NBA 2K game developer Take-Two Interactive, the NBA, the National Basketball Players Association and ESL will launch the NBA 2K20 Global Championship, which will function greater than $100,000 in prize money, in October, the 4 businesses announced Tuesday.
The multievent circuit will function both on-line and offline occasions and will run from October to February, which aligns with the offseason for the NBA 2K League, which ran from April to August this year. NBA 2K20 used to be launched on Sept. 6. Online activities will run in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, with offline regional occasions occurring in Los Angeles, Paris and Sydney, the place winners will take domestic $15,000. The series will conclude in a championship tournament at the ESL studio in Los Angeles on Feb. 22, with the winner netting $100,000. The NBA 2K League concluded its 2nd season in August.
Twenty-one teams, owned and operated by their NBA counterparts, competed in the league, with T-Wolves Gaming facing 76ers GC in the finals. Charlotte Hornets affiliate Hornets Venom GT will join the league in the 2020 season, marking 22 of the 30 NBA groups with brands in the league.