Feb 27, 2014
The best European Call of Duty teams will snipe, frag, and headshot their way to a chance at $1million in prizes starting this Saturday!
The Call of Duty European Championships start this weekend and the competition is descending on London to battle it out! Hosted by Activision and Gfinity, the Call of Duty European Championships will take place from March 1st to March 2nd in one of England’s most iconic sporting venues, Twickenham Stadium. The teams will compete for a prize pot worth more than $20,000!
26 teams in total from the UK, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Sweden and the rest of Europe will go head-to-head competing for a chance to represent their country at the Call of Duty Championships, presented by Xbox. The world championship event will be held later in March, from March 28th to March to 30th, in Los Angeles and features a $1 million total prize purse.
Over the past month, more than 500 teams competed for a spot in the London event. The top eight teams qualified for the European Championships and the top four will be heading to California for the global Call of Duty Championship! Side note: this years Call of Duty Championship will be the first competitive prize tournament ever held on the Xbox One!
You can follow your favorite team and watch all of the action live this weekend at MLG.tv!
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