Rules for CS:GO

 General

Game: Counter-Strike Global Offensive

Method: 5-Men Team (5v5)

Eligibility: 16 Years Old and Above

Admission: Free

Players’ Nationality: Singaporean and Singapore Permanent Resident only

Overview

Match: 30 Rounds

Round Time: 1min 55sec

Bomb Time: 40sec

Start Money: 800

Sides: No switching sides except for half-time

Details

After the first 15 rounds, the game reaches halftime and the two teams will switch sides.

The first team to score 16 points wins the game.

If both teams score a total of 15 points by the end of the 30th round, the match will end in a tie. And a overtime *match will be played to determine the winner.

*For the start of the overtime teams will stay on the side which they played the previous half on, during half-time sites will be swapped. Teams will continue to play overtimes until a winner has been found .

Map

Nuke, Dust2, Inferno, Mirage, Cache, Overpass, Cbble

Elimination Round Format

In case of Best-of-One matches, both teams remove maps alternatively until one map is left which will be

played. The team with the lower seeding has to start to remove the first map. A knife-round will be played to

decide starting sides.

Best Of 3 Matches

In case of Best-of-Three matches, both teams remove one map alternatively, after that each team will pick

one map. The team with the lower seeding has to start to remove the first map. To decide the last maps both

teams once again remove one map alternatively, the last map will be used as third map if needed. A

knife-round will be played to decide starting sides on all maps.

Voice Program

Official Voice Program – Skype / Discord

Account

Player will use their steam account, but status is to be set to “Busy”

Misconduct

If a player of a team commit any inappropriate behaviour during the event, the referee may take disciplinary action against the team which can include a warning, forfeit or expulsion.

When any player(s) of a team uses any settings/bot/hack/programs that exceeded the basic settings of the game or client manipulation, the EMPIRE may issue the team a forfeit.

Clan / Player

No Multi-clan, a player may only play in ONE team.

At most 2 substitutes. Substitutes may not be member of another team or have played a game for another team within the same or a higher stage of the competition

Disconnection / Usage of Pause Function

If a player drops before the first kill in the first round of a half, then the half will be restarted.

If a player drops after the first skill have been made, the match will be paused for up a maximum of 10 mins.

Team will be given 1 min for each pause to refocus and reorganize their strategies.

In the situation below, relevant matches shall be voided and re-match shall be conducted

  • Case of unidentified bugs or unintentional occurrences of bugs
  • Win/Loss is impossible to be decide by the progress of the match

*All disconnection or usage of pause is to be reported to the EMPIRE immediately*

Rules

When match rules are revised because of specific circumstances, the EMPIRE has the obligation to announce revisions via website or any other viable sources.

-This regulation applies to “ASUS ROG Masters 2017 – Singapore Qualifier” and may be altered in the following cases:

  1. Rules are subjected to change after release of new patches
  2. Upon discovery of other unreasonable factors
  3. In any occasion that a team will qualify in the top 4, only 1 team manager/analyst will be allowed to escort the team.
  4. Any provisional rules that is not mentioned here will be referred to the ESL Official Rulebook


Rules for DOTA 2

 General

Game: Dota 2

Method: 5-Men Team (5v5)

Eligibility: 16 Years Old and Above

Admission: Free

Players’ Nationality: Singaporean and Singapore Permanent Resident only

Overview

Version: Tournament

Game Mode: Captains Mode

Password: Provided by EMPIRE

Enable Cheats: No

All Chat: No

BOT: No

Server: Singapore/SEA

Spectators: Chosen by the referee

Broadcasting & Observing: Enable

Delay: 2 Mins

Details

Every game is hosted by a member of the EMPIRE.

The teams receive the password about 15 minutes before the match time from the official Voice Program .

At least one member of each team has to be present at the time to communicate with the opponents and administration.

Password are not allowed to be passed to anyone but the other members of his team and the substitutes for the match.

Map

Tournament Version

Elimination Round Format

In case of Best-of-One matches, selection priority is decided by a coin-toss done by the EMPIRE.

Best Of 3 Matches

In case of Best-of-Three matches, selection priority of the FIRST GAME is decided by a coin-toss done by the EMPIRE. If there is a second game, the OTHER team will get selection priority. The same process is repeated with a NEW coin-toss for third game and so forth.

Voice Program

Official Voice Program – Skype / Discord

Account

Player will use their steam account, but status is to be set to “Busy”

Picks & Bans

The hero pool always consists of all heroes the game mode allow. The game MUST NOT be paused during the drafting stage, unless a drafter disconnects.

Misconduct

If a player of a team commit any inappropriate behaviour during the event, the referee may take disciplinary action against the team which can include a warning, forfeit or expulsion.

When any player(s) of a team uses any settings/bot/hack/programs that exceeded the basic settings of the game or client manipulation, the EMPIRE may issue the team a forfeit.

Clan / Player

No Multi-clan, a player may only play in ONE team.

At most 2 substitutes. Substitutes may not be member of another team or have played a game for another team within the same or a higher stage of the competition

Disconnection / Usage of Pause Function

If a player drops/disconnects, the match will be paused for up a maximum of 10 mins.

Team will be given 1 min for each pause to refocus and reorganize their strategies.

In the situation below, relevant matches shall be voided and re-match shall be conducted

  • Case of unidentified bugs or unintentional occurrences of bugs
  • Win/Loss is impossible to be decide by the progress of the match

*All disconnection or usage of pause is to be reported to the EMPIRE immediately*

Rules

When match rules are revised because of specific circumstances, the EMPIRE has the obligation to announce revisions via website or any other viable sources.

-This regulation applies to “ASUS ROG Masters 2017 – Singapore Qualifier” and may be altered in the following cases:

  1. Rules are subjected to change after release of new patches
  2. Upon discovery of other unreasonable factors
  3. In any occasion that a team will qualify in the top 4, only 1 team manager/analyst will be allowed to escort the team.