Overwatch Saudi Regional Tournament
(≃ $266,667 USD)
A regional tournament with teams from 9 different countries competing online with 8 teams qualifying to the final playoffs in Jeddah. This tournament is the first of its kind for Overwatch in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
- On May 17th, the deadline to sign up was extended and the tournament was rescheduled to a later date
- The tournament was announced to be rescheduled for August 27-30th, 2018, with Qualifications taking place from the 3rd to the 17th of August.
- On August 26th, the tournament finals were rescheduled again, with new dates and venue to be announced.
- Saudi Arabia
- United Arab Emirates
- Single Elimination
- Best of 5
|Map Pool for Saudi Regional Tournament|
|Map Rotation||Available Maps|
|1st map||Control map|
|2nd map||Escort map|
|3rd map||Assault map|
|4th map||Hybrid map|
|5th map||Control map|
|Tiebreaker||Bo3 Match on Oasis|
1,000,000 SAR (~266,667 USD) is spread among the top three teams as seen below:
|1st||$160,000||SR 600,000||Osh-Tekk Warriors|
|2nd||$66,667||SR 250,000||Inferno Game Zone|
|3rd||$40,000||SR 150,000||POWER eSport|
|Inferno Game Zone Frost|
Conversion values taken from xe.com at 2018-05-08. 1 SAR ≈ 0.266667 USD