Microsoft Store / Gears 4 Local Pro Points Tournament

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The Coalition and Microsoft Stores are proud to announce the return of Gears of War 4 tournaments across retail stores in North America!

 

Sign up as an individual ("free agent"), with a few friends, or as a team of five and show up to play Gears of War 4 against others and compete for prizes including Gears Esports Packs and MLG Pro Points. You don’t have to be a pro – simply bring your friends, have fun and enjoy playing Gears of War 4 at a local environment!

 

Participating Stores: (Participating tournament dates in parenthesis)

 

Tournament Dates and Start Times

  • Saturday, May 27, 2017, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM local time
  • Tournament starts at 5:00 PM, be sure to arrive 15-30 minutes early

 

Registration

Register for the upcoming event by using the below linked form any time until the start of the Tournament (or show up on the day of).

 

http://aka.ms/msstoregears. You must register to compete in this event.

 

Please ensure everyone on your team registers with their Xbox Live Gamertags and MLG GameBattles accounts, as these will be required to award Gears Pro Points and Esports Packs).

 

How to Play

  1. Find four other friends play Gears of War 4 with, or register/attend as an individual! You can use the official Discord chat to find new players and friends.
  2. Register for the event at your local retail store using the below form, or at http://aka.ms/msstoregears(Please include your team's Xbox Live Gamertags and MLG GameBattles accounts, as these will be required to award Gears Pro Points)
  3. Show up to your local store 15-30 minute prior to Event Start ready to play.
  4. Play in a 5v5, Best of 1, single elimination competition on Gears of War 4’s game mode Escalation. Read the official Handbook here and official Program rules.

 

Prizes

First Place: 250 Gears Pro Points per player on the winning team, plus two Esports Packs for each player

Second Place: 150 Gears Pro Points per player, plus an Esports Pack for each player

Third and Fourth Place: 100 Gears Pro Points per player

We will also be raffling out swag items as prizes, courtesy of HyperX

 

We welcome all amateur and pro players at these events and hope you enjoy playing Gears of War 4 at participating Microsoft Stores! Questions? Contact MRSGaming@microsoft.com or use the #help channel on our official Discord chat server.