OpTic Gaming has officially entered Gears eSports, announcing they have picked up the recent MLG North American Open champions.
How to get the “Nerd Angles” Weapon Skin
Want to get your hands on the never-seen-before "Nerd Angles" weapon skin in Gears of War: Ultimate Edition? Find out how below!
For a limited time only, you can get your very own "Nerd Angles" weapon skin for Gears of War: Ultimate Edition by playing on the MLG Launch Invitational Ladder on GameBattles.com! All you need to do is complete 3 matches on the ladder, win or lose, any time before 11:59 EDT on September 5, 2016. The Xbox Gamertag you use to play the matches will then be automatically awarded with the weapon skin by September 13.
Don't have a full team of 4, or want to find the people to form a new one? Simply join the Official Gears of War Discord chat, and use the "Player-Finder" channel to find other players looking to compete! You can use Discord on the web or on your phone via the Discord app by going here: https://discord.gg/gearsofwar.
The MLG Launch Invitational Ladders allow you to earn Gears Pro Points, which are used to qualify teams and players for the Gears of War 4 MLG Launch Invitational on October 22nd and 23rd. Teams that qualify will be awarded with free travel to the event, and qualification is open to all regions around the world! See below for links to the ladder in your region.
North America Ladder (USA & Canada): http://gamebattles.majorleaguegaming.com/xboxone/gears-of-war-ultimate-edition/ladder/na-launch-invitational
Latin America Ladder (Mexico, Brazil, Latin America, South America): http://gamebattles.majorleaguegaming.com/xboxone/gears-of-war-ultimate-edition/ladder/la-launch-invitational
European Ladder (All countries in Europe): http://gamebattles.majorleaguegaming.com/xboxone/gears-of-war-ultimate-edition/ladder/eu-launch-invitational
Asia-Pacific/ANZ Ladder (Australia, New Zealand, Asia): http://gamebattles.majorleaguegaming.com/xboxone/gears-of-war-ultimate-edition/ladder/oce-launch-invitational