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Split 3 Mid-Split Playoffs Event Hub

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The 2020-2021 Split 3 Mid-Split Playoffs take place on July 10th-11th, 2021

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Image showing the Team Syndrome Lancer, Gnasher, Hammerburst, Markza, and giveaway items from ASTRO and DX Racer
Earn your Team Syndrome Lancer, Gnasher, Markza, and Hammerburst by watching the Split 3 Mid-Split Playoffs! There will also be giveaways all weekend long for ASTRO headsets and DX Racer Chairs!

Weapon Skins The following weapon skins will be given away during the Saturday & Sunday broadcast: Team Syndrome Hammerburst, Markza, Gnasher, and Lancer skins. These items are not a raffle, all you need to do is complete the Quest and they will be entitled to your account.
Please Note: The Quests for these items will not be available at the same time during the broadcast, so make sure you tune in early and stay throughout to claim them all. The more you watch, the more you can claim!

ASTRO Gear – A number of ASTRO headsets, including A20 Wireless, A50 Wireless, and A40s with a MixAmp TR will be raffled off throughout the broadcast. All you need to do is log-in and complete the Quest to be entered into these raffles.

DXRacer x Gears Esports Chair – A Gears Esports DXRacer chair will be raffled off each day of the event. All you need to do is log-in and complete the Quest to be entered into these raffles. PLEASE NOTE: You must have a US shipping address to be eligible for this prize.

 

Event Format

The Mid-Split Playoffs will take place over 2 days. The top 10 teams in the Gears Pro League will face off in a Double Elimination Bracket starting on Saturday, July 10th. While this is happening, the bottom 2 teams in the Gears Pro League will also fight to retain their Pro League spot against Top Challenger Teams in the Split 2 Relegation Tournament (See Handbook Section 7.2.4). The two Pro League Qualification matches will be streamed on Championship Sunday of the Mid-Split Playoffs Event.

All games will be played as best of 5 except the Grand Finals, which will be played best of 9, with the Winner’s Bracket team starting with a 1-0 map advantage. The team coming from Winner’s Bracket will also start the pick/ban phase with an extra set of bans and will choose to act as Team A or Team B during the map selection process.

Grand Finals Map Ban Process:

*Winner’s Bracket Team Bans a Control Map and an Execution Map*

  • Team A Picks Control Map 1
  • Team B Picks Faction Map 1
  • Team B Picks Control Map 4
  • Team A Picks Faction Map 4
  • Remaining Map Becomes Control Map 7
  • Team B Picks Faction Map 7
  • Team A Picks Execution Map 2
  • Team B Picks Faction Map 2
  • Team B Picks Execution Map 5
  • Team A Picks Faction Map 5
  • Remaining Map Becomes Execution Map 8
  • Team A Picks Faction Map 8
  • Team B Picks Escalation Map 3
  • Team A Picks Faction Map 3
  • Team A Picks Escalation Map 6
  • Team B Picks Faction Map 6

 

Schedule

Day One: The broadcast begins on Saturday at 10:00AM CST with Winners Bracket Round 1

Day Two: The broadcast begins on Sunday at 10:00AM CST with the first Pro League Qualifier Match.

Prizing

Total: USD $60,000

  • 1st – $25,000
  • 2nd – $13,000
  • 3rd – $8,000
  • 4th – $5,000
  • 5th/6th – $3,000
  • 7th/8th – $1,500

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