Among Us Tournament – Business Esports
Entries are now open for the May Business Esports Among Us Tournament. Among Us is a fun and accessible esport that is really easy to pick up and colleagues or business connections form a team of 5 players to take part. Your company can submit multiple teams and the tournament runs online from the comfort of players homes.
Among Us is an online multiplayer social deduction game that takes place in a space-themed setting in which players each take on one of two roles, most being Crewmates, and a predetermined number being Imposters.
Our Among Us tournament will be an inclusive experience for the entire office and anyone with a Windows, Apple iOS and Android device can take part with no previous experience necessary!
MAY EVENT TIMINGS:
18:00 Start on Game Nights
League Stages – Tuesday 18th, Wednesday 19th & Thursday 20th
Knockouts & Finals Night – Friday 21st
Among Us tournament format
The May Tournament will take place over 4 evenings with games commencing at 6pm each evening. There will be 3 rounds of gameplay with each round lasting 30 minutes and scores reported in between rounds. Companies can enter teams of 5 players into the tournament. Full rules can be found on our website here.
The tournament format section will be updated regularly and it is the responsibility of team captains to keep up to date with their own schedule on match days with match fixtures announced when the tournament is finalised.
Among Us is a multiplayer game. For our events we have 2 impostors from a lobby of 10, these players are randomly selected each game to be Impostors, while the rest are Crewmates. The games will take place on the three maps:
- a spaceship (The Skeld),
- a headquarters building (Mira HQ),
- or a planet base (Polus).
All players must have access to the game on Windows, Apple iOS, and Android.
Gameplay is in teams of 5 players
There will be 3 rounds of gameplay with each round lasting 30 minutes and scores reported in between rounds.
The point system is as follows:
- Vote out impostor: 2 points
- Wrong vote: -1 point
- Skip: 0 points
- Win: 4 points
- Kill: 1 point
- Win: 5 points
There will be 3 rounds of game play with each round lasting 30 minutes and scores reported in between rounds.
Players individual scores will be added together to form their team score with each players score counting every vote counts.
If there is a tie at the end of the round the game will continue until there is a 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winner.
A ‘Round’ is 3 10 minutes of gameplay on each map (the Skeld, Mira HQ & Polus): The individual that scores the highest points total is declared the winner.
Maps will be rotated every ten minutes in game.
1 minute turnaround between maps.
10-minute turnaround between rounds.
Players will be assigned lobbies of up to 10 participants
3 rounds per evening depending on number of entrants.
Business Esports entry includes tournament management with dedicated responsive admins, access to our live chat, live scoring system, networking and branding opportunities such as backlinks from your logo to your website, player profiles with links to your LinkedIn profiles included in tournament schedule page, and a 10% charity donation.
£250 + VAT per team entry
The main thing to remember is to play with respect for your opponent and fellow players. Players are reminded that they are representing their company as well as their chosen charity and the tournament is to be played in a competitive and courteous manner. Players can follow the action and keep up to date by following our Twitter feed here.