The Copenhagen Games Esport Festival has officially announced their prize pool, tournament format, sign-ups, and rentals for this year's Team Fortress 2 LAN tournament.
The LAN will take place from Wednesday, April 8th to Saturday, April 11th, at Lokomotivværkstedet in Copenhagen; the same venue location as last year's event, as confirmed earlier by the event organizers.
The €10.000 prizepool and gaming peripherals for the featured 6v6 tournament are similar to the previous event and generously provided by European gaming hardware & accessories manufacturer L33T-Gaming.
The prizepool breakdown is as follows:
- €5.000 + 6x L33T-Gaming Megingjörd (Full-Mechanical Gaming Keyboard)
- €2.500 + 6x L33T-Gaming Gjallarhorn (Gaming Headset)
- €1.250 + 6x L33T-Gaming Tyrfing (Gaming Mouse)
Unlike the previous two years, this time there will not be any Highlander, and the event only feature the 6v6 gamemode using the ETF2L Season 25 map pool. The signed-up teams will be separated in Invite and Open groups and play in a round-robin stage starting on Thursday, before moving on to the playoffs stage where teams will move onto a double elimination bracket.
The number of teams that can sign up on the Toornament page is capped at 32 and split in:
- 6v6 Invite: 6/8 teams & sign-ups open until March 1st.
- 6v6 Open: 24 teams & sign-ups open until April 1st.
For teams that do not make it to the playoffs, there will be a B-tournament that Friday, with details and sign-ups available at the event.
The official thread for Copenhagen Games 2020 TF2 LAN discussion can be found on the teamfortress.tv forums here, where more updates & info will be posted by their staff as well as in the LAN discord.