Overwatch Powered By NETGEAR
Saturday, May 13th and 14th
163 W. Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113
AFKgg in partnership with NETGEAR, is proud to announce a massive Overwatch tournament on May 13th & 14th! The prize pool features thousands of dollars in products from NETGEAR and a minimum of $2000 in cash payouts.
Register Here to reserve your spot in the tournament.
Individuals and Teams may register. Individuals will have a chance to form a team on Day 0 or be randomly placed on a team.
Registration ends on Wednesday May 10th at 11:59pm Pacific time. Rules and information are subject to change.
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Day 0 - Friday 5/12
5:00 to 7:00pm - Early check-in and registration (Free T-shirt)
6:00pm - Individuals Meet-up and Form Teams
7:00pm to 12:00am - Overwatch Team Practice
Day 1 - Saturday 5/13
9:00am - Doors open and check-in starts
10:00 am - Check-in ends
10:30 am - Teams / Brackets announced
11:00 am - Knockout Stage Starts (BO3 Double Elimination)
4:00 pm - Knockout Stage Continues (BO3 Double Elimination)
8:00 pm - Semi-Finals Start (BO3)
10:00 pm - Finals Start (BO5)
Day 2 - CANCELLED
** Schedule is tentative and may change depending on participant numbers. Check back on Thursday May 11th for updated schedule. **
------- Prizes ------
~ 75% of Cash Prize Pool ($1500 Minimum + $7.50 per player participant)
~ NETGEAR Products
~ AFKgg Memberships
~ 25% of Cash Prize Pool ($500 Minimum + $2.50 per player participant)
~ AFKgg Memberships
~ AFKgg Gift Cards
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------- General Tournament Information & Rules ------
~ All teams or individual players must pre-register online to attend the tournament. Follow link to our Toornament.com page.
~ Teams may register a full roster of 6 and 1 substitute player. Individuals may register with up to 3 other player to later form a full team at random or on Day 0.
~ All players must provide an accurate Battle.NET account and ID that represents the player's main account. No alt or smurf accounts allowed.
~ If players are caught providing wrong or misleading information, teams will be disqualified with no refund.
~ Teams will be seeded based on their aggregate Overwatch rankings.
~ Team captains will receive a confirmation and instruction email up to 48 hours after registration.
Day 0 - Friday May 12th
~ Day 0 will allow registrations to run smoother and quicker on Day 1 of the tournament.
Entry & Check-In
~ $25 Entry Fee per player. AFKgg Members get $10 off entry fee with membership card.
~ Group Stage will consist of a Double Elimination Bracket between 4 teams in a group. All matches are best of 3.
~ There will be 2 Separate Group Stage Time slots on Day 1 (5/13). First set of groups start at 11am, second set of groups start at 4pm.
~ The top 2 teams of each group will move on to the knockout stage. If a round of 16 is necessary, matches will be single elimination best of 3 and will begin at 9pm on Day 1 (5/13).
~ Day 2 will consist of the Top 8 teams, playing in a double elimination knockout stage. All matches except the grand finals will be best of 3. The grand finals will be best of 5.
~ Tournament strucuture is tentative and may change depending on participant numbers. Check back on Thursday May 11th for updates.
~ Parking will be available in the San Pedro Garage located on San Pedro Street near AFKgg. Parking Validation will be provided free of charge to tournament participants.
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~ Maps will be banned until correct number of maps left, depending if best of 3 or 5.
~ First team to ban will be randomized. The second team to ban will pick starting side. Losing team will pick starting side.
~ Competitive rules in Overwatch Ranked will be enforced to determine map winners.
~ Draws on any map types will be settled on a best of 3 control map predetermined by admins.
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~ All Heroes allowed
~ Role selection limit: None
~ Allow Hero Switching: On
~ Respawn as random hero: Off
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