Media holding company and esports tournament organiser WePlay Esports has unveiled details for the inaugural season of its new fighting game tournament competition, the Ultimate Fighting League.
The league will feature a total of three competitions in Mortal Kombat 11, SOULCALIBUR VI, and Tekken 7.
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In addition, Ultimate Fighting League’s inaugural season, organised by WePlay Esports and boxing champion Oleksandr Usyk, will see a total of $150,000 (£~106,966) in prize money split equally across the three titles.
Eugene “Hitras” Shepelev, Lead Esports Manager at WePlay Esports, spoke on the launch of the league in a release: “For the first time, our team will hold competitions for several games as part of a single event. We are ready to take on a new challenge that we are incredibly passionate about! We will organise the safest and most comfortable competition environment for everyone, one that not only helps the fighting game community grow but shows everything this incredible genre has to offer. ”
The Ultimate Fighting League is the second fighting game event that WePlay has hosted.
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