World of Warcraft players unite for Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am 2023
Here’s everything to know about the 2023 Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am, which supports diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging, accessibility, and justice (DEIBAJ) initiatives.
Team Liquid and Raider.IO have teamed up for the return of the World of Warcraft Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am tournament! This event will feature esports players, amateurs, and influencers uniting to raise funds for charity. Read on for the Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am details, how to sign up, and charities, and more.
World of Warcraft Dragonflight is the current expansion (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am
The third-annual Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am broadcast will kick off on April 15 at 9 a.m. PDT. Six teams of five players will race against time to push Mythic+ keystone dungeons. Each team will also get five hours to push keys, aiming for the highest level possible. All six teams will enter the fray at the same time and select their dungeons.
Six teams of five players each:
- Two pros
- Two amateurs
- One content creator or influencer
The Mythic Dungeon International is a part of World of Warcraft esports (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
Each participating team will include two World of Warcraft Mythic Dungeon International (WoW MDI) pros and either a content creator or community influencer. The final two spots will go to two eligible and randomly-selected amateurs from the event's open registration.
Interested players can register between March 11 at 8 a.m. PDT to March 28 at 11:59 p.m. PDT via the Raider.IO website for a chance to participate in the event.
The Stiefbruders became last year's Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am champions (Image via Raider.IO)
Where to watch and what to expect
The World of Warcraft esports action will begin on April 15 at 9 a.m. PDT. The broadcast will run until 3 p.m. PDT and happen on Team Liquid's official Twitch channel. There will also be 30-minute pre and post-shows in addition to the five hours of gameplay.
Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am schedule:
- April 15, 2023
- 9 a.m. PDT to 3 p.m. PDT
- Team Liquid's Twitch channel
"The purpose of the Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am is to raise funds for worthwhile charities doing work that represent the values of the World of Warcraft community."
Team Liquid and Raider.IO
Team Liquid and Raider.IO support non-profits
As for the causes, they will be non-profit organizations that are focused on diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging, accessibility, and justice (DEIBAJ).
- Non-profit organizations:
"The purpose of the Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am is to raise funds for worthwhile charities doing work that represent the values of the World of Warcraft community," according to Team Liquid and Raider.IO. This year's tournament will focus on DEIBAJ initiatives in gaming and beyond.
World of Warcraft Dragonflight screenshot (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
Mythic+ Charity Pro-Am prize pool
As for the prize pool, it will be $30,000 USD donated by the event's sponsors. These include wellness company and presenting sponsor Thorne and mod platform plus gaming add-on Overwolf.
This prize pool will be shared based on each World of Warcraft team's placement at the end of the tournament. Each team will get a portion for their selected non-profit organization. Viewers will also get the chance to support these charities via donations during the livestream.
That's all for now. Stay tuned on Esports.gg for more World of Warcraft community news and updates!
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