ESL has launched its first tournament / league in Africa. The league will feature two games : Hearthstone and CSGO.
The inaugural series of the ESL African Championship will run from April to June, followed directly by the second series starting in July. The grand finals of series two will culminate in October at the rAge Gaming Expo in the Ticketpro Dome of Johannesburg. There, the top four teams and players in both CS:GO and Hearthstone will get the chance to compete against each other on the big stage.
ESL’s Executive Board Member, Malte Barth, is thrilled to bring the ESL National Championships to Africa.
“We are excited to bring the ESL African Championship to the local esports community. By giving gamers the opportunity to compete at the leading global leagues and tournaments, we help them pave their way to create legendary moments within the ESL esports universe. Together with our partner Kwesé, we are committed to making the ESL African Championship a great success!”
Check out the official page on ESL webpage for more information about the league