May 25, 2023 – Lunacian Sports League (LSL), the first and longest-running professionally organized esports league for Axie Infinity, has recently announced its partnership with Vietnam’s flagship blockchain event, GM Vietnam, as the destination of its upcoming LSL Season 5: Guild Rush LAN Finals.
One of the most highly anticipated blockchain events in Southeast Asia this 2023, GM Vietnam features 70+ speakers, 50+ exhibitors, and multiple side events. The event is expected to be attended by over 2,500 participants, and reach over 500,000 online. LSL Season 5: Guild Rush LAN Finals is set to take place in the GM Vietnam sub-stage on July 7th, 2023 where attendees can witness the tournament live on-site.
LSL has recently concluded its online qualifier tournaments and Knockout Stage that determined the Top 8 players advancing to the LAN Finals. With over ~7,500AXS at stake in the upcoming LAN Finals out of the 10,500AXS season prize pool, 4 players from the East and another 4 players from the West will battle it out to determine the LSL Season 5: Guild Rush Champion. The LAN tournament will be broadcast live online in English, Tagalog, and Spanish.
Metasports CEO Joe Josue expressed his enthusiasm for the announcement, stating that Metasports is always on the hunt to bring their IPs, such as LSL, to the next level. “We’re excited to have LSL’s first LAN playoffs at a major event like GM Vietnam. The league has been growing consistently the past 2 years and is all thanks to the community alongside the support structures set up by Sky Mavis. We believe this is a great opportunity and we’re honored to showcase LIVE esports action to event goers and viewers around the globe.”
”As the longest-running Axie Infinity esports league, Lunacian Sports League brings a one-of-a-kind competitive atmosphere to GM Vietnam event. Together, we create exciting and engaging experiences for gamers and spectators alike, contributing to the growth and development of the GameFi ecosystem,” said Jenny Nguyen, COO at Kyros Ventures, Coin68, and Co-Lead at GM Vietnam.
Catch the LSL Season 5: Guild Rush LAN Finals live this July 7, 2023 at GM Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City. Book tickets on the official GM Vietnam website or watch the tournament online via Facebook & Twitch.
About GM Vietnam
Organizer of the most spectacular blockchain event in 2023 to be held in Vietnam, the biggest cryptocurrency adopting nation in the world (2020,2021 ; Chainanalysis).
They aim to establish and strengthen the network of global Web3 developments, creating more opportunities for Web3 enthusiasts to learn and explore the potential of the crypto landscape in Vietnam. They aspire to bring together more than 5,000 participants in HCMC Vietnam.
GM Vietnam will be the playground for diverse players from all backgrounds, including developers, builders, entrepreneurs, investors, crypto enthusiasts and even normies and students.
A Metasports.gg production, the Lunacian Sports League (LSL) is the first professionally organized esports league for the leading Play-to-Earn Game Title: Axie Infinity. Launched in February 2021 with an invitational of just 8 guilds, the league has since grown into engaging more than 100+ Play-to-Earn guilds in its tournament and leagues, innovated in NFT esports experiences with NFT Trophies & League Tickets, and powered other esports organizers in the space with professional esports broadcast production and tournament operations.
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