FEDIVERSE CUP ANNOUNCEMENT
The brackets are set, the submissions are in, and the time is scheduled! This Saturday, May 15th, at 3PM cst (4PM est, 1PM pst, 8PM GMT) the inaugural Age of Empires 2 Fediverse Cup will be broadcast to you LIVE, hosted by legends of the fediverse @Moon
, alongside yours truly. Cheer on your friends and root for the downfall of your enemies, all while a 200 dollar prize pool is up for grabs!
FORMAT AND SETTINGS
The Fediverse Cup will take place over 3 rounds. The first two rounds are best of 1 game, with the lower seed selecting the map from the available map pool. The final will be a best of 3, with maps selected by administration. The winner will take home $150, while the runner up will earn a nice consolation of $50. Winners will be contacted after the event to work out a method of prize delivery. All games will be played on standard settings. Laming IS allowed.
The maps, drawn from the Hidden Cup 4 map pool, are the best of the best as far as balanced, interesting map design goes in AoE2. The lower seed will be able to select any map from this pool during rounds 1 and 2. Players looking for practice can download the hidden cup 4 map pack in the AoE2 DE mod center.
- HC4 Arabia, HC4 Cross, HC4 Islands, HC4 Bay, HC4 Hideout, HC4 Slopes
The final round will be Game 1 HC4 Cup, Game 2 HC4 High Tide, Game 3 HC4 Arabia
Players, see the attached image for your first round opponent!