Revenant Esports is all set to enter Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as the first of the 8 franchised teams in the Skyesports Masters. The new event will be featuring a massive prize pool of INR 2,00,00,000, which is one of the biggest Indian’s prize pools ever.
Revenant Esports is bringing in a roster of 7, 5 main players along with 2 substitutes. However, this tournament will allow teams to import two international players per team. Revenant will be adding two players from the cafe qualifiers. Revenant has been taking major steps as a esports team and has also recently received funding from Bollywood star Tiger Shroff.
Revenant Esports joins Skyesports Master CSGO: Solidifying place in Indian Esports
Skyesports is proud to announce India's first ever franchise based Esports League – Skyesports Masters! The 8 franchise teams will battle it out in the legendary CSGO for a whopping prize pool of INR 2,00,00,000. #CSGO #Skyesports #league #esports #gaming #SkyesportsMasters pic.twitter.com/SSlZFmkloh
— Skyesports (@skyesportsindia) April 14, 2023
Revenant Esports has been steadily increasing its authority in the Indian esports scene, and a slot in India’s first franchised esports is a testament to that growth.
Talking about entering a new title, Rohit Jagasia, Founder and CEO, Revenant Esports said,
“We at Revenant have always had a holistic approach in esports and believe diversification
is a key. Skyesports has given us just that with the franchised Skyesports Masters. With CSGO, we will soon have eight rosters across multiple esports titles in India. Revenant Esports believes in recognizing and nurturing esports talent to make them stars and the Skyesports Masters, with the cafe qualifiers, give us an opportunity to do just that. It was a no-brainer for us to enter this promising league as a franchised team.”
🚨 Get ready to witness the resurrection of greatness! 🔥 We are thrilled to announce the birth of a new legend in the world of Counter-Strike! Announcing Team @RevenantIndia – the first partnered team in #SkyesportsMasters, poised to change the Indian esports scene forever!… pic.twitter.com/LVJKgDPItg
— Skyesports (@skyesportsindia) June 6, 2023
The Skyesports Masters is India’s first-ever franchised league with eight teams. The League Stage will be ongoing online, and will be ongoing until the LAN Playoffs. The event will be attracting all the big names in the gaming industry. The Skyesports Masters series is powered by AMD and Windows 11 while Zebronics is the peripheral partner for the event.
Commenting on Revenant Esports joining the tournament, Shiva Nandy, Founder and CEO, Skyesports said,
“I couldn’t be more excited to welcome Revenant Esports into the Skyesports Masters. As a partner in our league, Revenant will get the opportunity to compete against the best CSGO teams in the country for a huge prize pool of Rs. 2 Crores. Revenant is an org which believes in long term commitments and our goal of growing Counter-Strike from the grassroots level in the future is aligned with Rohit’s vision.“