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Call of Duty eSports invades Asia

By Patrick Alcantara - on 19 Dec 2016, 10:10am

Call of Duty eSports invades Asia

Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia announced a 2017 Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Asia tournament.

Online qualifiers for Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, and Southeast Asia will take place in December and January, with the top six teams securing their place in the Call of Duty Asia Championship, to be held in Seoul, Korea on January 22, 2017.

The Call of Duty Asia Championship will feature Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare played on the PlayStation 4 console. Entry is available to all players who purchase the Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare at retail shops or through the PlayStation Asia store and enter their team.

Total Prize Pool – USD 20,000
Asia Final Champions: USD 12,000
Asia Final 1st Runner Up: USD 6,000
Asia Final 2nd Runner Up: USD 2,000

Online qualifier dates:
Southeast Asia: December 21, 23, 30
Hong Kong: December 23, January 2 and 8
Taiwan: December 23, January 2 and 8
South Korea: December 23, January 1 and 8

Team registration opens on the 15th of December 2016 and closes on January 8, 2017. Each qualifier registration will close one hour before each tournament. For more details, click here.