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Rainbow 6 Siege NSE Winter

Information
Game
Rainbow Six Siege
Platform
Ubisoft
Day
Thursday
Time
19:00
Format

Week 1-3 Qualification

Week 4-7 Playoffs and Swiss

Week 8 Finals

Location

Online via the NSE Discord

Summary

After signing up make sure to fill in the Rank Submission Form: https://forms.gle/c9Qu5EB8RPaUvm91A

 

Rainbow 6 Winter Championship is split into 2 main stages: Stage 1 Qualification (Weeks 1-3) and Stage 2 Swiss/Playoffs (Weeks 4-7)

 

Stage 1

In Stage 1 teams will be initially 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 the top 16 teams will start in the Championship bracket (a double elimination bracket) and everyone else will continue playing in a Swiss tournament starting with points based on their finish in stage 1. Teams who do well in the Swiss can qualify for Challenger bracket or Division 3.

Prizes

1st - £500 - Team qualifies for UKIN

2nd - £300

3rd - £200

Top 8 - BUEC Championship Pins

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

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RULES SUMMARY

  • All players must have been attended the same University.
  • All players must be current students from the same university. 
  • Teams must have at least 5 players. Teams may add/remove players from team between weeks
  • Teams will play in the 6-round Role Swap format, consisting of 6 rounds attack then swapping to 6 rounds of defence with the winning team being the first to win 7 rounds. If the score is 6-6 then a 3-round overtime begins to decide the winner.
  • Thorn is banned from play until further notice.
  • All players are required to install and run Moss Anticheat for all tournament matches.
  • Check in deadline is 6:30pm. Teams who don't check in will not get games for that evening.
  • If teams are more than 20 minutes late they will forfeit a map.
  • Offensive player 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.

The following skins are the only operator skins to be used in play:

  • Default Skins
  • Pro League Gold skins
  • All R6Share scheme skins
  • Esports Programs’ cosmetics

Click here to download full rules

Map Veto

All maps picked must be picked from following map pool which will be announced before season begins.

  • Bank
  • Border
  • Chalet
  • Clubhouse
  • Kafe
  • Oregon
  • Skyscraper
  • Theme Park
  • Villa

Map Veto - Best of Three

The higher seeded team can elect to be Team A or Team B within the following process:

  1. Team A bans 1 map
  2. Team B bans 1 map
  3. Team A picks the map for game 1 and Team B has side choice, Team A has OT starting side choice 
  4. Team B picks the map for game 2 and Team A has side choice, Team B has OT starting side choice 
  5. Team A bans 1 map
  6. Team B picks the third map and Team A has side choice, Team B has OT starting side choice 

Map Veto - Best of One

The higher seeded team can elect to be Team A or Team B within the following process:

  • Starting with Team A, teams take turns to veto one map until only one map remains.
  • Team A has side choice, Team B has OT starting side choice

Players are expected to uphold the NSE Code of Conduct whilst competing in this tournament

All decisions regarding the interpretation and enforcement of these rules is at the sole discretion of the NSE Admin Team, whose decisions are final.
These rules may be amended, changed or supplemented when required by the NSE Admin Team to ensure fair play and competitive integrity.

 

Dates Tournament Stage
Tuesday 18th Oct Sign-ups Close
Thursday 20th Oct Qualification
Thursday 27th Oct Qualification
Thursday 3rd Nov Qualification
Thursday 10th Nov

Week 1 Playoff Brackets
Week 1 Swiss

Thursday 17th Nov

Week 2 Playoff Brackets
Week 2 Swiss

Thursday 24th Nov

Week 3 Playoff Brackets
Week 3 Swiss

Monday 28th Nov

Lower Bracket Extra Game (Division 1 Only)

Thursday 1st Dec

Week 4 Playoff Brackets
Week 4 Swiss

Thursday 8th Dec

Lower Bracket Extra Game (Division 1 Only)

10th/11th Dec (Provisional) Grand Finals

All games with the exception of the Grand Finals and Division 1 playoffs all games will be played on Thursday evening and cannot be rearranged. Games will have a normal start time of 7.15pm.  

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