The General Secretariat of the International e-Sports Federation (IeSF) has just officially communicated the period and host city of their World Championship 2017. After reviewing all applications and evalutating the options, the Board of the IeSF has decided that the 9th e-Sports World Championship shall take place November 8-12 in Busan, Korea. Busan is the second largest city of Korea right after Seoul and also the domicile of the IeSF headquarters which was moved from Seoul to Busan earlier this year.
Prepare yourself for the several tournaments going to happen during the next months, which will determine who gets to travel to Korea and wear the Swiss colors in this year’s world championship! Please note, that the participation in the Swiss IeSF Qualifier is only possible for Swiss citizens. Similar as in most other sports, the Interational e-Sports Federation only allows those players to play for and represent a country, if they are citizens of that country.
The 9th Esports World Championship features competitions in the following four titles: