A new League of Legends: Wild Rift tournament is happening real soon, and it spots a prize pool of US $25,000.
The first Wild Rift tournament in Southeast Asia
The tournament will start off with a total of 64 teams until 4 groups emerge victorious to compete for the grand prize.
The tournament could be in-person
“With an ever-growing mobile esports player base and audience within Asia-Pacific, we are honored to work with Riot Games to launch official esports tournaments in Hong Kong and the region.”Sean Zhang, CEO and Co-Founder of Talon Esports
Mox Bank is said to be the official title sponsor and presenter, along with CSL Mobile and Hong Kong Cyberport which are also partners of the event.
The finals will conclude on 20th June, and the decision on whether the tournament will be completely virtual will depend on the health situation by then.