This is the first LAN event for Battlegrounds since launching in early access back in March. Since its release, the game has sold more than six million copies, quickly becoming one of the most-played games on Steam and building a dedicated, immense community.
This invitational is being funded via special vanity items, the cost of which will be used as prizes for the event’s winners. The items will be begin rolling out on 3 August. The total prize pool has been valued at $350,000.
The event will be broadcast across Twitter, Facebook and Twitch and will offer ways for viewers to interact with players. Coverage begins each day at 4:00p.m. CEST.
More details will be coming soon about the event.