- Mar 13, 2020
This tournament is for Taiwanese players and players who have a PTT account. Sign-ups for this edition are now closed.
It will consist of two divisions:
- PPT Cup (Gold League)
- Open to the top 16 players
- Round 1 BO3 8 Losers from Round 1 go to Vice Cup (Silver League)
- Rounds 2 (Quarter Finals) and onwards are double elimination BO5 (i.e. a losers bracket)
- Vice Cup (Silver League)
- Open to players ranked 17th to 64th
- Single Elimination
- Early rounds are BO3 and quarter finals and onwards are BO5
The event will take place between 5th July and 15th August. Semi-final and final times are listed below. Please join Cloud's Discord server (https://discord.gg/WFxU45zW) where more details of the main PPT Cup matches will be available in the scheduling channel.
- 14 Aug 07:00 GMT - PTT Cup Losers Bracket final
- 14 Aug 13:00 GMT - PTT Cup 3rd place playoff
- 15 Aug 07:00 GMT - Vice Cup final
- 15 Aug 13:00 GMT - PTT Cup final
Currently the main prize-pool stands at circa $1300 dollars mostly fundraised by the Taiwanese community.
In addition, viewers can vote on the most popular player who will receive a new SSD and RAM courtesy of Kingston.
Other prizes the players can win will include a steam giftcard, sponsored by Twitch and cans of redbull.
Sets will consist of a mix of Random Map, Empire Wars and Deathmatch.
Civs - Players will ban 1 civilization each and then alternate picks in the usual A B B A format.
Maps - Game 1 is always RM arabia. Each player will then ban 1 map from the map pool below and then alternate home map picks.
- RM Arena
- RM Baltic
- EW Arabia
- EW Greenland
- DM Arabia, Cumans Mirror
- DM Acropolis, Koreans Mirror
Open streaming, but you are required to use the PPT Cup logo when casting.
As part of the promotion for this event, two showmatches have been arranged on 3rd and 4th July 13:00 GMT. One between kw and King_Boo and one between Cloud and Chart respectively.
These will be BO5 using the same settings as the main event.
As with the main event, it is open streaming but please use the PTT cup logo.
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