Tue. Sep 27th, 2022


Enviornment Kings Season 9 begins on February 2 Feather 9 a.m. PT/18:00 CET and each Wednesday Might 4, The occasion options streamers combating for his or her half in a collection of three+0 blitz arenas and knockout tournaments. $45,000 prize cash And the crown of Enviornment King.

The highest 16 gamers from every Weekly Enviornment Event advance to the knockout stage beginning 10 minutes after the sphere with extra prizes. Like earlier editions, this season may have devoted Chess960 arenas throughout particular weeks.

Any Chess.com member can play within the occasion, with streamers eligible to win money prizes.


broadcast

Enviornment Kings season 9 is broadcast dwell with professional commentary Chess.com/TV, It’s also possible to watch the present on our official Twitch channel or take pleasure in all of our dwell broadcasts at YouTube.com/ChesscomLive.

draft

Enviornment Kings have weekly arenas adopted by knockout occasions. A championship qualifier and a championship ultimate happen within the ultimate week of the season. Beneath you’ll be able to see the format for every occasion:

weekly arenas

knockout occasion

  • The highest 16 streamers from every area advance to the knockout occasion and are re-seeded in line with their blitz rankings.
  • Gamers compete in best-of-three matches till the semi-finals, with the ultimate being a best-of-five match.
  • Timing Management 3+0 . Is
  • 1+1 bullet recreation, if vital, breaks ties with alternate colours from the earlier recreation
  • Stay broadcast on Twitch.television/chess and YouTube.com/ChesscomLive
  • Gamers collaborating within the knockout stage broadcast their participation

Enviornment Kings Championship Qualifiers

  • Streamers who accumulate a minimum of 10 Enviornment Factors all through the season can play within the Enviornment Kings Championship Qualifier (learn concerning the level system under).
  • Qualifiers final for 2 hours
  • Timing Management 3+0 . Is
  • The highest 16 streamers from the Enviornment Kings Championship Qualifier superior to the Championship Finals, a knockout occasion.
  • 1+1 bullet recreation, if vital, breaks ties with alternate colours from the earlier recreation
  • Stay broadcast on Twitch.television/chess and YouTube.com/ChesscomLive
  • Gamers collaborating within the Enviornment Kings Championship Qualifier broadcast their participation from two cameras

championship ultimate

  • The highest 16 gamers from the Enviornment Kings Championship Qualifier superior to the Championship Finals, a knockout occasion.
  • Gamers are re-seeded in line with their blitz score
  • Gamers compete in best-of-five matches
  • Timing Management 3+0 . Is
  • 1+1 bullet recreation, if vital, breaks ties with alternate colours from the earlier recreation
  • Stay broadcast on Twitch.television/chess and YouTube.com/ChesscomLive
  • Gamers collaborating within the championship ultimate broadcast their participation by two cameras

Arena Kings Season 9 Championship Format

Prize

The prize cash for Enviornment Kings Season 9 is $45,000, divided as follows:

Weekly Enviornment Rewards Fund: $600

  • U1400: $100
  • U1600: $100
  • U1800: $100
  • U2000: $100
  • U2200: $100
  • Streamer Rewards: $100

Weekly Knockout Prize Fund: $2,050

  • First: $500
  • Second: $350
  • Third-fourth: $200
  • Fifth-Eighth: $100
  • Ninth-Sixteenth: $50

Enviornment Kings Championship Qualifier: $600

  • U1400: $100
  • U1600: $100
  • U1800: $100
  • U2000: $100
  • U2200: $100
  • Streamer Rewards: $100

Championship Last Prize Fund: $12,600

  • First: $3,500
  • Second: $2,000
  • Third-fourth: $1,250
  • Fifth-Eighth: $650
  • Ninth-Sixteenth: $250

If a participant is eligible for multiple award in a given week (reminiscent of tenth place and U1800), they obtain each prizes. If a participant advances to the semifinal stage of the knockout occasion or just advances the upper prize and the under-prize is reassigned to the subsequent eligible participant.

