$143,485 USDCurrent MWO WC 2016 Prize Pool size
While all participants have the chance to earn a piece of the seeded Prize Pool, only three Teams will ultimately take home the big money at the MechWarrior Online World Championship Final. Regional Finalists will receive in-game Currency and Content as prizes for their performance, such as MC, 'Mechs, MechBays, and 'Mech Packs. Players and supporters can increase the Total Prize Pool from its $100,000 starting point by purchasing an MWO WC 2016 Tournament Supporter Pack through the MechWarrior Online Store. 50% of the proceeds from all Tournament Support Pack purchases will contribute to the Total Prize Pool!
Grand Prize Distribution
1st Place - $86,091 USD
The Team who finishes in 1st Place receives 60% of the Total Prize Pool.
2nd place - $43,046 USD
The Team who finishes in 2nd Place receives 30% of the Total Prize Pool.
3rd place - $14,349 USD
The Team who finishes in 3rd Place receives 10% of the Total Prize Pool.
Who receives the Prize Money?
The Team Captain will receive the entirety of the Prize Pool money and is solely responsible for distributing the winnings to their Team.