If you thought the popularity of VALORANT, the tactical shooter of Riot GamesIt was decreasing, we must tell you that the opposite is happening.
In addition to being in good health, VALORANT will have its largest official tournament in Latin America, FIRST STRIKE VALORANT, and bringing it to the region is the result of a joint effort between Riot and GGTech Latam.
The competition will be divided into two regions, Latam North Y I’m flying Sur, and in each one, up to 128 teams can register (the registration period is from November 10 to 21).
Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay make up I’m flying Sur, and Mexico, Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela, Central America and the Caribbean Islands make up Latam North, and the finals by region will take place on December 5 and 6, respectively. The tournament will start on November 23.
We also have the end of the Free Fire League 2020 broke the all-time global audience record for esports in spanish.
The event reached the mark of more than 1.2 million simultaneous viewers And till 15 million views on YouTube. The winning team was Ignis Esports, Grupo Norte, who won a purse of 25 thousand dollars and his pass to the Continental Series.
On the other hand, the Chinese streaming platform Huya reported its financial results for the third quarter of 2020 and from these a 24% increase compared to the same period last year.
Reported earnings were $ 425 million, which places them above the 343 million that entered in the third quarter of 2019.
The company says most of these earnings were from its live streaming business.
Finally, the streamer Vikkstar has joined the ReKTGlobal organization as co-owner of the London Royal Ravens, the official London team of the Call of Duty League.
It will also be responsible for launching new content formats, merchandise and promotional activations and will host events for Call of Duty: Warzone and others that are operated by ReKTGlobal.