Quick Rules

Format
  • Doulbe Elimination
  • Best of Five Games - Best of Seven Finals
  • Winner from Champions Bracket advances to HCS
ELIGIBILITY
To enter and participate in the Tournament, you must be a legal resident and physically located in one (1) of the fifty (50) United States (including the District of Columbia) or Canada (excluding Quebec), and be thirteen (13) years of age or older. Minors must have the permission of their parent/legal guardian to enter.

HOW TO ENTER
There are sixty-four (64) spots available in each of the Open Brackets and eight (8) in the Champions Bracket.



Match Schedule + Gametype Rotations
Per round Map rotations are set for the duration of the tournament.

  • Round 1 - Ro8 - Rotation 3
  • Round 2 - Ro4/4 - Rotation 2
  • Round 3 - Ro2/4 - Rotation 7
  • Round 4 - Lower Ro2 - Rotation 1
  • Round 5 - Lower Ro2 - Rotation 4
  • Round 6 - Grand Finals - Rotation 6 [bo7]
  • Round 7 - Grand Finals repeat - Rotation 5 [bo7]

Gametype rotations
Rotation 1
  • SH Empire
  • S Truth
  • CTF Coliseum
  • SH Eden
  • S The Rig
  • CTF Truth [bo7]
  • S Plaza [bo7]
Rotation 2
  • CTF Coliseum
  • S Regret
  • SH The Rig
  • CTF Truth
  • S Plaz
  • SH Eden [bo7]
  • S The Rig [bo7]
Rotation 3
  • SH Plaza
  • S Eden
  • CTF Truth
  • SH The Rig
  • S Coliseum
  • CTF Fathom [bo7]
  • S Regret [bo7]
Rotation 4
  • CTF Truth
  • S Plaza
  • SH Eden
  • CTF Fathom
  • S Coliseum
  • SH The Rig [bo7]
  • S Truth [bo7]
Rotation 5
  • SH The Rig
  • S Coliseum
  • CTF Fathom
  • SH Empire
  • S Eden
  • CTF Coliseum [bo7]
  • S Truth [bo7]
Rotation 6
  • CTF Fathom
  • S The Rig
  • SH Plaza
  • CTF Coliseum
  • S Truth
  • SH Empire [bo7]
  • S Eden [bo7]
Rotation 7
  • SH Eden
  • S The Rig
  • CTF Coliseum
  • SH Plaza
  • S Regret
  • CTF Truth [bo7]
  • S Coliseum [bo7]
Players are automatically added to the Champions bracket after qualifying from either of the Open brackets on May 18th and 19th.

If you have problems or notice any issues, please contact the Tournament Directior through email ( halo@eslgaming.com) or ticket immediately.

Prize

The top prize for winning first (1st) place in the Champions Bracket is entry into the HCS Pro League: Summer Season 2017

Help

This cup can be played in the ESL Xbox One App

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

  • Follow the instructions on the right to sign up and check in
  • 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 chat if it is available, otherwise please contact support.