Want to up your Rocket League game? Then tune in to the T.H.E. Asia Pro League tournament that is scheduled every Saturday starting this August 12.
T.H.E Asia Pro league is a new invite-only Rocket League tournament, presented by T.H.E and sponsored by SPOUT 360. The tournament will pit the 4 best Asia Mainland teams against the 4 best Asia East teams to determine the very best Asian Rocket League team.
The tournament will be played over 8 weeks, with each team playing against each other once in a league format over the first 7 weeks. The 8th week will be the Finals where the top 4 teams from league play will play in a double elimination bracket to determine the champion.
The first tournament will be based on an invitation basis. From the second season, the bottom 2 teams from each region will need to re-qualify by playing in a qualifying tournament. Other teams will be invited to the qualifying tournament but in order to enter they would need to have played in at least 4 out of 7 RLA tournaments from August 12 until September 23.
The format of the tournament is to be 7 weeks of League play with 1 week Playoffs. Each team will play each other once during league play in a best of 7 format with all games being counted towards the final score. For example, if a team wins 4-3, Team A gets 4 points while Team B gets 3 points. Head-to-head record will be used as a tie breaker.
Playoffs will be the first 4 teams according to the league leaderboard, who will then compete in a double elimination finals. The winning team will be crowned the champions.
The prize money will be split as follows:
1st Place: $150
2nd Place: $80
3rd Place: $70
4th Place: $60
5th Place: $50
6th Place: $40
7th Place: $30
8th Place: $20
1st Place: $500
3rd Place: $150
4th place: $50
Total prizepool: $1,500
You can check out the stream here: https://www.twitch.tv/therocketleague, starting at 4pm every Saturday.[plumwd_twitch_stream channel=”therocketleague”]