McDonalds’ Virtual LaLiga eSports went underway on 19 March, signing up a staggering 5,000 gamers. Many representatives from the eSports world joined the fray and competed in the opening qualifier. With the latest numbers, Spain is for sure one of the forefronts of EA’s renowned eSports title FIFA. One gamer from the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One iterations of the game will be distinguished as the country’s FIFA professional in the respective platform.
The first event started with the PlayStation 4 category to the fore, featuring 4,080 games. Players battled it out on ArenaGG, taking part in Bo3 clashes. JraLion10 and Ferperry made it through the quarter-final and semi-final stages, landing a spot each in the grand finals. Ferperry succeeded in besting his opponent with 2-0.
The Xbox One iteration of the game saw 496 games played during the initial five rounds. For the finals, I 5 I zidane 10 overcame SergioEspier with another unchallenged victory setting the score at 2-0.
Meanwhile, the second tournament, which began on 24 March, is still in progress until 28 March, and the third competition will start on 29 March to conclude on 2 April. Every one of the top 64 players will accrue points, which will help them climb the tournament ladder.
Overall, 16 PlayStation 4 and 16 Xbox gamers will attend the finals held at the Liga de Videojuego Pofesional stadium in Barcelona. Upon success, the victorious contestant will gain entrance into the EA Sports FIFA 18 Global Series.