As March came to an end, It's Gosu is ready for another great month of Heroes of Newerth action! We are pleased to announce that our monthly prize pool has been increased to $3200, thanks to S2 Games and a generous donation by MsMia, which will be reflected over a series of three tournaments. March will feature two, open qualifiers with $400 prize pools and four guaranteed seats in the invitational. The monthly invitational will feature a whopping $2400 in prizes; only the 8 qualified teams will be invited to participate.
Please also note some important changes we've made the to registration and check-in process. Registration will now close 24 hours before the posted start time; similarly, the check-in window has been extended to 20 hours, ending four hours before the posted start time.
**The top 4 teams will not be able to participate in the second March Open.
5v5, Banning Pick, Forests of Caldavar
Round of 128: Best of 1
Round of 64: Best of 1
Round of 32: Best of 1
Round of 16: Best of 1
Round of 8: Best of 1
Semi-finals: Best of 3
Finals: Best of 3
Checkin: Thursday, April 19th @ 3:00PM (9:00PM CET) - Friday, April 20 @ 11:00AM EST (5:00PM CET)
Tournament Start: Friday, April 20 @ 3:00PM EST (9:00PM CET)
Semi/Final: Saturday, April 21 @ 3:00PM EST (9:00PM CET)
1st place: $300 USD, seed in invitational
2nd place: $100 USD, seed in invitational
3rd/4th place: seed in invitational
It's Gosu Stream with commentary by Sneakeee and Comely
Stream will have the 6 minute delay server enabled.
*No other streamers are allowed for this tournament unless approved by a tournament staff.
Tournament Admins: Dawz_, AxelFox, Redmagejr and Pew
Casters: Sneakeee and Comely
HOW TO REGISTER
The open It's Gosu tournaments feature completely open registration, which means all teams, of any skillset, are welcomed to participate. To successfully register for the tournament, each team will need to select a captain that will serve as the voice of the team. The team captain will be responsible for submitting he teams intent to compete, as well as being the correspondent for reporting match results. Use the forms provided on the registration tab above.
There have been important changes to the check-in timing window. Teams are required to check in during the 20 hour window between 3:00 pm EST the day before the event and 11:00 am EST on the day of the event. During this time window, team captains will be able to click the "check in" bottom on the tournament page where the registrants are listed. Failure to check in means your team may not be placed into the brackets.
Meet us ingame channel 'Its Gosu eSports' to communicate with admins and report results
Please see the full list of rules via the tab above, as they will be enforced.