Welcome Heroes, to the Winter Season of the Overwatch Campus Clash!
Assemble a team of Overwatch players from your university and compete for your chance to win a VIP trip to the London Spitfire's home stand game to watch the Overwatch League live and hang out with your favourite pros! Each university may field an unlimited number of teams with any skill range, as each team will be seeded to create fair and competitive games.
Gather up your fellow students and participate in our Winter Stage to have an opportunity to pick up Blizzard goodies!
Schedule / Format
Teams will be split into three groups based on seeding. Each group will receive initial starting points before the qualification stage, with teams gaining extra points via wins.
Captains should input their team's ranks for seeding purposes here.
Week 1-3 Qualification: 2 x Best of 3 per night.
After 3 weeks of qualification the top 32 teams will qualify into a Double Elimination play-off bracket. Teams who do not make the play-offs will be put into the swiss league. The swiss will be running alongside the play-offs. Teams knocked out of the play-offs will be put into the Swiss.
Week 4-7 Swiss: 2 x Best of 3 per night.
Week 4-8 Play-offs: 2 x Best of 5 per night.
Winter Prizing (6 prizes awarded per team) :
1st: £60 Battle.net credit & prizes to be announced
2nd: £45 Battle.net credit & prizes to be announced
3rd: £30 Battle.net credit & prizes to be announced
4th: £15 Battle.net credit
1st in Swiss: £15 Battle.net credit
Spring Prizing (6 prizes awarded per team) :
1st: All expenses paid VIP trip to the London Spitfire home stand match in London.
Other prizes to be announced.
You can view the full rules document here.
All results should be submitted using the tournament companion.
For the best-of-three (Bo3) series, there is a game mode rotation, check the Overwatch announcements channel in the NUEL discord for more information.
Bo3 Tiebreaker map: Nepal.
For the best-of-five (Bo5) series, the format will continue throughout playoffs, following the game modes and map pool below.
Control / Escort / Assault / Hybrid / Control
Control: Busan / Ilios / Lijiang Tower
Assault: Hanamura / Volskaya Industries / Temple of Anubis
Hybrid: Blizzard World / Numbani / Hollywood
Escort: Havana / Junkertown / Route 66
Control: One of the two maps that were not chosen from Map 1
Bo5 Tiebreaker map: Control map that was not played of the three maps during the original Best-of-Five (Bo5) series.