Omen by HP Challenger Series 2018 – Amateur Tournament Rules & Regulations

 

1. General

  •  The Gaming Company is the Organizer (“Organizer”) of the OMEN by HP Challenger Series tournament (“Tournament”). The Organizer is responsible to appoint the Tournament Admins and Staff.
  •  Tournament Participants (“Players”) must be available for all Tournament dates they have registered or scheduled for, including potential post-tournament interviews.
  •  By registering, you accept and agree to be bound by the terms, conditions, rules and regulations stated, in its entirety.
  •  The Organizer reserves the right to modify the rules and format without prior notice, to protect the integrity and smooth flow of the tournament.

2. Tournament Schedule & Rules

2.1 Player Check-in

Players are required to check-in 1 hour before the game starts.

 

2.2 Tournament Game modes

The Tournament will be played in Squad FPP (First Person Perspective) mode.

 

2.3 Tournament Format

2.3.1 Online Qualifiers

The Online Qualifiers will follow the official PUBG scoring algorithm. The Online Qualifier are broken down into 3 phases:

  1. Preliminary Qualifier Stage
  2. Qualifying Stage
  3. Main Event

 

Preliminary Qualifier Stage

The Preliminary Qualifier Stage has 4 check-in slots. Each slot will be capped to 20 squads only. 3 rounds will be played per slot. The top 5 teams from each slot will secure their slot for the Qualifying Stage.
* This is subject to change depending on the number of registered teams.

Qualifying Stage

6 rounds will be played in the qualifying stage. Teams will qualify depending on the countries’ slot allocation. (Kindly refer to Clause 2.4 for the allocations)

 

2.3.2 Main Event

12 Rounds (Squad FPP) will be played at the main event.

 

2.4. Country Slot Allocation

Table below shows the participating countries and its slot allocations for the tournament:

Country Slot Allocation
Malaysia 2
Singapore 1
Philippines 1
Indonesia 2
Thailand 2
Japan 2
South Korea 2
India 2
China 2
Australia 2
New Zealand 2

 

2.5 Roster

The main roster must consist of 4 members. ONE Stand-in will be allowed in this tournament. However, flights and accommodations will only be provided for the main roster of 4 members attending the main event. This tournament is only open to Amateur Players only as per guidelines set by PUBG Corp. (refer to 2.5.5 for Pro Player definition)

 

2.5.1 Roster nationality

The main roster (i.e. excluding stand in) must consist a minimum of 3 nationals (citizens/residents), for the country qualifier that they are playing in.

 

2.5.2 Roster Changes

Any roster changes must be notified to the admin 5 days before the tournament date. Any roster changes made beyond stipulated dateline, can be denied.

 

2.5.3 Age Restrictions

Players under the age of 18 will require to have a guardian consent form signed and submitted before joining the tournament.

 

2.5.4 Team Names and Nicknames

Organiser reserves the right to edit Nicknames and/or URL aliases. Teams or players that have names similar to another team are subject to change. Only registered members are allowed to play for the team. Teams and players are required to use Team Names and Player Nicknames in all official matches.

 

2.5.5 Pro Teams

Pro teams are defined as teams who are currently drawing a regular monthly salary from an organization.

 

2.6 Rule Enforcement

Tournament Rules will strictly be enforced by the tournament admins. Tournament admins may change the rules depending on the circumstances. The rules may be changed at the discretion of the admin.

 

2.7 Failure to show

Participants have the sole responsibility to follow the tournament schedules provided. Failure to show or team/ participants being late will result in penalties enforced by the tournament admin discretion. A minimum of 3 members will need to be present for the team to participate in the game.

 

2.8 Prize money distribution

2.8.1 Qualifier Prize Distribution.

Position Prize Money (USD)
Champion 240
1st Runner Up 200

**​ The Champion of Singapore​, and ​Philippines ​Qualifier will receive USD220.

 

2.8.2 Main Event Prize Distribution

Position Prize Money (USD)
Champion 20,000
1st Runner Up 10,000
2nd Runner Up 5,000

 

3. Match Format & Scoring System

3.1. Match Settings

Qualifier Map Rotation

Only Erangel will be played in the Preliminary Qualifier Stage (total of 3 Rounds). In the Qualifying Stage, 3 Rounds of Erangel, followed by 3 Rounds of Miramar will be played (total of 6 Games).

