apply to host a Tournament

Interested in running an event for Gears of War 4? Awesome! Which of the two types of events below are you looking to run? Please keep in mind that all Gears of War events are subject to approval by The Coalition.


Community Event
  • Non-sanctioned Gears eSports Events
  • May be online or live (LAN) events
  • Must be under $20,000 USD in total prizing for a single event, and under $30,000 in total prizing over a 12-month period (includes prize money, prizes, travel/accommodations, etc.)
  • No Gears Pro Points awarded

Click here for the Community Event License


Sanctioned Event
  • Meets specific prizing and quality requirements 
  • Must be done in a live environment (LAN)
  • Gears Pro Points potentially awarded
  • May be supported by Gears eSports and/or Gears of War Channels
  • Potential for an Official Pro Circuit stop

 Click here for the Sanctioned Event License

 Click here for official Gears eSports Branding Packages.

Disclaimer: The Coalition may revoke a tournament operator’s right to operate a Gears of War event based on Code of Conduct violations, poor player conditions, or a poor representation of the Gears of War brand. This applies to both Community and Sanctioned events.