[2019-01-25] Road to SI - Header

Road to S.I.

25/01/2019 12:00 PM

Sharpen your reflexes, ignite your competitive spirit, and get ready for the Road to S.I. event.

Introducing: The Road to S.I. Playlist

Starting on January 25th and running until February 18th, play like the pros on the Road to S.I. Playlist. This playlist will be accessible on the main menu through the Discovery Playlist, and includes features like our Esport Map Pool and Pick and Ban. Full playlist details can be found at the end of this article.




Event Schedule

The playlist will be available every weekend up to the Six Invitational finals. The schedule is as follows:

  • From January 25th 2019 – 10:00 am EST to January 28th 2019 – 10:00 am EST
  • From February 1st 2019 – 10:00 am EST to February 4th 2019 – 10:00 am EST
  • From February 8th 2019 – 10:00 am EST to February 11th 2019 – 10:00 am EST
  • From February 15th 2019 – 10:00 am EST to February 18th 2019 – 10:00 am EST

2019 Collection Packs

 

The 2019 Collection will be available for the entirety of the event and will feature a Headgear, Uniform, Weapon Skin, and Weapon Charm for the following Operators, as well as one Universal Weapon skin:

  • Mira
  • Thatcher
  • Dokkaebi
  • Pulse
  • Ash
  • Doc

As with all Collection packs, there will be no duplicates. We are also pleased to announce that 30% of the net revenue from 2019 Collection packs will be added to the Six Invitational 2019 prize pool, up to a maximum of $2,000,000! Any additional revenue beyond the $2M limit will be distributed across our other official esport programs. More details to be revealed at the Six Invitational!

Club Challenges

Each weekend of this event will feature a new Club Challenges that will reward players with a 2019 Collection Pack, up to four in total for the entire event. Additionally, other Challenges during this event will feature increased Renown rewards.

Playlist Settings

Playlist type: NORMAL MODE

Map rotation: ESPORT MAP POOL (Villa, Oregon, Border, Consulate, Coastline, Clubhouse and Bank)

Time of the day: DAY

HUD settings: NORMAL

 

Match Parameters

Number of Bans: 4

Ban Timer: 30

Number of Rounds: 6

Attacker/Defender role swap: 3

Overtime: 2 ROUNDS

Overtime score difference: 2

Overtime role change: 1

Objective Rotation Parameter: 2

Objective Type Rotation: ROUNDS PLAYED

Attacker unique spawn: ON

Pick Phase Timer: 30

6TH Pick Phase: OFF

Damage handicap: 100

Friendly fire damage: 100

Injured: 20

Sprint: ON

Lean: ON

Death Replay: OFF

 

Game Mode

Game mode: BOMB

Plant duration: 7s

Defuse duration: 7s

Fuse time: 45s

Defuser carrier selection: ON

Preparation phase: 45s

Action: 180s

 

For more information and updates about this event, follow us on Twitter. See you at the Six Invitational 2019!

Recommended Articles

[2019-09-19] Y4S3

Y4S3.1 Patch Notes

Highlights of the Y4S3.1 patch includes RFF Squad Management, a change to how Goyo (and Capitao’s) fire interacts with Hostage under the RFF system, and other bug fixes.

19/09/201912:00 PM

Read more

[2019-09-17] DDOS and Next Steps

DDOS, DOS and Our Next Steps

We have monitored an increase in the amount of DDoS and DoS attacks against our servers following the release of Operation Ember Rise. Below you will find our next steps for how we plan to address the situation and move forward.

18/09/201912:00 PM

Read more