Gears of War 4 Columbus Open Event Preview
This weekend, November 25-27, Columbus, Ohio will host one the biggest Gears of War 4 events this year. 108 teams, $300,000, a load of pro points and a whole lot of bragging rights will be at this event. You do not want to miss this.
Held in the Greater Columbus Convention Center, this three day bloodbath will have the following prize pool breakdown:
1st Place = $120,000
2nd Place = $60,000
3rd Place = $40,000
4th Place = $24,000
5th/6th Place = $12,000
7th/8th Place = $6,000
9th/12th Place = $3,000
13th/16th Place = $2,000
Looking forward to a weekend of fun? Here is scheduled as shown on the MLG website:
5:00 PM – 11:00 PM: Pool Play
3:00 PM: Open Winners Round 1 – Heat 1
4:45 PM: Open Winners Round 1 – Heat 2 & Open Winners Round 2 – Heat 1
6:30 PM: Open Winners Round 2 – Heat 2 & Open Losers Round 1 – Heat 1
8:15 PM: Open Losers Round 1 – Heat 2 & Open Winners Round 3
10:00 PM: Open Losers Round 2
11:45 AM – 5:00 PM: Pool Play
10:00 AM: Open Winners Round 4 & Open Losers Round 3
11:45 AM: Open Losers Round 4
1:30 PM: Open Losers Round 5
3:15 PM: Open Losers Round 6
5:00 PM: Champ Winners Round 1 – Heat 1 & Champ Losers Round 1
6:45 PM: Champ Winners Round 1 – Heat 2 & Champ Losers Round 2
8:30 PM: Champ Winners Semifinal 1 & Champ Losers Round 3
10:15 PM: Champ Winners Semifinal 2 & Champ Losers Round 4
11:00 AM: Champ Losers Round 5
12:45 PM: Champ Winners Final & Champ Losers Round 6
2:30 PM: Champ Losers Final
4:15 PM: Champ Grand Final
*All times are subject to change based on the length of Matches.
The groups have been finalized for pool play, excluding the open bracket teams.
Teams from all around the world are attending, from the USA to Australia. The whole world will be represented in one way or another. Who do you think is going to win this one? Let us know in comments below.
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