The Grand Melee: Qualifier

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[e][h]The Grand Melee: Qualifier
League Information
Organizer:
The Order of the Sheep
Sponsor(s):
Backforce
Game Mode:
Type:
Online
Location:
World World
Format:
1v1, Single Elimination
Prize Pool:
$4,200 USD
Start Date:
2022-12-03
End Date:
2022-12-04
Liquipedia Tier:
Links
Players
Maps
Chronology
Upcoming Matches

About[edit]

The Grand Melee is an Age of Empires II tournament hosted by The Order of the Sheep. The qualifier is administrated by sieste and Huehuecoyotl22.

Broadcast Talent[edit]

Main Event Broadcast team is the group of commentators confirmed by the organizers to be part of the primary stream.

  • Host, Commentator:
    • TBD
  • Guest Commentator:
    • TBD

Alternative Broadcasters are content creators and/or notable players who live-streamed the games simultaneously to that of the Main Event team and surpassed an average of 50 viewers while doing so. Generally, the purpose of these broadcasts is to support different languages.

  • Alternative Commentators:  
    • TBD

Streaming Players are notable event participants who broadcast their point of view gameplay openly.

  • Streaming Player:
    • TBD

Format & Settings[edit]

  • Single Elimination
    • Round of 384 and before: Bo1
    • Round of 192: Bo1
    • Round of 96: Bo1
    • Round of 48: Bo3
      • G1 will be played on Arabia
      • G2 onwards: Loser of the previous game's choice from the pool
      • Hidden pick, no repeat
    • Round of 24 and 12: Bo5
      • Maps & Civs drafted

Rules[edit]

  • DWL game mode
    • 9 Villagers
    • Bigger explored area
    • Resources equivalent to minute 2:30 of RM game mode
  • Seeding
  • Civilizations
    • Drafted for each series, no repeat
  • Maps
    • Drafted, G1 will be played on the signature map
    • G2 onwards: Loser of the previous game's choice from the draft
  • Restarts
    • Only in case of bugged maps (called by players within 1 minute ingame time)
    • Restart conditions: defined in the handbook
  • Laming
    • Allowed

Map Pool[edit]

Prize Pool[edit]

$4,200 USD are spread among the participants as seen below:

Participants[edit]

Top 48
To be determined
Seeding
#PlayerTeam

Results[edit]

Bracket 1[edit]

Round of 48 (Bo3)
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
Round of 24 (Bo5)
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
Round of 12 (Bo5)
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 4, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 4, 2022
  
Qualified
  
  

Bracket 2[edit]

Round of 48 (Bo3)
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
Round of 24 (Bo5)
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
Round of 12 (Bo5)
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 4, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 4, 2022
  
Qualified
  
  

Bracket 3[edit]

Round of 48 (Bo3)
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
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vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
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December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
Round of 24 (Bo5)
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 3, 2022
  
Round of 12 (Bo5)
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 4, 2022
  
  
TBD 
vs.
 TBD
December 4, 2022
  
Qualified
  
  

References[edit]