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What is Rising Stars?

EGLX 2019 is proud to announce the launch of Rising Stars at EGLX 2019! EGLX’s Rising Stars is a competitive esports series that will discover amateur gamers and follow their journey as they compete to become the next big superstar! Compete for your chance to win part of the $40,000 prize pool and be crowned the EGLX Rising Star.

Schedule

AUGUST 1ST

REGISTRATION OPENS

OCTOBER 10TH

REGISTRATION CLOSES

OCTOBER 18-20TH

LIVE EVENT FINALS

Super Smash

Bros Ultimate

Hot off its preview at EGLX 2018, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will come to EGLX 2019 as one of the headliner tournaments. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – Singles Pools into a double elimination bracket, with top 6 on Sunday

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Played On: Switch, provided by tournament organizer.
Peripherals: Players may bring their own, see rules for details.
Competition Begins: Saturday October 19th (11:00am sharp).
Age: 13 – 17 with signed Parental Consent or 18+.
Prize Pool: $9,000, view prize breakdown here..

Fortnite

With Fortnite is still alive and kickin’, EGLX will be one of the biggest tournaments in Canada. Points awarded for Eliminations and Placement, up to 100 competitors split into two waves, top 10 from each wave moving onto the Sunday Final Gauntlet.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Played On: PCs, provided by tournament organizer
Peripherals: Players may bring their own, see rules for details.
Competition Begins: Saturday October 19th (11:00am sharp)
Age: 13 – 17 with signed Parental Consent or 18+
Prize Pool: $9,000, view prize breakdown here.

Super Smash

Bros Melee

Just like wine, it gets better with age and is intoxicating. The community is still going strong and the competition is still better than ever. Super Smash Bros. Melee – Singles Pools into a double elimination bracket, with top 6 on Sunday

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Played On: GameCube, provided by tournament organizer.
Peripherals: Players must bring their own, see rules for details.
Competition Begins: Saturday October 19th (11:00am sharp).
Age: 13 – 17 with signed Parental Consent or 18+.
Prize Pool: $9,000, view prize breakdown here.

HOW TO REGISTER

Registration for Rising Stars tournaments will be handled on Smash.gg.

  • Registration opens on August 1st
  • Registration closes on October 10th (at 11:55 P.M. EDT)
  • Casuals start on October 18th (at 4:00 P.M. EDT)
  • Competition starts on October 19th (at 11:00 A.M. EDT)
  • Join our Discord for support and answers or email [email protected]

NOTE: During Registration, you will be prompted to include your Showpass Transaction ID for Event Ticketing. If you have not purchased your EGLX 2019 ticket you can do so here or during your smash.gg registration with the appropriate venue fee selection.

HOW TO QUALIFY

Follow these guidelines to asses if you’re eligable to compete in the RIsing Stars tournaments.

 

  • You are required to purchase a Tournament Pass or Weekend Pass to EGLX through Smash.GG or through the EGLX website using ShowPass.
  • You must register on Smash.GG for the tournament(s) that you are participating in.
  • You must be residentially eligible (able to attend EGLX)
  • You must meet the age requirements for your tournament game(s) as of October 18th, 2019. Parent or legal guardian consent may be required for certain age ranges.
    • Fortnite: Age 13 – 17 with signed Parental Consent or 18+
    • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: Age 13 – 17 with signed Parental Consent or 18+
    • Super Smash Bros Melee: Age 13 – 17 with signed Parental Consent or 18+

TOURNAMENT RULES & REGULATIONS

Linked below are the rules for each tournament. It’s important that each player reads and understands the rules before registering.

 

PAYOUT STRUCTURE

FORTNITE

1st: $3,150CAD (35%)

2nd: $2,250CAD (25%)

3rd: $1,350CAD (15%)

4th: $900CAD (10%)

 

 

5th: $450CAD (5%)

6th: $450CAD (5%)

7th: $270CAD (3%)

8th: $180CAD (2%)

SUPER SMASH BROS

Payouts 5-8 9-16 17-48 49-96 97-128 129-256 257-512 513-1024 1025-2048 2049+
1st 60.0% 50.0% 50.0% 40.0% 40.0% 30.0% 30.0% 30.0% 27.5% 25.0%
2nd 40.0% 30.0% 25.0% 25.0% 20.0% 16.0% 16.0% 15.0% 13.5% 13.0%
3rd 20.0% 15.0% 15.0% 15.0% 12.0% 12.0% 12.0% 12.0% 10.0%
4th 10.0% 10.0% 10.0% 10.0% 10.0% 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
5-6th 5.0% 5.0% 7.0% 6.0% 5.0% 5.0% 5.0%
7-8th 2.5% 5.0% 4.0% 3.5% 3.5% 3.5%
9-12th 2.0% 2.0% 1.5% 1.5% 1.5%
13-16th 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
17-24th 0.75% 0.75% 0.75%
25-32nd 0.5% 0.5%
33-64th 0.25%

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