Athletes from every major U.S. sport will participate in the upcoming Call of Duty Royale tournament, streaming on Twitch every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from April 21 through May 7.
NFL running back Marshawn Lynch and NBA forward Paul George are among the well-known contestants.
Action will come via the “Call of Duty: Warzone” battlefield.
Here are the details of the competition:
When is the Call of Duty Royale tournament?
The Call of Duty Royale tournament runs from April 21 through May 7, airing every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday at 9 p.m. ET. There will be eight episodes in total.
How to watch Call of Duty Royale tournament?
Every match will be streamed live for free on Bud Light’s Twitch channel, included below.
Call of Duty Royale tournament entry list
(Note: Royale teams will not be determined by the sports players come from)
- MLB: Pete Alonso, Justin Dunn, Bo Bichette, Brett Phillips, Gleyber Torres, Gavin Lux
- NBA: Paul George, Eric Pascall
- NFL: Marcus Peters, Marshawn Lynch, DK Metcalf, Kyle van Noy, Landon Collins
- NHL: Taylor Hall, Ryan Strome
- WNBA: Ariel Powers
- USWNT: Allie Long, Meagan Kelly, Debinha, Merideth Speck
Call of Duty Royale tournament rules
It will be a round-robin tournament featuring squads of four players going up against the general public. Teams will then compete against one another in the semifinals and finals.
Call of Duty Royale tournament bracket
Tuesday’s launch will feature Paul George (NBA), Ariel Powers (WNBA), Bo Bichette (MLB) and Brett Phillips (MLB) in a four-person squad against the random masses online. It will begin at 9 p.m. ET.
What does Call of Duty Battle Royale mean?
Battle Royale is a popular every person for themselves (or every squad for itself) game mode in which the goal is to be the last one standing. Players gather weapons and supplies from around the map and work to pick off other players on the way to victory.
Which console will players use?
Players will have a choice of competing on an Xbox or Playstation 4.
Where will the charity prize money go?
All players will win a donation to a charity of their choice. The first place finisher in the Bud Light Seltzer Charity Royale tournament will receive $50,000, the second place finisher will receive $25,000 and additional participants will get $15,000 apiece to donate to charity. Charities that will receive funding include the American Red Cross and United Way.
Published at Tue, 21 Apr 2020 14:31:40 +0000