 

Main Event Map rotation

All Maps will start with Erangel, followed by Miramar (i.e. 12 Rounds played: 6 Rounds Erangel then 6 Rounds Miramar.)

 

3.1.1. Game Lobbies

Custom Game Lobbies will be created for the event. Participants will be given a password to join the lobbies from the tournament admins.

 

3.2 Scoring System

The team with the highest points accumulated over the rounds in the tournament will be deemed the Champion.

 

3.2.1 Squad FPP Score Table

Scoring system for Squad as follows:

Position Score
1 500
2 410
3 345
4 295
5 250
6 210
7 175
8 145
9 120
10 100
Position Score
11 80
12 65
13 50
14 40
15 30
16 20
17 15
18 10
19 5
20 0

Number of Kills =  15 Points per kill

3.3. Custom Match Settings

3.3.1 Server

  • Server Region: Depending on Qualifier Region
  • Player Number restriction: 100
  • Team: Squad 4P
  • Zombie mode: Off
  • DBNO Revive: On
  • DBNO​ ​revive Casting​ ​time: 10s
  • DBNO​ ​HP Decreasing​ ​rate: 1x
  • Player​ ​Camera Restriction: First Person only
  • Map​ ​Option: Sunny
  • Playzone Progress: 1x
  • Centralized circle: 0x
  • Red zone: Disabled
  • Care​ ​Package Frequency: 1x
  • Convert dead player to observer: Off
  • Public spectating: Off
  • Killer spectating: Off
  • Display End Circle Location: Off
  • End Circle Location Rate: 0%
  • End Circle Location Town: 1x
  • End Circle Location Field: 1x
  • End Circle Location Mountain: 1x

 

3.3.2. Vehicles

  • Car​ ​/ Motorbike: 1x
  • Boat: 1x

 

3.3.3. Weapons

  • Sniper Rifles: 1,3x
  • Assault Rifles: 1,3x
  • Hunting Rifles: 1,3x
  • LMGs: 1,3x
  • SMGs: 1,5x
  • Shotguns: 1,3x
  • Handguns: 1,5x
  • Throwables: 1,3x
  • Melee: 1,3x
  • Crossbow: 1,3x
  • Flaregun: 0x

 

3.3.4. Attachment

  • Scope Attachments: 1,3x
  • Magazine Attachments: 1,3x
  • Muzzle Attachments: 1,3x
  • Stock,​ ​Foregrip Attachments: 1,3x

 

3.3.5. Consumables

  • Med​ ​kit : 1,3x
  • First​ ​aid: 1,3x
  • Bandage: 1,3x
  • Pain​ ​killer: 1,3x
  • Energy​ ​drink: 1,3x
  • Jerry​ ​can: 1,3x

 

3.3.6. Equip

  • Bag​ ​Lv1: 1,3x
  • Bag​ ​Lv2: 1,3x
  • Bag​ ​Lv3: 1,3x
  • Helmet​ ​Lv1: 1,3x
  • Helmet​ ​Lv2: 1,3x
  • Helmet​ ​Lv3: 0x
  • Armor​ ​Lv1: 1,3x
  • Armor​ ​Lv2: 1,3x
  • Armor​ ​Lv3: 1,3x

 

3.3.7. ETC

  • Costumes: 1x
  • Ammunitions: 1,8x

 

3.3.8. Circle settings
This tournament will use modified circle settings. Please see details below as follows:

Circle Number Delay Wait Move DPS Shrink Spread Land Ratio
1 90 300 300 0.6 0.5 0.5 0
2 0 120 120 0.8 0.55 0.56 0
3 0 90 120 1 0.6 0.56 0
4 0 60 180 3 0.55 0.56 1
5 0 60 120 5 0.7 0.56 0
6 0 60 120 8 0.6 0.56 0
7 0 60 90 10 0.5 0.56 0
8 0 60 60 14 0.5 0.56 1
9 0 60 80 18 0.001 10 0

