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UMG Washington D.C. 2015: Event Preview

UMG Gaming will be holding their fourth and final tournament of 2015 for Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare in the nation’s capital, Washington D.C. on Sept. 4-6.
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UMG Gaming will be holding their fourth and final tournament of 2015 for Call of Duty®: Advanced Warfare in the nation’s capital, Washington D.C. on Sept. 4-6. Multiple teams will be competing for their share in a $50,000 prize pool and 25,000 pro points.

Location


This event will be held at the Grand Hyatt Washington in Washington D.C. The address is 1000 H Street NW, Washington, D.C., 20001.

Basic Information


Team passes have already sold out for this event, but fans can still buy a spectator pass at the door of the venue.

https://twitter.com/UMGEvents/status/638871504369750016

UMG D.C. will be using a pool play system, with four different groups consisting of five teams. The top-16 teams have been placed into these pools based on their pro points, but the fifth team in each group will earn their spot by being one of the top four teams out of the Open Bracket play that will begin Friday afternoon.

After each team has played each other in their own pool, the top two teams from each pool will advance to the Winner’s Bracket, while the rest of the teams will be placed in the Loser’s Bracket.

Here are the official pools for UMG D.C. 2015 #SCUF50K:

Group A:

  • Onslaught eSports
  • OpTic Gaming
  • Rise Nation
  • TCM Gaming
  • Open Bracket Team #1

Group B:

  • Epsilon eSports
  • FaZe Clan
  • Team EnVy
  • VexX Gaming
  • Open Bracket Team #2

Group C:

  • Denial eSports
  • Enigma 6
  • iSolation Empire
  • Team Kaliber
  • Open Bracket Team #3

Group D:

  • OpTic Nation
  • Team eLevate
  • Team Orbit
  • XGN Competitive
  • Open Bracket Team #4

You can view the official UMG Washington D.C. 2015 Open Bracket here.

Prizes


The prize pool for this event will total $50,000 and 25,000 pro points. In addition, the top-4 placing teams that are not in the MLG Pro League will receive $1,000 in prizing each.

https://twitter.com/UMGEvents/status/638841284912779264

There will also be a 2v2 Advanced Warfare tournament held at UMG Washington D.C. this weekend with a max prize pool of $5,000.

Event Schedule


This is definitely going to be a busy and exciting weekend full of great Call of Duty matches. To make sure you do not miss any of the action, here is the schedule for this weekend.

https://twitter.com/UMGEvents/status/638475126082637824

*Schedule provided by UMG. All times are in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

Friday, September 4

  • 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Registration
  • 1:00 PM - Doors open to VIP Pass Holders
  • 2:00 PM - Doors to event open
  • 3:00 PM - Open Bracket begins
  • 4:30 PM - Pool Play begins

Saturday, September 5

  • 8:00 AM - Open Bracket begins
  • 9:00 AM - Pool Play begins

Sunday, September 6

  • 9:00 AM - 2v2 Tournament begins
  • 10:00 AM - Championship Sunday begins

Matches will be broadcasted live on Major League Gaming’s streaming platform, MLG.tv.


Will you be in attendance or watching the stream for this event? Let us know by commenting below or tweeting us @eSportsNation.

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