Blockchain TPS MOBA NEXUS Launches on the Epic Games Store with a $15K Competition
NEXUS is a free-to-play 5v5 third-person shooter MOBA, now live on the Epic Games Store together with a competition featuring a $15k prize pool distributed across 3 different categories.
The release was scheduled for today, September 3rd at 12 PM UTC but according to the publisher, due to the large number of people trying to play earlier after pre-downloading it, they’ve decided to turn on the servers a few hours earlier, allowing anyone to jump in and enjoy the Avalanche-based game for free.
What’s not going live earlier is the game’s $15k competition, scheduled to still start at the time the game was initially designated to go live. By the time you see this article, the competition should be up and running, so if the free-to-play title is available for download in your country, you should be able to dive into it and compete in the competition straight away.
The $15k prize pool is split across 3 different categories, with each category having a total of $5k to be distributed to the top 5 players. In one category, the top 5 will be rewarded for having the highest number of kills, while in another the top 5 who have the won the most matches will reap the rewards. In the final category, $5k is allocated to the top 5 coolest clips, so be ready to record your finest gameplay moments for a better chance of snagging more prizes. Based on this tweet below, the rewards will be distributed either in USD or in an equivalent amount of 3ULL tokens.