World of Tanks launching tournament league this week

The studio behind World of Tanks has kicked off its first season of the League. World of Tanks players from around the world will be competing for a share of a $2.5 million prize pool, and Wargaming boasts that it will be investing $10 million total into eSports promotion this year.

The dates will be kicking off throughout this month in various regions, with North America set to launch next week on May 12. The finals will be held in Warsaw, Poland in April. You can watch the tournament as it happens and get more info at the official site of the league--if you speak Russian, at least.