 

3.4. Disconnects
In the case of a disconnects, Players are allowed to reconnect to the game.

3.5. Tie Breakers
In case of a tie in the results the first tiebreaker will be average placement of the teams during
the latest round. In case they still tie the second tiebreaker will be amount of “Chicken Dinners
received” by the team, Third tie breaker is the amount of kills. If still tied the winner will be
chosen randomly.

4. Player Conduct

Participants are expected to have the best behavior at all times. Unfair conducts may include, but are not limited to, hacking, game exploiting, tournament rigging, and intentional disconnects. Participants are expected to showcase good sportsmanship and fair play.

Failure to comply with this rules will incur penalties to individuals/participating teams.

 

5. PENALTIES AND DISQUALIFICATIONS

5.1 If any of the above rules, regulations, terms and/or conditions are broken/not met, Tournament admins may apply penalties according to their judgment and discretion.

 

5.1.2 Penalties that can be applied are the following:

  • Warning
  • Point penalty
  • Default loss of round with last placing with no kill points
  • Disqualification of a player/team from the entire tournament.

 

6. Streaming & Broadcasting

Participants are NOT allowed to broadcast and stream their games. Participants who do not comply with this rule will face severe penalties if reported.

 

7. Communication

Communication will be done via Discord and email. A Discord server will be created for each of the Qualifiers to facilitate lobby creations and queries. All official communications will be conducted via email, that will be sent to the designated Team Captain.

 

8. Legal

The Organiser reserves the right to use names/photographs of participants as materials for the purposes of advertising, trade and publicity without any prior notice to the participants. Participants will not be entitled to claim ownership or other forms of compensation on such uses.

The participants hereby confirms that all his/her personal information stated in the contest form is true and complete. The participants hereby irrevocably consent and authorize Organiser to process any of his/her information and to release the same to any related existing or future business partners or strategic alliance and/or any other third party as Organiser  may in its absolute discretion deem necessary or expedient for the purpose of marketing and promotion of products and services. The Participants hereby confirm that no further permission or consent from him/her is necessary or required in relation thereto and this shall constitute the consent required under the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 or any other contractual consent for such disclosures of information.

The participants hereby confirm that all his/her personal data stated in the contest form is true and complete and that he/she has read these terms and the Privacy Policy. By clicking the electronic consent box or submitting any personal data, the participants irrevocably consent and agree to the processing of his/her personal data in accordance with these terms and the Privacy Policy. The participants authorize the Organiser to process any of his/her personal data and information and to disclose the same to any related existing or future business partners or strategic alliance and/or any other third party as the Organiser may in its absolute discretion deem necessary or expedient for the purpose of the Event or marketing and promotion of products and services. The Participants hereby confirm that no further permission or consent from him/her is necessary or required in relation thereto and this shall constitute the consent required under the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 or any other contractual consent for such disclosures of information. All disputes relating to this Challenge shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of Courts at Malaysia.

 

9. Miscellaneous

9.1 It is the sole responsibility of the winners to redeem their prizes after the event.

The Organizer reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any participant that is found or suspected of tampering with the Event or the game submission process, the operation of this Event. The Organizer reserves the right to disqualify any person who it reasonably suspects has violated or infringed any of these general terms and conditions and the Organizer reserves the right to pursue legal action against any individual it believes has undertaken fraudulent activities or other activities harmful to this online and offline event.

 

9.2 The Organizer will not be held liable of any injuries or death caused during the duration of the event.

 

9.3 Payment will be done via Bank Transfer after confirmation with team captains bank account details within 60 day period. Team Captains have the responsibility of providing the correct information to organiser. Wrong information provided may delay or be declined.

 

10. ADMIN RIGHTS

Admins may overrules all the rules based on the situation. Admin decisions are final.

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