PlanetSide 2 joins Major League Gaming lineup

Sony and MLG partnership brings eSports to MMO shooter

Sony Online Entertainment has partnered with Major League Gaming to add its MMO shooter, PlanetSide 2, to the eSports outfit's line-up.


The collaboration will means a spot for PlanetSide 2 in all of MLG's properties including original broadcast programming, online competition and presence at MLG events.

MLG teams will be working with Sony in the coming months to "develop ideal competitive gameplay features and settings" in the game.

PlanetSide 2 programming will also be introduced on MLG's website and on Twitch TV, with a complete broadcast schedule to be released soon.

PlanetSide will make its debut appearance at an MLG first Pro Circuit event on March 15-17, when the Winter Championship event will take place in Dallas, Texas.