Sat/Sun April 27-28th, 2019

  • NCS Minor
  • Counter-Strike Global Offensive
  • 5v5 tournament
  • 24 teams max
  • computers provided by CUKUSA
  • up to $4800 prize pool
  • bracket group stage, bo3 playoffs
  • commentating by locals DarfMike and JeNneSis as well as others. Give them a follow!
  • spectator fee $10

Location
9261 Plaskett Ln, Lower Level
Lorton, VA 22079
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Computers provided by CUKUSA

Join us for our second NCS Minor of 2019 and the first 2-day LAN at our new event space!

Computer Upgrade King will be providing i5/1060/144hz setups, you just need to bring your peripherals! In-ear headphones will be necessary for this event and players in streamed matches will wear sound suppression headsets with mod-mics.

Entry Fee

We have switched back to individual player payments. Team captain registers and then provides their players with payment links.

  • $60 until Sunday April 14th
  • $65 until Sunday April 21st
  • $70 after April 21st
  • No Refunds (reach out to us if there are concerns)

Prize Pool

  • $40 of each entry goes to the prize pool
  • $4800 total with 24 teams

Payout

  • under 12 teams: 1st 100%
  • 12-16 teams: 1st 70%, 2nd 30%
  • 17-24 teams: 1st 65%, 2nd 25%, 3rd 10%

Tournament Format

Groups

  • 4 teams per group, bo1 double elim bracket
  • upper bracket winner moves to playoff finals
  • lower bracket winner moves to playoff deciders

Playoff Deciders

  • second place team out of each group (6 teams)
  • seeded by rounds for-against
  • bo1 double elim, top 2 teams move on to playoff finals

Playoff Finals

  • 8 teams
  • bo3 single elimination
  • bo5 finals

Schedule (estimated)

Saturday

  • 9:30 am – Check-in: Groups A and B
  • 10:00 am – Upper Match 1
  • 11:00 am – Upper Match 2, Lower Match 1
  • 11:30 pm – Check-in: Groups C and D
  • 12:00 pm – Upper Match 1
  • 1:00 pm – Upper Match 2, Lower Match 1
  • 1:30 pm – Check-in: Groups E and F
  • 2:00 pm – Upper Match 1
  • 3:00 pm – Upper Match 2, Lower Match 1
  • 3:30 pm – Check-in: Lower Bracket Finalists Group A, B, C, D
  • 4:00 pm – Lower Match 2
  • 4:30 pm – Check-in: Lower Bracket Finalists Group E, F
  • 5:00 pm – Lower Match 2
  • 5:30 pm – Playoff Deciders Check-in: Second place teams from groups
  • 6:00 pm – Upper Match 1
  • 7:00 pm – Upper Match 2, Lower Match 1
  • 8:00pm – Upper Match 3 (7th seed), Lower Match 2
  • 9:00pm – Lower Match 3 (8th seed)

Sunday

  • 9:00 am – Check-in: Playoff finals
  • 10:00 am – Round 1 (bo3)
  • 12:30 pm – Round 2, Match 1 (bo3)
  • 2:30 pm – Round 2, Match 2 (bo3)
  • 5:00 pm – Finals (bo5)

Venue Info

The event space we use is at 9261 Plaskett Ln, Lower Level, Lorton, VA 22079. An entrance is accessible via stairs on the back of the building or inside the left most door via elevator or stairs.

If staying at the hotel next door just walk over to venue. If driving to venue, park on the street if a spot is available. If being picked up or dropped off please ask your ride to turn around in the cul-de-sac as there is limited space to do so in the parking lot.

Event Hotel

Right next door is a Holiday Inn Express. We have a room block for the event with $120 rate which you will need to call the hotel to use.

Room Block: FIAD Entertainment
Call: 1-703-643-3100

Holiday Inn Express Lorton
8180 Silverbrook Road
Lorton, VA 22079

Questions?

Post on the discord group if you have any questions or want to discuss the event.