Battlerite is getting its own Esports league

Stunlock Studios, Twitch and Nexon have teamed up to announce the debut of the Battlerite Pro League, the game’s official competitive Esports league.

Battlerite Pro League, Season 1 will feature a showdown of the best-of- the-best in Europe, North America, South America and the competition starting on April 12th. Twitch is the live streaming partner for the league while Nexon is handling production and distribution for the league in Korea.

- Our community has grown and matured immensely since Battlerite was released so it was time for us to provide a platform for the best players to show what they’re made of. By partnering with Twitch and Nexon for the Battlerite Pro League, we’re not only offering an entertaining broadcast, we’re introducing the game’s intricacies to fresh audiences, newer players, and esports fans in many different corners of the world, says Alexander Hermansson, Business Development & Esports Manager at Stunlock Studios.

Teams will be competing for a share of an $80,000 prize pool, as well as over $25,000 in the LAN finale prize pool. Those interested can sign up on the Battlerite Pro League site. Anyone interested in watching the tournament can do so via the Battlerite Twitch during the dates and times listed on the league site.

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