Developer: Infinity Ward, Treyarch and Sledgehammer Games
Call of Duty (CoD) is one of the world's most successful video game franchises, created by Infinity Ward, Treyarch and Sledgehammer Games. CoD is a military-themed shooter, eSports competitions have been held annually since 2006. The discipline is in demand in the USA, Canada, Australia, France, and the UK.
CoD esport - What game is this?
Call of Duty is a series of shooter games. The themes of the games are World War II, World War III, alternative history, as well as references to modern warfare.
Call of Duty first appeared in 2003, the series includes over 30 games. CoD is in great demand in the UK, USA, and Australia as well as in several European countries.
The game features different modes, including both team and single missions. The championships use several multiplayer modes - 5v5 confrontation, 2v2, battle royal, capturing and holding objects on the map. Round robin competitions are widespread - when each participant plays with everyone at least once. One of the features of Call of Duty is the "zombie mode", the essence of which is to kill as many opponents as possible who have resurrected after death. The one who committed the most murders wins.
As an e-sports discipline, Call of Duty is not very popular in the CIS community, but it is in great demand in America, Great Britain, and Australia. Call of Duty Warzone and Modern Warfare are used for esports competitions.
Call of Duty Esports Tournaments
Tournaments for various parts of Call of Duty have been running for over 14 years, starting in 2006. CoD: Modern Warfare and Warzone, as the most balanced parts of the series, turned out to be the most demanded at tournaments. In 2020, the World Championship was held based on Modern Warfare.
The Call of Duty World Championship has been held since 2013 with the active participation of the game developer Activision. All competitions are held on Sony PlayStation consoles. Initially, Xbox was used, but then it was decided to switch to PS 4. In 2020, the Championship was moved to the online format due to the difficult epidemiological situation caused by Covid-19. Traditionally, the Championship is held annually at the end of August.
In 2016, local leagues appeared in Europe, America, and Australia, winning which, participants received the right to take part in world competitions.
The Call of Duty League with a prize pool of $ 4,600,000 is the most prestigious and largest competition now.
In addition, popular tournaments are the $ 1.25M CWL Pro League, CWL Anaheim, Challenger Cup and Twitch Rivals.
CoD Teams & players
The winner of the Call of Duty League in 2020 was the Dallas Empire team, who defeated Atlanta FaZe in the final. The other two strongest teams in third and fourth place were the Chicago Huntsmen and London Royal Ravens.
In 2019, teams such as eUnited, 100 Thieves, OpTic and Gaming Enigma6 Group performed well, and Chris "Simp" Lehr, who played in the eUnited team, was recognized as the best player in the competition.
Dallas Empire member Ian "C6" Porter became the best player in 2020.
There are also Call of Duty teams in Russia, but they do not participate in major international competitions yet. Perhaps this is due to the lesser popularity of console games.
How to bet on Call of Duty
The most common and popular betting options for Call of Duty are:
Forecast for the exact score of the fight
Handicap on cards
Match outcome on a separate map
Total kills made by one specific player
The total number of deaths of one player
A live line can be represented by bets on the winner of the current round.
Call of Duty Betting Strategies
The most important thing to remember before betting on this or that event in eSports is to understand the chosen discipline. Do not make thoughtless bets, try to play Call of Duty yourself, so you will be able to better experience the game and all the subtleties of game mechanics.
Watch the professional scene, analyze the results of previous championships, remember the key players of the season. It often happens that the strongest player signs a contract and leaves for another team, it is important to consider these movements. They can both strengthen the new team and weaken it by the lack of teamwork with the new member of the team. Before placing a bet, look for information on team lineups, wins and losses in recent matches.
Step-by-step instructions on how to bet on Call of Duty at 1win
Register on the 1win bookmaker's website and make a deposit | link: Place a bet
In the Line tab, select Call of Duty and find the match of interest
Choose a forecast, odds, and rate
Place a bet
If you win, you can withdraw money in any convenient way or continue playing
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