PS4 Tournaments: Challenger Series

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.

 
 

SEASON ONE

Tournament details

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

Stage one

Defeat your opponent twice in a best of three bout.

Format: Swiss

Prizes:

Three or more wins: Soulcalibur VI PS4 dynamic theme.

Less than three wins: Play again next time.

 

Stage two*

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

Format: Single elimination

Prizes:
1st place:                   $50 USD
2nd place:                 $40 USD
3rd & 4th place:       $30 USD 
5th & 6th place:       $20 USD
7th & 8th place:       $10 USD

Stage three**

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? 

Prizes:
1st place:              $500 USD
2nd place:            $400 USD
3rd & 4th place:  $300 USD
5th & 6th place:  $100 USD
7th & 8th place:  $50 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.

 
 

SEASON ONE

When to play

Week one Week two Week three Week four Week five Week six Week seven Week eight

Stage 1

06/02/20

Stage 1

13/02/20

Stage 1

20/02/20

Stage 1

27/02/20

Stage 1

05/03/20

Stage 1

12/03/20

Stage 1

19/03/20

    Stage 1

   26/03/20
         

 

Stage 2*

15/02/20

 

Stage 2*

29/02/20

 

Stage 2*

14/03/20

 

    Stage 2*

   28/03/20

           

 

Stage 3**

29/03/20

*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.

Active PS Plus membership required. Must be 16+ and resident of an eligible country. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Other restrictions apply. 

 
 

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.