Universal Open: Gale Force wins Rocket League’s first high-profile 2v2 tournament

The Universal Open 2v2 tournament came to a conclusion last night, as Gale Force Esports defeated Method 4-2 in the Grand Finals (which were televised on NBCSN) to claim victory in Rocket League's first high-profile 2v2 tournament. Here's a look at the winner's bracket of the tournament. Gale Force defeated Method 4-2 in the Grand … Continue reading Universal Open: Gale Force wins Rocket League’s first high-profile 2v2 tournament

Recapping the week of 8/14/17 – 8/18/17: Pro Rivalry, ASTRONAUTS, Gfinity, and Nexus

With qualifying for the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) underway, weekly and monthly community tournaments start to have more and more value. Not only will these tournaments be factored into seeding for the RLCS qualifier play-in, but established teams and bubble teams alike will get the chance to practice against high-level competition. There was plenty … Continue reading Recapping the week of 8/14/17 – 8/18/17: Pro Rivalry, ASTRONAUTS, Gfinity, and Nexus

Universal Open: Fibeon Esports and SizzleUrCob advance to Grand Finals

After yesterday's exciting Midwest Regional, expectations were high for today's Universal Open 2v2 West Regional. The final two spots in the Grand Finals were up for grabs, and this regional had the potential to be the most competitive - between SizzleUrCob, Fibeon, and SetToDestroyX, there were three teams more than capable of claiming one of … Continue reading Universal Open: Fibeon Esports and SizzleUrCob advance to Grand Finals

First 32 European teams qualify for RLCS play-in

The first European Open Qualifier for the fourth season of Psyonix's Rocket League Championship Series went about as expected, as teams with big name players breezed past the competition and advanced to the next round of qualifications. Notable names among the teams that qualified today are Gale Force Esports, The Leftovers, Mock-it Esports, Frontline, Excel, … Continue reading First 32 European teams qualify for RLCS play-in

Universal Open: West Regional action will send final two teams to Santa Anna

Up to this point, we've had 14 teams qualify for the Grand Finals of the Universal Open 2v2 tournament. G2-A (Rizzo and JKnaps) and G2-B (Kronovi and Jahzo) qualified through the East Regional, while Cloud 9 (Squishy and Torment) and Ambition Esports (PrimeThunder and Wonder) advanced with their play in the Northeast Regional. Yesterday, DapG … Continue reading Universal Open: West Regional action will send final two teams to Santa Anna

Previewing the European RLCS Season 4 Open Qualifier

Yesterday it was North America; today, it's Europe. With the RLCS Season 4 Open Qualifiers kicking off today, here's a look at the top European teams according to our Elo ratings. FlipSid3 Tactics and Team EnVyUs received auto-qualification bids after Season 3 (FlipSid3 finished as one of the top-two teams in Europe, while Team EnVyUs … Continue reading Previewing the European RLCS Season 4 Open Qualifier

First 32 North American teams qualify for RLCS play-in

The first North American Open Qualifier for the fourth season of Psyonix's Rocket League Championship Series went about as expected, as teams with big name players breezed past the competition and advanced to the next round of qualifications. Notable names among the teams that qualified today are Cloud 9 and G2 Esports, as both teams … Continue reading First 32 North American teams qualify for RLCS play-in

Universal Open: DapG and Splyce qualify for grand finals

While the first group of North American teams duked it out in an Open Qualifier to advance to the next round of Rocket League Championship Series qualifications, other professional players were competing in the Universal 2v2 Open. The Universal Open (which is NBC's first foray into esports) has had ongoing qualifiers for the past couple … Continue reading Universal Open: DapG and Splyce qualify for grand finals