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FACEIT Ignite Bracket, Schedule, Format, Tickets, Prize Pool And More For The European Halo Open Event

The FACEIT Ignite European Halo Open Event is taking place this weekend! This marks the first event in almost 10 years to see Halo 3 on European soil, 32 teams are flying to London to compete over two days to win the lions share of $25,000.

The future is bright for Halo, with Halo Infinite set for a 2020 release, the community has been enjoying a series of Halo 3 tournament as of recent.

Be sure to bookmark this page to keep up to date as the tournament progresses!

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Schedule

Today's the day we crown our @FACEITHalo ignite Champions. Here's the event schedule. We will see you in 2 hours for the start of bracket play over at https://t.co/F7d1fXLmHV! pic.twitter.com/RBNAJ9cIHS
— Halo Esports #HCS (@HCS)
August 18, 2019

Dates, Venue, Tickets, Prize Pool

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Date: 17th-18th August 2019

Venue: Twickenham Stadium, London, England

Prize Pool: $30,000

Tickets: Tickets are available here.

Format

Day one will feature a Swiss-system, where teams will require three wins to progress to the Upper Bracket. Day two will feature a Double Elimination bracket.

This format operates differently to traditional HCS events. The tournament starts with a Swiss group stage taking place over four rounds. You need to win three games to advance to Sunday and ultimately three losses will send you home.

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Championship Sunday will get back to traditional with a double elimination bracket culminating with a best of seven grand final.

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Prize Pool Breakdown

Here is the prize pool breakdown for FACEIT Ignite:

1st Place - $100002nd Place - $60003rd Place - $40004th Place - $25005th & 6th Place - $1250

Broadcast Talent

The broadcast talent for FACEIT Ignite is star-studded with faces familiar to everyone in Halo:

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Written ByChris Trout@TheTrout91