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After the two test cups, the ESL Staff are proud to announce the comeback of the Unreal Tournament section! This is not a dream or a joke, we'll re-open the section of this oldschool game and bring back the whole community into our great competitions.
The very first cup of the new section is the opening cup, check the news for all the details, schedule, prizes and awards on the line! Good luck and have fun guys!

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UT 5on5 iCTF ZP Opening Cup

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Monday, 10th of March 21:00 CET

Brackets & Contestants
Sign up until: 20:30 CET
Start: 21:00 CET
Size: 16 Slots
Structure: Double Elimination

Basic rules:

Maps: SprintaCB3,Klondike,Command-CE3,GrudgeCB3
BrokenLimitsCB6,DukuCB6,AcronyCB,Bleak][ugn
Dreary,SpiritCB2,PryXon-v17
Mode:5on5 BO3 / Finals BO5
Map selection: Team A / Team B / VETO
Game mode: Instagib CTF

Match rules
  • Timelimit: 20 Minutes
  • No show: 10 Minutes
  • All matches are Best of three (BO3)
  • Finals are Best of five (BO5)
  • Each Team pick "their" own map (the Team on the left of the ESL matchpage will have the first choice)
  • In case of 1-1 situation, the third map will be decided due to VETO selection (the Team on the left of ESL matchpage will have the first choise)
  • Players are required to demorec every match that they play, and save the file for atleast one week before deleting the recording.

  • Server and client settings
  • Servers must have UTpure7G, ACE 0.8h on their servers.
  • Tickrate should be kept to min 40 and max 50.
  • Netspeed should be kept to min 7500 and max 20000.
  • The only bonuspack skin that is allowed is boss skin, it is not allowed to use a custom skin.

  • Cup schedule
    RO16: Monday, 10.03.2014 - 21:00 CET
    RO8: Tuesday, 11.03.2014 - 21:00 CET
    LB RO8a: Tuesday, 11.03.2014 - 21:00 CET
    LB RO8b: Tuesday, 11.03.2014 - 22:00 CET
    RO4: Wednesday, 12.03.2014 - 21:00 CET
    LB RO4a: Wednesday, 12.03.2014 - 21:00 CET
    LB RO4b: Wednesday, 12.03.2014 - 22:00 CET
    WB Finals: Thursday, 13.03.2014 - 21:00 CET
    LB RO2a: Thursday, 13.03.2014 - 21:00 CET
    LB RO2b: Thursday, 13.03.2014 - 22:00 CET
    Finals: Sunday, 16.03.2014 - 21:00 CET

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    Prizes on the line

    The top three Teams will receive ESL Premium as following:

    1st Place: 5 x 3 months Premium
    2nd Place: 5 x 2 months Premium
    3rd Place: 5 x 1 month Premium


    We will also hand out the Opening Cup Awards to the winners.


    Info & support

    In case of troubles or doubts, don't hesitate to contact us via Support Ticket or join the IRC Channel (#esl.ut99)




    // Your Admin Team

    TeMPe, Monday, 24/02/14 12:06
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    Nice :)
    Good news indeed! But still holding out for a 1 vs 1 BT cup :P
    Shai wrote:
    Good news indeed! But still holding out for a 1 vs 1 BT cup :P


    As soon as everything is settled, BT will be considered :)!
    newnet avail on this cup?
    Nitro wrote:
    newnet avail on this cup?

    Info about that is found here: http://www.esl.eu/eu/ut99/forum/3249/32727/1157926/
    OK so what happens if you don't have enough players for a game? Can it be rescheduled?
     
     
     
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