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World of Warcraft: Mythic Dungeon International and Arena World Championship Return in 2020

Poorna Shankar Posted:
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Blizzard has revealed plans for World of Warcraft esports Arena World Championship & Mythic Dungeon International 2020.

Format changes are set to hit Mythic Dungeon International, most notably:

  • The Europe and Asia (EU/Asia) division includes players from Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Korea, China, and Taiwan.
  • The Americas (AMER) division includes players from The Americas, Australia, and New Zealand.

The prize pool this year will be $300k. A new dungeon is included this year, called Operation: Mechagon, which contains 8 bosses split into two wings – Junkyard and Workshop.

As for Arena World Championship, format changes are detailed as well. Registration will begin in Spring for the online qualification cups. A prize pool of $10k was announced. The AWC will begin after World of Warcraft: Shadowlands has officially released later this year.


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.