The Nova Series # 5 is coming to the shores of a tiny island in the middle of the Med. Over the last 2 years, Malta has been host to some amazing Esports events and has attracted many amazing Esports fans from around the globe. Quickfire have partnered up with the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) to organise the Nova Series 2019, the winners of which will represent Malta in the WESG Finals in Chongqing, China.
The latest edition of the WESG grand finals was held in China last March and saw over $2.5 million in prize money distributed to Esports teams across 8 different categories. This year’s Nove Series 2019 will see events in several games taking place on the little island of Malta. These games include PES 19, Dota 2, Tekken 7, CS:GO and Hearthstone.
It will also include more minor events in games such as Rainbow Six: Siege, FIFA 19, Magic The Gathering: Arena, Battalion 1944, Rocket League, League of Legends and Fortnite. Esports fans interested in attending the event can buy tickets here at the Nova/Quickfire site. The event is taking place on the 2nd of August. Tickets range from €30 to Free, some game-events offering free-entry such as WESG – CS:GO (Team) tickets, WESG – Dota 2 (Team) tickets and WESG – Hearthstone (Single) tickets among others, available.
Started in 2017, the Nova Series quickly turned into the largest competitive Esports tournament in Malta. 2019 being it’s fifth edition, this event promises Esports fans it’s biggest year yet, and in return are offering up some of the biggest prizes on show yet. The event is BYOC and players under 18 will need consent from a responsible adult to enter.
This should be the biggest Esports event in Malta in all of 2019 and should not be missed. For more Esports related news, check out Esportsnow and read up on the latest Esports news. Fans of PUBG can read up on the latest updates before the GLL Grand Slam PUBG Classic coming up this weekend.