VeraEsports launches the Ultimate Warrior Showdown (UWS) Korea Championship 2021, the tournament is officially approved by Krafton in conjunction with the official launch of VeraEsports. 16 teams will be chosen through two competitive formats, split respectively into an open qualifier and an influencer recruitment round. Qualifiers for the Open Category will begin on 17 – 18 November, while qualifiers for the Influencer Category will begin from 27 – 28 November. The top 8 teams from each category will form our final top 16 teams, and will battle it out in the grand finals, happening on the 4 – 5 December, for a total prize pool of USD 40,000. The UWS Korea Championship aims to give back to the local community by offering an equivalent amount on par with the USD40,000 prize pool. The additional USD40,000 offered by VeraEsports will be donated to the winning team’s choice of charity in Korea.