Talking about the Real Time Strategy (RTS) game title, the name that pops up first in your head for sure Warcraft 3 made by Blizzard. Naturally, this one game was the forerunner of birth DotA what we know today might even be the birth point of a genre called MOBA or Multiplayer Online Battle Arena that we know and probably play until now.
Blizzard recently announced that they have launched a version remastered from Warcraft 3 which is titled Warcraft 3: Reforged. This version brings rejuvenation to various elements in the game, especially the visuals that are more modern and spoil the eyes of the players.
It turns out that that’s not all Blizzard has prepared for the release of the version remastered from one of their best-selling game series, they are also preparing to rebuild the esports game RTS stage by overhauling the infrastructure Starcraft 2 as well as circuit introduction Warcraft 3: Reforged which was formed with ESL and DreamHack.
How about esports Warcraft 3: Reforged in 2020? Let’s have a look together.
Warcraft 3: Reforged will launch on January 20 and the esports circuit is well prepared, the size is not as big Starcraft and will consist of 4 events consisting of Anaheim on February 21-23, Jönköping on June 12-14, Rotterdam on October 16-18, and one event in August as yet to be announced.
These four tournaments will culminate in the World Championship at the end of 2020, see Starcraft 2 which started its world tournament in 2021 with IEM Katowice that year, there is a possibility for a World Championship Warcraft 3: Reforged is an event held by Blizzard such as BlizzCon, or DreamHack Winter.
Esports for Warcraft 3 actually existed a few years ago but only as a side match without a clear structure, especially scheduled tournaments, so the presence of a more structured esports Warcraft 3: Reforged might be something interesting to witness.
How about you? Are you interested in watching the development of esports for the legendary RTS title and even become one of the must-have games on almost all PCs in Indonesia?