We’re closing out the yr 2023 with a bang in a return to Sydney within the ESL Intel Excessive Masters 2023 the place the highest groups in CS2 will battle it out. That is the primary time CS2 is performed on the worldwide stage and to this point the followers are loving it!
However what does 2024 have in retailer for Esports? Right here’s all it is advisable to know…
READ MORE: MOUZ Wins ESL Professional League Season 18
Prime Esports Occasions in 2024
Though the trade has seen some decline over the previous couple of years post-lockdown, 2024 is a beacon of hope for the trade as many titles want to get again to the glory days.
In March the primary CS2 Main will happen on the PGL Main Copenhagen 2024. Though this gained’t be the primary LAN occasion for CS2, this would be the first Main.
For League of Legends, we’ve the LEC Finals hosted in Munich. That is set to happen in direction of the top of August/starting of September.
The Six Invitational might be one of many first majors to happen in 2024 with its launch in February.
Valve has additionally said they’re already engaged on the subsequent Professional Circuit Worldwide for 2024. Dota has one of many largest prize swimming pools for any sport for the time being, so we will’t watch for this one!
Different Gaming Occasions
Right here’s an inventory of different gaming occasions going down in 2024:
New York Recreation Awards 2024
Taipei Recreation Present 2024
Hamburg Video games Convention 2024
BIG Competition 2024
PAX West 2024
New Zealand Video games Builders Convention 2024
As you’ll be able to see, there’s lots to be enthusiastic about in 2024, regardless of the place you might be on this planet.
Though these might indirectly be Esports occasions, they’ll function some matches, particularly at Gamescom and SXSW.
Though we nonetheless have 2 months left in 2023, there are few occasions left as we transfer into the Vacation season.
As talked about beforehand, IEM Sydney is at the moment going down with the highest groups in Counter-Strike. Nevertheless, this isn’t the ultimate Counter-Strike event with the BLAST Premier World Ultimate going down in December.
Cell Legends is a big sport in Asia and SEA. In case you’re located in Europe or NA you might not have heard of this sport. Nevertheless, the MLBB Professional League Invitational is scheduled for November with a few of the greatest gamers from throughout the globe competing for the title.
We even have ESI London this weekend with all the largest names showcasing their newest merchandise and software program. Though this isn’t a possibility for gamers to compete, it’s a spot for trade specialists to attach and develop new alternatives heading into the brand new yr.
In 2023 we noticed some superior occasions akin to Gamers8. This actually opens up new alternatives throughout the trade with funding from Saudi Arabia serving to to push the trade into mainstream media with huge prize swimming pools and manufacturing.
With tons to stay up for, what occasion are you most enthusiastic about in 2024? Tell us on Twitter (X) at BestofBetsUK!