Launch Weekend of The Call Duty League starts Today!

Information on where to watch and details on what to expect from the start of the inaugural season of the Call of Duty League

by Stephanie Glover on January 24, 2020

We’ve introduced the teams. You know the players. Now it’s time to tune in. 

Here’s all the intel on today’s season opening matches, and what to expect from Launch Weekend.

When and Where to Watch

For those in the Minneapolis area, swing by the Armory to watch the event live. You can get tickets, here, while supplies last. 

Fans at home can check or the Call of Duty League Youtube to tune in and watch. The complete match schedule can be found here.

Event Schedule and Details

The matches begin on Friday with the Chicago Huntsmen versus the Dallas Empire. Next up, the Seattle Surge and Florida Mutineers take center stage. The last match of the day pits the home team, the Minesota Rokkr, against the Los Angeles Guerillas. See the full weekend schedule here.

In addition to all the great CDL action, the first-ever Hype Battle kicks off—Sunday, January 26 at 4 p.m. PT/3 p.m. CT—as celebrity teams face-off in intense 2v2 Gunfight matches. The first Hype Battle of the season will feature NBA all-star Karl Anthony-Towns

Call of Duty Challengers™, the official path to pro, will have an open bracket tournamentat the venue during Launch Weekend. Keep an eye on Challengers events to discover up-and-coming pros and future league talent.

The Road Ahead

Following this weekend, the Call of Duty League will switch to a tournament format. The first tournament-style event will be played at the London Royal Ravens Home Series on February 8. 

Keep up to date with news on the players and teams of the Call of Duty League by visiting the website. You can watch the journey of a Call of Duty pro in the docu-series: “The Campaign”. Each episode gives a behind the scenes look while highlighting the life of a professional Call of Duty player.  

Enjoy Launch Weekend!

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