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  Summoners War: Com2uS "Summoners War" Held Epic Global eSports Festival
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10/15/2018
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Berlin, October 15, 2018 - Com2uS successfully held its global eSports festival Summoners War World Arena Championship 2018 world finals on the 13th October in Seoul, South Korea. In an epic final, Korean player “Beat.D” came home triumphant in front of thousands of fans.

The SWC 2018 world finals took place over 6 hours in a total of eight rounds. After intense competition among the players representing each region, Korean player "Beat.D" and Hong Kong player "L.A.M.A", competed in the final. As a result, Beat.D won three consecutive games claiming victory against L.A.M.A and becoming the champion wining a prize fund of $30,000 USD.

After the success of the event Com2uS will expand their eSports festival for users from all over the world to enjoy in both online and offline sites. The Com2uS team broadcasted the SWC 2018 world finals live online via the Summoners War official YouTube channel, Twitch and other online media. The tournament was broadcasted in 13 languages and more than 100,000 online concurrent viewers were surpassed, proving the popularity of the game and the event.

A Com2uS spokesperson said, "We're making a new game culture that is beyond the competition with this year's Summoners War eSports festival. We plan to further expand the eSports festival where users from all over the world can enjoy the tournament both online and offline."

SWC 2018 World Finals and previous matches are available at the official Summoners War eSports YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/c/summonerswaresports).

About the SWC 2018:

SWC 2018 began its journey from July and held a total of 3 cups (Americas, European and Asia-Pacific Cup) before the finals. From these cups, 8 players advanced and competed in the World Finals. Interest grew from fans all over the world as the final stages were played out.

On the day of the event more than 1,300 audience members gathered at the venue and filled the main stadium and secondary spectator seats.

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About Summoners War

Summoners War is the flagship mobile action-RPG developed by Com2us. Launched globally in 2014, the game has ranked #1 grossing in RPG games in 98 countries (App Store) and in 95 countries (Google Play). Summoners War features over 1000 unique characters and provides a premium mobile RPG experience gamers are able to enjoy anytime and anywhere.

Summoners War auf Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/summonerswar_eu/

About Com2us

Com2us is a leading developer and publisher of mobile games that span across all genres. Our mission is simple. We thrive to create games with a level of depth and engagement rarely experienced on mobile platforms. Our dedication to build a robust gaming community through active engagement with our players has made this possible. Established in 1998, we’re headquartered in Korea with international offices in China, Japan, Taiwan and the United States.

For more information about Com2us and our portfolio of groundbreaking mobile games, visit us.com2us.com.