Com2uS today announced two upcoming esports events for Summoners War, the world-renowned fantasy mobile RPG franchise. Player applications are now open for the Summoners War World Arena Championship 2021 and Lost Centuria World Showdown, welcoming Summoners around the world to compete online with the best players for top cash prizes.
The franchise’s follow-up experience, Summoners War: Lost Centuria, a massive real-time strategy mobile game, furthers Com2uS’ stake in esports with thrilling PvP battle modes built for the competitive stage.
“We are thrilled to invite Summoners from around the world to compete on a global scale in these two totally unique games,” said Kyu Lee, President at GAMEVIL COM2US USA. “At Com2uS, we’re dedicated to expanding opportunities for ‘Summoners War’ players within esports, and we’re beyond excited to bring ‘Lost Centuria’ into the fold. It’s a game created around fast-paced PvP battles, and we can’t wait to see the top players emerge at the Lost Centuria World Showdown and continue our esports tradition with ‘Sky Arena’ at this year’s Summoners War World Arena Championship.”
Summoners War World Arena Championship 2021
Summoners War World Arena Championship is back for 2021. For the safety of participants, SWC2021 will be held online without any spectators and players traveling. In order to provide a fair gameplay environment, Com2uS is introducing the “Best of 5” (BO5) rule for the regional cup qualifier matches and all matches of Regional Cups and World Finals.
- Total Prize Pool: $210,000
- Preliminary: BO5 for regional cup qualifier decision matches (BO3 for all other matches)
- Regional Cups and World Finals: BO5 for all matches
Player Selection Criteria:
- Records of the World Arena seasons 16 and 17 will count for selecting the preliminary participants.
- Player selection will be based on individual scores for each season, not the combined scores of the World Arena season 16 and season 17. However, the latest results will be considered first for the seed, and the preliminary matches will be organized as follows:
- Summoners who wish to participate in the SWC2021 but didn’t play in the World Arena Season 16, will need to play in the ongoing World Arena season 17.
- SWC2021 will be held without any seed advantages for players who played in the last year’s SWC2020.
- Applications Open: June 16th – June 28th, 2021
- Preliminaries: July 23rd – August 21st, 2021
- Americas Cup: September 12th, 2021 11 AM PT
- Asia-Pacific Cup: October 1st, 2021 10 PM PT
- Europe Cup: October 23rd, 2021 5 AM PT
- World Finals: To be announced
Lost Centuria World Showdown
Lost Centuria World Showdown invites players around the world to compete in Summoners War: Lost Centuria for cash prizes for the first time ever. Starting with this event, Com2uS looks to develop the massive real-time strategy mobile game into a global e-sport that gamers worldwide can enjoy as a festival.
- Total Prize Pool: $20,000
Player Selection Criteria:
- Any player with level Gold 5 or higher can participate in the event. The top 8 players will be selected as finalists based on the results of the World Tournament held from June 24rd to July 1st, 2021.
- Applications Open: June 13th – 30rd, 2021
- Event: August 7th