Sony is as soon as once more seeking to broaden the number of titles accessible for gamers within the PlayStation 4 Open Series tournaments. Rainbow Six Siege and Apex Legends will each be added to the roster firstly of September.
Apex Legends is the primary of the 2 titles to be added; groups of three gamers will be capable of participate within the first qualifier on September 1. Points are awarded for kills and ending place. There will likely be loads of opponents to take down as every spherical will pit 20 groups in opposition to one another on the World’s Edge map. Eliminations received’t start till after the fourth spherical. A complete of 40 factors is required to succeed in spherical 5 and 50 factors to succeed in spherical 6. Prizes accessible within the qualifying rounds embody PlayStation Tournaments Themes and Avatars, an Apex Legends Elite Theme and Avatar, and a $100 money prize for the winner.
Rainbow Six Siege follows a day in a while September 2 with groups of 5 gamers battling it out in TDM Bomb. Once once more there will likely be no less than 4 rounds per match with eliminations solely happening after the fourth spherical. This time you’ll want landslide victories. Round 5 will likely be open for these groups that secured 4-Zero victories, whereas spherical 6 is just open to those that managed to safe 5-Zero victories. Prizes accessible within the qualifying rounds embody PlayStation Tournaments Themes and Avatars, Rainbow Six Siege Elite Themes and Avatars, Rainbow Six Credits and a $250 money prize for the winner.
Teams who’re profitable within the Open Series lobbies will progress to the Monthly Finals the place they then compete in opposition to the highest gamers of the month. All members right here will get a PlayStation Tournaments Champions Theme and Avatar. The majority of prizes listed here are totally different money values and a recreation particular Champions Theme and Avatar. There are Rainbow Six Credits accessible within the Rainbow Six Siege event too.
PlayStation Tournaments launched in 2016 whereas the Open Series was added in 2020. The latter aimed to make aggressive gaming extra accessible by including tournaments for extra numerous titles. These two video games arrive simply a few months after Sony added Tekken 7, Guilty Gear Strive, and Auto Chess to the checklist. If you’re seeking to take part, all tournaments might be accessed by way of the PS4 console or by way of the Competition Center and gamers will need to have a PlayStation Plus account to have the ability to compete.
[Source: PlayStation Blog]