August 2018

ESports Festival 2018:Battle of the Pros

August 21, 2018 |by Zenway Productions | 0 Comments | News

ESports Festival 2018:Battle of the Pros

Following a successful ESports festival last year, The Seletar Mall has invited their sister mall, The Clementi Mall, as part of the ESports Festival 2018. 

This year, four games will be played across two weeks as part of the Battle of the Pros tournament, to bring together gamers from different genres of play. The event plans to engage not only competitive players but to let the public take part in mini-challenges, lucky draws and to have a spectator experience.

The Clementi Mall, 27th August – 2nd September 2018

Mobile Legends ( 27th – 30th August ): Each day, teams in a group will play Best of One games against one another in the swiss format. The 4 teams with highest accumulated points from each group will advance to the final day to compete against the other 4 winning teams from The Seletar Mall for the prize pool on the 9th September. Prize pool totals up to SGD$8,000.

Registration: https://zenway.sg/BotP_MLBB2018

 

Rules of Survival ( 31st August – 2nd September ): Players will form a squad to particulate in one of the 3 groups over 3 rounds. The top 2 squads with highest accumulated points (survival ranking and kills) in each group will advance to compete in the final showdown at the Seletar Mall on the 9th September. 3rd and 4th squads in each group will gather to compete for 2 additional slots for the final game on 2nd September. Prize pool totals up to SGD$8,000.

Registration: https://zenway.sg/BotP_ROS2018

 

Brawl Stars ( 1st & 2nd September ): Players in a team of 3 will compete in single elimination and best of 3 format against one another to qualify for the final. The format for the final will be BO3 as well on 2nd September. Prize pool totals up to SGD$3,000.

Registration: https://zenway.sg/BotP_BS2018

 

The Seletar Mall, 3rd September – 9th September 2018

Mobile Legends ( 3rd – 6th September ): Each day, teams in a group will play bo1 games against one another in the swiss format. The 4 teams with highest accumulated points from each group will advance to the final day to compete against the other 4 winning teams from The Clementi Mall for the prize pool on the 9th September. Prize pool totals up to SGD$8,000.

Registration: https://zenway.sg/BotP_MLBB2018

 

Rule of Survival ( 7th – 9th September ): Players will form a squad to particulate in one of the 3 groups over 3 rounds. The top 2 squads with highest accumulated points (survival ranking and kills) in each group will advance to compete in the final showdown at the Clementi Mall on the 9th September. 3rd and 4th squads in each group will gather to compete for 2 additional slots for the final game on 8th September. Prize pool totals up to SGD$8,000.

Registration: https://zenway.sg/BotP_ROS2018

 

FIFA 18 – PS4 ( 8th – 9th September ): Players will play against one another in a single elimination format over the 2 days. Round 1 will be 2 legged and Round 2 will be BO3. Prize pool totals up to SGD$3,000.

Registration: https://zenway.sg/BotP_FIFA2018

 

See you at the battleground, cheer!

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Esports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – Brawl Stars Rules & Regulation

August 16, 2018 |by Zenway Productions | 2 Comments | Esports, Events, News

1. Tournament Information

1.1. Key Dates

Registrations will close on 30th August 2018 at 2359 sharp.

1.2. Format

1.2.1. The Clementi Mall Qualifiers & Finals

  • Dates: 2nd September 2018
  • Format: Single Elimination, Best of five games

1.3. Registration

Registration fee:

Early Bird: $10 per team

General Registration: $15 per team

Do note that all registered team will receive a $10/$15 SPH Malls Voucher respectively upon attendance.

Information required during registration:

  • Team Name:
  • Captain’s/Vice Captain’s/Members’ Names:
  • Captain’s/Vice Captain’s/Members’ Contact Number:
  • Team Logo (At least 500×500 resolution)

2. Prize Pool Breakdown for Grand Finals

2.1. Cash Prizes

  • Champions: SGD$900
  • 1st Runner Up: SGD$630
  • 2nd Runner Up: SGD$450
  • 4th Place: SGD$300 each
  • 5th to 8th Place: SGD$180 each

3. Format

3.1. Player Eligibility

All players participating in the “Esports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – Brawl Stars Tournament” must enter with their registered in game name. The game account will be used to invite players into custom matches and for verification purposes.

