ESU Legends & Challenger HUB

4 months ago Posted by: blak1n
Hey Legends,

Today we are happy to release all the important information for our upcoming Legends & Challengers Series! We also happy to announce our Version 2 update being released July 28th for all to see!

The Legends Series is a monthly Premium Access tournament consisting of three stages: Open Qualifier, Closed Qualifier and Finals. To gain access into this series, teams must purchase a subscription from the eSports Underground website, cost of the subscription is $9.99 USD per player. The Prize Pool of the Legends Series is US$6,000 split between our three regions (US$2,000 each for NA / EU / OCE). Sign-ups begin on the 28th of July!

All players who purchase premium will be provided access to our Premium PUGs for PUBG. Premium PUGs offers an alternative to public games that will track your stats, randomised matchmaking for solo players (team matchmaking also available), and ensures a quality experience with competitive players. A detailed explanation of our PUG system will be released in another post

The Challenger Series is a FREE TO PLAY monthly series being played out similar to last season, schedule and rounds are detailed below. Winners of the Challengers Series will receive one month free of Premium access.

Without further adieu, below are the details:

Legends Series Format

Legends - 18 teams per lobby
Open Qualifier: Best of 10 over 2 Days
Closed Qualifier: Best of 10 over 2 Days
Finals: Best of 10 over 2 Days

Format Bracket Image > https://imgur.com/a/Dnx5dvE

There are 72 team slots in the Open qualifier, 54 teams in Closed, 18 in the Finals. 18 teams will be instant invites to the Closed qualifier, these are the teams that succeeded in our previous relegations and the top 10 teams from phase 2 from last season. This format is based on a 72 team sign up schedule, in the event or more or less teams joining the tournament, lobbies and qualifying numbers will be adjusted accordingly. 

Challenger - 18 Teams
Weekly Best of 4, winners are based on total score over the month period.

Schedule - Legends & Challenger Series 1

North America
Legend Series Open: August 4 & 5th - 7pm EST
Legend Series Closed: August 14th & 16th - 7pm EST
Legend Series Finals: August 18 & 19th - 7pm EST
Challenger Week 1: August 7th - 7pm EST
Challenger Week 2: August 14th - 7pm EST
Challenger Week 3: August 21st - 7pm EST
Challenger Week 4: August 28th - 7pm EST

Europe 
Legend Series Open: August 4 & 5th - 7pm CEST
Legend Series Closed: August 14th & 16th - 7pm CEST
Legend Series Finals: August 18 & 19th - 7pm CEST
Challenger Week 1: August 7th - 7pm CEST
Challenger Week 2: August 14th - 7pm CEST
Challenger Week 3: August 21st - 7pm CEST
Challenger Week 4: August 28th - 7pm CEST

Oceania
Legend Series Open: August 6 & 7th - 7pm AEST
Legend Series Closed: August 13 & 17th - 7pm AEST
Legend Series Finals: August 19th & 20th & 27th - 7pm AEST
Challenger Week 1: August 10th - 7pm AEST
Challenger Week 2: August 17th - 7pm AEST
Challenger Week 3: August 24th - 7pm AEST
Challenger Week 4: August 31st - 7pm AEST

All Dates & Times are subject to change, for up-to-date changes stay tuned on Twitter/ Discord.

Scoring
Each team will receive the following points for placement, and 7 points per kill.

Place | Points
1st - 200pts | 2nd - 150pts | 3rd - 125pts |
4th - 100pts | 5th - 90pts | 6th - 80pts |
 7th - 70pts | 8th - 60pts | 9th - 50pts |
 10th - 40pts | 11th - 30pts | 12th - 20pts |
 13th - 10pts |14th - 10pts | 15th - 5pts |
 16th - 5pts | 17th - 0pts | 18th - 0pts.

Website Info, Sneak Peek & Launch Date

July 28th - LAUNCH DATE

Features being released
  • Premium Subscriptions
  • Minimalistic Design
  • Server Notifications
  • Added Competitive Titles
  • Increased user flow of information
  • Quick Help Links
  • Upgraded Performance
  • Improved Security
  • Profile Photos and Banners


Thanks for reading, more rules and regulations to be released soon. If you have any further questions, please contact us here, or visit our discord https://discord.gg/7WKuGdw and message any admin.