Activision Announces $1million Call of Duty Tournament

by on January 9, 2015

What has been a incredibly busy week for eSports, with The International Announcement, The D2L Finals and the new LoL season details, has just gotten even more packed as Activision has announced the Call of Duty World Championships.

The third annual Call of Duty worlds will feature a $1,000,000 prize pool and will run from March 27th to the 29th in LA. The trio of Activision, Xbox and MLG are organising the tournament, which will see 32 of the best CoD teams battle it out on the Xbox One version of Call of Duty Advanced Warfare.

Michael Condrey, Co-founder and Studio Head at Sledgehammer Games had this to say about the event.

“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”

“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.”