Quick Rules

Evolve Proving Grounds, a series across 4 cups where teams compete for their chance to qualify for the Offline US Finals in Burbank, California.

When the cup starts, check “My Matches” and contact your opponent via Xbox Live and invite them to a custom lobby. Make sure all settings are correct and take screenshots of the results in case of a protest. Afterwards, enter the result into the respective interface. If there are any irregularities or the opponent enters the wrong result, please contact the admin team via support with the appropriate screenshots and information. esl.gg/xb-support

  • Time limit: Standard
  • Max Rounds: 4
  • Character Perks: On
  • Mastery Bonus: On
  • Mappool: Distilllery, Fusionplant, Medlab, Orbital Drill, Refueling Tower, The Dam, Weather Control
All matches are Best of 5 (BO5), in which the first team to win three matches proceeds to the next round. The Finals will be played Bo7. The full ruleset can be found under esl.gg/evolve-pg-ruleset.


Place Reward
medal_gold_3.png 1. 100 points + $100
medal_silver_3.png 2. 70 points + $50
medal_bronze_3.png 3. 50 points
medal_bronze_3.png 4. 30 points
medal_grey.png 5-8. 20 points
medal_grey.png 9-16. 10 points
medal_grey.png 17-32. 5 points
medal_grey.png 33-64. 3 points

Find out more


Is this your first time? Here are the important steps:

  • Follow the instructions on the right to sign up
  • If check in is enabled, make sure to check in on time
  • Wait for your first match to show up on the right
  • Get in contact with your opponent and play the match
  • Enter the result and ask your opponent to confirm
  • Wait for your next match

Still need help? During the cup, use Discord chat if it is available, otherwise please contact support.

Match related issues must be handled via match protest.

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