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Friday Frags - EVO Week

When

  • Friday, Aug 2, 2019

    • 80 Max Players (subject to change)

    • Check-In Opens: 5:30pm PST

    • Check-In Closes: 6:30pm PST

    • Qualifiers Begins: 6:45pm PST

    • Top 16 Begins: 9:00pm PST

    • Est. Tournament End: 10:30pm PST

  • All pre-registered players are encouraged to complete registration at the venue before check-in closes. Any pre-registered players who do not complete registration before check-in closes may forfeit their place in the tournament.

Where

Buy-In

  • $30/Player

  • All buy-ins contribute directly towards the prize pool.

Taxable Winnings

  • According to NV state & federal law, any single winnings of $600 or above are subject to winner's tax. Any player(s) who win a single payout of $600 or above must fill out a W9, or W8 BEN (for International players), upon signing for the winnings. Players who are 17 and under MUST have a parent or guardian 18+ sign for any winnings at or above $600.

Arena Rules

  • PCs Only; however controllers are allowed and can be loaned on request given availability.

  • PCs will be available for use during the tournament; game time is not required to use a PC for tournament use.

  • If you are invited to compete on stage, you must use the HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas headsets and use the audio & video settings set by production.

  • If you are invited to compete on stage, you must use PC as your platform.

New Format Rules

  • The tournament will be played in two phases:

    • Qualifiers

      • Two (2) Timed Rounds of Public Matchmaking

      • Round 1 = 60 Minutes

      • Round 2 = 45 Minutes

      • In each round, players earn points based on survivability and aggression.

      • Players can queue for as many Solos games as they wish in a round's time period to record their highest score.

      • Only the highest score from each player will count as their score for that round.

      • A player's total qualifier score will be determined by the following:

        • Qualifier Score = 60% of Round 1 + 100% of Round 2

      • Top 16 scorers after both rounds are played advance to Finals

    • Finals

      • Five (5) games of 16-Player Creative Mode

      • All 16 Finalists compete against one another in a Creative map.

New Format Schedule

  • Qualifier Round 1: 6:45pm - 7:45pm

  • Qualifier Round 2: 8:00pm - 8:45pm

  • Top 16 Round 1: 9:00pm - 9:15pm

  • Top 16 Round 2: 9:20pm - 9:35pm

  • Top 16 Round 3: 9:40pm - 9:55pm

  • Top 16 Round 4: 10:00pm - 10:15pm

  • Top 16 Round 5: 10:20pm - 10:35pm

  • The Top TBD Players will share a percentage of the prize pool.