The Crystal Cup
The "Crystal Cup" tournament, hosted by ShadowCrystallux and ZeroZabias is a Single Elimination 1v1 tournament which aims to highlight some of the best players in the "intermediate" level of play - between 1500 and 1700 elo.
- 1 vs 1, Single Elimination bracket, Bo3 (R32 + R16 + Quarterfinals), Bo5 (Semifinals + Finals)
- First game is always on Arabia.
- Each player bans two maps, then pick one home map for Bo3, and 2 for Bo5.
- Players then globally ban a civ. Civ picks may not be repeated.
$71 USD are spread among the players as seen below:
The Crystal Cup Announcement Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uf63lVF16Xs