[This press release has been provided by CD Projekt Red PR and is presented by the GOA team for informational purposes]
CD PROJEKT RED announces that Benjamin ‘Kolemoen’ Pfannstiel has emerged victorious from the GWENT World Masters Season 1.
The long-awaited, epic conclusion to GWENT’s first competitive season took place this past weekend. GWENT World Masters, which was streamed live on Twitch, saw the eight best players from GWENT Masters Season 1 compete for the lion’s share of a $250,000 prize pool. Battling through the Quarterfinals, Semifinals, and the Grand Final itself, KOLEMOEN earned the title of GWENT World Champion.
The final tournament prize pool distribution and standings are as follows:
Benjamin ‘Kolemoen’ Pfannstiel (Germany)
Benjamin ‘Kolemoen’ Pfannstiel (Germany) — $119,000
Frederick ‘Freddybabes’ Bird (United Kingdom) — $53,000
Andrzej ‘Adzikov’ Bal (Poland) — $28,250
Adrian ‘Lifecoach’ Koy (Germany) — $16,250
Serghei ‘Magpie131’ Sorochin (Moldova) — $11,000
Raffael ‘GameKingAT’ Iciren (Austria) — $8,750
Damian ‘TailBot’ Kaźmierczak (Poland) — $8,750
Daniel ‘Damorquis’ Morkisch (Germany) — $5,000
CD PROJEKT RED would like to thank all participants and everyone who watched live to help make GWENT World Masters such a fantastic event.
GWENT Masters, the official esports series for GWENT: The Witcher Card Game, is in its third season this year, with the second GWENT Open tournament of the season set to take place on July 3rd & 4th 2021 at 2PM CEST. Gamers who wish to support GWENT’s official competitive scene can do so by purchasing a special offer currently available in the GWENT in-game store — The Year of the Great Oak Bundle — 30% proceeds of which will contribute to the prize pool of the next GWENT World Masters tournament.
For a complete overview of GWENT Masters, including the ruleset, format, and tournament dates for next Season, visit masters.playgwent.com.