Arena of Valor World Cup 2022, the fifth championship season, will be one of the most significant Esports events ever. The championship will have a whopping prize pool of $10 million. Moreover, this prize pool is the largest in any mobile gaming Esports event.
During the final day of Arena of Valor International Championship 2021, Brend Gottsman revealed the roadmap of Arena of Valor World Cup 2022. Moreover, Tencent plans to merge Arena of Valor and Honor of Kings for this global championship.
Arena of Valor World Cup 2022: Everything we know so far
Tencent has set AoV World Cup 2022 to commence around October 2022. Moreover, this championship will feature 16 best teams from across the globe.
At first, Tencent decided the prize pool to be $8 million. However, after deciding to merge Arena of Valor and Honor of Kings, Tencent increased the prize pool to $10 million.
Roadmap for AoV World Cup 2022
According to Gottsman, the championship will be split into five different stages. Amateur Tournaments, Regional cup & Semi-Pro Tournaments, and Pro Leagues are all regional tournaments, whereas AIC and AWC are international tournaments.
The regional tournaments and Pro Leagues Season 1 will take place between January 2022 to May 2022. From here, the best teams will advance to AoV International Championship 2022, which will take place in June 2022. After AIC 2022, Pro League Season 2 will take place between July 2022 to September 2022.
Tencent has introduced a new point system for the World Cup 2022. All the teams will acquire points throughout the year while playing all the tournaments. The top 16 teams with the highest points will get a slot in the AoV World Cup.
Judging by the prize pool and roadmap of Arena of Valor World Cup 2022, the championship is going to be a blast. All the fans and players are thrilled about the World Cup. It will be exciting to see which team emerges as the champions.