Call Of Duty Advanced Warfare Championship Trailer Released, $1 Million eSports Event Set For March
The Call of Duty Championship is still several months away, but its hosts and sponsors are already gearing up for the event with a new trailer.
The tournament, produced by MLG and supported by Xbox and developers Sledgehammer Games, is set to take place March 27 to 29 in Los Angeles. When the event comes around, it will be streamed live as 32 top pro teams compete for the $1 million prize pool.
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"From Day 1, the team at Sledgehammer Games set out to bring a new way to play Call of Duty multiplayer to fans. We couldn't be more thrilled of how the competitive community has embraced and mastered the new player movements and game modes of Advanced Warfare," said Michael Condrey, Co-founder and Studio Head, Sledgehammer Games.
"This is posed to be one of the most exciting Call of Duty competitive seasons with the Call of Duty Championship being one of the best eSports tournaments of the year."
The developers created the game with the competitive community in mind, and are happy to support the eSports league. MLG tournaments take place throughout the year and award cash prizes and pro points, culminating in the major Championship event.
If you're looking for some immediate, though quite different, eSports action, the Smite World Championship is taking place this weekend, and is being streamed live on Twitch.