The Call of Duty League has used this season to take a break from modern warfare and return to the good old days of World War II. Before the franchise returns to the modern era, a new Call of Duty League champion will be crowned for the Call of Duty: Vanguard season. The 2022 Call of Duty League Championship Weekend returns to the Galen Center in Los Angeles, CA. Shacknews is here with everything you need to know before all the action begins.
Call of Duty League Championship Weekend 2022 Prize Pool
Eight teams will participate in the Call of Duty League Championship weekend to compete for a whopping $2.5 million prize pool. This is how the prize money will be allocated:
- 1st place – $1.2 million
- 2nd place – $650,000
- 3rd place – $320,000
- 4th place – $160,000
- 5th-6th place – $80,000
- 7th-8th place – $30,000
2022 Call of Duty League Championship Weekend Schedule
The top eight teams from the four regular season main events will compete in the 2022 Call of Duty League Championship weekend. Each team will compete in a double-elimination bracket. The two remaining teams at the end of Saturday will advance to meet on Sunday. All matches are best-of-five with the exception of the actual Grand Final match. That will be a best-of-nine format with the team coming out of the winner’s bracket starting the setup 1-0.
Here are the full brackets, as well as Thursday’s matchups:
Here’s the updated support heading into Friday’s competition:
Here is the updated parenthesis heading into Saturday:
And here is the final group before the last day of competition:
The 2022 Call of Duty League Championship Grand Finals will take place on Sunday, August 4 at 11:45 am PT/2:45 pm ET.
How to watch the 2022 Call of Duty League Championship Weekend
Every game from the 2022 Call of Duty League Championship Weekend can be viewed live on the Call of Duty League YouTube Channel.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Open Beta Launch
If you’re going to attend the Call of Duty League Championships in person this weekend, I have some good news for you. You’ll have a guaranteed early access key to the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Open Beta. As for everyone else, tune in for the Call of Duty League 2022 Championship Grand Finals on Sunday, starting at 11:30 a.m. ( Pacific time) and stay connected for at least 45 minutes. Viewers will have a chance to win an early access open beta key for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 open beta dates will be officially revealed at a later date.
Additional rewards will be given out to viewers throughout the weekend and will include things like double XP tokens, Warzone cosmetics, and more. review the call of duty league website for more details.
Even if you don’t pick up anything, if you have a passing interest in Modern Warfare 2, you’ll want to tune in this Sunday. Infinity Ward will be on hand to share new information about the team’s next flagship Call of Duty title.
How to watch Call of Duty League Championship Weekend 2022 VODs
Activision will regularly update the Call of Duty League YouTube channel with full matches that can be viewed on demand. Each day’s full stream can also be viewed individually.
That’s all you need to know about this weekend’s Call of Duty League Championship Weekend. Shacknews will be tuning in and we’ll be sure to report anything notable from the world of Call of Duty.