3.2. Team and Player Names

Only registered team members can play for a team. Playing a match with a ringer is strictly prohibited. Players and team members must compete with their registered in game name during all matches in the tournament proceeding.

3.3. Roster

3.3.1. Registered Players

  • Teams are only allowed to play with players registered on the team roster during the registration phase.
  • Players are not allowed to be playing for more than one team at any given time
  • Teams are only allowed to have a maximum of 1 substitute players.

3.3.2. Roster Changes

  • Teams are allowed to make changes to their roster any time before registration closes for each qualifier.
  • Any roster changes to qualified teams must be made known to admins via email by 30th August 2018, 2359hrs.

3.3.3. Roster Lock

  • Upon successful qualification for the offline finals, rosters will be locked.
  • Teams will only be allowed to change up to a maximum of 2 players inclusive of the substitute player, subjective to organiser’s approval.
  • Players who are substitutes for already qualified teams cannot be part of another team.
  • Playing with unregistered players or usage of ringers will result in disqualification.

3.4. Game Version

All games are to be played using the latest version of the game to participate in the tournament. Any updates must be installed before the start of the tournament. Any delays need to be kept to a minimum; no time wastage is allowed.

3.5. Technical Issues

Teams are responsible for their own technical issues (hardware). Matches will not be rescheduled due to above mentioned issues and will go on nevertheless. If maximum pause time and/or delay is exceeded, the game will continue even if the issues is unresolved.

3.6. Disqualification

To maintain fairness during the tournament, the organiser reserves the right to disqualify teams.

Teams found partaking in the following scenarios will be disqualified from the tournament:

  • Deliberate stalling of the game can result in losing that game or series entirely
  • Deliberate leaving of a match before it ends can result in forfeit and winning point awarded to the opposing team
  • Usage of exploits or third-party programs/cheats will result in player and/or team disqualification
  • Unsportsmanlike conduct (Toxicity in chat, excessive bad manners, physical violence etc) will result in player and/or team disqualification
  • Betting or match fixing will result in player and/or team disqualification

4. Rules

4.1. Tournament Format

4.1.1. Match Settings

  • BO5 Single elimination

    Game 1: Gem Grab – Bone Box

    Game 2: Heist – Bandit Stash

    Game 3: Gem Grab – Mushroom Cave / Temple Catacombs

    Game 4: Heist – Safe Zone / Kaboom Canyon

    Game 5: Loser picks  Mode, winner will pick from map pool of the chosen mode.

    Loser from previous game picks map.

  • Map pool

    Gem Grab – Bone Box, Mushroom Cave, Temple Catacombs

    Heist  – Bandit Stash, Safe Zone, Kaboom Canyon

4.2. Match Reporting

  • Teams must report the results after each series to the tournament admins.
  • Teams should screenshot the end of match screen for verification purposes.

4.3. Substitute Players

  • Teams are allowed to have a maximum of 1 substitute upon registration.
  • Substitutes cannot come into play in a series that has already begun.
  • The registered substitute player cannot be a part of any rosters of other registered teams that are participating in the tournament.
  • Should such a substitute player be found, the registration of the substitute player will be considered void and will not be able to act as a substitute for the team.

4.4. No Show

4.4.1. Registration

Should a team be absent and uncontactable during registration or attendance taking phase, that team will be marked as late and not allowed to participate in the tournament.

4.4.2. Match

  • If a player is late during a match or is ready only 15 minutes after match has started; will not be allowed to play during that series.
  • The Team Captain will be given a choice to start the match as 5 players or forfeit the match.
  • The player whom is late is not allowed to re-join this match series.

4.4.3. In-between Series

  • Players are recommended not to go on breaks in between matches in a series.
  • Should a player need to take a quick break, seek out an admin or marshal.
  • Players must remain contactable throughout the tournament.

4.4.4. Disconnections

  • In any scenario should a player or more leaves before a winner has been determined not due to an internet issue disconnection, that player(s) team forfeits the match, and may be subjected to disqualification.
  • In any circumstances where there is a disconnection/phone crash/application crash, players MUST return to the game as soon as possible and continue playing.
  • If in any scenario, in the organiser’s opinion that prevent the match from being decided properly, the “re-match” must be played with the same draft.
  • It is the responsibility of players to call out to a marshal should these situations occur.

