THIS evening on Twitter, Order announced they will be hosting the first Oceanic (OCE) TFT (Teamfight Tactics) Fates Regional Series for 2021. The series will feature a new competitive format, from January to March 2021, with multiple pathways for players to qualify for the OCE Regional Final. Registrations for the first open qualifier event are open now.
For those not familiar with Teamfight Tactics, it is an auto-battler game created by Riot Games. Initially launched in 2019, the game currently has an active player base of over 33 million gamers across PC and mobile each month. The Oceanic Regional Series hosted by Order will pit OCE’s best players against each other for prize money and a place at the next TFT Worlds event.
Regional Qualifier Events
There will be three qualifier events. A prize pool of $3500 will be up for grabs at Qualifier 1 and Qualifier 2!
As detailed in the official press release from Order, each regional qualifier series will have multiple pathways for players to gain entry to the event.
Players can qualify from:
- The proceeding qualifier event (excluding Qualifier 1)
- Weekly TFT ladder snapshots
- Open qualifier brackets
The weekly Oceanic ladder snapshots begin from January 6 (from 12:01 AM AEST to be precise). The first open qualifier is this Sunday, January 10, and registrations are open now.
Oceanic TFT Fates Regional Finals
A prize pool of $6500 will be available at the regional finals, with the winner also qualifying for the next TFT World Finals event.
Players can qualify for the Oceanic TFT Fates Regional Series Finals via four pathways.
- 16 players from the TFT ladder snapshots
- 8 players with the best overall performance averaged over Qualifier 1 and Qualifier 2
- 4 players who were the winners of Qualifier 2
- 4 players who were the winners from the Last Chance Qualifier event
Here is the list of dates to put in your calendar now
Regional Qualifier Series
- Qualifier 1: January 15-17
- Qualifier 2: February 5-7
Last Chance Event
- Last Chance Open Qualifier: March 1-7
- OCE Regional Final: March 11-14
More information with all open qualifier dates will be publicly available soon. The Regional Finals in March will be broadcast on both the Order and RiotGamesOCE Twitch accounts.
With a total prize pool of $13500, the region’s best players will be in full force to earn their place at the next TFT Worlds event. If you would like more information about the Oceanic TFT Fates Regional Series for 2021, the first open qualifier’s full rule set is available online. Players must also join the TFTxORD Discord Server to participate.