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CCS Kick-off Finals viewer's guide

Here is the viewer's guide for the $75,000 CS:GO Championship Series Kick-Off Season Finals, taking place from April 24-26 in Romania's capital city, Bucharest.


After two online stages of the CCS Kick-Off Season, which saw EnVyUs and TSM taking first places in the group stage, getting two slots at the Finals, while the remaining two, fnatic and NiP, came from the last chance qualifier.


Tomorrow the Finals kick off with the initial match-ups at 15:00 and 18:00, nearly the whole remainder of the tournament is scheduled for Saturday, excluding the grand final taking place on Sunday evening.



Here's the entire schedule of the double elimination bracket for the Bucharest event:


Friday, April 24th
15:00  fnatic  vs.  TSM BO3
18:00  EnVyUs  vs.  NiP BO3
Saturday, April 25th
11:00 Lower bracket final BO3
14:00 Upper bracket final BO3
18:00 Consolidation final BO3
Sunday, April 26th  
18:00 Grand final   BO5



A lineup of seven will bring you all the action from the DreamHack Bucharest venue in Polyvalent Hall on the official stream. A CCS duo will be joined by an analyst panel, consisting of Duncan "Thorin" Shields, Richard Lewis and the recently retired Joona "natu" Leppänen.


  •  Sebastian "TataStrumf" Honciuc (Host)
  •  Rachel "Seltzer" Quirico (Hostess)
  •  Toby "TobiWan" Dawson (Commentator)
  •  Matthew "Sadokist" Trivett (Commentator)
  •  Duncan "Thorin" Shields (Analyst)
  •  Richard Lewis (Analyst)
  •  Joona "natu" Leppänen (Analyst)


The prizepool of $75,000 will be divided across all teams according to their placings as follows:


1. $40,000
2. $20,000
3. $10,000
4. $5,000


CS:GO Championship Series Kick-Off Season Finals begins tomorrow at 15:00 with the first best-of-three series between fnatic and TSM. A two-man crew will be on-site to bring you a full coverage of the tournament.


Don't forget to check out's Michal "stich" Malachowski's preview for the tournament.



Source: HLTV,org.