Mountain Dew’s most coveted gaming tournament of India- Dew Arena, finally came to an end at Hotel Andaz by Hyatt, New Delhi on 1st October 2017 with a magnificent showdown among 24 gamers. Started around 6 months ago around 300 cities and 125 locations in India, the grand finale set a benchmark for all the gaming event in India. Eventually, 12 gamers across all categories led their way to win and become the ultimate gaming champion and carried a pool prize of 20lacs and feature on many popular competitive gaming titles.
The gaming Finale paved its way through an overwhelming Semi Final match at New Delhi on 29th September 2017.
Winners of Dew Arena Gaming Championship.
1.Game – Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
1st Place: Entity Gaming – Mumbai
2nd Place: Shooting Monkeys – Mumbai
2. Game – DOTA 2
1st Place: Aggressive 5 – Mumbai
2nd Place: Team Buriza – Hyderabad
3. Game – Rocket League
1st Place: Rahul “FTW Rahul” Poundarik – Indore
2nd Place: Manmeet “Lucifer” Singh – Delhi
4. Game – Street Fighter V
1st Place: Bhagwant “B3” Bagh – Delhi
2nd Place: Satyendra “khiladi” Vishwakarma – Mumbai
Players who qualified to feature on the bottle are
1. Game – Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Simar “psy” Sethi – Captain of the CS: GO Team, Invisible Wings – Mumbai
2. Game – DOTA 2
Raunak “Crowley” Sen – Captain of the DOTA 2 Team, Invisible Wings – Mumbai
3. Game – Forza Motorsport 6
Khyat Kanda – Chandigarh
“The 2nd edition of Dew Arena saw tremendous positive feedback from consumers across the country. We are extremely proud to bring the stalwarts of the gaming ecosystem together on one platform to celebrate India’s largest gaming championship. As a brand, Mountain Dew has always encouraged youth to break out of the ordinary to make a name for themselves and Dew Arena is the perfect platform for this.” said the Naseeb Puri, the Associate Director, Mountain Dew, PepsiCo India.