Custom Tournaments are a part of the in-game Tournament system that allows players to create both public and private tournament brackets with a variety of settings.
You can use the same wide selection of settings that are available when creating private matches. To get involved in the Tournaments system, follow the Play button to Tournaments menu and head to the Custom tab!
How can I search for Tournaments?
Select Find Tournaments
Here, you can browse Tournaments by team size with the option of setting a custom filter to fine-tune your search.
How can I access my current and past Tournaments?
Select My Tournaments
Here you will find a list of all the Tournaments you're subscribed to, as well as the Tournaments that you have created.
How can I create a Tournament?
Select Create a Tournament
Here you can create a Tournament by establishing your custom settings. Once the tournament is created, other players will be able to join through the in-game browser.
Is there a spectator mode available in Tournaments?
Tournament organizers can spectate the games happening in the brackets they create. This will help Tournament organizers and content creators who want to organize their own Tournaments with friends and fans.
How can I join a Tournament with a friend?
Select Join Private
Here you will be able to join a private Tournament by entering a Name and Password (previously set by the owner of the Tournament). The Name/Password option also allows you to play with friends that are on a different platform. Check platform compatibility here). Also, you can select the closest region to all of the participants to ensure an optimal connection between players.
How do I set requirements for my Tournament?
Select Joinable By
This option lets you decide if your Tournament is either private or public. You can also set your own Tournament requirements by establishing the following parameters: Platform, minimum and maximum rank, which allow you to be matched with players of the same skill level.
How do I select which specific arenas to play in during the Tournament?
Select Arena Rotation
Depending on your likings, you and your friends can choose which arenas to play in throughout the Tournament.