ELEAGUE The Challenger: Street Fighter® V to Crown Winner in Final Episode, Friday, May 18, at 11 p.m. ET/PT on TBS
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Turner and IMG’s ELEAGUE will present the dramatic conclusion to its first ever reality television series – ELEAGUE The Challenger: Street Fighter® V – as the final two housemates compete for one spot in the upcoming ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational and a shot at its $250,000 prize pool. The one-hour finale will premiere Friday, May 18, at 11 p.m. ET/PT on TBS.
A preview is available HERE.
A Grand Final match will highlight the final episode of the five-part series, which will send the winner to ELEAGUE’s professional stage and offer an opportunity to take on the game’s elite players in the ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational, beginning June 1 on TBS and Twitch.
ELEAGUE – formed in partnership between Turner and IMG – is a premium esports content and live tournament brand that has aligned with some of the most popular esports titles in the business through its first two years: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive – including having hosted two Major Championships – Overwatch®, Street Fighter® V: Arcade Edition, Dota 2, Injustice 2, Rocket League, Formula E and TEKKEN® 7. With a focus on innovative production capabilities, storytelling and exploring compelling narratives surrounding star teams and players, ELEAGUE has generated record levels of engagement with its content and positive reaction throughout the esports community since its launch in 2016.
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