OFFICIAL Capsgaming Showcase - Season 5 - North America - Dates & info

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    Welcome to the Capsgaming Showcase - Season 5

    Here is the official Rulebook for this event
    https://www.leaguegaming.com/capsgaming/CG S5 Caps Gaming Showcase Rulebook.pdf

    Here is the legal rules and eligibility
    http://www.leaguegaming.com/capsgaming/capsgaming_s5_showcase_rules_and_eligibility.pdf

    Key points about this event
    • The event is North America Only.
    • The prize pool for NA has been increased to $15,000usd
    • This event will have a live LAN finals @ District E - Sat March 30th.
    • This event will have a contenders division

    Event Eligibility
    • Players must live in either: Canada or USA
    • ALL Players must be 18+ as of Jan 31st 2024
    • NHL 24 (Next Gen). This event is cross play.
    • If you are a Canadian citizen and playing for a top team make sure you have a valid passport for March :eyes:
    Event Dates

    This event is switching to the Wed/Thrs esports format. You will play one BO3 series vs a team each night. All game times are defaulted at 21:00 Eastern.

    • Series 1 - Wed Jan 31
    • Series 2 - Thrs Feb 1
    • Series 3 - Wed Feb 7
    • Series 4 - Thrs Feb 8
    • Series 5 - Wed Feb 14
    • Series 6 - Thrs Feb 15
    • Series 7 - Wed Feb 21
    • Series 8 - Thrs Feb 22
    • Series 9 - Wed Feb 28
    • Series 10 - Thrs Feb 29 (leap year)
    • Playoffs Round 1 - Wed Mar 6 - BO5
    • Playoffs Round 2 - Thrs Mar 7 - BO5
    • Playoffs Round 3 - Wed Mar 13 - BO5
    • Playoffs Semis - TBA
    • Playoffs - Finals TBA - Live @ District E Saturday March 30th

    Event Format
    • Swiss Style. Each week in the regular season you will match-up vs a similarly skilled team to play a best of 3 series. (10 matchups)
    • The top 32 teams make the playoffs. This event is Pick your opponent for playoffs. Highest seed picks their opponent down til all matchups are made.
    • The playoffs are BO5. Semi's and finals TBA
    Changes from previous events
    • Playoffs are pick your opponent.
    • Event is NA only
    • Prize pool for NA raised to $15k
    • Contenders division added
    All other questions please post below!
     
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    When is the cut off date to put a team in ??
     
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    No cutoff. But when we run the scheduler, if you don't have 6 players on your roster you simply won't get scheduled for that game night.

    So you can jump in at any point or event skip a game night.
     
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    Ok I sign up have a GM all ready just new to this how do I add him ??
     
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