UBC Cup 2018

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UBC eSports Association presents: UBC Cup, an annual massive tournament for League of Legends, DOTA 2, Hearthstone, CS:GO, Overwatch, Smash, Starcraft II and Pokemon. UBC Cup is open to everyone in the area, not just UBC students! Please note that different events will be taking place at different dates and times. Read below for further information.

Don’t want to play? Sit back, cheer on your friends, and enjoy the games which will be streamed and casted on Twitch! Please read each game’s specific details below to find out how you can make the most out of February and March!

If you have any questions, please post related tournament inquiries on the event page or message our Facebook page.


Payment Info:
All registration payments (except OW) can be made to:

Please include: which game you’re paying for, team name, team members included, and captain’s contact info. If you plan to pay by cash, please ensure you sign up early so we can arrange a meeting for payment.



Online Qualifiers: Feb 24th, 25th, March 3rd, 4th at 5:00pm
LAN Playoffs: March 10th at 10:00am at Wangyu Cyber Cafe (8555 Sea Island Way, Richmond, BC)

Entry fee: $10 per UBCeA member, $15 per non-UBCeA member

Prizing (Additional prizing via pot bonus): more TBA
1st – 60%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%

Team Registration Form:

Free Agent Registration Sheet:

Rules and Details:
Teams can be up to 7 players large (5 starters and 2 subs).

Qualifier Stage: Teams will go through a single elimination, BO1 bracket on each registered qualifier day, provided they have not already qualified. Two teams will advance from each qualifier, with eight teams advancing in total.

LAN Playoffs: LCS playoffs style single elimination best of 3.

The rules in full can be viewed through the link below:

Registration and Payment Deadline: Feb 22nd at 11:59PM



Online Qualifier: Feb 17th at 11:30am
LAN Playoffs: Feb 18th (Top 4 LAN) at 11:30am at The Nest: Room 2132 (6133 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC)

Entry fee: $10 per UBCeA member, $15 per non-UBCeA member

1st – 60%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%

Registration Form:

Free Agent Signup:

Rules and Details:
Top 4 teams from BO1 double elimination qualifiers will move on to play in the BO3 Single Elimination LAN on February 18th. One sub allowed per team (Sub MUST be signed up with team to be able to play). Both days begin at 11:30am; Being late +15 minutes will result in automatic forfeit.

Signup and Payment Deadline: Feb 15th at 11:59PM



** Please see below for the Hearthstone page for UBC Cup. **



Date: March 25th
Location: The Nest Great Hall (2nd floor; 6133 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC)
Time: 8:30am – setup, 10:00am – start

Entry fee: $40 per person

1st – 60%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%

Team Registration Form: Coming Soon!

Rules & Format:
This will be a Bring Your Own Computer (BYOC) event. Tentatively capped at 8 teams, there will be two groups of 4 with Bo1s, with the top two teams from each group advancing to semis. The semis and finals will be Bo3.

Registration and Payment Deadline: March 17th at 11:59PM



Groups stage day 1: Feb 17th at 1:00pm (online)
Groups stage day 2: Feb 18th at 1:00pm (online)
LAN Playoffs: Feb 25th at 1:00pm at The Nest: Room 2132 (6133 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC)

Entry fee: $60 per team

1st – 60%
2nd – 25%
3rd – 15%

Team Registration Form:

Free Agent Registration Form:

Rules & Format:
The tournament will consist of single round robin, BO3s for groups stage (played online). The top 4 teams will proceed to playoffs. Playoffs are BO3, finals are BO5.
Please ensure that you are able to play on all the dates listed above. You must form a team of at least 6 people before signing up. You can have up to 2 subs for your team. If you do not have a team, or if your team needs players, check the Free Agents sheet down below. People without a team can put their details down and teams looking for players can contact them.
If there are 6 or more free agents without a team after the sign-up deadline has passed tournament admins will try and create a team for them but we highly urge players to try and form your own teams.

Online: Send the fees to justin.mackey99@gmail.com. Please ensure that you mark it as UBC Cup payment
In-person: PM Natdanai Vootivakinskul to arrange a meeting for payment



** Please see below for the Smash page for UBC Cup. **



Date: tbd.
Location: The Nest: Room 2132 (6133 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC)
Time: 10:30am – doors open, 11:30am – round 1 of the Swiss group seeding stage begins.

Entry fee: $10 per UBCeA members, $15 per non-member

1st – 60%
2nd – 30%
3rd – 10%

StarCraft II Pot Bonus:

Registration Form:

The tournament will start with a Swiss group stage for seeding and conclude with a Bo3 double elimination with a Bo5 finals. You are welcome to bring your own peripherals.



** Please see below for the Pokemon page for UBC Cup. **

February 17 2018


Start: February 17, 2018
End: March 25, 2018
Cost: $15
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