Team EnVyUs’ thrilling win over Splyce in Sunday’s epic Call Of Duty showdown was the most viewed esports event in Call of Duty history. The worldwide peak amount of viewers topped the previous record by more than 40%. The combined viewership of all Call Of Duty Championship matches surpassed more than 20 million views. The two teams were competing for their share of $2 million dollars.
“Sunday’s Finals were the perfect conclusion to the biggest fan celebration in our history with Call of Duty XP and to the debut season of the CWL,” said Rob Kostich, EVP and GM, Call of Duty, Activision.
“With over 1,000 teams participating from all over the globe, it came down to the final two elite squads, one from North America and one from Europe. It was an epic, raucous finale that capped an incredible weekend of action that was watched around the world by millions. We cannot thank the Call of Duty community enough for their support, it has been incredible all year long.”