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Fun Cup October – Back To Your Roots

Commanders,

This month, it is time to get back to your roots in our new eSports tournament.

Do you remember your first days loading up in World of Tanks?  Maybe it was a year ago, maybe it was only yesterday?

In this month’s Fun Cup, we take a deadly, smoke-filled trip down memory lane, where we pit the teams against each other in an epic battle of the tiny Tier I tanks.

Simply find 9 or more friends and enter your team in order to take part in the tournament.  You could win gold and a segment of the EU All Star Medal!

Registration for the Fun Cup is already open and team applications will be accepted until 22nd October.  Matches begin on Wednesday 24thOctober, continue on the 31st October and culminate in the finals on November 7th

Prizes

1st Place Team 8000 gold per player
2nd Place Team 6000 gold per player
3rd Place Teams (2) 4000 gold per player
4th Place Teams (4) 2500 gold per player
5th Place Teams (8) 1500 gold per player

Register for the Fun Cup now!

Rules

  • All team captains must keep up to date on the Fun Cup forums.
  • Teams must consist of only the Tier 1 starter tanks (RenaultFT, Leichttraktor, T1 Cunningham, MS-1).
  • A team can consist of up to 20 players (Roster of up to 14 players and 6 Substitutes). Team must be fully registered and accepted before playing (a reserve player may replace a primary player at any time)
  • Each player can only play for one team in each tournament, cup or championship.
  • Any player can change team if they want. Players are not allowed to play for a new team within 10 days of their departure from their old team, and may not take part in any games and tournaments for the new team during this period. This also applies to newly registered players playing for an existing established team but not for entirely new teams.
  • A banned player whose ban has recently expired cannot play in any new teams or participate in an existing team for 30 days after the expiration of their ban
  • Once the team has been created, it cannot change its name (please be very careful when naming your team)
  • Team and player names must not violate the wargaming.net naming rules; any team violating these rules will be disqualified
  • Wargaming.net staff or affiliates are NOT prohibited from playing unless they are part of the tournament administration, these people will be stated. (Only a maximum of 2 Wargaming.net employees per active team is allowed)
  • Use of premium shells and consumables is allowed
  • Teams have 10 minutes before the allocated start time to join the lobby. If a team is not ready in this time and no-one from the reserve can take the place in the primary(main) team, this team forfeits the game
  • Each battle lasts for 15 minutes
  • To win a game, the team will need to destroy all enemy vehicles or capture the enemy base
  • The first two rounds will be best of 1. Subsequent rounds will be best of 3. The final is best of 5
  • If a match ends in a draw, both teams will be disqualified for passive play. This rule is in effect for all rounds however the tournament organiser has the option to make a decision on rematches for Semi Final and Final drawn games
  • Starting spawn points for all games will be automatically allocated by the system
  • Games cannot be replayed unless an issue with the set up causes a problem. Unfortunately we will be unable to restart games due to disconnections or PC crashes

Map Pool

  • Arctic Region
  • Fisherman’s Bay
  • Himmelsdorf
  • South Coast
  • Airfield

Casters

Official casters will be stated before any tournament starts on the forum by BUMP. If an official caster requests entrance to a game then they must be invited.

Replays

Replays must be provided by the teams from the quarter final onwards, any other replays are always welcome. Details will be provided on where to send these closer to the time, but they can also be uploaded to the related section of the forums.

How to get to the game

Teams are automatically invited into games 10 min before the stated time.  Check out this great guide to see how it works.

Looking for team members?

Check the special forum to find more people looking to form a team.

Good luck and have fun, Commanders!

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