‘Injustice 2’ War Of The Gods Tournament Announced, More Than $15,000 In Cash Prizes

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2017-05-16
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Injustice 2 is about to release and a tournament has just been announced that will allow participants to win up to $15,000 in cash prizes.

The War of the Gods tournament is a free-to-enter tournament circuit open to all Injustice 2 players from the United States and Canada. The tournament will begin with qualifiers on May 20 starting at 6 p.m. EST.

For 10 weeks, Injustice 2 players will duke it out on Saturdays with the Top 8 Finals happening on Tuesdays. The top players of each week will earn a distribution of prize money and league points, which will determine who ultimately participates in the Season Finale on Sept. 17.

If you’re interested in watching the War of the Gods Injustice 2 tournament online, Stream.Me will be hosting and broadcasting it all.

Potential participants can get all of the rules and register for the Injustice 2 War of the Gods tournament here. Check out the entire War of the Gods schedule and a breakdown of the cash earnings below.

Tournament Schedule:

                             Qualifiers                   Top 8

                             6:00pm EST              8:00pm EST

Week 1                 May 20, 2017            May 23, 2017

Week 2                 June 3, 2017             June 6, 2017

Week 3                 June 24, 2017           June 27, 2017

Week 4                 July 1, 2017              July 4, 2017

Week 5                 July 8, 2017              July 11, 2017

Week 6                 July 22, 2017            July 25, 2017

Week 7                 Aug. 5, 2017             Aug. 8, 2017

Week 8                 Aug. 19, 2017           Aug. 22, 2017

Week 9                 Aug. 26, 2017           Aug. 29, 2017

Week 10               Sept. 9, 2017            Sept. 12, 2017

Season Finale      Sept. 17, 2017                  

Tournament Prize Pool:

Season Finale Prizes

  • First Place - $4,000
  • Second Place - $2,500
  • Third Place - $1,500
  • Fourth Place - $1,000
  • Fifth Place - $500
  • Sixth Place - $500

Weekly Prizes

  • First Place - $250 and 150 league points
  • Second Place - $150 and 125 league points
  • Third and Fourth Place - $50 and 75 league points
  • Fifth through Eighth Place - 50 league points
  • Ninth through Sixteenth Place - 25 league points
  • Seventeenth through Thirty-Second Place - 10 league point

Injustice 2 is the sequel to the hit fighting game Injustice: Gods Among Us produced by NetherRealm Studios -- the studio behind the Mortal Kombat series. Injustice 2 brings DC Comics greatest heroes and villains and pits them against each other in one-on-one combat.

The sequel will feature a larger roster of fighters (currently 30 fighters) with nine DLC characters coming in the months after the game’s launch.

An in-depth story mode will allow players to enjoy a robust single-player experience, while the Gear System adds more depth and strategy to fights. Players can earn different gear from online battles and single-player campaigns. Gear can boost stats and give special abilities and even change up a character’s moveset.

Injustice 2 will release for PS4, Xbox One and PC on May 16.

Are you interested in participating in the War of the Gods tournament? Which Injustice 2 character are you thinking of maining? Let us know in the comments section below.

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