5. Conduct

5.1. Participant Conduct

  • Players and teams are expected to report to the marshal when called upon as soon as possible. If a player or team isn’t present at match time after 15 minutes, the organiser reserves the right to disqualify.
  • Players are to take note that there MAY be no breaks during a match and/or after a game, thus advised to fully make use of downtime in between rounds to prepare for the next match (Toilet breaks, food, etc.)
  • Any action that results in an unfair advantage are illegal. This includes bug abuse or third-party programs.
  • If a player leaves a game deliberately before it ends, that game will be forfeited and the winning point awarded to the opposing player.
  • Match-fixing is not allowed. Should any match-fixing be found out, both involved teams will be disqualified.
  • All participants are expected to uphold exemplary standards of conduct at all times. Inappropriate, rude or unsportsmanlike behavior will not be tolerated. Participants who fail to comply will be strictly dealt with.

5.2. Disqualification

As stated above, the tournament organisers reserve the right to disqualify any player that do not comply with the rules.

5.3. Third-Party Softwares

  • It is strictly prohibited for a player to use any third-party software modifying the game functionalities or principles.
  • During the tournament, the organizer will carry out random mobile device and player materials checks for prohibited software.
  • If the presence or use of a prohibited software is detected, the concerned player will be banished of any current and future tournaments.
  • The player and their belongings will be removed from the tournament and the cash prize earned, if any, will be cancelled.

6. Prize Money Distribution

All prize money will be paid within 30 days after the conclusion of Esports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – Brawl Stars Tournament. All prize money transfers are to be handled via bank transfer. The prize money will only be transferred to the team captain. The team leader has to make sure that his team members will receive the prize money.

The tournament organiser and the event producer reserves the right to modify the present Rules at any time without prior notice.

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ESports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – FIFA 18 Tournament Rules & Regulation

August 16, 2018 |by Zenway Productions | 7 Comments | Esports, Events, News

1. Tournament Information

1.1. Key Dates

Registrations will close on 6th September 2018 at 2359 sharp.

1.2. Format

1.2.1. Single Elimination

  • Dates: 8th & 9th September 2018
  • Format: Single Elimination, Best of Three games

1.3. Platform

Console: Sony Playstation 4

1.4. Registration

Registration fee:

Early Bird: $10 per participant

General Registration: $15 per participant

Do note that all registered team will receive a $10/$15 SPH Malls Voucher respectively upon attendance

2. Prize Pool Breakdown for Grand Finals

2.1. Cash Prizes (Total $3,000 worth of cash prizes)

  • Champions: SGD$1,250
  • 1st Runner Up: SGD$750
  • 2nd Runner Up: SGD$400
  • 4th Place: SGD$200 each
  • 5th to 8th Place: SGD$100 each

Game-play Settings (Game settings will be set by the referees on event day)

  • Gamepad: Sony Playstation 4 Controllers only
  • Player attributes: Unique
  • Teams prohibited: Adidas All Stars & Classic XI
  • Penalty set target: Off
  • Difficulty level: Legendary
  • Half length: 6 minutes
  • Injuries: On
  • Offside: On
  • Time/Score display: On
  • Camera: Tele Broadcasting
  • Radar: 2D or 3D
  • Volume settings: Default
  • Controls: Tactical defending

During any penalty kicks, the ‘Set Target’ is to be turned off before taking the penalty. Should it not be turn off, any goals scored will not be counted

3. Rules

3.1. Match

Players are recommended to be standing by at the tournament site 15 minutes before the game.

3.2. No-Show

  • Should a player be absent and uncontactable during registration or attendance taking phase, that player will be marked as late and will not be allowed to participate in the tournament.
  • Should a player be late for his or her match, the penalty will be as follows.
  • 15 minutes late: Forfeiture of first game in the series
  • 20 minutes late: Forfeiture of the full series

3.3. Match Reporting

Players must report the results after each series to the tournament admins.