Arena Kings Season 9 Awards

Schedule

  • Common Arenas: Wednesdays at 9 a.m. PST/18:00 CET, February 2-April 27
  • Chess960 Arenas: Wednesdays at 9 a.m. PST/18:00 CET, March 2 and April 6
  • Knockout Occasions: Ten minutes after every weekly subject
  • Enviornment Kings Championship Qualifiers: Might 4 at 9 a.m. PST/18:00 CET
  • Championship ultimate: ten minutes after the qualifiers

*There was no spherical on Sixteenth March.

Streaming and Id Necessities

Enviornment Kings Season 9 is open to all Chess.com members. Individuals should stream their participation and meet All The necessities under to be eligible for the award:

all streamers

  • Gamers should stream their video games with the digital camera seen on the board and stream, and their video and audio have to be clear
  • Verbal remark and/or chat participation is required. We’re particularly discouraging gamers from streaming solely to be eligible for rewards whereas not offering any streaming “worth”.
  • Nameless gamers can’t earn rewards. All accounts have to be labeled with the participant Actual Identify
  • All gamers should play utilizing accounts that precisely mirror their enjoying energy as measured by rankings.
  • All types of score manipulation are towards the location guidelines.
  • “Streaming” accounts have to be accredited by staff. Notice that multi-accounting is towards our Phrases of Service, so if an account will not be accredited by our staff, it could grow to be grounds for us to shut the account and cancel any outcomes or rewards accrued.
  • Participant should stream a minimum of 100 minutes after the occasion
  • Gamers reaching the knockout stage should arrange a second visual view digital camera on the stream
  • Not more than 3 quick attracts are allowed per enviornment, particularly on the finish of the arenas. We count on gamers to play usually always.

twitch streamer

  • Streamers have to be a minimum of a Twitch affiliate to be eligible for rewards
  • Gamers may be simply recognized on Twitch by itemizing their streams within the “Chess” class.
  • All streams will need to have “!arenakings” within the stream title
  • Streamers should save their VODs for a minimum of 14 days in order that workers can evaluation them after the sphere
  • Streamers have to hyperlink their Twitch account to Chess.com

youtube streamer

  • The streamer will need to have a minimum of 100 subscribers on YouTube.
  • streamer important Electronic mail Chess.com (title@chess.com), with their YouTube channel URL each week earlier than the beginning of the sector

    • Gamers who electronic mail the sector after the 15-minute mark won’t be eligible for rewards or factors

  • All streams will need to have “Enviornment Kings” within the stream title.
  • All streamers should save their VODs for a minimum of 14 days in order that workers can evaluation them after the sphere.

By collaborating in Enviornment Kings, streamers agree that Chess.com might use Content material for mashups/highlights (will at all times seek advice from the unique channel and supply) and Chess.com commentary to point out dwell look-ins of a participant’s stream Additionally permits broadcasting. through the incident.

Enviornment Kings Championship Qualifiers

The Enviornment Kings Championship Qualifier operates on a point-based system. Streamers accumulate factors all through the season and are required to build up a minimum of 10 factors to play within the qualifiers. The record under explains methods to earn factors:

  • 1st: 10 factors
  • second: 7
  • Third-4th: 5
  • Fifth-Eighth: 3
  • 9-Sixteenth: 2
  • Seventeenth-32th: 1
  • Streaming: 1
  • Win any prize: 2

Arena Kings Season 9 Issue

End result

We’ll publish the Enviornment Kings Season 9 leads to a separate article.

methods to take part

To play within the occasion it’s essential to observe the steps under:

  1. go to our play web page
  2. Click on the “Tournaments” button within the sidebar
  3. Discover the Enviornment Kings occasion you wish to attend and click on on it
  4. Click on the “Be a part of” button. Notice that it is possible for you to to attend the occasion a minimum of one hour earlier than it begins.



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