32-team Online CS:GO Tournament - This (2) day online tournament will consist of (2) Qualifier Group Stages in BO1 Action. In Group Stage #1 the top (2) teams from each Group (four teams per group in Groups A - H) advance to Group Stage #2. In Group Stage #2 the top (2) teams from each Group (four teams per group in Groups I - L) advance to Saturday's BO3 single elimination tournament. The top (8) teams will play in the main tournament on Saturday beginning at 1PM EST.
Main tournament teams will be seeded based upon how many rounds won over losses (+96 Max) in the Group Stages. Seed #1 will play Seed #8, Seed #2 will play Seed #7 etc. The Grand Finals will be a BO5 (winner of winner's bracket gets a one map advantage).
All matches will be officiated from the events' Club Conflict Discord server. All matches are to be played on scheduled Official Club Conflict 128-tick Match Servers, hosted out of NY/NJ and using the Club Conflict MatchMod. Use of the Windows 7, 8 and 10 compatible Club Conflict Client (featuring Easy Anti-Cheat) required. Group Stages will be comprised of (4) teams per group. Matches will be BO1. Winners of the first map play each other. Losers of the first map play each other.
Group Stage #1 Begins Friday December 14, 2018 at 1PM EST.
Group Stage #2 Begins Friday December 14, 2018 at 4PM EST.
Main Stage Round-1 Begins Saturday December 15, 2018 at 1PM EST.
Main Stage Round-2 Begins Saturday December 15, 2018 at 4PM EST.
Dinner Break 7PM - 8PM EST
Grand Finals Best of Five Begins Saturday December 15, 2018 at 8PM EST. Prize Pool is calculated as 83.33% of Registration Fees Collected (rounded up to nearest $100). First Place pays 50%, Second Place pays 25%, Third and Fourth Place pays 12.5% each. If (32) teams enter and play: $4,000 Prize Pool. $2,000 to First Place. $1,000 to Second Place. $500 to Third and Fourth Place Teams.
Entry Fees must be paid via PayPal. Cash Prize will be awarded to the Team Owner for distribution within 7 days of the event. Anyone can pay a teams registration fee via PayPal. If the team owner does not have a PayPal, the winning prize will be sent in the form of a Money Order payable to the Owner. All entry fees are non-refundable unless the event does not take place. Teams who pay but do not field (5-7) eligible players by the deadline will forfeit their registration fee to help crowd-fund the Prize Pool. Send Team Registration Fee of $150 USD to: USBallistics at Gmail dot com. Be sure to include the team name associated with the payment.