The most anticipated esports tournaments this year

The last few years were great for all of us in esports. We attended some amazing events, laughed and cried, supported our teams, and shared some unforgettable memories. We can’t wait for all the esports events in 2020!

Some time ago, people were arguing if esports is a real sport. The last few years proved that it is. Now we look forward to 2020 and what it will bring us.

Here are the most significant and the most anticipated esports events of the year!

This is 2020 in esports.


The International (Dota 2)

The International 2019 became the tournament with the biggest prize pool in the history of esports. As you know 25% of the proceeds of all Battle Pass sales go to The International prize pool. That’s one of the reasons why every year the numbers are bigger.

Where.
This year The International will be held in Stockholm, Sweden, and will follow the previous year format.

When. August 18 – 23, 2020

Official page.  Here you can find more information about the tournament.

Some tips: When I want to know some details about the tournament I stoke @wykrhm. He always knows everything! Thanks, btw!


Worlds 2020 (League of Legends)

If you are a League of Legends fan you surely don’t want to miss that one. However, if you want to watch it live, be sure you get your tickets on time. 

Where. In 2019 the Worlds Finals was held in Paris, France. The final was very interesting, and surprisingly for many of the fans, FunPlus Phoenix won the trophy.

This year the world’s most-watched esports event is going to be held in China and the finals will be held in Shanghai.

When. To be revealed.

Official page. Here you can find more information about the tournament.

Some tips. Don’t forget to watch the promo video on the official website. It’s great as always!


EPL, IEM (CS:GO)

We could write a whole blog post just for CS:GO! There are so many great CS:GO tournaments over the year that I don’t know where to begin!

Of course, try to attend (or watch) the tournaments from the IEM series and the Major Championships.

The atmosphere in Katowice, Poland is always indescribable. We can’t wait for ESL One Rio and ESL One Cologne, too.

Here you can find more information about all Major Championships.

https://twitter.com/IEM/status/1218156014689587201


Fortnite World Cup

Some time ago, we witnessed a phenomenon in gaming history. Fortnite changed the Battle Royale genre forever. Many thought that it wouldn’t become a competitive esports, but they were wrong.

In 2019 we witnessed the first Fortnite World Cup with a prize pool of 30 million US dollars across the various competitions. 

Where and when. There isn’t official information, yet. However, we expect it during the summer like last year.

Official page. Here you can find more information about the tournament.


Fifa eWorld Cup

If you are a football fan, you shouldn’t miss the eWorld Cup. 

Where and when. The biggest Fifa tournament of the year FIFA eWorld Cup will take place in London, UK at the beginning of August 2020

Official page. Here you can find more information about the tournament.

https://twitter.com/FIFAeWorldCup/status/1219200892341313537


2020 will bring us also yet another DreamHack series, BlizzCon, Evo 2020 Championship Series, and many more exciting events.

Smite, Hearthstone, Paladins, Warcraft III, World of Warcraft, Rainbow Six Siege, PUBG, Quake, Artifact, Rocket League, StarCraft II, Overwatch, Heroes of the Storm and Call of Duty are just some of the esports, that will give us unforgettable memories in 2020.

That’s it esports fans! There’s an amazing year up to come. 


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