3.4. In-between Series and Games

  • Players are not recommended to go on breaks between matches and series unless approved by a tournament admin.
  • Should a player need to take a quick break, seek out an admin or marshal.
  • Players MUST remain contactable throughout the tournament.

4. Conduct

To maintain fairness and sportsmanship between players during the tournament, the organiser reserves the right to penalise players whom show any unsportsmanlike behaviour such as:

  • Deliberate stalling of the game
  • Deliberate leaving of a match before it ends
  • Usage of exploits (bugs)
  • Gambling
  • Match fixing
  • Other unsportsmanlike conduct (Excessive bad manners, physical violence, etc.)

Participants whom fail to comply with exemplary standards of conduct will be strictly dealt with.

The tournament organisers reserve any right to disqualify any players that do not comply with the rules.

5. Prize Money Distribution

All prize money will be paid within 30 days after the conclusion of ESports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – FIFA18. All prize money transfers are to be handled via bank transfer. Should any winners not receive their prize money, kindly contact the organisers for verification.

The tournament organiser and the event producer reserve the right to modify the present Rules at any time without prior notice.

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ESports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – Mobile Legends Rules & Regulations

August 16, 2018 |by Zenway Productions | 0 Comments | Esports, Events, News

1. Tournament Information

1.1. Key Dates

Registrations for both Qualifiers will close on 28th August 2018 at 2359 sharp.
Registrations for The Seletar Mall only will close on 31st August 2018 at 2359 sharp.

1.2. Format

1.2.1. The Clementi Mall Qualifiers

  • Dates: 28th to 31st August 2018
  • Format: Group Stages, Round robin Best of One played over 2 days
  • Qualification: Top two teams from each group advances to the finals

1.2.2. The Seletar Mall Qualifiers

  • Dates: 3rd to 6th September 2018
  • Format: Group Stages, Round robin Best of One
  • Qualification: Top team from each group advances to the finals

1.2.3. Finals

  • Date: 9th September 2018
  • Format: Single Elimination, Best of Three games

1.3. Registration

Registration fee:

Early Bird: $25 per team

General Registration: $30 per team

Do note that all registered team will receive a $25/$30 SPH Malls Voucher respectively upon attendance.

Registered teams who failed to qualify will automatically be registered to qualifiers at The Seletar Mall between 3rd to 6th September 2018

All participants must have at least a Level 8 account and 5 heroes. Information required during registration:

  • Team Name:
  • Captain’s/Vice Captain’s/Members’ Names:
  • Captain’s/Vice Captain’s/Members’ Contact Number:
  • Team Logo (At least 500×500 resolution)

2. Prize Pool Breakdown for Grand Finals

2.1. Cash Prizes

  • Champions: SGD$2,100 per team + 500 Diamonds per person
  • o 1st Runner Up: SGD$1,470 per team + 300 Diamonds per person
  • o 2nd Runner Up: SGD$1,050 + 200 Diamonds per person
  • o 4th Place: SGD$700 per team
  • o 5th to 8th Place: SGD$420 per team

3. Format

3.1. Player Eligibility

All players participating in the “Esports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – Mobile Legends Tournament” must enter with their registered Mobile Legends in game name. The game account will be used to invite players into custom matches and for verification purposes.

3.2. Team and Player Names

Only registered team members can play for a team. Playing a match with a ringer is strictly prohibited. Players and team members must compete with their registered mobile legends in game name during all matches in the tournament proceeding.

3.3. Roster

3.3.1. Registered Players

  • Teams are only allowed to play with players registered on the team roster during the registration phase.
  • Players are not allowed to be playing for more than one team at any given time
  • Teams are only allowed to have a maximum of 2 substitute players.

3.3.2. Roster Changes

  • Teams are allowed to make changes to their roster any time before registration closes for each qualifier.
  • Any roster changes to qualified teams must be made known to admins via email by 24th August 2018, 2359hrs.

3.3.3. Roster Lock

  • Upon successful qualification for the offline finals, rosters will be locked.
  • Teams will only be allowed to change up to a maximum of 2 players inclusive of the substitute player, subjective to organiser’s approval.
  • Players who are substitutes for already qualified teams cannot be part of another team.
  • Playing with unregistered players or usage of ringers will result in disqualification.

