EGL Open Series Returns for Split #2 across Winter - Spring 2021! The best Gears 5 players from across Europe and South America will battle for $15,000 in prizes!

Europe Map

Europe

South America Map

South America

Teams will compete in a weekly regional tournament series for cash prizes and EGL Ranking Points (RP). EGL will track the individual player EGL RP, based on their results in weekly tournaments in order to seed tournaments and settle the bragging rights across Europe and South America.

The EGL Open Series will conclude each split with the Split Finals, featuring an enhanced prize pool of $2,500 with the accumulated top seeded teams coming in as favourites!

JANUARY - MARCH (2021)

WEEKLY TOURNAMENTS

$500 Prize Pool (Each Week)

Split Finals

$2,500

SPLIT FINALS

DATE TBC

The Split Finals will take place following 10 weeks of play, seeded by accumulated team EGL RP for a $2,500 Prize Pool!

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the tournament format?

EGL Open Series weekly tournaments will be 4v4, Single Elimination on Escalation. Each round will be played as a Best of 1 until the Semi Finals and Finals which will be a Best of 3.


How does seeding work?

In order to be seeded, teams must register for the tournament prior to the seeding cut-off time specified in the tournament rules. Any team registering after this time will be allocated a random seed.


How do I claim my prize?

We will email users regarding prizing after the tournament has ended, once we have acquired your payment details the prize payments will be paid as soon as possible.


Can I have a substitute player on the day of the tournament?

No. The team members that are registered on the roster to play within the tournament must be the users that are playing in the tournament.


If I leave my team to play with another team do I keep my EGL RP?

Yes you will. Points are attached to each individual player, so if you leave a team or join a new one your EGL RP will carry over to that new team.


Can I play on PC with my teammates or opponents who play on Xbox?

Yes, if you choose to play on PC you will need to stream your game, to Twitch or YouTube, and show your settings before the game loads into the game. A stream link should be placed in the match comments for EGL admins to check.