Probably this season there will also be a countdown timer.
The well-known counter counting down to the 9th season event will probably appear in a changed form this season.
One of the leakers from the game files extracted graphics to prove that this year we will also see a similar counter. A season ago, a mysterious timer appeared in the sky, indicating the time to the beginning of the event. It was a fight between a robot and a monster. Many players bet and supported the robot, but if they knew about brutes …
Returning to the topic, this season we will probably see the big clock again. It is not yet known in which place and what form, but according to permeations again in the sky.
Also, remember that this is unconfirmed information and everything may change.