An NFL-led e-sports competition that kicked off extra than three months ago will culminate this Saturday, April 15, when club winners with the NFL team Madden 17 tournaments will go head-to-head in the Club Series Championship.
The Seahawks had been one of eight teams, as well as the Jacksonville Jaguars, Pittsburgh Steelers, Buffalo Bills, Minnesota Vikings, Kansas City Chiefs, San Francisco 49ers, and New England Patriots, to host prime EA Sports gamers from about the nation for an evening of competitive digital action in their respective cities.
In Seattle, at the Paul Allen-owned Museum of Pop Culture, the region’s finest Madden connoisseurs came collectively in early March for the inaugural Madden 17 Club Series Seahawks Championship. In front of an engaged audience of Seahawks season-ticket holders, U.S. Air Force Command Post Controller Michael “KillerMike” Clark defeated tournament favored Shay “Young Kiv” Kivlen within the final round to take residence the title, and earn a spot in this weekend’s Club Series Championship.
Now, “KillerMike” will square off against winners with the other seven clubs’ tournaments, and he’ll get the possibility to compete for Series Points, prizes, and – for the leading two finishers – a spot inside the Madden Championship to become held in May perhaps.
The winner of this weekend’s Club Series Championship will acquire $20,000 in cash. Second place will take property $10,000, third and 4 place will acquire $5,000, and $2,500 will visit people that finish fifth via eighth.