The regional championship of Wild Rift Esports in the North American Region has come near. Participants are ready to throw everything they got as the Wild Rift North America Series (WNS) Season 1 Championship is going to start on April 29, 2022. Riot Games along with Wisdom Media is behind the event that will send teams to the most prestigious event of Wild Rift Esports in 2022, the Wild Rift Icons Global Championship. The venue, Bloomington (MN), is ready to witness the battle for the trophy and the chance to represent North America on the global stage of Wild Rift.
Wild Rift North America Series 2022: Schedule, Format, and Participant Teams
Scheduled to start on April 29, the event will run till the first day of May. Teams will be facing each other as per the ‘yet to be declared’ format of the event. Eight North American teams have managed to make their way to the event.
Before the championship determined the eight selected teams, the event held several circuits to select teams. In early April, many teams participated in the qualifiers of three Major and the Last Chance Qualifier. However, the list of the participating teams is as follows.
- Tribe Gaming NA
Last Chance Qualifier
- No More Ego
WNS 2022 Season 1 Championship: Prize Pool
The championship is going to be the first LAN event of Wild Rift in North America. Along with the title of the champion of NA, teams will fight each other for a share of the huge prize pool of $80,000. The share of each team is as follows.
- Champion: $30,000
- Runner-up: $17,500
- Third: $12,500
- Fourth: $8,000
- 5th-6th $4,000
- 7th-8th $2,000
The champion team of the event will book a direct slot in the Group Stage of the Wild Rift Icons Global Championship while the runner-up will take a place in the play-ins. With some big names in the league, the event will surely deliver an intense play from the team for the Wild Rift fans both in NA and the world.