Rocket League NSE Winter

Information
Game
Rocket League
Platform
Epic
Day
Tuesday
Time
19:00
Format

Week 1-2 Qualification 

Week 3-6 League Stage

Week 7-8 Playoffs

Location

Online with live finals

Standings
Summary

Sign-ups are now closed, to check in and view fixtures please visit https://tournaments.nse.gg/

Rocket League NSE Winter is split into 3 main stages: Stage 1 Qualification (Weeks 1-2) Stage 2 League play (Weeks 3-6) and Stage 3 Playoffs

Stage 1

In Stage 1 teams will be seeded into 3 skill groups. In the first round teams will play another team in the same skill group and in the following rounds be matched versus teams with a similar record in the tournament.

Stage 2

In Stage 2 teams will be split into multiple divisions. All teams play 3 games and earn points based on their final finish that week. 2 Teams will be relegated each week from the top division with 2 teams promoted from lower division to replace them. 

Stage 3

In Stage 3 the top teams in each Division will qualify for single elimination playoffs with the top performing teams getting byes into later rounds.

Prizes

1st - £300

2nd - £180

3rd - £120

Top 8 - BUEC Championship Pins

In addition to other prizes this tournament awards British University Esports Championship Points.

  • All players must be current students from the same university. 
  • All games will be played with the following game settings:
    • Default Arena: Beckwick Park Night
    • Team Size: 3v3
    • Bot Difficulty: No Bots
    • Mutators: None
    • Match Time: 5 Minutes
    • Joinable By: Name/Password
    • Server: Europe
  • Teams should wait for all players to join the match before choosing sides.
  • Teams must have at least 3 players. Teams may add/remove players from the team between weeks.
  • If teams are more than 15 minutes late they will forfeit a match.
  • Check-in deadline is 6:30pm. Teams who don't check-in will not get games for that evening.
  • Offensive IGNs and Team names are not allowed.
  • Verbal abuse is not allowed. In particular any use of racist, sexist, homophobic or any other discriminatory language will lead to a minimum 3-week suspension.

Click here to download full rule book

Dates
Tournament Stage
Sunday 17th October Sign-ups Close
Tuesday 19th Oct Qualification
Tuesday 26th Oct Qualification
Tuesday 2nd Nov League stage
Tuesday 9th Nov League stage
Tuesday 16th Nov League stage
Tuesday 23rd Nov League stage
Tuesday 30th Nov Playoffs
Tuesday 7th Dec Playoffs
10/11/12th Dec (Provisional) Finals at Live Event

All games are played on Tuesday evenings with the exception of Playoffs. Current Playoffs Schedule is may be rearranged to avoid RLCS regional schedule.

 

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