The time has finally come, Apex has announced their plans for a tournament featuring the largest collection of competitive Apex Legends talent EVER!
That’s right, today EA announced the Apex Legends Preseason Invitational. Held in Krakow in September, the large scale esports event will consist of 80 teams from around the world competing for $500.000 USD
Design Director Chad Grenier confirmed the announcement, stating that competition is in the DNA of Apex legends and this competitive event will showcase the game at the absolute highest level.
The September event will be held between the 13th and 15th consists of 80 teams with 3 players each. All players will begin the double-elimination tournament in the winner’s bracket. Each round consists of a set of matches which determines whether they will continue on their march, or get dropped to the losers bracket or eliminated altogether. The final 20 teams then converge on Kings Canyon for the chance to become champion.
Teams can apply for an invite to the Apex Legends Preseason Invitational by emailing ApexLegendsPreseason@ea.com and including their Origin ID and associated email address.
For Apex Legends Preseason Invitational eligibility, the official rules can be found here: www.ea.com/games/apex-legends/compete/overview#rules
See you in Krakow Bitches!