CDL Resurgence Rebirth Island: How to Play, Prize Pool, and Everything We Know

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Competitive Warzone tournaments are nothing new. Events featuring tens of thousands in prize money and a variety of formats have proven a hit for those looking to watch the very best players showcasing their skills.

As part of the Season 2 Reloaded update, Activision announced the battle royale would join forces with the Call of Duty League (CDL) to host CDL Resurgence Rebirth Island, an event that gives casual players a chance to compete against pro players.

With that said, find out how to compete in the CDL Resurgence Rebirth Island event along with all the details in our hub.

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April 6, 2022: CDL Rebirth Playlist

The CDL Rebirth playlist is now live across all platforms. Once your team is registered, drop into the action and score as many points as possible for a chance to compete against all 12 CDL franchises.

How To Sign Up For CDL Resurgence Rebirth Island

Instead of being closed off to invited competitors, all Warzone players in North America and can stream on YouTube are eligible to compete. Unfortunately, the competition isn't open to Europeans but the CDL is looking at the potential of hosting a tournament for the region at a later date.

For those that are eligible, here's how to register:

  • Head to the GameBattles website and log into your account.
  • Find some teammates and create one on the website between March 23 and April 7 before rosters lock.
  • Jump into the CDL Resurgence Quads playlist from April 5-6.
  • Try to finish in the top 40 teams to secure a place in the qualifiers.

CDL Resurgence Rebirth Island Prize Pool

Those that manage to make it through the qualifiers and into the Grand Final will be battling for a share of $100K in prize money. An exact prize breakdown hasn't appeared yet but as soon as it does, we will update this article with all the latest intel.

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CDL Resurgence Rebirth Island Format and Schedule

Before players get to compete for the cash, there are several qualifying rounds to work through. Check out the full schedule of the event along with the format below!


  • Round 1 Qualifier: April 11-14 with four groups of ten squads attempting to qualify for Round 2. 20 teams will advance.
  • Round 2 Qualifier: April 15 - Two groups of ten play for semi-final spaces. Eight teams will move on to the next round.
  • Semi-Finals: April 24 - Another two groups of ten drop in alongside six CDL franchises in each. The top five from each semi-final will make their way into the Grand Final.
  • Grand Finals: 10 teams will face off for a chance to win the prize money.


The format features minimal differences from other Warzone tournaments. The qualifiers will take place over a four-map series while the Grand Final will be held over six maps. Here's how squads can earn points:

  • 1 Point per Elimination
  • 1st - 2x Score Multiplier
  • 2nd/3rd - 1.5x Score Multiplier
  • 4th/10th - 1x Score Multiplier