Mr. Cat The Masters Asianannouncement

Mr. Cat have announced an Asian regional online tournament featuring a $25,000 prize pool.
Mr. Cat, an Asian tournament organiser have announced a fully online CS:GO tournament featuring some of the top regional teams, as well as a $25,000 prize pool. Sixteen Asian representatives will be fighting each other for a sizeable chunk of the prize pool, the distribution of which can be seen below:
1st place - $15,000
2nd place - $7,500
3rd place - $2,500
The format for the tournament will see a best-of-one round robin group stage, followed by double-elimination best-of-three playoffs and concluding with a best-of-five Grand final. The sixteen teams are distributed amongst four groups of four, the distribution may be seen below:

Following is the schedule for the group stage of the event, with all match times expressed in SGT:
September 16th, Friday
September 17th, Saturday
September 18th, Sunday
September 19th, Monday
Format
•16 Teams
•Group Stage with 4 groups with 4 teams in each.
•Top 2 teams from each group going to Playoffs.
•Playoffs is Bo3. Finals is Bo5.
Prize Pool
$25,000 (USD) are spread among the teams as seen below
1 EDward Gaming and 5Power Club left the tournament
2 ViCi Gaming Potential replace EDward Gaming[1]
3 The MVP Karnal roster join Fire Dragoon E-sports [2]

Group Stage
Playoffs