NBA 2K20 Global Championship is coming

It looks like the NBA 2K video game series is making its way to being more infused into the NBA league with the NBA Players Association.

A new NBA 2K20 Global Championship tournament has been announced.nbamtcoin

Recently, 2K announced that is partnering with the NBA, the ESL, and the NBAPA. This tournament is a first of its kind according to Senior Vice President of Basketball Operations at 2K, Jason Argent. There is a 100,000 dollars in available prizes and the pool will be open to the entire world and all calibers of players.

“We’re excited to partner with the NBA, NBPA and ESL to create this first-of-its-kind tournament for NBA 2K,” said Jason Argent, Senior Vice President of Basketball Operations at 2K. “For anyone who is interested to test how their skills match up on a global scale, we encourage you to register and see if you truly have what it takes to become the best head-to-head player in the world.”

“The global scale of the tournament reflects the incredible growth of basketball around the world,” said Matthew Holt, NBA Senior Vice President, Consumer Products & Gaming Partnerships. ““The NBA 2K20 Global Championship offers a chance for anyone in the world to compete.”

“We are thrilled to be working with these partners in creating this milestone event in gaming,” said Josh Goodstadt, EVP of Licensing for the NBPI, the commercial arm of the NBPA. “Our players come from all over the world and this is a unique experience which will allow fans from every corner of the globe to engage and compete with them through NBA 2K.”

From October to November 2019, any 2K players will compete in local online qualifiers in different regions of the world. This will lead to online playoffs and then eventually the Finals. The Global Finals will be held on February 22, 2020 at the ESL studio in Los Angeles where eight finalists will compete to be the first-ever global champion. The winner will receive $100,000 in prizes.visit homepage