The sixth episode of ROG Extreme Gaming series, which hosts gaming tournaments in unusual places took place at Prague’s Riegerovy Sady Park, titled Pařba v oblacích (Party in clouds). This time, the tournament took place on a special platform suspended on a crane at a height of 60 meters above the ground. The main match in Counter-Strike:Global Offensive witnessed battle between Czech team eXtatus vs German Penta Sports. eXtatus defeated their opponents 3:0 and won a 2000 dollars prize money. About thousand fans visited the event on site and over 50 000 unique viewers not only from the Czech Republic and Slovakia, but also from Germany watched it on stream.
The ROG Extreme Gaming – Pařba v oblacích was started by exhibition match between girls team ROG female vs MenTeam – crew of Czech Youtuber with the most followers in this country and Monster Energy ambassador MenT. The girls confirmed their qualities, overcame their initial fears of heights and won the CS: GO battle.
While everything was getting ready for the main match of the day, the visitors had an option to play their favourite games such as Quake, Overwatch and CS:GO in ROG gaming zone or take a photo with popular Czech and Slovak youtubers and streamers including MenT, Vlada Videos, Asimister, DeeThane, Dev1 or Viktorkaa. Famous faces of Czech gaming scene Alžběta Trojanová and Radek SterakDary Starý moderated the whole day.
The main battle in CS:GO between eXtatus and Penta Sports took place at 2 p.m. The conditions were quite unusual since the gamers were on a platform 60 metres above the ground facing strong sun and wind rotating the platform. The Czech team dealt with the conditions better and won 3:0. The winner received 2000 dollars prize money and defeated Berlin club defeated Berlin club took a $1000 check.
Since the The Extreme Gaming was public for the first time, the event in Riegerovy Sady included rich accompanying program including Microsoft Xbox zone and Monster Energy chillout zone. DJ Forrest Pine secured the music program throughout the whole day.
Chosen visitors had a unique opportunity to meet their idols on the platform at the end of the event.