The Season 1 Finale in Halo Wars 2!
$500 and 5000 Meta Plays Ladder Points are up for grabs in this Group Stage -> Single Elimination event.
Starting on Sunday, October 31 at 3 PM GMT. Brackets get locked at 2:50 PM GMT.
Please note this is a ONE DAY EVENT. You must complete the tournament in 1 sitting. The event might take 6+ hours. Make sure you have enough time before you sign up.
@_TheLegend_ is the manager for this tournament. For any questions, concerns or requests, please reach out to him on Discord, or @ him in the comments here (if not urgent).
- 1st place: $200 | 1416 Meta Plays Ladder Points | Dawn of Decimus Gold Medal Icon
- 2nd place: $125 | 1066 Meta Plays Ladder Points | Dawn of Decimus Silver Medal Icon
- 3rd place: $100 | 816 Meta Plays Ladder Points | Dawn of Decimus Bronze Medal Icon
- 4th place: $75 | 616 Meta Plays Ladder Points | Dawn of Decimus Copper Medal Icon
- 5-6th place: 298 Meta Plays Ladder Points
- 7-9th place: 167 Meta Plays Ladder Points
- First map is picked by the worse seed
- Losing player each game picks next map. Each map may only be played once.
- Valid maps: Ashes, Bedrock, Fissures, Frontier, Mirage, Rift, Vault.
- No repeat leaders in a series. No Voridus.
- 1 leader ban per player per series. Neither player can use banned leaders in the series.
- Accidental repeated leader/Voridus pick results in loss.
No node strat - do not take nodes without the intent of killing Sentinels.
- Exception: you can draw the Sentinels to attack an enemy minibase or units, and still capture the node.
- Exception: Cannon Fodder can take nodes any way you want.
- 1 hour time limit. Casters must either call the winner, or give both sides 1 point. Replay match if the series ends on tie.
- No cheating or intentional exploiting of any form allowed.
- Games will be hosted by the higher seeded player when staff is not present.
- Casters will host if they are present.
- Participants must be in the Meta Plays Discord. Report match results there, with replays/links.
Forfeiting/not showing up to any match with prizes will result in disqualification and you forfeiting the prizes.
- 1 rescheduling opportunity is granted when external conditions force it. There will not be a second rescheduling.
- Forfeiting players that break rules on any of our platforms, or do so out of malicious intent will be banned from the next event.
- Repeat offenders will receive a ban from the entire season. There will not be a fourth chance after the season-long ban expires.
- Not showing up = late by over 10 minutes.
- Max 5 min break between games in a series. Exceptions for emergencies only. Unreasonable delays will result in a map loss every 5 min.
- No harassment or discrimination of players/viewers/staff on any of our platforms. You will be disqualified, forfeit of prizes in this event, and be permanently banned from all event participation.
- Do not sign up with smurfs. Match all account usernames. We will remove suspicious sign-ups.
- No account sharing. You will be disqualified, forfeit of prizes in this event, and be permanently banned from all event participation.
- You may stream your own matches, but a minimum of 90s delay is required. Streaming without delay results in a forfeit.
- Third party casters may stream matches that aren't marked to be covered by Meta Plays. Please contact our manager for this event for approval. 90s delay is required.
- If you are streaming our event, please consider giving us a shout-out or two, and sharing the next tournament with your community. This is optional, but we would return the favor.
- You will be paid approximately 2-5 work days after the event.
Please reach out to @Nakamurawith your payment information after the event.
- If you do not provide payment information despite requests within 60 days after the event, you forfeit the prize money.
- We recommend bank payments as there are likely fewer fees.
- Paypal is a valid alternative that we support.
- We do not pay out via other methods.
- We do not pay extra to cover transfer fees.