The Overwatch League proved to be more popular than expected as Blizzard recently announced that tickets to the Overwatch League Grand Finals are sold out.
The first League finals will be held in New York at the Barclays Center, home of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets. Since May 18, public sale date for the event, over 20,000 tickets have been detached making this the largest eSport event ever held in the arena.
“We knew the Overwatch league had incredible and enthusiastic fans, but that’s another thing, we’re incredibly excited to play in a location full of people from the world’s major sports and entertainment arenas,” said Nat Nanzer, Commissioner of the Overwatch League.
BSE Global’s programming EVP, Keith Sheldon, says, “We are thrilled with the drive behind the Overwatch League finals – our goal at the Barclays Center is to be the destination for Major eSports events. taking shape following a great collaboration with the talented team behind the Overwatch League. “
The Overwatch League finals will start on 27 and 28 July: what do you think?