The dates have been set for the Overwatch League Grand Finals. It will be held in Asia, with South Korea being the likely destination from October 8-10. There will be to teams from each region that will participate in a double elimination bracket. From that a winner will be crowned and the world champion is declared. In late September, All Star games from two regions will take place.
Overwatch League Postseason
Beginning September 3, 2020, the Overwatch League will begin their postseason. All teams will compete in brackets that are regionalized to determine which two teams in North America and Asia will travel to the finals. Each team will be quarantined before competing in the Grand Finals.
Winning the Overwatch League is lucrative as they will take home $1.5 million for the team along with bragging rights and a trophy. The runner-up gets $750,000 for the team effort.
Pandemic Plan for Overwatch League
With the world in a pandemic, things could change and the officials of the league have a plan. If it becomes unsafe or any team to travel, the championship will be divided into two regional events. The could lead to a champion in Asia and North America.
Week 29 of the 2020 Overwatch League season is live on August 21-23 on YouTube Gaming!