NGE Is Bringing The Overwatch Winter Premiere Live Finals to PAX Arena at PAX South
If you will be at PAX South this year, then the Next Generation Esports (NGE) has a special announcement for you. Today they announced that the Overwatch Winter Premiere Live Finals would be at the PAX Arena. The event will take place across the first two days of PAX South 2017 in San Antonio, TX. Any of the PAX South tickets, that are still available for purchase today, will get you in to see the event also.
The Overwatch Winter Premiere Live Finals is still waiting on the announcement on what teams will be there. Today marks the third week of online play between the Winter Premiere’s six remaining teams. The Renegades, CompLexity Gaming, Immortals, Luminosity, Kungarna, and Team Liquid will have to fight for the top four spots to be shown at PAX and they will continue to the live LAN format at PAX Arena.
Andy Vander Woude, Co-founder and CEO at NGE, said:
“The Winter Premiere was designed to highlight the best talent of Overwatch in North America. It’s only fitting to bring these all-star teams to the PAX Arena stage, where their effort and talent can be celebrated by an even wider audience.”
The Overwatch Winter Premiere began back in December, with and astounding amount of competition. Over 500 North American teams had competed over the course of four days. Now the top four remaining teams will move on to PAX South for the chance to win part of the $100,000 prize pool.
The Overwatch Winter Premiere live finals will start on January 27th and end the very next day. For more information on the Winter Premiere broadcast and roster, visit www.winterpremiere.com . For additional information on PAX South and to purchase tickets, visit www.south.paxsite.com. Also If you think you know who will be the PAX champs, send us word on Twitter.