Microsoft and MLG Team Up for the 2015 Call of Duty Tournament, Presented by Xbox

The best Call of Duty players will converge in Los Angeles on March 27 for the 2015 Call of Duty Tournament, Presented by Xbox. This year’s tournament will be played with Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, the latest Call of Duty game, and players will battle over the staggering $1 million prize pool and the rights to call themsleves the world champions of Call of Duty. You, the viewer, will get a front row seat to the semi-finals and final match through Xbox Live.

“From Day 1, the team at Sledgehammer Games set out to bring a new way to play Call of Duty multiplayer to fans. We couldn’t be more thrilled of how the competitive community has embraced and mastered the new player movements and game modes of Advanced Warfare,” said Michael Condrey, Co-founder and Studio Head, Sledgehammer Games. “This is posed to be one of the most exciting Call of Duty competitive seasons, with the Call of Duty Championship, Presented by Xbox being one of the best eSports tournaments of the year.”

All teams looking to qualify for the tournament must meet the requirements of Major League Gaming’s official rules and regulations. After that, a series of online tournaments will be played on Xbox One and broadcast on MLG.tv. Regional finals will be held throughout February and early March with winners moving on to participate in the championship in Los Angeles.