ASEAN Games for eSports 2016 [AGES]
(≃ $75,766.79 USD)
AGES 2016 is the inaugural cup of the ACES (ASEAN Confederation of Esports). It is open to all ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations) countries. Multiple qualifiers were held in each country to determine each country representative. The final LAN event was held in Kuala Lumpur between the 27th and 29th May 2016.
As per the AGES website: "AGES will soon become the epitome of professional gaming in South East Asia because it gathers not only the best gamers, but gaming fans from all corners of the region – and uniting them in something they all believe in."
RM 310,000 MYR (~$75,766.79 USD) are spread among the teams as seen below:
|Place||$ USD||RM MYR||Team|
|1st||$32,579.72||RM 133,300||MVP Karnal|
|2nd||$17,426.36||RM 71,300||Made in Thailand|
|3rd||$9,849.68||RM 40,300||Signature Gaming|
|5th-6th||$2,651.84||RM 10,850||Team nxl|
|7th-8th||$2,651.84||RM 10,850||Hanoi Vortex|
Converted USD prizes are based on the currency exchange rate (taken from xe.com) on May 29, 2016: 1 MYR = 0.244409 USD.