Mineski Global has announced that Tencent Sports is having schools from the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam will vie for honor and glory as the World University Cyber League (WUCL) 2020 is on the way.
The games have started last week June 28 and will run until July 9. While the finals will be held from July 10-15.
The qualifiers for the SEA region will be spearheaded by Mineski Global’s Philippine division in a tie-up with its grassroots development program, the Youth Esports Program (YEP). The Youth Esports Program is an initiative in the Philippines to develop future esports talent in the country through student initiatives.
We’re excited to be spearheading this opportunity to provide aspiring student esports athletes a competition on an international stage. For many students, this will be a dream come true and, we hope, a life milestone for talented gamers.
Said YEP director Marlon “Lon” Marcelo.
Meanwhile, Tencent Sports, the organizers of WUCL 2020 have expressed their excitement in partnering with Mineski Global for the tournament, which they aim to be the biggest student-based esports tournament in the SEA region. The SEA leg of the WUCL is giving away a total prize of $5,000 split across the three titles.
You can know more about the WUCL 2020 here. For Philippine student organizations and schools interested in participating, you may contact the Youth Esports Program, via @mineski.net or message them om Facebook for details on how to join.