PS4 TOURNAMENTS: CHALLENGER SERIES

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Sharpen your blade and fend off all-comers in Bandai Namco's iconic, weapons-based fighting series.  

Register now on your PS4 or via the ESL website for a chance to win cash prizes or in-game rewards.

Active PS Plus membership required. Must be 16+ and resident of an eligible country. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Other restrictions apply. See full rules: https://esl.gg/SCVISeries-Ruleset-EN
 

SEASON ONE

When to play

Current

Season 1

Feb 6 - Mar 29

Week 1

Stage 1
Thu, Feb 6

Week 2

Stage 1
Thu, Feb 13
Stage 2*
Sat, Feb 15

Week 3

Stage 1
Thu, Feb 20

Week 4

Stage 1
Thu, Feb 27
Stage 2*
Sat, Feb 29

Week 5

Stage 1
Thu, Mar 5

Week 6

Stage 1
Thu, Mar 12
Stage 2*
Sat, Mar 14

Week 7

Stage 1
Thu, Mar 19

Week 8

Stage 2*
Sun, Mar 28
Stage 3**
Sat, Mar 29

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

Week 5

Week 6

Week 7

Week 8

Stage 1
Thur, Feb 6
Stage 1
Thur, Feb 13
Stage 1
Thur, Feb 20
Stage 1
Thur, Feb 27
Stage 1
Thur, Mar 5
Stage 1
Thur, Mar 12
Stage 1
Thur, Mar 19

Stage 2*
Sat, Feb 15

Stage 2*
Sat, Feb 29

Stage 2*
Sat, Mar 14
Stage 2*
Sat, Mar 28
Stage 3**
Sun, Mar 29

 

 

*Entrants must register to compete in a Stage two match after winning a Stage one match.
**Entrants must register to compete in a Stage three match after winning a Stage two match.

Season One

Tournament details

Battle begins on February 6th. Registration is open now until March 26th.

Stage One

Defeat your opponent twice in a best of three bout.    

Format: Swiss

Prizing

Table
Placement Prizing
Three or more wins Soulcalibur VI PS4 dynamic theme.
Less than three wins Play again next time.
Soul Calibur VI Prizes

Stage 2*

Finish in the top 16 in one of the Stage two tournaments to progress.

Format: Single Elimination

Table
Placement
Prizing
1st place $50 USD
2nd place $40 USD
3rd & 4th place $30 USD
5th & 6th place $20 USD
7th & 8th place $10 USD
Soul Calibur VI Prizes

Stage 3**

Only the top 16 from one of the Stage two tournaments quality to compete for the championship – do you have what it takes to be the victor?

Prizing

Table
Placement
Prizing
Placement
Prizing
1st place $500 USD 5th & 6th place $100 USD
2nd place $400 USD 7th & 8th place $50 USD
3rd & 4th place $300 USD
*Entrants must register to compete in a Stage two match after winning a Stage one match.
**Entrants must register to compete in a Stage three match after winning a Stage two match.

How to Sign Up & Play

You'll be competing in no time.

Register


1. Select "Events" on the PS4™ Function Screen.

2. Select the NBA 2K20 tournament you would like to participate in.

3. Click the "Register" button, and then read and accept the tournament rules.

4. Link your PlayStation Network and ESL accounts to register if you haven't done so already.

Get Ready to Play


1. Check in 15 minutes prior to your start time.

You will receive a notification when the tournament check-in time starts. After you have checked in and the check-in period ends, you will receive a notification about your first match!

2. Join the Match

Click "Join Game" to launch NBA 2K20 and enter the in-game lobby. Once your opponent joins, you can start the match.

After the Match


1. Check Your Results

Once the game ends, you can check results in the Tournament Standings bracket.

To play another game in the tournament, return to the PS4 Tournaments page under “Events.”

2. See the Winners

You will receive a notification when the tournament is over, with the final match results including the list of winners and your ranking!

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READY TO PLAY?

Register now

Registration for this tournament is now open – head to the Events app on your PS4 home screen, or sign up now via the ESL website.

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Blood
Mild Language
Partial Nudity
Violence

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