AEN: VALORANT $3000 Autumn Series

November 21, 2021

After the recent success of our ‘Spring Series’ – AEN is proud to announce the ‘Autumn Series’ which will kick off in Q1 of 2022.

We know you all want to skim read through the information, so here is a brief rundown on the NEW format and tentative dates for the ‘Autumn Series’

 

AEN Autumn Series

EVENT Specifics

Total teams: 16 (8 maintain their spot from Spring Series, 8 via Open Qualifiers)
Entry fee:
$135 per team
Max players per team: 8 (5 core + 3 substitutes)
Match days: Wednesday and Thursday
Prize Pool: $3000 AUD
1st: $1300
2nd: $600
3rd: $400
4th: $400
5th: $150
6th: $150

 

Stage 1: Early February (Online Qualifiers)

  • TWO Open Qualifiers with the top 4 from each advancing to Stage 2
  • Open Qualifiers will be FREE entry
  • Single Elimination Bracket
  • Best of 1’s with the qualification matches being Best of 3

Stage 2: Mid-Late February / Early March (Swiss Stage)

  • 16 Team swiss stage –
  • Seeded by Spring Series placements, Stage 1 progression and prior knowledge of the region
  • Matches are Best of 1, with the elimination matches being Best of 3
  • Top 8 will advance to Stage 3

Stage 3: Late March / Early April (Finals Stage)

  • Top 8 teams compete in a Double Elimination bracket until 4 teams remain
  • Those 4 teams compete in a Single Elimination bracket until the final placements are determined
  • Matches are Best of 3, Grand Final is a Best of 5 w/ no map advantages
  • Top 8 teams from the ‘Autumn Series’ will hold their spot for the ‘Winter Series’ scheduled for Mid 2022.