New tournament announced! This time is a LAN Tournament in Omaha. If you are interested, be sure to be there on September 3rd. The tournament is hosted by Midwest Premier eSports Association and this will be their second Overwatch Tournament.
You have 2 options about how to join the tournament. You can bring your own computer or you can also “rent” a Portal House PC. Registration opens at 11 am on September 3rd and the matches will start at noon. The address is: Portal LAN Arcade 4113 South 84th Street Omaha, NE 68127.
There are a few fees to consider though. You have to pay $5 if you bring your own computer and $10 if you want to use a Portal House PC. To be honest, for $5 more it may be worth to use the Portal House PC. Only to avoid carrying your own PC to the event.
Apart from the Venue Fee, the sign-up fee is going to be $60 USD per team and cash only. But, there are also prizes for the winners.
Prizes and Rules
- 1st Place: $210
- 2nd Place: $120
- 3rd Place: $90
Bonus prizes available too! There will be some giveaways in the event.
As for the rules:
- Double Elimination.
- Custom Game.
- Map Rotation is single map.
- The only hero restrictions is single hero.
All the games are BO3 except for the finals, it will be BO5. Maps are going to be drafted through OWDraft. Also, something important to note, they are going to play on the last patch available. So be sure to take it into consideration when planning the hero picks.
They encourage the participants to bring their own PC’s and peripherals. Double monitor set-ups are not allowed. Only 2 online players per team are able to play.
You can sign-up your team or as a free agent if you want to at: Battlefy Link