Earlier this year, the CoDM World Championship 2020 by Activision went live. Open to all players, this massive tournament gives CoDM players a shot at the $1,000,000 prize pool. With a massive prize pool, the tournament will be the official launch of CoDM as an esport as the first time that the developers have taken steps to build the game's esport ecosystem.
Today, ESL Asia tweeted out about the ESL MSP Championship, featuring 16 teams from Malaysia, Singapore and Philippines who will battle it out in the ESL Singapore Showdown, ESL Malaysia Showdown, & ESL Philippines Showdown. This leg of the tournament has a prize pool of $10,000 up for grabs. Fans can catch the live streams from 1st to 11th September. The champion of each national showdown proceeds to the ESL MSP Championship Grand Final happening on 13th September. The winners of ESL MSP Championship will advance to the CoDM World Championship 2020: Garena Qualifier.
CoDM World Championship 2020‘s Garena Qualifiers has already conducted its four open weekends. The first and second qualifiers were held from 16th July 16 to 19th July and 23rd July to 26th July. The third qualifier was held from 30th July 30 to 2nd August and the last one happened earlier this month from 5th August to 8th August. Each weekend, eligible players ranked veteran or higher were given a chance to play to win Credits, exclusive Call of Duty: Mobile esports cosmetics, and a chance to qualify for Stage 2. Tournament points were based on individual wins and current rank; the higher your rank the more points players received for a win. Upon reaching 80 points within the first ten ranked matches in any weekend, players qualified on to the second stage of the CODM World Championship Qualifier.
Stage 2 of the Regional Qualifiers started on 16th August and will last till 24th August. Each player was to join or create a team of 5 or 6 players in order to compete in Stage 2B of the CoDM World Championship 2020. The top 512 teams per region will advance to the Regional Qualifier (Stage 3B) and win 1000 CP. A Team can play up to 30 Ranked Multiplayer Matches during Stage 2B. The first 30 Ranked Multiplayer Matches are scored and points are given to the team for Ranked Multiplayer Match wins. 5 of the 6 Team members must play in a Ranked Multiplayer Match together to score points.
There are also a number of rewards featured during this event. Playing 30 Ranked Multiplayer Matches with your team unlocks the Ruin - Championship Purple Soldier. Detailed information of the CoDM World Championship in each country (Singapore, Malaysia,& Philippines) will be announced on Garena Call of Duty Mobile official social media. Tournaments will be livestreamed on official Facebook & Youtube of Garena Call of Duty Mobile & ESL Malaysia.