Activision have announced new information about the upcoming Call of Duty World League event in Las Vegas, conforming the venue and when spectator tickets will go on sale.
CWL Vegas will take place in the historic Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada from Friday, December 7 to Sunday, December 9.
Tickets for spectators who would like to attend the event in person will go on sale on Friday, October 5 from the MLG website.
The three-day tournament will be the inaugural CWL event of the Black Ops 4 season, and will be the first time fans get to see 5v5 Call of Duty in a competitive LAN environment. There is currently no information available about when team passes will be available for purchase.
The Hard Rock Hotel is an iconic resort close to the Sunset Strip in Las Vegas. The CWL Vegas event will be the first time that the hotel has hosted esports competition, and top teams from around the world are expected to compete at the resort.
— Call of Duty esports (@CODWorldLeague) October 2, 2018
With Call of Duty making the switch to 5v5 from 4v4, organizations have moved quickly to acquire players as they attempt to get their final squads in place ahead of Black Ops 4’s release on October 12.
Recently, OpTic Gaming announced the signings of TJHaLy and Dashy to complete their roster, while Team Reciprocity announced their arrival to CoD with a brand new five-man roster featuring a mixture of international talent.
With time ticking down until the first event of the season, it will be fascinating to see the finished squads that will head into battle at the Hard Rock Hotel on December 7.