3.4. Game Version

All games are to be played using the latest version of the game to participate in the tournament. Any updates must be installed before the start of the tournament. Any delays need to be kept to a minimum; no time wastage is allowed.

3.5. Technical Issues

Teams are responsible for their own technical issues (hardware). Matches will not be rescheduled due to above mentioned issues and will go on nevertheless. If maximum pause time and/or delay is exceeded, the game will continue even if the issues is unresolved.

3.6. Disqualification

To maintain fairness during the tournament, the organiser reserves the right to disqualify teams.

Teams found partaking in the following scenarios will be disqualified from the tournament:

  • Deliberate stalling of the game can result in losing that game or series entirely
  • Deliberate leaving of a match before it ends can result in forfeit and winning point awarded to the opposing team
  • Usage of exploits or third-party programs/cheats will result in player and/or team disqualification
  • Unsportsmanlike conduct (Toxicity in chat, excessive bad manners, physical violence etc) will result in player and/or team disqualification
  • Betting or match fixing will result in player and/or team disqualification

4. Rules

4.1. Tournament Format

4.1.1. Match Settings

  • 5v5 Draft Mode
  • Players on the left team will be tasked to create game lobby

4.2. Match Reporting

  • Teams must report the results after each series to the tournament admins.
  • Teams should screenshot the end of match screen for verification purposes.

4.3. Substitute Players

  • Teams are allowed to have a maximum of 1 substitute upon registration.
  • Substitutes cannot come into play in a series that has already begun.
  • The registered substitute player cannot be a part of any rosters of other registered teams that are participating in the tournament.
  • Should such a substitute player be found, the registration of the substitute player will be considered void and will not be able to act as a substitute for the team.

4.4. No Show

4.4.1. Registration

Should a team be absent and uncontactable during registration or attendance taking phase, that team will be marked as late and not allowed to participate in the tournament.

4.4.2. Match

  • If a player is late during a match or is ready only 15 minutes after match has started; will not be allowed to play during that series.
  • The Team Captain will be given a choice to start the match as 5 players or forfeit the match.
  • The player whom is late is not allowed to re-join this match series.

4.4.3. In-between Series

  • Players are recommended not to go on breaks in between matches in a series.
  • Should a player need to take a quick break, seek out an admin or marshal.
  • Players must remain contactable throughout the tournament.

4.4.4. Disconnections

  • In any scenario should a player or more leaves before a winner has been determined not due to an internet issue disconnection, that player(s) team forfeits the match, and may be subjected to disqualification.
  • In any circumstances where there is a disconnection/phone crash/application crash, players MUST return to the game as soon as possible and continue playing.
  • If in any scenario, in the organiser’s opinion that prevent the match from being decided properly, the “re-match” must be played with the same draft.
  • It is the responsibility of players to call out to a marshal should these situations occur.

5. Conduct

5.1. Participant Conduct

  • Players and teams are expected to report to the marshal when called upon as soon as possible. If a player or team isn’t present at match time after 15 minutes, the organiser reserves the right to disqualify.
  • Players are to take note that there MAY be no breaks during a match and/or after a game, thus advised to fully make use of downtime in between rounds to prepare for the next match (Toilet breaks, food, etc.)
  • Any action that results in an unfair advantage are illegal. This includes bug abuse or third-party programs.
  • If a player leaves a game deliberately before it ends, that game will be forfeited and the winning point awarded to the opposing player.
  • Match-fixing is not allowed. Should any match-fixing be found out, both involved teams will be disqualified.
  • All participants are expected to uphold exemplary standards of conduct at all times. Inappropriate, rude or unsportsmanlike behavior will not be tolerated. Participants who fail to comply will be strictly dealt with.

5.2. Disqualification

As stated above, the tournament organisers reserve the right to disqualify any player that do not comply with the rules.

5.3. Third-Party Softwares

  • It is strictly prohibited for a player to use any third-party software modifying the game functionalities or principles.
  • During the tournament, the organizer will carry out random mobile device and player materials checks for prohibited software.
  • If the presence or use of a prohibited software is detected, the concerned player will be banished of any current and future tournaments.
  • The player and their belongings will be removed from the tournament and the cash prize earned, if any, will be cancelled.

