ASUS Republic of Gamers Presents the Spanish Leg of 2017 Join the Republic: Community Challenge

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Barcelona, Spain, 5th October, 2017) — ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today presented the Spanish leg of the 2017 Join the Republic: Community Challenge (JTR:CC). JTR:CC is visiting Spain at the Barcelona Games World for the first time ever, with Antonio ‘Reventxz’ Pino from the ROG Army captain for the Spanish team.

JTR:CC visits the Barcelona Games World
Auditions will be taking place at the Barcelona Games World for the first time, with gamers competing to be a part of the Spanish team, who are firm favorites to win the grand final thanks to their history and dominance within the esports world.
Antonio ‘Reventxz’ Pino, a well-known gamer and a huge fan favorite from the ROG Army, will captain the Spanish team. The lucky winners from the auditions will join Reventxz and travel to face seven other fierce teams in Sweden for the grand final.

Join the Republic — around the world!
Some of the global events that the ROG Community Challenge 2017 will visit are:
DreamHack Masters Malmö – Sweden
PAX West – United States
WirForce – Taiwan
Igromir 2017 – Russia
Barcelona Games World – Spain
Poznań Game Arena – Poland
ROG Arena at Microsoft Store / NA – United States
PAX Australia – Australia
Paris Games Week – France
G-Star – South Korea
(To be announced) – Germany
(To be announced) – Malaysia
(To be announced) – Thailand

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About ROG
Republic of Gamers (ROG) is an ASUS sub-brand dedicated to creating the world’s best gaming hardware and software. Formed in 2006, ROG offers a complete line of innovative products known for performance and quality, including motherboards, graphics cards, laptops, desktops, monitors, audio equipment, routers and peripherals. ROG participates in and sponsors major international gaming events. ROG gear has been used to set hundreds of overclocking records and it continues to be the preferred choice of gamers and enthusiasts around the world. Learn more about the choice of champions at http://rog.asus.com.

About Join The Republic: Community Challenge
Join the Republic: Community Challenge (JTR:CC) is an annual global Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) and League of Legends (LoL) competition inviting all gamers to participate in a team that will play in the Global Finals.
A team is built by a captain, who will audition and select four gamers to join his or her team. The gamers will need both in-game and social skills to make it into the team. The captains will select gamers who they feel confident leading to the Global Finals. Once the final members are chose, the team will attend a bootcamp to build both team spirit and in-game chemistry.
Once the 16 teams are finalized they will travel to the global finals, a full-on esports event and an opportunity for the selected gamers to experience their idols’ lifestyles for a weekend. The entire proceedings will be broadcast from Monster Energy Dreamhack Studios in Stockholm, Sweden.
The entire event can be followed on ROG social-media channels, from the start at ChinaJoy to the finish at the Global Finals in January 2018 at Monster Energy Dreamhack Studios in Stockholm, Sweden.