WESG 2017 organizers announced first details of the tournament

On the official website of WESG 2017, the information about the upcoming esports championship appeared recently.

As well as in the previous year, World Electronic Sports Games 2017 will take place in 4 regions: Europe, America, Africa and Asia Pacific.

Information about regions:

APAC

The date of event: to be announced
How many teams will join 2017 World Electronic Sports Games Grand Finals: 44

Europe

The date of event: September-November 2017
How many teams will join 2017 World Electronic Sports Games Grand Finals: 54

America

The date of event: November 2017 - February 2018
How many teams will join 2017 World Electronic Sports Games Grand Finals: 32

Africa

The date of event: to be announced
How many teams will join 2017 World Electronic Sports Games Grand Finals: 8

World Electronic Sports Games Grand Finals will take place on March 2018.

The championship will be hosted for 4 disciplines: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2, HearthStone and StarCraft II. A total prize pool for all disciplines is $5,500,000. Except for all tournaments, there will be championships for female teams with general prize pool of $100,000.