Mattel Announces The First Uno Championship Series

Mattel revealed today that they will be holding their own esports tournament as the first Uno Championship Series will happen this year. The events are being held as part of the 50th anniversary for the game, as they are looking to find the best of the best in online competition through the game's mobile app. Players will have a chance to win $50k and be added to the "Invitational Tournament" in Las Vegas this November. We have more details on the event below as everything will kick off on July 2nd, 2021.

Credit: Mattel
Credit: Mattel

Uno, the #1 card game, is hosting an inaugural Uno Championship Series! This is a don't-miss opportunity for fans from around the world to come together through a digital tournament on the UNO! app and a chance to win $50,000 in celebration of the brand's 50th anniversary. Fans will compete for the title of the first-ever official Uno World Champion and a chance to win $50,000 starting on Friday, July 2! Not to mention, select players in the Uno Mobile Tournament will be invited to the Uno Championship Series "Invitational Tournament" in Las Vegas this November. And like all Vegas events, the stakes are high and things are bound to get WILD.

Starting on July 2, fans everywhere will be able to participate in the digital tournament through the  Uno! app  (App Store + Google Play).  Select players in the Uno Mobile Tournament will be invited to the Uno Championship Series Invitational Tournament in Las Vegas, NV this November. And like all Vegas events, the stakes are high and things are bound to get WILD. The Uno Championship Series Invitational Tournament is an in-person celebratory event taking place in Las Vegas, NV on November 11, 2021, with a grand prize of $50,000.

  • Uno Mobile Tournament: Once on the Uno! app, fans 18 and older can click on the "Uno Championship Series: Mobile Tournament" card in the lobby to play in the tournament. 
  • Uno 50th Anniversary Instant Win Sweepstakes: Ten Uno fans in the U.S. can win the 2021 Uno 50th Anniversary Instant Win Sweepstakes for a chance to compete in the Uno Championship Series Invitational Tournament in Las Vegas, NV.  To learn more about how to enter, check out the rules here
  • Uno Championship Series Invitational Tournament: Fans from around the world may be invited to an in-person celebratory event taking place on November 11, 2021 (11.11.21) in Las Vegas, NV to compete for the grand prize of $50,000.

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