Call of Duty Championship returns in March 2015
Teams will play for $1 Million Prize Pool
Activision has announced plans to host the third annual Call of Duty Championship, presented by Xbox.
The tournament will bring the top Call of Duty eSport athletes in the world to Los Angeles, March 27 - 29. Activision, Sledgehammer Games and Xbox, in partnership with Major League Gaming (MLG) and additional international eSports partners, will play host to 32 of the best Call of Duty teams from around the world, as they compete in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfar, and ultimately claim the lion's share of the tournament's $1 million prize purse.
Qualifying for the Call of Duty Championship will be handled through online tournaments played on Xbox One, and broadcasted on MLG.tv, with select live regional finals taking place February through early March in Australia, Brazil, the U. K. and the U.S. The regional finals will be played on Xbox One and will also be broadcasted live on MLG.tv and additional broadcast partners.
The Call of Duty Championship is open to all qualified players, whether professional gamers or not, provided they meet the requirements of the official rules and regulations. Further details on the 2015 Call of Duty Championship can be found at MLG.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is developed by Sledgehammer Games and Raven Software and was released last Fall for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC, PS3, and PS4.