We're back, baby! Wednesday night we make our return to twitch.tv/barstoolsports for another Barstool Sports National Gaming Championship. 64+ schools, 4 weeks, 1 ultimate champion for glory. And this time, a victor will be announced sans the asterisk. Zero tomfoolery and shenanigans will be tolerated. CC: Reality.
You think you and your school has the guts and/or nuts to handle being a champion? Let's find out together. Be uncommon.
BARSTOOL HOOLIGANZ MARCH MADNESS TOURNAMENT RULES
WHAT IS IT?
Barstool’s Viceroy/College Warzone tournament in honor of March Madness. Games will take place in public lobbies, in 2:45 hour/minute increments (7:00pm-9:45pm) once a week for 4-weeks to crown Barstool Sports College National Champion.
HOW IT WORKS?
64 teams of 3. 4 weeks. One night a week, players will stream for 2 hours 45 minutes. Players can drop into public Warzone lobbies at will from 7:00pm est to 9:45pm est. If you are not in a queued lobby by 9:45, your last score will not be tallied. EFuse will be tracking scores throughout the duration of each session, and uploading them to a live leaderboard. At the end of the 2:45, points will be tallied. Scores will reset after each round.
The round of 64 will be week 1. The round of 32 will be week 2. The round of 16 will be week 3. The round of 8 (The Electric 8) will be the final week, week 4.
In the event of a player not being able to make a tournament session, players can be substituted out each week as long as the new players/team meets requirements.
Roster changes must be submitted 12 hours before game starts each week
Winning Prize: The Barstool College Championship Belt and bragging rights as the #1 Warzone school in the country.
Players must be a current student at university/college
Combined team K/D no higher than 12.
ROUND 1 (64 Schools): 3/17
ROUND 2 (32 Schools): 3/24
ROUND 3 (16 Schools): 3/31
CHAMPIONSHIP (8 Schools): WEDNESDAY 4/7
Each Kill = 1 Point
Top 20 = 1 Point
Top 15 = 2 Points
Top 10 = 4 Points
Top 7 = 7 Points
Top 4 = 10 Points
Top 3 = 15 Points
Top 2 = 20 Points
Victory = 25 Points
Placement Points do NOT stack. For example if you come in 9th place you get 4 points, NOT 4+2+1 points.
No cheating/game manipulation will be tolerated. If you are accused of cheating you will be investigated. Cheating/game manipulation is open to the tournament director’s interpretation, and can include a number of different factors, including but not limited to:
Creating smurf accounts
Using netduma routers/vpn to adjust location
Ddosing an opponent/hitting other players offline
Using a cronus or some other hardware manipulation
Committing real life crimes against other players
Do not cheat. If you cheat you and your team will be disqualified, and may result in further punishment/long term bans from future events.
You must comply with tournament directors when it comes to making your account public, and setting up your stream so that scores can be read. This is absolutely crucial in making sure scoring is done quickly and accurately.
AT LEAST one player per team MUST stream AT ALL TIMES during tournament play. If you do not have at least one stream on at all times, we can not certify scores.
Rules/schedule are subject to change at the discretion of the tournament directors. Stay tuned to gametime/hooliganz social feeds and discord server for updates.
Wednesday 7pm. We dance in Verdansk.