gamers to easily program lighting effects with MSI Mystic Light Sync to show distinct personal styles at a LAN party or during a live stream.

MEG Z390 ACE

MSI MEG Z390 ACE Gaming Motherboard With Mystic Light

MSI MEG Z390 ACE motherboard is built for hardcore gaming and overclocking. With 13 digital power phases, this motherboard is ready for high-end CPU and creates perfect conditions for overclocking. A range of exclusive technology and features catered for enthusiast gamers includes Mystic Light Infinity, DDR4 Boost with Steel Armor, Triple Turbo M.2 with Shield Frozr, Audio Boost HD, Game Boost and Dual Front USB 3.1 Type-C.

RTX 2060

MSI GeForce® RTX 2060 SUPER™ GAMING X Graphics Card

The MSI GeForce® RTX 2060 SUPER™ GAMING X graphics card has small size but offers fierce performance. This masterpiece features premium design with magnificent and smooth RGB light effects on the outside. The 7th generation of the famous MSI TWIN FROZR Thermal Design integrates the new TORX FAN 3.0 with aerodynamics and Zero Frozr technology for ultimate cooling performance and supremely silent gameplay.

RTX 2060

Big Thanks to Sponsors of the MGA 2019 Grand Finals

“Special thanks to Intel, Western Digital's WD_Black and all of our sponsors who make tremendous contributions to create a better environment for eSports to develop and for pro-players to fight their way to honor,” said Sam Chern, MSI Marketing VP.
MGA 2019 Grand Finals feature exciting CS:GO battles. With the sponsorship of Intel and Western Digital's WD_Black, top CS:GO players from around the world will be able to play on the best hardware that brings out the best in them. Again, MSI thanks Intel, Western Digital's WD_Black and all of our sponsors for helping us promote the prominence of eSports!

 
MGA 2019 Grand Finals



MGA 2019 Grand Finals feature exciting CS:GO battles. With the sponsorship of Intel and Western Digital's WD_Black, top CS:GO players from around the world will be able to play on the best hardware that brings out the best in them. Again, MSI thanks Intel, Western Digital's WD_Black and all of our sponsors for helping us promote the prominence of eSports!

MSI Gaming Arena 2019 Grand Finals

Date: September 28th - 29th, 2019
Venue: Barclays Center, New York
For more information on the event, please check out the official websites.
MSI Gaming Arena 2019: https://mga.msi.com/
ESL ONE New York 2019: https://www.esl-one.com/csgo/new-york/

MSI GAMING: https://www.msi.com/
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