SERI KEMBANGAN: The Garena Cyber Games (GCC) 2015, which offered over RM50,000 in cash prizes was a testament of how lucrative electronic sports can be.
The two-day battle, organised in conjunction of the Comic Fiesta 2015 exhibition was held last weekend at the Malaysia International Exhibition and Convention Centre, the Mines.
Team Allegiance from Singapore took home RM30,000, beating Team M-Yolo from Malaysia, who walked away with RM15,000 in the intense shooting battle in Alliance of Valiant Arms, a free-to-play online first-person shooter video game.
The third place went to KLS.Team, also from Malaysia, who won RM7,500.
The gaming final rounds saw eight teams from Malaysia and four from Singapore pitting their skills against each other.
Sponsored by Logitech and Hotlink, the competition attracted over 49,000 gamers and fans from across the region.