Overwatch Training Grounds: Skirmish Not Signed Up


Location: Online

Eligibility: College Students

Registration: Apr 17 - Apr 28, 2017

Tournament: Apr 29 - Apr 30, 2017

Status: Registration Open

Description:

The first ever Tespa® Collegiate Series for Overwatch® is behind us, but the battle rages on. Tespa is proud to present a new tournament series, Tespa Training Grounds: Overwatch. In Training Grounds, teams will hone their skills in a Skirmish and advance into the prestigious Arena, where Overwatch peripherals, Battle.net balance, glory, and swag await!

 

Prizes:

 Weekly Tournament Prizing

  Arena Tournaments:

     1st Place: $40 Battle.net balance per player

     2nd Place: $30 Battle.net balance per player 

     3rd Place: $25 Battle.net balance per player

     4th Place: $20 Battle.net balance per player

     5th - 6th Place: $15 Battle.net balance per player

     7th - 8th Place: $10 Battle.net balance per player

     9th - 12th Place: $5 Battle.net balance per player

Skirmish Tournaments:

     1st Place: $10 Battle.net balance per player

     2nd Place: $5 Battle.net balance per player

Playoff Prizing

Over $9500 in Overwatch peripheral prizing will be awarded to the top 12 teams in the final Arena at the end of the season:

     1st Place: Overwatch mouse, keyboard, headset, and mousepad per player and coordinator

     2nd Place: Overwatch mouse, keyboard, and mousepad per player and coordinator

     3rd - 4th Place: Overwatch mouse and mousepad per player and coordinator

     5th - 12th Place: Overwatch mousepad per player and coordinator

Participation Prizing

Each team will earn participation points for their school, and once the program concludes the top 64 schools will earn special loot boxes full of Tespa and Blizzard swag! These loot boxes will be delivered to the schools’ coordinators during the start of the 2017 Fall Semester to help bolster their Overwatch communities!

Participation Points

  • 1 point is awarded for each team's match win in Skirmish
  • 2 points are awarded for each team's match win in Arena losers bracket
  • 3 points are awarded for each team's match win in Arena winner's bracket
  • 10 points are awareded for completing all matches assigned for a given Skirmish tournament
  • 30 points are awarded for completing all matches assigned for a given Arena tournament