Press Release

CSL and Bethesda Present the Quake Collegiate Championship!

CSL is happy to announce our partnership with Bethesda to bring you the official Quake Collegiate Championship! This summer we’re set to bring the exciting 2v2 format to the collegiate space. Quake was the first real esport and the release of Quake: Champions is going to provide a huge boost to the franchise’s community, and we are thrilled to be a part of it.

This year’s competitive season will feature a $100,000 prize pool and a trip to Quakecon for the finalists. Full details are below:

2v2 League -- Summer 2018

Registration will open May 1 and will be free to enter. Teams must consist of 2 players from the same university and must satisfy general CSL eligibility requirements (full time student status in good academic standing). The league will then begin in June and run through July. The top 2 teams from the league will earn an all expense paid trip to QuakeCon 2018 in August to play LIVE for the championship!

Overall Schedule

Registration Opens May 1

Registration Close May 30

Week 1 - June 2

Week 2 - June 9

Week 3 - June 16

Week 4 - June 23

Week 5 - June 30

Week 6 - July 7

Week 7 - July 14

PLAYOFF Week 1 (Ro64, Ro32, Ro16) - July 21

PLAYOFF Week 2 (Ro8, Ro4) - July 28

Finals @ QuakeCon - August 9-10

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Excited? We are, too!

Get ready for a year of awesome Quake: Champions! We hope that you’re as excited as we are to kick off the season. Stay tuned for a detailed ruleset and registration which will open within  the next two weeks. In the meantime, make sure to follow us @cstarleague on Twitter or reach out to us at [email protected] for more information!


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