Tournament Terms


By pre-enrolling and participating in a tournament arranged by TheEncounter you accept these terms and the consequenses lead by them.


Before the tournament:

  • Pre-enrollments are permanent, we expect you to show up if you have pre-enrolled. Please notice us if you need to cancel.
  • Before every tournament, there’s a set-up meeting somewhere on the event-area for information, led by the tournament-crew. Be in time! If you don’t show up, it will lead to a walkover.
  • Read the tournament rules.

During the tournament:

  • No cheating in any way, is cheat detected, the cheater will be permanently banned from any kind of competitive gameplay arranged by TheEncounter.
  • A fair manner is expected by the player/team, any kind of offensive behavior is not tolerated.
  • Ghosting/rigging the game goes under the same as cheating.
  • The tournaments are led by different crew-members, they have the goal to be as fair as possible in tricky situations and they always have the last word.
  • Be in time for every play and meetings. They can be found on our LANFeed.
  • No extra pauses without prior notice, this can lead to a walkover. If you need an extra pause, agree (with your team and) especially with the other player/team!

After the tournament:

  • After every tournament-finish, there will be a prize-ceremony. The participant are obligated to participate in the ceremony if they want to claim their price! If the team/player leaves early, the prize can not be claimed afterwards. This term is set to avoid an empty stage with full of prices and no winners.
  • These are the terms set for which place gets a price after a tournament;
    • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
      • MiniEncounter: Only the Winning team is getting a price and expected at the prize-ceremony.
      • TheEncounter: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place gets a price and are expected at the prize-ceremony.
    • League of Legends
      • MiniEncounter: Only the Winning team is getting a price and expected at the prize-ceremony.
      • TheEncounter: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place gets a price and are expected at the prize-ceremony.
    • NHL 16
      • MiniEncounter: Only the Winning player is getting a price and expected at the prize-ceremony.
      • TheEncounter: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place gets a price and are expected at the prize-ceremony.
    • Hearthstone
      • MiniEncounter: Only the Winning player is getting a price and expected at the prize-ceremony.
      • TheEncounter: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place gets a price and are expected at the prize-ceremony.
    • Rocket League
      • Terms not determined.
    • Overwatch
      • Terms not determined
  • Be proud you’ve participated, whether you’re a winner or not. We are thankful and always glad people attend our tournaments!

 

The Encounter Crew can change these terms. Notice of change will be published on our Facebook Page.