RULES


RESTRICTIONS
Only legal residents of the USA and Canada are eligible to compete in this tournament. All ages are available to play, however if player is not of the age of 16 years old then parental tax information will be required to claim prize winnings.

 

HOW DO I REGISTER FOR QUALIFIERS
Go to info.stream.me/legends and click on the qualifier sign up button. Remember your account information because it will be used for the whole circuit. (We will not combine accounts)
 

LIVE SUPPORT
You can use the live support via Smash.gg match-up page as our admins will work promptly to resolve issues. Please do not tweet at the casters or admins about issues as they are focused mainly on production or admin responsibilities via Smash.gg.

 

FORMAT

- Qualifiers
Best of Five Games
Double Elimination
Competitive Mode: Enabled
Stage: Both players are to choose RANDOM select.
Character Selection: Winner must select the same character, Loser may switch. All characters are allowed and may use hidden select.


- Group Stages
Competitors will play each other twice in that specific group.
Best of Seven Games
Competitive Mode: Enabled
Stage: Both players are to choose RANDOM select.
Character Selection: Winner must select the same character, Loser may switch. All characters are allowed and may use hidden select.


- Split Finals & Grand Finale
Best of Five Games
Double Elimination
Competitive Mode: Enabled
Stage: Both players are to choose RANDOM select.
Character Selection: Winner must select the same character, Loser may switch. All characters are allowed and may use hidden select.


PUNCTUALITY
Players have up to TEN (10) minutes to “check in” via Smash.gg before being automatically forfeited for that series and moved to the loser’s bracket and then restart the process. In the event of a disconnect, refer to the rules and contact an admin via live support. Players must be online and ready to play at the designated match start time.
If a player is not fully ready to play and has checked in then the please pin an admin via Smash.gg and they will handle it accordingly. If a player is unable to join a lobby due to technical difficulties with the game, without issues of the game servers, they must notify the opposing player and an admin immediately and inform them that you are attempting to connect. If problems arise, an administrator will attempt to resolve the matter.

 

BROADCAST
Throughout the bracket an Admin may contact you via matchup chat room to schedule your match to be played on stream, please abide by their request. Personal broadcast of any gameplay during Stream.me tournament series is prohibited from external platforms in which may lead to terms of rejection from future tournaments and/or legal matters. If you would like to broadcast your match then the Stream.me service is available.

 

ADMINS & REFEREES
All participants in the season must adhere to the decisions and rules of the league official operators, admins, and support. All decisions are final, except in cases where the option to appeal is clearly stated. Conversations, either verbal or written, between tournament operators, admins, or referees, and participants are confidential. Publicly posting or sharing these conversations with outside parties is strictly forbidden, unless permission is obtained.

 

PLAYER COLLUSION / THROWING GAMES
Players are expected to withhold their highest integrity towards each game. If a player is found without integrity (IE sandbag) to better their own or others overall standings, then a suitable decision will be served per the Administration team. Punishments for collusion may be, but are not restricted to the following: Loss of Season Points, Loss of Prizing, Banishment from the remainder of the Season and Finals, Banishment from future tournaments.

 

DISCONNECTS
In the event of a “Game Session has ended” due to disconnect of server, both players will restart that game of the series. It will be the responsibility of the player that got disconnected from server to connect his opponent within 5 minutes. In a matter where a player intentionally disconnects then that player will forfeit the entire game, not just a round. Screenshots are advised in a matter of dispute which can be uploaded via match-up live chat at Smash.gg.

 

GROUP STAGE TIE BREAKER RULES
The following is the hierarchy that will determine who will advance in the event of a tie:

- Total sets won
- Game win %
- Head-to-head


REPORTING SCORES
To report the score, please use the match-up section of Smash.gg bracket. If there are any inconsistencies shown in the report then support will contact both players involved to resolve the inconsistency. In the event of a dispute, be prepared to provide pictures of post-game summaries or video evidence from the match.

 

PRIZES
Split Finals
1st Place: $700
2nd Place: $500
3rd Place: $400
4th Place: $300
5th Place: $200
7th Place: $100
Grand Finale
1st Place: $1,500
2nd Place: $1,000
3rd Place: $700
4th Place: $600
5th Place: $400
7th Place: $200

Prize money will be paid out within fourteen (14) business days from when the completed tax form has been received. Stream.me Support will contact the players to provide the required information & form(s) for the prize payout. Payments are only available through electronic payment.
 

SCHEDULE
Schedule can be found on Smash.gg/WOTGLegends

 

THE “WAR OF THE GODS” CIRCUIT SERIES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, OR ASSOCIATED WITH NETHERREALM STUDIOS OR WARNER BROS. COMPETITORS RECEIVE PRIZES PER STREAM.ME IN WHICH ARE THE SOLE ADMINISTERS OF THE CIRCUIT SERIES.