Quake World Championships start today-experience the carnage
Announced during Bethesda’s E3 briefing, the Quake World Championships start now and run through to QuakeCon in Dallas, Texas. The prize pool is worth over $1 million, with players battling it out in Duel and Sacrifice. QuakeCon BYOC area members also have the chance to be selected during the open qualifier at the event.
Here’s the schedule:
Online Qualifiers for Duel Competitors
The top 32 Duelers from each region qualify for Regionals, to be played online.
- Duel Qualifier #1
- EU: June 29, July 2
- NA: June 30, July 2
- Duel Qualifier #2
- EU: July 6, July 9
- NA: July 7, July 9
- Duel Qualifier #3
- EU: July 13, July 17
- NA: July 14, July 16
- Duel Qualifier #4
- EU: July 20, July 23
- NA: July 21, July 23
Online Qualifiers for 4v4 Sacrifice
The top 8 Sacrifice teams from each region qualify for Regionals, to be played online.
- Sacrifice Qualifier #1
- EU: July 1-2
- NA: July 15-16
- Sacrifice Qualifier #2
- EU: July 8-9
- NA: July 22-23
Regional Finals, Duel and Sacrifice
The top 12 Duelers and the top 4 Sacrifice teams from each region qualify for the QuakeCon finals.
- EU Regionals (Leicester, UK): August 5-6
- NA Regionals (Burbank, CA): August 5-6
QuakeCon Finals (Dallas, Texas)
The top 24 Duelers who qualified online and 8 Duelers who qualified at QuakeCon (BYOC) will make up the top 32 players in the world to compete in the QuakeCon Finals.
The top 8 Sacrifice teams in the world will compete in the QuakeCon Finals.
- BYOC Duel Qualifying Tournament: August 24
- Finals: August 24-26