In June 2019, Drodo Studios released the announcement of the Auto Chess Invitational 2019 with a total prize pool of $1,000,000. Today, Drodo Studios announced the first details and Premium Partners of the Auto Chess Invitational 2019.

The first international championship will feature 32 players from 8 territories. This will be split into the following regions: North America, South America, Europe, APAC, and CIS. In addition, due to the high popularity of the game, South Korea, China, and Vietnam will have their own qualifiers with direct slots to the finals.

Additionally, Drodo Studios also announced partners Imba!, GLL, ESforce, SIN Esports, LVP, FunEase, and VNG. All of which will be responsible for their respective regions’ qualifying slots.

Regional slot allocation as listed as below:

Regional qualifiers will take place from late August to mid-September.