It was held from April 29 to May 7, 2017.
T4 rules can be found here
Gamemode and Format Edit
CTF and 5CP/KoTH were gamemodes for this tournament. The tournament was a swiss-style tournament for the group stages, and double elimination for the invitationals. 4 teams at minimum and 8 teams at maximum would be accepted into the invitationals, depends on the number of teams accepted. Both during the group stages and the invitationals games were Bo5. A single match run until completion or 12 minutes maximum, leaving 45 minutes per round slot.
Map Pool Edit
The Map Pool was announced and finalised on the 8th of April.
5CP (5 Control Points) maps: Edit
- Powerhouse (made by Fouled and ALM)
- Foundry (made by NixaniaXi)
KoTH maps: Edit
- Draxel (made by Fouled and Claf)
- Heat (made by seuthy, Xuph, and imryaan)
CTF maps: Edit
- Alpine (made by dev_revs, Flaan, Leyre, and profbananaslug)
In the qualifiers, all rounds had a set map set to each match, which was announced with the teams being announced. There were 5 maps in the tournament:
Team Information Edit
One team may not have less than 12 players registered, and no more than 18. All matches was 8v8. Teams needed at least 6 players to participate in a match - if they hadn't 6 when the match is scheduled to start, they would be disqualified.
Registered teams: Edit
- Team Allah
- Team Liquid
- Team Rocket
For this tournament, Officials decided to use Discord instead of Teamspeak. This is mainly due to teamspeak going down in previous tournaments.
Dates and Times Edit
Tournament Announcement: 2nd of April
Registration Opens: 8th of April
Maps Announced: 8th of April
Registration Closes: 15th of April
Teams Announced: 15th of April
Matchups Announced: 22nd of April
Group Stages: 29th and 30th of April
Invitationals: 6th/7th of May
6 rounds of Swiss Elimination, which were played on Group stages at the times listed below:
Round 1: Saturday 29th, 16:00.
Round 2: Saturday 29th, 18:00.
Round 3: Saturday 29th, 20:00.
Round 4: Sunday 30th, 16:00.
Round 5: Sunday 30th, 18:00.
Round 6: Sunday 30th, 20:00.
All times listed above are in UTC.
Winners and Prizes Edit
1st Place: PureDogs
2nd Place: Team Allah
3rd Place: Horizon
For 5th tournament, the Officials had decided to use the method of crowdfunding in order to raise money for a better prize pool. More than 160$ were donated.