Major League Gaming Announces Details for the Spring Season of Call of Duty: Black Ops II

Includes Four Spring Championship Online Bracket Qualifiers
Registration Open Now

Spring Championship Includes Open Bracket and Championship Bracket

 

We are excited to announce that Call of Duty:  Black Ops II on Xbox 360 will be featured during the Spring Season of MLG’s 10th annual Pro Circuit.

The Spring Season includes four Black Ops II online Qualifiers to determine four starting spots in the Championship Bracket at the Spring Championship. Registration is now open online and matches will be broadcast at www.majorleaguegaming.com. The broadcast schedule is included below.

The Spring Championship will take place in Anaheim, CA from June 28-30 and will include a 128-team Open Bracket and a 24-team Championship Bracket featuring the top eight teams from the Winter Championship, four winning teams from the online Qualifiers and 12 teams from the Open Bracket.

Additional details about Open Bracket passes and the Spring Championship will be released soon.

 

Spring Championship Bracket Qualifiers Overview:

Qualifiers will be single elimination, best of 5 game matches.

The four qualifiers will be held at www.gamebattles.com on the following dates (Click on the dates to register):

1.            April 13th to May 1st

2.            May 4th to May 15th

3.            May 18th to May 29th

4.            June 1st  to June 12th

Initial Rounds will be held on Saturdays, with later Rounds held on select weeknights during the weeks that follow.


Registration:

  1. The Entry Fee is 20 MLG Credits per player per Qualifier.
  2. Registration is now open for all four Qualifiers.
  3. Registration will close for each Qualifier at 11:30 PM EST on the day before each Qualifier starts.
  4. Only US residents are eligible for participation in the Qualifiers.  Not valid in Arizona, Connecticut, Maryland, North Dakota, and Vermont.
  5. Players on Teams that finished in the top 8 of the Winter Championship Event are not eligible for participation.
  6. Previous Spring Championship Bracket Qualifier winners are not eligible to participate in subsequent Spring Championship Bracket Qualifiers.

 

Prizing:

  1. 1st place team in each qualifier secures a starting spot in the Spring Championship Bracket
  2. Cash prizes for each qualifier will be determined by the number of entries received
  3. All Players on the top 32 Teams in each qualifier will receive Pro Circuit Rank Points, which will be used to seed Anaheim Teams
  4. The Leader of the top 32 Teams in the first two qualifiers will receive an early opportunity to purchase an Anaheim Team Pass
  5. All Players on the top 4 Teams in each qualifier will receive a trophy on their profile
  6. All Players on the top 4 Teams in each qualifier will receive a customized forum title for 30 days

 

Spring Championship Bracket Qualifiers Broadcast Schedule

Broadcasts to air at www.majorleaguegaming.com starting at 7pm ET

 

Spring Championship Bracket Qualifier #1

Tuesday, April 16th Round of 32 Matches
Thursday, April 18th Round of 16 Matches
Tuesday, April 23rd Round of 16 Matches
Thursday, April 26th Round of 16 & Quarterfinal Matches
Tuesday, April 30th Quarterfinal Matches
Thursday, May 2nd Semifinal & Final Matches

 

Spring Championship Bracket Qualifier #2

Tuesday, May 7th Round of 16 Matches
Thursday, May 9th Round of 16 & Quarterfinal Matches
Tuesday, May 14th Quarterfinal Matches
Thursday, May 16th Semifinal & Final Matches

 

Spring Championship Bracket Qualifier #3

Tuesday, May 21st Round of 16 Matches
Thursday, May 23rd Round of 16 & Quarterfinal Matches
Tuesday, May 28th Quarterfinal Matches
Thursday, May 30th Semifinal & Final Matches

 

Spring Championship Bracket Qualifier #4

Tuesday, June 4th Round of 16 Matches
Thursday, June 6th Round of 16 & Quarterfinal Matches
Tuesday, June 11th Quarterfinal Matches
Thursday, June 13th Semifinal & Final Matches

 

Spring Championship Overview:

Dates: June 28-30 – Anaheim, CA
Format: Open Bracket – 128 teams compete for twelve spots in the Championship Bracket.
Championship Bracket – 24 teams (top eight teams from the Winter Championship, 12 teams from the Open bracket, four teams from the Online Qualifiers)
Prizes: $50,000; First place – $20,000
Broadcast: Nearly all Championship Bracket matches will be broadcast via one stream