The Overwatch Open, a game tournament owned by Blizzard’s with a total prize pool of $ 300,000, will be the next event organized by ELEAGUE. Online qualifying starts tomorrow for the North American and European regions.
The online stage of the tournament will be hosted by FACEIT, while the regional and grand finals will take place at the end of September at the ELEAGUE arena, Atlanta. The Biggest Prize Overwatch Tournament will currently be broadcast by TBS and Twitch.
Prior to this announcement, the Overwatch tournament with the largest total prize pool was the Atlantic Showdown, hosted by ESL at gamescom.