Frequently Asked Questions

What is the VR Challenger League?

The ESL VR Challenger League presented by Oculus and Intel is the next evolution in VR esports. It consists of online tournaments and high energy offline events like Intel Extreme Masters. Players and teams in North America and Europe will compete for a total prize pool of over $200K and the chance to be crowned champions at the grand finals in 2018.

What games will be included?

The VR Challenger League will launch with Insomniac’s “The Unspoken” and Ready at Dawn’s “Lone Echo: Echo Area.”

What is the prize pool?

The total prize pool for the VR Challenger League is over US$200,000 in cash and prizes.

What events will host the VR Challenger League?

The VR challenger League will host events in the US and EU at Oculus Connect, ESL One Hamburg, IEM Oakland, and Dreamhack Winter.

How does one qualify for these events?

We’ll be announcing more about entering and qualifying in the coming weeks.

Stay tuned.