North America and the United Kingdom have played another Online Qualifier for the Halo World Championship. Despite its name, the tournament doesn’t actually award a spot in the final tournament, only Pro Points that contribute towards a spot at each region’s respective Regional Finals. The results of the first qualifier, for both the UK and North America, can be found here on eSports Guru.Both tournaments were single elimination and used team’s HWC points for seeding. These points come from playing ladder matches and the previous online qualifiers Both tournaments use the following breakdown for the awarding of Pro Points, however, the winners of the NA ladder also received $1,000. These points totals are also rewarded to each player. 1st – 5,000 Points 2nd – 3,000 Points 3rd/4th – 2,000 Points 5th to 8th – 1,500 Points 9th to 16th – 1,000 Points 17th to 32nd – 500 Points 33rd to 64th – 250 Points North American Results 1st – Allegiance Esports 2nd – Left Overs 3rd/4th – Evil Geniuses 3rd/4th – Counter Logic Gaming 5th to 8th – Team Liquid 5th to 8th – Noble eSports 5th to 8th – Let’s Get This Money 5th to 8th – LEAN N DAB The full MLG bracket can be found here. United Kingdom Results 1st – Epsilon eSports 2nd – Team Vibe 3rd/4th – Team Infused 3rd/4th – exceL eSports 5th to 8th – Rift Halo 5th to 8th – Infinity 5th to 8th – Last Second 5th to 8th – OneGaming Esports The full Gfinity bracket can be found here. Congrats to Allegiance and Epsilon! The next Online Qualifier for the UK will be on January 6th, while North America will have theirs on the 10th. Hopefully the teams that didn’t do as well will be able to grind the ladder and get themselves a better seed! What did you think about the tournament? Let us know in the comments below and remember to follow us here at eSports Guru for all you Halo World Championship needs!
HWC Qualifier Tournament #2
North America and the United Kingdom have played another Online Qualifier for the Halo World Championship.