In case you’re in Sydney this end of the week, the Overwatch World Cup hits the Star Event Center in Pyrmont beginning today, and keeps running until Sunday. The procedures will see “Group Australia” (which includes players from Blank Esports) set against Sweden, Italy and Portugal, with the opportunity to contend at Blizzcon in the not so distant future.
In any case, those aren’t the main countries contending, with Japan, Spain, Finland and Vietnam groups all in participation – essentially, all the matches in Group C and Group D over on this world glass plan. Here’s the Group Stage arrange, straight from the stallion’ mouth:
Each gathering will play a round-robin, with the best two groups from each gathering progressing to a solitary disposal playoff.
The two playoff champs from every locale will make up the eight-group field in the Overwatch World Cup Final being held at BlizzCon in Anaheim, California.
The other three Group Stage qualifier occasions will happen in Shanghai, China; Katowice, Poland; and Burbank, USA. Check the authority Overwatch World Cup site for subtle elements.
For tickets, head on finished to Ticketek – it’s around $60 (in addition to booking expenses) for a three-day pass. The matches will be communicated on the authority Overwatch Twitch channel.