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Shutdown Showdown

Apex Legends Charity Tournament | Stay home and game to fight against the spread of COVID-19
#shutdownshowdown
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Gamers!  As we continue to spend time inside to protect ourselves and others from the spread of COVID-19, we invite you to join us and participate in our Apex Legends custom server event.
40% of each registrant’s fee will be donated to No Kid Hungry, to ensure millions of kids get the meals they need — during school closures and all year long.
Stay home and compete for your chance to win loot and prizes!

TOURNAMENT STRUCTURE AND FORMAT

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Shutdown Showdown is an open event welcoming all competitors!
Accrue points by elimination and placing across three heats each week. Points will be awarded at the end of each week, totaling a cumulative score to seed the Shutdown Showdown finals. All matches will be played on Apex Legends custom servers. Custom server IDs will be provided via the UGC Esports platform.
Up to 80 teams will advance to the finals, which will be played on April 28. The event finals will see a single heat, double-elimination bracket, with the top ten teams from each group advancing into the next stage. Once only 20 teams remain, a single-heat grand final will be played to determine the Shutdown Showdown champion.

Note: The age limit for this event is 13. Participants aged 13-17 will have to submit a signed parental consent form to UGC.

Tune-in every Tuesday to watch live!


PRIZING

We’ve teamed up with some amazing partners to bring you LOOT, SWAG, and GEAR! Every week we will be giving away Mystery Packs, filled with gaming gear, snacks, and other fun prizes to elevate your stay-at-home play.
WEEK ONE:
  • 1st Place, Gratsy Prize Pack $60 value of Apex Coins
WEEK TWO:
  • 1st Place, Sneak Prize Pack: T-shirt, Energy Formula Tub, Shaker Bottle
WEEK THREE: TBA

 

WEEK FOUR: TBA

 

WEEK FIVE (FINALS): MORE TBA
  • Three (3) DXRacer Gaming Chairs 
  • $300 Cash Purse

Note* Week Five prizing distribution will be determined prior to the day of the event finals on April 28.

Check back every week to see what prizes you can win.

WAYS TO WIN

Players can register their team by purchasing an event pass for $30.00 USD. This fee allows one team of three players  to compete in every weekly event as well as the finals.
Users who have purchased an event pass are then able to add teammates to complete their roster.
Entering solo? No worries. Find teammates using the recruiting channel in our Discord server.
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OUR PARTNERS

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For more prevention tips and updates, please visit the CDC's Website for more information.