• Dates: July 1, 2020 - August 4, 2020
  • Game: Tekken 7
  • Organizer: BMW & GHME
  • Type: Online
  • Total Prize pool: $5,000

Tournament information

date

July 01 – August 04

format

1v1

mode

Tournament Mode

Quick rules

  • Format: 1v1
    • Qualifiers – Double Elimination, Best of 3
    • Finals – Double Elimination
      • Round 1 to Round 3 – Best of 3
      • Semi and Finals – Best of 5
  • Only Console (PS4)
  • Date: July 01 to August 04
  • Total Prize Pool: $5,000
    • $2,500
    • $1,250
    • $750
    • $500
  • Game Settings:
    • Settings: Tournament mode
    • Simultaneous Battles: On
    • Language: Same
    • Rank: Any
    • Reserved Slots: 0
    • Estimated Tournamnet Duration: 40 minuntes

Registrations for this tournamet is now closed for submissions.

The official language of this section is English.
Gamers Hub Middle East Game Admins has the right to decide outside or even against the rulebook in special cases to guarantee fairplay.

All registering teams must complete the registration form.
Gamers Hub Middle East reserves the right to refuse any team registration if their registration is incomplete.

Disclaimer: Tournament dates are subject to change and registered participants will receive the calendar (schedule) via email / social media handles

NOTICE: Prizes will be distributed within 45 – 60 days after the end of the tournament.

1. GENERAL

1.1 ELIGIBILITY

The tournament is open for ages of 21+ and will be played on console. Participating countries for Battle of the Gamers – Tekken 7 online tournament:

      • Lebanon
      • Jordan
      • Kuwait
      • Ksa
      • Bahrain
      • Qatar
      • UAE
      • Oman
      • Iraq

Players must enter their PSN Account game ID

Players may be requested to provide photo ID proof. Players without valid ID proof will be disqualified and will forfeit any prize winnings.

1.2 TECHNICAL ISSUES

    • Every player is responsible for his own connection and has to have a good internet connection to avoid possible ‘lag’.
      • Any hardware or software issues from any players must be fixed before the start of the match. Any lag or connection issues will not be entertained by the tournament admins.
      • Complaining about losing a game incorrectly after a match can not be taken into account in the final outcome of a match. If there are reasons to suspect that your opponent is not playing by the rules or serious lag occurs for a long time, report this to the admin before your opponent has taken advantage of the problem. ( The beginning of the game.)
      • If one of the Players disconnects in the middle of the match, they will be disqualified and the other will win the match automatically.
        • (Optional) The player that did not disconnect must send a picture showing which player disconnected.

3. RULES

3.1 IN GAME SETTINGS:

    • Settings:
      • Tournament mode
      • Simultaneous Battles: On
      • Language: Same
      • Rank: Any
      • Reserved Slots: 0
      • Estimated Tournamnet Duration: 40 minuntes
    • Format:
      • Qualifiers: Double Elimination, Best of 3
      • Finals:
        • Double Elimination, Best of 3 (Elimination Round)
        • Double Elimination, Best of 5 (Semi and Finals)

4. IN-GAME:

5.1 STARTING

    • All 8 players must be ready before starting the match

5.2 REMAKE

    • If the admin says the game should be remade, the game will be remade. All players must choose the same characters again when a remake occurs.

5. ABUSE AND EXPLOITATION:

5.1 BUG

    • Exploiting known or newly discovered bugs during the game will result in a disqualification of the exploiting player.

6. OTHER INFORMATION:

6.1 PERSONAL STREAMING

    • Players / Teams are allowed to stream their games provided there is a 3 minute delay.

6.2 GAME UPDATE

    • Game updates may occur during the tournament. In such cases, matches will be on hold until updates finishes.

GENERAL RULES

1. GENERAL

The official language of this section is English. 

Gamers Hub Middle Game Admins has the right to decide outside or even against the rulebook in special cases to guarantee fairplay.

