The first edition of the Malta Vibes Knockout Series goes live next week and the 40 teams who will participate are raring to go. These 40 teams are the first participants in the new Malta Vibes format that starts Monday 16th August.

The brand new format of Malta Vibes ensures the highest level of competitiveness between the teams, with only one chance in this tournament. The fight for first place and for survival is at its peak for these CS:GO teams.

There are some real highlight teams taking part in this event, including the likes of O PLANO who are back in Europe for the start of the new season. In terms of the European teams, there’s plenty of high-caliber teams involved. Teams such as Endpoint, Sprout, and more will be taking to the server!

Each team from the Round of 16 onwards will win a share of the prize pool for getting victories, however, the winner of the event will take home the lion’s share of the prize money, which is up to $25,000.

The matches will begin on the 16th of August and will run until 26th August, where a winner will be crowned. All of the action can be found on the official Twitch broadcasts. If you’re looking for the English language stream, that can be found here. For any Russian language viewers, you can watch here.