About the game

Enter the post-apocalyptic world of Heavy Metal Machines, an ONLINE and FREE MULTIPLAYER game that unites action, car-chases, and battles in an extremely competitive setting. Meet our Metal City and all our characters in this game that is much more than a MOBA. Get the game from Steam!

Quick Rules

How to Participate
  • Register on ESL
  • Follow the steps found on the widget found at right side of this page
  • Make sure you confirm your participation (check-in) 30 minutes before the cup start
Lobby Host

Any player participating in the game can be the custom match creator. The Custom Match creator has to select the region on the bottom right corner before creating the lobby.

Adding your opponents via Access Code

After creating a lobby, please send out the invite link to the opposite team. Please make sure that the correct players are in the lobby before starting the match.

Lobby Setup
  • Server Region: Europe, if not agreed to play somewhere else from both teams
Tournament Settings
  • Game mode: SWISS - All games are best of 1 map.
  • SWISS mode: 3 lives

A screenshot of the on-screen results must be made of every game that is played. The screenshots must be uploaded onto the page with the match details as soon as possible after the game has ended. One screenshot showing each result (e.g. per each round) is needed and can be uploaded by either the winners or the losers.

For the complete rules please check the Rules Page


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.