Facebook Gaming mentioned it will work with community companions akin to Real Time Strategies and Community Gaming New York to host more than 90 on-line community occasions.
These are small occasions which can be open to the general public. Each encompasses a $1,000 prize pool, sufficiently small to not entice esports stars however absolutely sufficient to be a draw on your neighborhood newbie gamer.
Interested rivals can discover and register for a match right here.
Facebook Gaming mentioned that organized play (like tournaments) connects individuals round video games in a robust approach. However, funding and entry to organized play alternatives amid the pandemic has change into more and more restricted. So Facebook Gaming launched its match product in March to assist individuals keep linked by means of video games and arranged play. Now, Facebook is increasing that effort.
The Facebook Gaming match sequence kicks off on Saturday, February 20, with two occasions — a Valorant match organized by CGNY at 10 a.m. Pacific time and Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom match organized by RTS at 11 a.m. Pacific. Each match has a $1,000 prize pool and is open to the general public.
RTS and CGNY will maintain a number of more tournaments all through February with titles together with Valorant, Halo 3, Street Fighter V, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3, and Tatsunoko vs Capcom: Ultimate All Stars. Registration and participation is free.
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