During the PlayStation Experience Keynote, Activision and PlayStation announced that PlayStation will be sponsoring and supporting the Call of Duty World League for all of 2016, assisting Activision with events and funding the $3 million prize pool.

Today we’re also excited to announce that PlayStation will be the presenting partner of the Call of Duty World League, which began on Friday with pre-season qualifier events in Los Angeles, Cologne, and Sydney. Teams from all over the world are competing all weekend long to earn their spot in the inaugural season of the Call of Duty World League and a chance at the $3 million prize pool.

Sony is proud to announce, in addition to being the home of Call of Duty eSports, PlayStation is now the Presenting Partner of the Call of Duty World League. The Call of Duty World League is a new global eSports league for Pros and Amateurs with more than $3million in total prize money available, co-funded by Activision and Sony. The first Pre-Season Qualifiers have kicked off around the world, check out the latest at www.callofduty.com/cwl. We can’t wait for all the action to heat up.

SOURCE: Activision