This year’s tournament boasts a prize pool of more than PHP 25,000,000
Garena announced today that the Arena of Valor World Cup (AWC) will be held in Los Angeles, U.S.A. this July 2018. The total prize pool is expected to exceed AIC’s PHP 25,000,000 (USD 500,000), making AWC one of the largest-scale mobile eSports tournaments in gaming history.
A total of nine regions will compete for the trophy, including: Taiwan/HK/Macau, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore/Malaysia/Philippines, Indonesia, Korea, North America, South America and Europe. Additionally, the tournament host will select three Wildcard teams to participate in AWC.
Having seen AOV’s potential to become the premiere eSports MOBA on mobile, North America’s legendary club Team Liquid and Europe’s famed Fnatic, SK Gaming, Team Vitality, and Alliance have all pulled together pro teams to enter the fray. This year’s AWC will be like no other tournament you’ve seen before.
The World Championship (Arena of Valor International Championship or AIC), first held in 2017, attracted more than 36 million online viewers, breaking mobile game records worldwide and has since become the leading standard ofmobile eSports.
Garena Arena of Valor (AOV) is the ultimate mobile MOBA game that combines intense real-time PvP, casual gameplay and mind-blowing graphics. It has not only occupied the top positions of mobile game rankings in Asia for months on end, but has also received the honor of Google Play’s Best of 2017 Game award in Europe.
For more information, please visit https://intl.garena.com/.