Wild Circuit Asia Invitational 2022 Announced Featuring SEA, Korea, and Japan
The Wild Circuit Asia Invitational 2022 is the only official League of Legends: Wild Rift tournament circuit for the regions of Korea, Southeast Asia (SEA), and Japan. Eight of the best teams in the aforementioned regions have received a direct invite, including the fan favorite RRQ Philippines (PH). The Wild Circuit Asia Invitational 2022 is scheduled to kick off on 5th September and boasts a $40,000 USD prize pool. This is one of the tournament circuits being held around the world to keep the competitive spirit going while waiting for next year’s official Wild Rift esports season to kick off.
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Wild Circuit Asia Invitational 2022 Details
The Wild Circuit Asia Invitational 2022 is an event created to satisfy all the fans' desire to see more of their favorite teams compete in a professional setting. This off-season event aims to keep fans entertained while waiting for next year’s official Wild Rift esports season.
The tournament will be held in an online format with a live broadcast for all the fans to watch.
The teams who will be representing each region are as follows;
Rolster Y (Korea)
Kwangdong Freecs (Korea)
Liiv SANDBOX (Korea)
Unsold Stuff Gaming (Japan)
RRQ PH (Philippines)
Flash Wolves (Taiwan)
Team Flash (Singapore)
Buriram United (Thailand)
Group Stage (5th - 7th September)
Matches start at 3:00 PM (PHT)
Playoffs (8th - 9th September)
Matches start at 5:00 PM (PHT)
More details regarding team matchups will be revealed at a later date.
Prize Pool Distribution
The tournament features a $40,000 USD prize pool which will be split among all eight teams. The crowned champion will receive the lion’s share of the prize money.
1st place: $12,000 USD
2nd place: $7,000 USD
3rd place: $6,000 USD
4th place: $5,000 USD
5th - 8th place: $2,500 USD each
Where to watch
More details regarding the live broadcast for the Wild Circuit Asia Invitational 2022 will be revealed at a later date.