The apex legends tournament is a one of its kind international championships of esports. The goal is to find the biggest competitors for the legends event from all over the world. So let us read about everything there is to know about the tournament in 2021.
So basically, the apex legends tournament is for players across devices such as PC, Xbox and PlayStation. The next level after this tournament is the ALGS Championship and the reward is a huge sum of $5,000,000. Now that’s a pretty tempting amount, isn’t it? No wonder so many players practise for months to enter this tournament every year.
The journey to the tournament
There are milestones for the Apex Legends Tournament. They begin with the Challenger Circuit. Players who qualify in the circuit will then move on to the Pro Leagues. And finally, there is the Live Events tournament. These milestones make it possible for local talents to be recognised and shine in their area of expertise, which is gaming on different consoles. The format of Live Events may change to online championship for certain reasons.
How to join the tournament?
On the main page, go to “My Events”. After typing in the code in the match details, choose Apex Legends and then select your game mode. You will see an option for Tournament Match. Click on it and then enter the specific code to join the lobby. Here you will have wait until the match starts, and just like that, you are in the tournament!
Rules of the tournament
The basic rules are quite simple to understand. Every team will have 5 matches for playoff. If the tournament participation increases, then the number of matches might increase too. At least one player out of each team has to stream their game live on Nexus Discord. As proof, screenshots of the end results should be shared with the main group. The winner of the tournament will be chosen depending on the points obtained during the game play.
Penalties in the game
Players who show bad sportsmanship or do not behave in a respectful and decent manner will be given warning. This behaviour includes using profanity, temper tantrums on losses, trolling other players or making it a personal battle, etc. Post one warning, if the behaviour continues, then the person will be disqualified. Also, cheating, hacking and ghosting will result in instant disqualification from the game.
The prize ranges from $2,000,000 to $5,000,000 depending on the arranged games and teams. Considering the large amount of reward, the tournament is taken as seriously as a physical sports match. There are professional trainings for the same. Many players often hire a professional player as a coach to teach them the nuances of the tournament and help them hone their skills in order to increase chances of winning.
The rules mostly stay the same for every year with minor changes depending on the participation rate. If you wish you participate, then you can visit their official website to get more information about applying.