Geek Fam Malaysia Succeeds in Asia Pacific Predator League 2018
By : Hariyanto And Aldo Bella Putra | Monday, January 22 2018 - 16:00 IWST
Geek Fam Malaysia Juarai Asia Pasifik Predator League 2018
INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta - Asia Pacific Predator League 2018 finally find the champion after lasting for three months. This year's tournament was won by a team from Malaysia Geek Fam as the winner of this world-class game, Asia Pacific Predator League 2018.
Geek Fam from Malaysia, with players Skemberlu, March, ChYuan, Oli and Playhard made it to the first position after defeating BOOM.ID from Indonesia in the final, with Quid Pro Quo from the Philippines following third. It was a 2-1 victory for Geek Fam.
Acer Pan Asia Pacific President Andrew Hou gave Geek Fam a long time and hopes that the win will inspire the younger generation in Asia.
"We are very proud and grateful to successfully hold the Asia Pacific Predator League 2018, the world's largest world-class eSports tournament from Acer in Jakarta. This is not the end of our journey, but the beginning of the next challenge," said Andrew Hou in Jakarta, Sunday (21/1/2018) night.
He revealed, in 2019 it will expand the tournament in 14 Asia Pacific countries with Thailand as the host Asia Pacific Predator League 2019.
Meanwhile, Managing Director of Acer Malaysia, Ricky Tan welcomed the victory that has been achieved Geek Fam Malaysia in Asia Pacific Predator League 2018 the first.
"I believe that this victory will inspire not only Geek Fam but also for many game enthusiasts in Malaysia and we believe that the ethos of the game continues to increase especially among the younger generation." Ricky said
He added, Acer will continue to support the gaming community in Malaysia through products as well as fostering teams with potential to star internationally.
Asia Pacific Predator League 2018 qualifying round has been running since October 2017 with great enthusiasm from gamers as evidenced by the high number of participants all over the country, which reached about 1,197 eSports team.
Asia Pacific Predator 2018 presents DOTA 2 games and collects 8 finalists from 8 participating countries. The first qualifying round of the Asia Pacific Predator League 2018 was conducted in each country.
The winners who pass the preliminary round in each country then dispatched to Jakarta to compete in the final round.
"It is an honor for us to be able to organize this world-class regional competition in Indonesia as well as to set the standard for the next Asia Pacific Predator League implementation." Through the Predator League, we hope to contribute greatly to the development of the gaming industry," said Herbet Ang, Acer President Director Indonesia.