Out of 16 competitive-level Call of Duty teams competing here at day 2 of the Call of Duty Championship, brought to you by Xbox Live, only three have qualified to move on to the last and final day of the biggest Call of Duty tournament in the world.
One team has already secured a spot in the final Championship round, meaning they are guaranteed at least a $200,000 slice of the $1 million prize pool.
Before checking out the recap of day 2 below, make sure to catch up on day 1’s events right here, including some screens of inside the venue situated in Hollywood, California.
Day 2 consisted two brackets. The winner of the upper bracket is guaranteed a straight shot to the Championship Round while those moved to the lower bracket must battle it out to determine who will take the second Championship spot. Here’s how day 2 went down:
Team EnVyUs, winning every round in day 2, has managed to stay in the upper bracket, making it all the way through to the final position. They now await their challengers who will be determined early on in day 3.
Surprisingly, OpTiC Gaming was knocked down to the lower bracket early on but has managed to stay on top ever since. They will face Fariko Impact early on in day 3, another strong team that was only knocked down by EnVyUs in the final round of the upper bracket. The winner of this match-up will go on to face EnVyUs in the last and final round of the event.
It was an intense day filled with epic battles, some that will be already be going down in Call of Duty eSports history. Day 3 is sure to bring out the passion of both competitors and onlookers as one team will be crowned the best at Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.
Remember, you can catch the entirety of day 3 at the Call of Duty Championship right here and you can also follow our own @Mister_Veselka on Twitter who is currently attending the event for some quick, real-time updates.
If you’ve been following along, who do you think will take it between OpTic and Fariko? Do you think UnVyUs can