The "World Super League" has been launched
16 December 2020
Technoblood has officially announced the launch of its global annual eSports festival “World Super League” on December 16th. The world’s best eSports gamers are expected to participate to the new competition under the accreditation of the International e-Sports Federation (IESF).
The World Super League (WSL), which claims to be an eSports tournament made by eSports fans, will select players through regional preliminaries in four divisions: Asia-Oceania, America, Europe, Middle East Asia-Africa. Preliminary consists of an open tournament which is an amateur eSports event that anyone can participate in, and pro gamer or pro game team invitation tournament. The event venue, game titles and pro gamers who the fans want to meet will be selected by fan votes after 2022. The first event will start in 2021 with a total of 8 game titles including 5 official games and 3 promotional games. The detailed will be announced around May 2021, and the first global final will be held in Korea. The total prize pool is about 450,000 US dollars.
"WSL is a global eSports competition created through communication with fans. And all eSports fans can participate and enjoy every WSL event”, said Technoblood Chairman, Il-Young Ryu. Technoblood, which hosts WSL, has been successfully running various eSports events since 2002 and is actively developing eSports business such as an offline card shop tournament 'Shadowverse Rampage Battle' and a PC cafe-based official competition 'Battleground TechnoBlood CUP'.