2. CODE OF CONDUCT

Every participant has to behave with respect towards any and every GHME staff, partners, viewers and other players. Participants are requested to represent esports, and the tournament honorably. This applies to in-game behavior, chats, comments and other form of media communication. Players must also conduct themselves according to the following values:

    • Compassion: treat others as you would be treated.
    • Integrity: be honest, be committed, play fair.
    • Respect: show respect all other humans, including teammates, competitors, and event staff.
    • Courage: be courageous in competition and in standing up for what is right.

Participants must NOT engage in harassment or hate speech in any form. This includes, but is not limited to:

    • Hate speech, offensive behavior, or verbal abuse related to sex, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disability, physical appearance, body size, age, or religion.
    • Stalking or intimidation (physically or online).
    • Spamming, raiding, hijacking, or inciting disruption of streams or social media.
    • Posting or threatening to post other people’s personally identifying information (“doxing”).
    • Unwelcome sexual attention. This includes, unwelcome sexualized comments, jokes, and sexual advances.
    • Advocating for, or encouraging, any of the above behavior.

Violation of this Code of Conduct will result in players and even teams to receive warnings. In the case of repeat or extreme violations, penalties may include disqualification, or banning from future Gamers Hub Middle East events.

2.1 INSULTS AND OFFENSIVE BEHAVIOUR

All insults that happen during a Gamers Hub Middle East matches, may be punished. This includes in-game chat of the corresponding game, any and all of GHME’s social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram, and offline events. Multiple warnings and online user ban may be given out depending on the incident and frequency of the insult.

Penalties are no longer limited to warnings and barrages, but may also contain the following depending on the incident, location and frequency of the insult:

Severe incidents including, but not limited to the following points, may be punished in other ways:

        • Extremist statements
        • Threat of violence
        • Sexual harassment
        • Stalking
        • Severe insults
        • Pornographic linkings
2.2 SPAMMING

The excessive posting of futile, annoying or offensive contributions within Gamers Hub Middle East online and offline platform is considered as spamming. Spamming on the website, discord and other GHME known means of communication (social media comment sections, match comments, player comments, support pages, etc) will be penalized / given warnings, muted and banned.

3. MATCHES, COMPETITIONS, MEETINGS

Games will be facilitated by a GHME staff / game admin. Matches that are not played with a GHME admin will be considered fake matches and will result in disqualification.

Players are not allowed to bet on matches in this tournament, especially betting against themselves. This will result in the player and the team being banned from the tournament.

In case of any dispute regarding any issue, the final decision will be made by the admin. Game Admin has the power to refute any rule depending on the situation at hand.

Any and all forms of cheating are strictly forbidden. Any attempt to do so is direct disqualification with player / team ban.

3.1 GAME / CLIENT

Any programs which are not part of the original game, including custom-data and modifications, are not allowed in any tournament. All external voice programs such as Teamspeak, Discord etc, are allowed. Programs that provide an advantage during game play are not permitted. Over all, any programs that change the way the game and the playing field are forbidden.

3.2 IN-GAME BEHAVIOR
3.2.1 SPORTSMANSHIP 

All participants are obligated to remain sportsmanlike. GHME Admins has the rights to disqualify a team that has been seen to be unsportsmanlike.

3.2.2 INSULTS & HARASSMENTS

All participants are obligated to remain sportsmanlike. Any form of harassment will not be tolerated.

3.3 PLAYER/TEAM STREAMING

Participants are allowed to stream provided that the stream has a 3 minute delay added to the settings.

4. OTHER INFORMATION

4.1 TEAM NAMES
      • A player name must be unique. Any use of profanity and unnecessary slander, Gamers Hub Middle East reserves the right to refuse the team’s registration.
      • A player can change their team name only twice throughout the duration of this tournament. Any more than two, tournament admin will decide.
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4.2 SPONSOR BMW
      • All information including contact information will be shared with BMW and its partners.
      • All participants who registers agree to receive BMW communication and newsletter.
4.3 GAMERS HUB MIDDLE EAST
      • All information including contact information will be shared with Gamers Hub Middle East and its partners.
      • All participants who registers agree to receive Gamers Hub Middle East communication and newsletter.