World Electronic Sports Games 2018-2019 season expanded with several new game titles and Vainglory is one of them. Highly popular MOBA will be the first mobile game represented on WESG. Eight national teams all over the world will gather up in Chongqing to find out who is better in mobile gaming.
Vainglory division will be divided into two phases: the group stage and the playoffs. The group stage will be held in Round Robin format with Best-of-3 matches. Two best teams from each group will continue to fight in the next stage, while the other two will be eliminated. Play-off stage will be held in the format of Bo3 Single-Elimination bracket with 3rd place decider.
Schedule of the Vainglory division:
- March 9 - Group Stage
- March 10 - Semifinals and 3rd place decider
- March 16 - Grand Final
Vainglory division prize pool distribution:
- 1st place - $60,000
- 2nd place - $30,000
- 3rd place - $15,000