Rocket League Tournament – Business Esports
Business Esports Rocket League Tournament runs online from the comfort of players homes.
Our Rocket League tournament has the benefit of being cross-platform and open to anyone with an Xbox, PC or PlayStation console.
Entries are now open for colleagues or business connections to form a team of 4 (subs optional) and enter under your company name. Your company can submit multiple teams and individuals or pairs can be paired up to play with others in similar positions.
MAY EVENT TIMINGS:
18:00 Start on Game Nights:
League Matches – Tuesday 18th, Wednesday 19th & Thursday 20th
Knockouts & Finals Night – Friday 21st
Rocket League tournament format
The May Tournament will take place over 4 evenings with matches commencing at 6pm on match days which will be a minimum of 3 league games per evening on Tuesday 18th, Wednesday 19th and Thursday 20th and Knockouts and Finals night on Friday 21st. All match fixtures will be announced when the tournament is finalised.
The tournament format section will be updated regularly and it is the responsibility of team captains to keep up to date with their own fixtures. The format will be announced before the tournament begins when we know the exact number of teams
Each match will consist of up to 5 games. The games will be played in a custom playlist with the arenas chosen by each team alternately i.e. Team A chooses the arena for the First Game and Team B chooses the arena for the Second Game.
Captains should make contact, begin adding each other and discuss reschedules if necessary.
There will be two stages: Initial group stage section where teams are awarded 3 points for a win and 1 point for a draw. The tournament will then progress into separate tiered knockout stages, Platinum and Gold Sections. The format will be announced before the tournament begins when we know the exact number of teams. The tournament format section will be updated along with an announcement email for all captains.
Gamertags for team captains will be found in the match fixtures posted in the Discord before the matches.
All team members must have access to either an Xbox One, PC or PlayStation 4 and have a copy of Rocket League installed with an Xbox Gold or PSN Plus account. Companies may submit multiple teams.
Team size required will be 3 players plus subs Teams must have a minimum of 3 players to avoid forfeit. Team captains may both agree to play 4 vs 4 in advance. Full rules can be found on our website here.
A ‘Match’ – Best-of-5 Games: The Team that wins the majority of the Games is declared the winner. Once a Team wins the number of Games needed to reach the requisite majority, then that Team will be declared the winner of the Match.
A ‘Game’: a single 5 minutes + Overtime competition between two Teams.
1 minute turnaround between games with a 5-minute turnaround between matches.
3 points will be awarded for a win, 1 point for a draw and match scores will be reported after the final game in the match.
This equates to a minimum of 3 games per participant per evening in each match.
Games will be played during the evenings to minimise disruption to normal working hours.
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.
£200 + 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.