6. Prize Money Distribution

All prize money will be paid within 30 days after the conclusion of Esports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – Mobile Legends Tournament. All prize money transfers are to be handled via bank transfer. The prize money will only be transferred to the team captain. The team leader has to make sure that his team members will receive the prize money.

The tournament organiser and the event producer reserves the right to modify the present Rules at any time without prior notice.

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ESports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – Rules of Survival Tournament Rules & Regulation

August 16, 2018 |by Zenway Productions | 4 Comments | Esports, Events, News

1. Tournament Information

1.1. Key Dates

Registrations for both Qualifiers will close on 30th August 2018 at 2359 sharp.
Registrations for The Seletar Mall only will close on 6th September 2018 at 2359 sharp.

1.2. Format

1.2.1. The Clementi Mall Qualifiers

  • Dates: 1st September & 2nd September 2018
  • Format: Group Stage, Ten games, 5 on Ghillie Island, 5 on Fearless Fiord.
  • Qualification: Top 4 teams

1.2.2. The Seletar Mall Qualifiers

  • Dates: 7th & 8th September 2018
  • Format: Group Stage, 5 games for each qualifier
  • Qualification: Top 2 teams from each qualifier

1.2.3. Grand Finals

  • Date: 9th September 2018
  • Format: Single Elimination, Best of five games

1.3. Registration

Registration fee:

Early Bird: $15 per team

General Registration: $20 per team

Do note that all registered team will receive a $15/$20 SPH Malls Voucher respectively upon attendance.

Registered teams who failed to qualify will automatically be registered to qualifiers at The Seletar Mall between 7th & 8th September 2018

Information required during registration:

  • Team Name:
  • Captain’s/Vice Captain’s/Members’ Names:
  • Captain’s/Vice Captain’s/Members’ Contact Number:
  • Team Logo (At least 500×500 resolution)

2. Prize Pool Breakdown for Grand Finals

2.1. Cash Prizes

  • Champions: SGD$2,100 cash for the team & 1,200 Diamonds per player
  • 1st Runner Up: SGD$1,470 cash for the team & 900 Diamonds per player
  • 2nd Runner Up: SGD$1,050 cash for the team & 650 Diamonds per player
  • 4th Place:SGD700 cash for the team & 450 Diamonds per player
  • 5th Place: SGD$420 each cash for the team & 350 Diamonds per player
  • 6th Place: SGD$420 each cash for the team & 250 Diamonds per player
  • 7th Place: SGD$420 each cash for the team & 150 Diamonds per player
  • 8th Place: SGD$420 each cash for the team & 100 Diamonds per player

3. Format

3.1. Player Eligibility

All players participating in the “Esports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – Rules of Survival Tournament” must enter with their registered Rules of Survival in game name. The game account will be used to invite players into custom matches and for verification purposes.

3.2. Team and Player Names

Only registered team members can play for a team. Playing a match with a ringer is strictly prohibited. Players and team members must compete with their registered rules of survival in game name during all matches in the tournament proceeding.

3.3. Roster

3.3.1. Registered Players

  • Teams are only allowed to play with players registered on the team roster during the registration phase.
  • Players are not allowed to be playing for more than one team at any given time
  • Teams are only allowed to have a maximum of 1 substitute players.

3.3.2. Roster Changes

  • Teams are allowed to make changes to their roster any time before registration closes for each qualifier.
  • Any roster changes to qualified teams must be made known to admins via email by 24th August 2018, 2359hrs.

3.3.3. Roster Lock

  • Upon successful qualification for the offline finals, rosters will be locked.
  • Teams will only be allowed to change up to a maximum of 2 players inclusive of the substitute player, subjective to organiser’s approval.
  • Players who are substitutes for already qualified teams cannot be part of another team.
  • Playing with unregistered players or usage of ringers will result in disqualification.

3.4. Game Version

All games are to be played using the latest mobile version of the game to participate in the tournament. Any updates must be installed before the start of the tournament. Any delays need to be kept to a minimum; no time wastage is allowed.

3.5. Technical Issues

Teams are responsible for their own technical issues (hardware). Matches will not be rescheduled due to above mentioned issues and will go on nevertheless. If maximum pause time and/or delay is exceeded, the game will continue even if the issues is unresolved.

