While many are preparing for Season 6 of COD Mobile, the mobile game has announced their first venture in esports.
The Call of Duty Mobile World Championship 2020 will be the first major event for the game after launching last October.
Call of Duty is no stranger to esports, with the current CDL 2020 season operating in its brand new franchise format.
So what is it and how does it work? Here are all of the details
What Is The COD Mobile World Championship 2020?
The Call of Duty World Championship 2020 presented by Sony is a huge tournament for the popular mobile game, beginning at the end of April for eligible players to compete and win prizes.
When Is The COD Mobile World Championship 2020?
The final tournament has yet to be announced, but qualifiers begin on the 30th April and end on May 24th.
The prize pool and breakdown has yet to be fully confirmed but according to a press release, it features more than $1 million in total prizes, sponsored by Sony Mobile.
How To Qualify For The COD Mobile World Championship 2020
Players with Veteran Rank or higher can compete in the four open online qualifiers.
For each of the four weekends, once you click "sign up" in-game, the tournament will go live and the first ten ranked matches you play will earn you tournament points.
Tournament points are based on individual wins and your current rank; the higher your rank the more points you receive for a win.
COD Mobile World Championship 2020 Qualifiers Begin Alongside Season 6
If you reach 80 points within the first ten ranked matches in any weekend you qualify on to Stage 2.
Players must compete on eligible handest and may not use an external device or attachment of any kind (meaning no controllers, mouse or keyboard). Nor may they use desktop emulators.
Once you have qualified for Stage 2, you will be required to form a team with those who qualified from Stage 1 and continue to play online matches.
More information will be revealed closer to the time.
Eligible Devices include mobile handset devices that are running:
- iOS 9.0 or higher (exclusing iPhone 5s)
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 Plus
- Android 5.1 or higher
Stage 1 Rewards
Those participating in the online qualifiers will earn the following:
- Registration Reward
- You'll earn a COD Mobile in-game reward for registring
- Progression Rewards
- You'll continue to earn in-game rewards as you earn tournament points
- Qualifiers to Stage 2
- If you qualify to Stage 2 you will earn an additional in-game reward. Each week we will be giving away a new item so make sure to play each weekend.