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Battle of Gazala Challenge

Sidi Bou Zid Challenge

Tankers!

Here's your chance to reenact a bit of history, and maybe even rewrite it. Either way, it's your opportunity to slug it out with a few other tankers for some serious gold!

Battle of Gazala Challenge:

Team & Tier Limit Rules

  • Maximum of five players per team per battle with three alternates, for a total of eight players registered
  • Heavy tanks: up to tier IV
  • Medium tanks: up to tier IV
  • Light tanks: up to tier III
  • TD: up to tier IV
  • SPG: up to tier III
  • 18 points maximum

Victory Conditions

The Standard battle mode will be used for this tournament.

Group Stage

  • Battles begin every 15 minutes.
  • Three points are granted for a win, one point for a tie, zero points for a loss.
  • Each battle will last 10 minutes max.
  • The top six teams in each group advance to the playoff round.
  • Teams are seeded into the playoffs according to the total number of points earned in group stage.

Tie-Breakers

  • The winner of each round will be determined as the first to one victory.
  • Each battle will last 10 minutes max.

Playoffs

  • The winner of each round will be determined as the first to three victories.
  • Each battle will last 10 minutes max.

Schedule

The complete schedule will be provided at the close of registration, after the final team count has been determined. Rounds and are to be scheduled every other day with dates in between reserved for make-ups and tie-breakers. Rounds will begin at  18:00 PDT (21:00 EDT, 01:00 UTC the following day). Curious what time this is in your region? Use this handy Time Zone Converter to help you out!
  • Group Stage: June 17th
  • Group Stage, Tie-Breaker: June 18th
  • Playoff Round 1: June 19th
  • Playoff Round 2: June 21st
  • Playoff Round 3: June 23rd
  • Remainder of schedule TBA post registration

Prizes

The following prizes will be provided to each member of the respective team, including reserves. 

  • First place: 12,000
  • Second place: 9,000
  • Third place: 6,000
  • Fourth place: 4,000
  • Fifth - Eight Place:  1,600
  • Ninth - Sixteenth Place:  300

Maps

There will only be one map used during the Battle of Gazala Challenge:  Airfield

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