Rocket League is one of the most popular games on its gender, with a competitive scene that includes Majors and global. About the tall Tier, the Rocket League Championship Series made an announcement in relation to the winter major of 2022.
Through a statement on your site, Psyonix detailed the details of the great international tournament. The first thing is that he will have fans in the phases of qualifiers, something that ceased to be a current currency with the beginning of the pandemic of the Coronavirus (Covid-19). Rocket League is one of those who are looking to return to the format with live audience.
The winter major will take place at the YouTube Theater of Inglewood, California. Although it will be the first time since the end of 2019 that there is a contest with audience, there may be changes if the situation requires it. The safety of players and fans is priority for Psyonix.
Now, let’s talk in detail of the tournament. It will start with a group phase of 16 clubs distributed in four groups of four. They will play a robin round format at the best of five, seeking to define the Top 12 that will advance to the qualifiers. Here the double elimination format with most matches at the best of seven is adopted. Only the first round of the loser key is BO5.
$ 300,000 USD and RLCs, important for the Rocket League World Championship will be distributed. The dates are:
- 23 to 25 March: Group phase (without public)
- 26 and 27 March: Eliminatory (with public)
Those interested in attending the qualifiers must Check that they are negative of the COVID-19 or have all their doses of vaccine.
About participants, only NRG ESPORTS is confirmed after achieving the necessary points on the North American table of RLCS 2021-22. Latin America has two insured quotas, with Krü Esports and Noble Esports looking for the classification.