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Announcing the Collegiate League of Legends Championship

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Aug 31, 2017 08:04pm
Announcing the Collegiate League of Legends Championship

 

The AVGL is excited to announce the Collegiate League of Legends Championship in partnership with DreamHack! The event is FREE to join and all collegiate teams and skill levels are welcome. The league features online group stages leading into playoffs with the Grand Final played on the DreamHack Denver Main Stage!

 

Click Here for the full rules and details

 

Registration ends September 17th and the first matches take place September 21st. Teams will have matches each Thursday and Sunday leading up to the online championship. The finalists receive a travel stipend, hotel rooms, and 3-Day BYOC passes for DreamHack Denver. Additionally, all finalist receive gaming accessories as a prize. Players should join the AVGL Discord for the latest updates and to meet new teammates. Anyone interested in joining the AVGL staff can apply for various positions on the AVGL careers page.

DreamHack Denver tickets and info can be found HERE.

Matches will be broadcasted on Twitch.tv/AVGL powered by Twitch Student.

 

 

ABOUT THE AVGL

The American Video Game League (AVGL) is a leading college esports organization that supports the collegiate community by connecting players and fans, executing high-quality online and in-person competitions, and creating streaming and lifestyle content. The AVGL represents players from more than 1,100 colleges and attracted 500,000 viewers during the Spring, 2017 championships. AVGL partners include brands, publishers, and video platforms that leverage the AVGL’s unique relationship with and access to the dynamic college esports market.

The AVGL was founded in 2015 by an avid gamer and past college athlete who recognized the need to support the college esports community. Based in Boston, the AVGL includes a team of business development, league operations, and marketing experts. 

Follow the AVGL on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram and subscribe to the AVGL Youtube Channel to stay up to date on #collegeesports news.

 

ABOUT DREAMHACK

DreamHack is the world’s largest video game festival. DreamHack’s core and origin is the LAN party, with the two major festivals in Sweden — DreamHack Summer in June and DreamHack Winter in November. DreamHack also arranges festivals, events and competitions in several locations in Europe and North America. The events are a platform for esports, knowledge and creative competitions, music acts, lectures by game developers, internet & game culture, cosplay, the fair, gaming exhibition and much, much more. DreamHack is also a production company with a focus on gaming, esports, music and arena productions for both traditional television and the internet. During 2016, DreamHack attracted 233,000 visitors to its events and more than 135 million viewers who followed the live broadcasts online. More information is available on dreamhack.com. DreamHack is part of the leading international digital entertainment group MTG. More information is available on mtg.com.

 

ABOUT TWITCH

Twitch is the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers. Each day, millions of community members gather to watch, talk, and chat about shared interests. Twitch’s video platform is the backbone of both live and on-demand distribution for all types of content, including the entire video game ecosystem, the creative arts, vlogging (IRL), and more. Twitch also runs TwitchCon, an annual convention for celebrating the Twitch community. For more information about Twitch, visit the Press Center, Twitter feed (#Twitch), and Blog.

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