The best Wo W Arena players from around the globe compete all year in the Arena World Championship, hoping to prove themselves in battle and earn their spot at the World Championship Finals in late 2018.One team will walk away from the Finals as Arena World Champions, and their share of the 0,000 prize pool.Seasonal Championships Teams from North America and Europe will be competing in Seasonal play throughout the year.
The top 6 teams based on yearly AWC point totals earn a spot at the World Championship Finals later in the year (3 from North America, and 3 from Europe).
Blizzard’s Online Arena Cups reward substantial points, but Blizzard-sanctioned community tournaments can also reward a hefty amount. All approved events will directly impact which teams end up in the Arena World Championships, so before you’re allotted points you need to answer a few questions.
With action-packed gameplay and brand new opportunities for players and organizers to get involved, the stories forged in the arena this year will never be forgotten.
Assemble your team and queue up; glory awaits for those who want it most! Community-run tournaments directly impact which teams end up in the Arena World Championships, as all approved community-run events award points. Here’s what you should do: read the guide, fill out the application form and send it to us. In-person events create incredible broadcasts and offer tremendous value to the entire competitive community.
Before they’re able to compete at the Arena World Championship Finals, teams will need to prove themselves against teams in their own region, starting with the Arena Cups.
Arena Cups are online 3v3 Arena tournaments hosted by Blizzard that are open to players of all skill levels to join, with cash rewards up to ,000.
Teams from China, Latin America, and Asia-Pacific will also have a spot at the 2018 Arena World Championship, with full details and schedules to be revealed later.
If you think your team has what it takes to compete, be sure to check out the official rules to ensure you’re eligible. For more information on Points, check out the Point System tab.
For North America and Europe, the year will be split into 3 distinct seasons, with each season having 3 Arena Cups per region.