3.6. Disqualification

To maintain fairness during the tournament, the organiser reserves the right to disqualify teams.

Teams found partaking in the following scenarios will be disqualified from the tournament:

  • Deliberate stalling of the game can result in losing that game or series entirely
  • Deliberate leaving of a match before it ends can result in forfeit and winning point awarded to the opposing team
  • Usage of exploits or third-party programs/cheats will result in player and/or team disqualification
  • Unsportsmanlike conduct (Toxicity in chat, excessive bad manners, physical violence etc) will result in player and/or team disqualification
  • Betting or match fixing will result in player and/or team disqualification

4. Rules

4.1. Tournament Format

4.1.1. Match Settings

  • Custom Game – Squad
  • Map: Ghille Island

4.2. Match Reporting

  • Teams must report the results after each series to the tournament admins.
  • Teams should screenshot the end of match screen for verification purposes.

4.3. Substitute Players

  • Teams are allowed to have a maximum of 1 substitute upon registration.
  • Substitutes cannot come into play in a series that has already begun.
  • The registered substitute player cannot be a part of any rosters of other registered teams that are participating in the tournament.
  • Should such a substitute player be found, the registration of the substitute player will be considered void and will not be able to act as a substitute for the team.

4.4. No Show

4.4.1. Registration

Should a team be absent and uncontactable during registration or attendance taking phase, that team will be marked as late and not allowed to participate in the tournament.

4.4.2. Match

  • If a player is late during a match or is ready only 15 minutes after match has started; will not be allowed to play during that series.
  • The Team Captain will be given a choice to start the match as 5 players or forfeit the match.
  • The player whom is late is not allowed to re-join this match series.

4.4.3. In-between Series

  • Players are recommended not to go on breaks in between matches in a series.
  • Should a player need to take a quick break, seek out an admin or marshal.
  • Players must remain contactable throughout the tournament.

4.4.4. Disconnections

  • In any scenario should a player or more leaves before a winner has been determined not due to an internet issue disconnection, that player(s) team forfeits the match, and may be subjected to disqualification.
  • In any circumstances where there is a disconnection/phone crash/application crash, players MUST return to the game as soon as possible and continue playing.
  • If in any scenario, in the organiser’s opinion that prevent the match from being decided properly, the “re-match” must be played with the same draft.
  • It is the responsibility of players to call out to a marshal should these situations occur.

5. Conduct

5.1. Participant Conduct

  • Players and teams are expected to report to the marshal when called upon as soon as possible. If a player or team isn’t present at match time after 15 minutes, the organiser reserves the right to disqualify.
  • Players are to take note that there MAY be no breaks during a match and/or after a game, thus advised to fully make use of downtime in between rounds to prepare for the next match (Toilet breaks, food, etc.)
  • Any action that results in an unfair advantage are illegal. This includes bug abuse or third-party programs.
  • If a player leaves a game deliberately before it ends, that game will be forfeited and the winning point awarded to the opposing player.
  • Match-fixing is not allowed. Should any match-fixing be found out, both involved teams will be disqualified.
  • All participants are expected to uphold exemplary standards of conduct at all times. Inappropriate, rude or unsportsmanlike behavior will not be tolerated. Participants who fail to comply will be strictly dealt with.

5.2. Disqualification

As stated above, the tournament organisers reserve the right to disqualify any player that do not comply with the rules.

5.3. Third-Party Softwares

  • It is strictly prohibited for a player to use any third-party software modifying the game functionalities or principles.
  • During the tournament, the organizer will carry out random mobile device and player materials checks for prohibited software.
  • If the presence or use of a prohibited software is detected, the concerned player will be banished of any current and future tournaments.
  • The player and their belongings will be removed from the tournament and the cash prize earned, if any, will be cancelled.

6. Prize Money Distribution

All prize money will be paid within 30 days after the conclusion of Esports Festival 2018: Battle of the Pros – Rules of Survival Tournament. All prize money transfers are to be handled via bank transfer. The prize money will only be transferred to the team captain. The team leader has to make sure that his team members will receive the prize money.

The tournament organiser and the event producer reserves the right to modify the present Rules at any time without prior notice.

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