RIOT Games have announced the first official tournament for Teamfight Tactics, the newly released autobattler game mode for League of Legends. The event will be organized in cooperation with Twitch.
Teamfight Tactics Showdown will be held online on July 17-18th and feature 64 invited streamers competing for a $125,000 prize pool. First, the participants will be split into two groups, and then top eight players from each group will continue the competition on the second day. The tournament will be broadcasted on the Twitch Rivals channel.
Teamfight Tactics is an autobattler game mode heavily inspired by Dota Auto Chess, which was released a week ago with Update 9.13.