Lisbon to stage OMEN Atlantic Challenge, with $16,000 prize pool
Inygon has announced the first details about the OMEN Atlantic Challenge, a four-team tournament that will be held next month in Lisbon with €15,000 ($16,550) on the line.
The announcement was made ahead of the grand final of the LPCS League Cup and marks the first-ever international competition hosted by Inygon, which has partnered with Spanish tournament organiser LVP for the event.
The OMEN Atlantic Challenge will be held on November 23-24 at FIL as part of Lisboa Games Week. Four teams, determined through either qualifiers or national leagues held by Inygon and LVP, will be taking part in this tournament to vie for the first prize of almost €9,000.
Heretics are the first team confirmed for the event after recently winning La Copa 2019. The French side will be joined by the champion of Portuguese league LPCS and by the winners of the Brazilian and European qualifiers, the latter of which will feature La Copa runner-up Movistar Riders and three teams coming out of open qualifiers.
More details about the open qualifiers, including dates and registration links, will be announced shortly. The prize distribution for the event is the following:
1. €8,000 ($8,825)
2. €4,000 ($4,415)
3. €2,000 ($2,205)
4. €1,000 ($1,100)