According to the announcement, the tournament starts at 9:00 am (EST) on January 17 and will feature 2,100 DAI and 10,000 LUNA, worth around $3,100, in prizes. The event will be live-streamed on the game’s Twitch channel and hosted by Axie Infinity’s COO, Psycheout, and growth lead, Jihoz.
“This is the first step towards bringing a well-capitalized Esports element to Blockchain games,” said the Axie Infinity team. “We’re currently on-boarding streamers, tournament organizers, and sponsors for future events!”
This news comes several weeks after the game’s multi-platform application was released for community alpha testing
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