As we draw nearer to the end of the 2021 Overwatch League Postseason, we’re hungry for details. Accordingly, just a few days ago Blizzard-Activision went live with a new press release. Within this announcement, we now have details for the exciting postseason. Read on for a quick recap.
Overwatch League Postseason – Fact Sheet
Let’s list all the new information below, for easy reading:
- Postseason will take place from September 4-25th
- Format incluides online regional play-in matches followed by Playoff Bracket. To conclude, the Grand Finals will take place.
- Playoffs will take place offline at the Esports Stadium Arlington in Texas, Grand Finals in Los Angeles at Galen Center on September 25th
Furthermore, there are a few more details. With regards to seeding, it varies depending on the region. Specifically, the top three teams from the West Region and the top two from the East Region will earn a direct spot at Playoffs based on League Points.
The remaining spots will be fought for by lower placings. Indeed, the final two spots in West will be fought for by the 4-9th spots, while in the East, 3-5th will compete for a final spot.
All of this action will boil down to the Grand Finals where $1.5 million are up for grabs.